ASHLEY GLOBAL RETAIL CUTS RIBBON ON TAMPA FACILITY

Ashley Global Retail, the marketing, sales and e-commerce arm of Ashley FurnitureInds., staged a ribbon-cutting and open house Monday at its new facility in the historic Ybor City district of Tampa, Fla.

The event attracted several state and local government officials and hundreds of other business leaders and guests. Shown cutting the ribbon are, from left, Ashley FurnitureInds. Chairman Ron Wanek, Florida Gov. Rick Scott, Ashley President and CEO Todd Wanek, and Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn.