2016 Scholarship Winners

DutchCrafters Announces 2016 Scholarship Winners

DutchCrafters Amish Furniture, the largest seller of Amish furniture online at www.DutchCrafters.com, announced that Michael B., Alice Long and Hunter Stafford are the 2016 winners of its Heritage Scholarship. The three high school graduates received $500 each to continue their education at the college of their choice. Award selection criteria included grade point average, a statement of financial need, and an outstanding 750-word essay on the important role that their…

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JMX Brands Makes Internet Retailer’s 2016 Second 500

For the fifth year in a row, JMX Brands was named to Internet Retailer Magazine’s Second 500, which ranks North America’s fast-growing mid-tier Web merchants. JMX Brands jumped from 903 to 870 on the list, with $7.9 million in revenues for 2015. JMX Brands also ranked 81 in the best performers score and was the 45th fastest growing e-retailer. JMX Brands, one of the largest ecommerce retailers of Amish furniture at…

DutchCrafters Announces 2016-17 Scholarship

DutchCrafters Amish Furniture, one of the largest Web retailers of Amish furniture at www.DutchCrafters.com,  is accepting applications starting March 1, 2016 for the DutchCrafters Heritage Scholarship. The deadline for applications is May 1, 2016. Information about the scholarship is available at https://www.dutchcrafters.com/heritage-scholarship. Established in 2012, the DutchCrafters Heritage Scholarship awards $500 each year to three deserving, accomplished students attending colleges across the country who draw upon their cultural heritage to…

JMX Brands Names Linse Miller Vice President for DutchCrafters

Linse Miller has been named vice president for DutchCrafters at JMX Brands, a Sarasota-based specialty online retailer. JMX Brands’ flagship brand, www.DutchCrafters.com, sells heirloom-quality, Amish furniture online and just opened a retail store in Sarasota. Miller has worked at JMX Brands since its inception in 2003. Since then, she has served in numerous roles, including supervising the company’s marketing, sales and vendor relations activities. She has been instrumental in building…

JMX Brands Announces Grand Opening of DutchCrafters Retail Store

After 12 years selling Amish-made furniture online at www.DutchCrafters.com, Sarasota-based JMX Brands has opened its first DutchCrafters retail store at 3709 N. Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota, Fla. The store showcases fine quality American-made furniture, including the Amish-made furniture JMX Brands sells online, and will celebrate its Grand Opening January 8-15, 2016. During the Grand Opening, anything purchased through the store will be 10 percent off. A $500 gift certificate will…

JMX Brands Makes Year-end Donation to All Faiths Food Bank

After a year of collecting donations, dollar by dollar, JMX Brands, a Sarasota-based specialty online retailer, has donated $1,329 to All Faiths Food Bank, which will be matched by the Joshua-Jim and Eunice Stone Foundation. During each weekly staff meeting, JMX Brands employees honor the exceptional acts of co-workers by donating a dollar and a compliment to the “kudos” box for jobs well done. The money collected is matched by…

JMX Brands Opens DutchCrafters Retail Store in Sarasota, Fla.

After 12 years selling Amish-made furniture online at www.DutchCrafters.com, Sarasota-based JMX Brands has opened its first DutchCrafters retail store at 3709 N. Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota, Fla. The store showcases fine quality American-made furniture, including the Amish-made furniture JMX Brands sells online. The DutchCrafters store offers customers the opportunity to speak face-to-face with a furniture specialist, get design advice, and compare wood types and finishes on the handpicked selection of…

JMX Brands’ Jim Miller and Jayca Pike Present at MEDA Annual Convention

JMX Brands CEO Jim Miller and Social Media Expert Jayca Pike presented “Likes, Tweets and Pins: Why Social Media Matters to Your Business” at the annual convention for Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA) in Richmond, Va., November 6, 2015. Miller and Pike provided insights from JMX Brands’ successes with social media. They offered practical steps for businesses to help build their brand, protect their reputation and leverage new opportunities. Miller…

JMX Brands’ Alex Miller Wins MEDA’s 20 Under 35 Award

JMX Brands employee Alex Miller was one of the 20 Under 35 award recipients honored at the annual convention of the Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA) on November 5, 2015 in Richmond, Va. MEDA’s 20 Under 35 award recognizes young professionals in North America who embody an entrepreneurial spirit and embrace a desire to make a difference in the world. Miller has been involved with MEDA in several ways including…

JMX Brands Names Frank Quinones Sales and Service Manager

Frank Quinones has been named sales and service manager for JMX Brands, a Sarasota-based specialty online retailer. JMX Brand’s flagship store, www.DutchCrafters.com, sells heirloom-quality, Amish furniture online and is opening a retail store in Sarasota in December 2015. Quinones has been hired to manage the expanding sales and quality assurance team at JMX Brands, which has recently been recognized for its unique business model and fast growth on several lists…