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Furniture Industry News Published in 2018

City Furniture Commits to Donate Five Percent of Annual Profits to Charities  - 12/30/2018

Pledges to donate a minimum of five percent of annual profits to a host of charities throughout Florida.

IFDA Educational Foundation Names New Board of Trustees  - 12/30/2018

The 2019 Board of Trustees is selected to oversee and administer $27,000 in annual design-related scholarships and grants.

Living Spaces Donating Mattress Sets to California Fire Victims  - 12/30/2018

Woolsey and Camp Fire victims are eligible to receive a free Revive Series 4 mattress set.

Reverie to Return to CES in 2019  - 12/30/2018

Company is returning to CES, the world’s largest technology show, in January to display its new sleep products to a wider technology-focused audience.

Monthly Furniture Insights From Smith and Leonard  - 12/30/2018

Consumer confidence has remained at high levels in spite of the declines in the stock market.

KAS Rugs to Highlight 3 New Collections at Upcoming Winter Markets  - 12/28/2018

KAS will have an assortment of in-stock outdoor rugs, ready to ship for the upcoming Spring/Summer selling season.

Stora Enso Partners with Inter IKEA Group and H&M Group to Industrialize TreeToTextile  - 12/28/2018

The renewable, sustainable fiber is now to be scaled up with the construction of a demonstration plant at one of Stora Enso’s Nordic facilities.

Watson Smith Expands to New Showroom in Design Center at theMART  - 12/28/2018

The 4,800-square-foot showroom will better serve its large customer base with new, coveted product lines, expanded customization options, and areas dedicated to commercial product.

AICO Bestows Annual Honors  - 12/28/2018

Company held its annual Holiday Party in December and recognized select staff for their exceptional service throughout the year.

Art Van Furniture Donates New Serta Mattresses Indiana Fire Department  - 12/27/2018

On Thursday, December 27, Art Van Evansville donated and delivered 15 new Twin XL Serta mattresses to Station 17 in Evansville.

Indiana Furniture Introduces Enhancements to 4 Product Series  - 12/27/2018

The company will begin taking orders for new additions to four existing casegood and seating product lines: Canvas, Gesso, Delphi, and Gleem.

Ashley HomeStore’s Hope to Dream Program Celebrates 8th Anniversary  - 12/21/2018

Since its inception in 2010, the program has recently reached a milestone of 80,000 beds donated to children in need across the U.S. and Canada.

Flexsteel Appoints Jerald K. Dittmer President and CEO  - 12/21/2018

Dittmer comes to Flexsteel with more than 25 years of experience in the furniture industry including leadership positions with HNI Corporation.

PERQ Appoints Amy Peck as VP Marketing Cloud Solutions  - 12/21/2018

Peck will lead new home furnishings division created to drive even more engagement online and more sales in stores.

Las Vegas Market Provides Latest in Bedding with New Products, Insider Information  - 12/21/2018

Nine New, expanding and relocating showrooms confirmed for January edition.

Bob’s Discount Furniture Partners with The Teen Project for Vera’s Sanctuary for Women  - 12/20/2018

Delivers a $25,000+ Bedroom Furniture Donation in support of safe haven for young women in Trabuco Canyon.

Cylindo Raises New Funding to Invest Further in Automation and 3D Experiences  - 12/20/2018

The funding represents another milestone for the company, after doubling revenue two years in a row.

Bob’s Discount Furniture Teams up with Roosevelt Nix of the Steelers to Deliver a Holiday Surprise to Fire Victims  - 12/20/2018

Bob’s and the Pittsburgh Steelers brought comfort and joy to the Johnsons, a family of two adults and two children, who suffered from a devastating residential fire.

Don't Let the Grinch Steal Your Happy New Year  - 12/19/2018

With consumer demand satiated and budgets stretched to the breaking point at the close of this year, retailers will face big challenges in the new year when they have to pay the price for all these retail promotions.

