PR Log - Mar 11, 2013 - Kiefers.com Inc. announces they have purchased the brand Kaarskoker, which will add more products to their ChandelierParts.com website. Kaarskoker manufacturers a line of highly decorative candle covers for chandeliers and wall sconces.
The website, ChandelierParts.com, became one of the Kiefers.com earliest e-commerce websites in the mid-1990s. Today it has grown to become one of the largest chandelier parts supply houses in the nation. ChandelierParts.com previously carried portions of the Kaarskoker product line, but now will be able to offer the full line of over 120 styles of chandelier candle covers.
Kaarskoker (Dutch translation meaning “candle” and “sleeve”) are highly decorative candle cover replacement sleeves for chandelier and other lighting fixtures. April Allison launched the product line in 2008 in Seattle as a new way to replace the standard, white plastic tubes that are commonly found on chandeliers. Most of the Kaarskoker sleeve designs were inspired by alluring motifs found in architecture with custom colors and design choices by Ms. Allison. The Kaarskoker line will now be featured on the www.ChandelierParts.com website. Additionally, Kaarskoker sells it's product line through national retailers such as Amazon.com, The Home Depot, and Nordstroms.
ChandelierParts.com is just one of the specilized e-commerce websites Kiefers.com operates. It offers a full range of replacement crystal prisms, including the full Swarovski Elements lighting line. Many of the crystal prisms are imported from Europe, where they are manufactured to exacting standards as they have been for centuries. Many of the higher-quality prisms are imported from Austria, Italy, Turkey, and Germany.
Kiefers.com delivers thousands of products nationwide through it's various e-commerce web-stores. It started out as Kiefer Auction Supply in 1980 and continues today to be the leading auction supply house in the world through it's www.KieferAuctionSupply.com web-store. Kiefers.com also operates: AntiqueDealerSupply.com, The Closeout Channel, Gift Bag Warehouse, Fargo Signs, Vintage Trims, and other specialized web-stores.
In 2012, Kiefers.com Inc. acquired the assets of FRS Industries of Fargo. FRS was founded in 1885, before North Dakota was a state. The company serves the award ribbon market through distributors across the USA. It also manufactures rubber stamps, decals, signs, banners, name-badges, and award recognition products. FRS is unique in that it also prints on a wide variety of substrates such as wood, plastics, and metals.
Kiefers.com is headquartered in Fergus Falls, MN, where it has two facilities and operates additional facilities in Fargo-Moorhead and Grand Forks, ND.