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Tempur Sealy International Appoints Jay Spenchian Chief Marketing Officer
Spenchian has an exceptional history of transforming consumer insights into record-breaking products, sales and innovative marketing initiatives for Fortune 500 brands.
Patrick Laframboise Receives 2014 Distinguished Service Award From AHFA
Former International Woodworking Fair CEO honored as ‘Master Diplomat’.
Weekly Furniture World Media Note #127 from Lance Hanish: Mobile Devices Spur Sharing Of Timely Content
Once a topic starts trending, mobile devices make up 72% of the total content sharing. This is a strong indicator that mobile devices are extremely fitting for sharing timely news.
Malouf Delivers Comfort for Breast Cancer Patients
Malouf develops and creates Comfort Kits for those undergoing breast cancer treatment and donated a portion of proceeds to the cause.
New Release of Popular Online Furniture Product Knowledge Training
The revised and updated Furniture Product Knowledge training program consists of nearly 40 interactive training modules fully redeveloped in HTML 5.
El Dorado Furniture Holds Fort Myers Grand Opening
The new 65,000-square-foot store, showcases the furniture retailer's boulevard concept, a winding street adorned with street lights, beautifully painted murals, and park benches.
Bob’s Discount Furniture Donates $56,000 to Food Banks Across the Region
Feeding America, a network of 58,000 food banks, estimates that more than 46 million people rely on their food pantries and meal service programs each year.
Leon's Reports Same Store Sales Increase
Gross margin for the third quarter 2014 of 43.0% was up from the 42.9% gross margin experienced in the third quarter of 2013.
Ashley Furniture HomeStore Furnishes 50 Homes for Veterans
Furniture Retailer provides 680 pieces valued at $120,000 in Tampa.
Art Van Furniture Hiring Seasonal Sales Associates For First Time In 55 Year History
Art Van is recruiting and hiring 30 seasonal sales associates over the next ten days for its Lakeside, Novi, Ann Arbor, Flint, Grand Rapids and Warren stores.
Capel Rugs Relocating AmericasMart Showroom to New Premier Location
Enhanced showroom on third floor of building one will showcase fresh new looks.
Crest Partners with Versatile Credit to Offer Faster Approvals
Versatile Credit’s unique self-service kiosk-based solution combines the applications for Synchrony Financial, formerly GE, and Crest Financial.
Kevin Sauder Elected 2015 AHFA Chairman
Kevin O’Connor, CEO of Samson Marketing, High Point, N.C., was named first vice chairman, and Richard Magnussen, Magnussen Home Furnishings, Ontario, Canada, was named second vice chairman.
Legacy Classic & Craftmaster Hires Melissa Way as Showroom Manager/Designer
Melissa has previously worked with Craftmaster as a freelance designer and merchandising assistant while self-employed by Ways2Design, LLC.
Company C Announces Results In “Dream in Full Color” Contest
Company C reviewed hundreds of entries before selecting Keri Steckler, a resident of Andover, MA, as the winner of a $10,000 room makeover.
Caracole Joins Las Vegas Market on c-One
Design brand to debut new showroom at Winter 2015 Market.
Scott Eckman Named Executive Vice President of Marketing and Furniture Leasing For International Market Centers
Tom Mitchell, President of Home Furnishings will retire at the end of 2014.
Naturepedic Showcased in Environmental Media Association Video Series
First episode stars actress Amy Smart and home improvement personality Carter Oosterhouse.
UL To Give GREENGUARD Certification Presentation With SSA At Las Vegas Market
The program for furniture and mattress retailers will be entitled: “GREENGUARD: Clearing the Air on Chemical Emissions Claims.”
Second Annual “For Your Home” Philanthropy House Gala Raises Over $18,000
Vicki Payne, FYH host and designer, transformed the 30-year-old Morrocroft home into a stunning contemporary show place.
LendPro Partners With NAHFA
NAHFA will offer LendPro’s consumer retail finance solution to the NAHFA’s 8,000 member stores.
Easy Furniture Web Tip 201: Yes, you are creative!
Recognize and appreciate the high level of creativity you bring to your business.
Creative Colors Tip #2: Educating Consumers on Choosing the Right Fabric for their Lifestyle
How retail sales professionals can help customers to choose fabric and leather that is durable and attractive.
Aaron's, Inc. Names John W. Robinson III Chief Executive Officer
Robinson is the former President and Chief Operating Officer of TMX Finance LLC (dba TitleMax), one of the largest auto title lenders in the U.S.
Mattress Recycling Council Hires Marketing & Communications Coordinator
The Mattress Recycling Council (MRC) has hired Amanda Wall to coordinate the communications aspects of its recycling programs in Connecticut, Rhode Island and California.