Popular Science Awards BEDGEAR in “Top 100 Innovations of 2018”  - 12/19/2018

BEDGEAR's M3 Launchpad has been selected as one of the top 100 innovations of 2018 by Popular Science in this year’s Best of What’s New.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Opens Nominations for 2019 Inductees  - 12/19/2018

Nominations are now being accepted through February 1.

850 Shades of White  - 12/19/2018

Just as music is more than dots and lines printed on paper, product specs are more than pretty pictures with descriptions.

Taylors Expands Showroom at Dallas Market Center  - 12/19/2018

Adds space for home lines, to manage new Generation Lighting showroom.

FFO Home to Open 67th Store in Norman, OK  - 12/19/2018

The 23,500 square foot store will be FFO Home’s 67th company wide and 11th store in Oklahoma.

Ashley HomeStore Increases Presence to 54 Countries Worldwide  - 12/19/2018

Through the company’s most recent HomeStore openings in Vietnam, Thailand, and New Zealand, Ashley HomeStore currently has 310 international locations.

OFM’s New Furniture Lineup in 2018 Shows Company’s Market Expansion  - 12/18/2018

OFM added more "resimercial" furniture to its lineup, which blends residential and commercial features, as well as adapted ergonomic designs.

AHFA Announces New Leadership for Two of it's Divisions  - 12/18/2018

For 2019, Richard Tucker will lead The Specialized Furniture Carriers division; Barrett Plasman to lead Solution Partners division.

30-Year Mattress Industry Veteran Rejoins King Koil  - 12/18/2018

Kevin Damewood has rejoined the mattress producer in the newly created position of executive vice president of business development.

IMAX Worldwide Home Introduces New PGA TOUR Licensed Home Accessory Collection  - 12/18/2018

The new line of lamps, vases, trays, wall decor and more will make its debut in Atlanta at the International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, January 8-15.

Las Vegas Market Expands Gift and Home Décor Resources at Winter Market  - 12/18/2018

Nine new, expanding and relocating showrooms confirmed for January edition.

Natura Returns to Las Vegas Market After 3-Year Absence  - 12/18/2018

Plans to showcase 12-model lineup focusing on natural & organic components.

Ante4Autism Picks Up Additional Sponsors for 11th Annual Event  - 12/18/2018

Annual charity tournament adds Gary Fazio, Jones Non Wovens, Maxime Knitting and Jake Monnier & Myra Stone as sponsors.

Top 10 eCommerce Trends That Will Impact Retailers and Consumers in 2019  - 12/17/2018

Absolunet analyzed over 200 eCommerce initiatives to predict the 10 trends that will have the greatest impact in 2019.

French Furnishings Company Miliboo to Unveil AI-Integrated Smart Sofa at CES 2019  - 12/14/2018

Miliboo’s Smart Sofa offers a unique home theater experience, providing a global home automation solution, wireless device charging and integrated lighting.

Furniture First Board Authorized Charitable Donations In Employees’ Names  - 12/14/2018

Each employee chose a charity to receive $1000 in their name.

Dallas Market Center Announces Lineup of Events for Dallas Total Home & Gift Market  - 12/14/2018

Highlights include celebrity appearances, top interior design experts and business advice from industry leaders.

Abbyson Announces 2018 Employee of the Year  - 12/14/2018

Michael Connell, Product Performance Analyst, was awarded Employee of the Year for 2018.

Surya Announces "12 Days of Giving" Instagram Giveaway  - 12/14/2018

From Dec. 14 through Dec. 25, Surya will gift one of its accessories to a randomly selected winner via Instagram.

Eclipse Int. Appoints Shelly Anapol as Pure Talalay Bliss Sales Lead  - 12/14/2018

A sales and marketing veteran with nearly 20 years’ experience, Anapol will work with retailers in the Northeastern US to build the brand’s presence.

Lynch Sales Promotes Diane Salerno to Sales Conductor  - 12/14/2018

Salerno will coordinate Sales for Lynch clients in both the US and Canada

Easy Furniture Web Tip #272: Rev. A Cool Transcription Tool  - 12/14/2018

Use an online transcription service for fast and painless transcription of audio content.

