Solutions for Manufacturers

Classic can provide a customized package of services for manufacturers of home goods...

Classic Design Services has a proven track record of providing a total logistics package of warehousing, delivery, and installation of new furniture into consumer's homes across the country. Just ask Drexel, Henredon, Duxiana, Sealy, and others how we extend the reach of their customer service while enabling them to minimize their own expenses.

We tailor all of our services to fit the needs of our manufacturing clients, from receiving to value added tasks that enhance the purchasing experience of your customers. Classic functions as a very important link of your supply chain. Your dedicated Customer Service Representative will work closely with your team to implement service procedures, pricing and policies that will make the delivery of your customers' goods a seamless process.

Our receiving docks can accommodate any size truck or container, and are equipped to effectively receive and inspect your goods as they arrive at the warehouse. Your freight can be opened and inspected as it comes off your carrier, or you may elect to only have pieces with visible damage opened for inspection. We receive single pieces to full trailer loads for either immediate delivery or consolidation. All items are checked against the carrier manifest, then entered into our inventory management system. If there are count exceptions or visible damage, it is noted so your assigned Customer Service Representative can let you know of issues as they arise. As an additional tracking aid, a CCTV system records all warehouse movement.

Our receivers and warehouse personnel ensure that your items remain protected throughout the duration of your storage term. Additionally, our customer service representatives will immediately notify you when goods are received, and provide shipping documentation for your records. Trust the professionals at Classic Design Services. You can rest assured that your items will be in good hands.

Our receiving hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm. It is requested that large shipments schedule a dock appointment. Our warehouse is centrally located in the Buckhead/Midtown area of Atlanta, with convenient access to Interstate 85.

Classic Design Services offers a full range of customizable storage solutions.

For short term storage of your goods, our common rack storage is suggested. Our warehouse flow and racking is configured for storing goods based on size and type. Inventory in this system tends to be scattered throughout the warehouse. If you need a consolidated storage environment, rack space can be configured to meet your needs for a small premium. For sensitive items that require some protection from temperature extremes, our temperature controlled private rooms are an ideal solution. Though available with configurable racking, the size of private rooms makes the use furniture pickers limited.

Classic warehouse personnel are available to assist with cycle counts of your inventory. Detailed, custom reporting of inventory levels and movement can be produced for your analysis. We provide a secure storage facility, with 24-hour interior and exterior video surveillance, motion detectors, controlled and monitored access, sprinklers, and fire trouble monitoring.

The customer's purchase in your showroom was just a beginning, their impression of your brand will not be complete until the goods arrive safely in their home, are unpacked and placed. Classic maintains a private fleet of clean, air-ride trucks to make that delivery for you. These trucks feature a logistical restraint system to ensure a secure environment for the transport of your goods. Your Customer Service Representative will work in tandem with Dispatch and the delivery team to make sure that your customer is served at their convenience. Scheduling, followup and en route communication from the delivery team keeps your customer in the know.

Consisting of flexible, respectful personnel, our courteous professional crews can provide local or nationwide inside delivery services for you. It is our top priority to hire only the most competent, skilled drivers. We make sure that our crews are extensively trained in the handling of your goods, executing with proven teamwork, finely honed maneuvering skills to prevent damage to furnishings, flooring and interior walls. We adhere to the highest levels of confidentiality and security, therefore we require full background checks of all of our drivers.

We understand the importance of choosing a carrier that will take proper care of your client's purchases, so we are confident that you will be pleased with our first class transit services.

Our delivery team will help your customers by attending to every detail, whether delivering one piece of furniture, or installing an entire home of fine furnishings. Our delivery team consists of skilled, experienced installers who take great care to complete each job according to your customer's satisfaction. Classic crews have been trained to respond to the needs of designers, project managers and customers. Their number one goal is to take care of a customer's needs. They offer unparalleled experience in unpacking, organizing and placing furnishings.

Classic crews have extensive experience with the assembly of new furnishings, the hanging of mirrors, the deluxing of furniture after unpacking and generally serving the customer's needs. Removal of cartons, crates and packing material from the premises is standard.

Our teams welcome the challenge of satisfying the installation needs of your customers, and are equipped to handle a variety of demanding installation tasks.

We offer a broad range of additional value added services, including:

  • Returns of declined or damaged furnishings and accessories
  • Protection of upholstery prior to delivery
  • Furniture repair and restoration
  • Trash, debris and discarded items removal
  • Internal furniture moving and staging