Malouf Ranks No. 8 on Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2019 List  - 12/14/2018

Among the 830,000 businesses on Glassdoor, Malouf ranked No. 8 in the small and medium category for businesses with fewer than 1,000 employees.

Leggett & Platt Revenues Climb in 8% 3rd Quarter  - 12/13/2018

Company reported net sales of $1.09 billion during the third quarter of fiscal 2018, an 8% increase compared with third-quarter last year.

Era Nouveau Taps Hamilton for New Management Post  - 12/13/2018

Angela Hamilton will be using her extensive retail experience in managing key accounts and also will be working with merchandising on new product development.

SLIM Furniture Introduces ‘The Capital’ Furniture Line  - 12/13/2018

The flexible furniture line features easy furniture assembly/disassembly, built-in storage and seating adaptable for every space.

BDI Names Dave Adams Vice President of Marketing  - 12/13/2018

A veteran of the retail industry, Adams served in positions within retail management and visual display prior to joining BDI.

HPMA Accepting Submissions for Spring Market 2019 Design Bloggers Tour  - 12/12/2018

Design bloggers and social media influencers interested in being considered can apply now through Tuesday, January 15th, 2019.

Nationwide Team Delivers on No Child Hungry Commitment with Trip to Haiti  - 12/12/2018

Group’s staff on the ground to deliver meals to children in need.

Alden Parkes Names Denis Crnojevic Vice President of Sales  - 12/12/2018

Most recently Crnojevic was Vice President of Sales at Powell Furniture and previously held a similar position at French Heritage.

U.S. Isuzu Technicians Win Silver In World Technical Challenge  - 12/12/2018

Thirty-two countries competed for honors in 13th Annual Global Championship.

Southerland Acquires Tualatin Sleep Products  - 12/12/2018

The acquisition will facilitate Southerland’s growth in the Northwest giving it complete penetration throughout Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming

IMAX Worldwide Home Expands, Moves to New Showroom Location in Dallas Market Center  - 12/12/2018

The Lifestyle Vignette Merchandising Showroom will open for Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, January 16 - 20, 2018.

Art Van Furniture and WXYZ-TV Collect More Than 15,000 Pounds of Food to Help Fight Hunger  - 12/12/2018

Thousands of metro Detroiters donate non-perishable food items that will provide 12,520 meals to families in need during 10th Annual "Together We Can" Community Food Drive.

Malouf Furnishes Luxury Hospitality Suites to Accommodate VIP Guests  - 12/10/2018

Located near its headquarters, the suites will provide a unique testing opportunity for the company’s retail partners during their visit.

Feizy Rugs Unveils Latest Trend Fluid Designs at Upcoming Las Vegas Market  - 12/10/2018

The rug manufacturer will debut dynamic designs that focus on fluidity among 10 key trends identified for 2019

Twin Star Home Releases New Virtual Reality Experiences  - 12/10/2018

Consumers can experience a full 360 degree tour plus more in the Genevieve, Uptown Loft֭ and Wright Collections.

Raffel Systems Powers Reclining Heated Movie Theater Seats  - 12/8/2018

Triad area movie theaters to feature Reffel's power recline and heat control plush leather recliners.

Surya Spotlights Energetic, ‘Living Coral’ Accessories at Winter Markets  - 12/8/2018

Company will be highlighting an array of accessories in Pantone’s 2019 Color of the Year, Living Coral, at the Atlanta and Dallas Winter markets.

NEHDS Logistics Begins Macy’s, Inc.’s Raritan, NJ Operations  - 12/8/2018

Commits to purchase and deliver 50 new, 2019 Hino straight trucks by opening day of the partnership.

Cory Presents Eugene Alletto With The Joseph Cory Leadership Award  - 12/8/2018

Eugene Alletto was the first recipient of the Joseph Cory Leadership award, which was presented by the Cory family at this year's GMFA Awards Gala.

Richard Frinier Wins International Design Excellence Award  - 12/8/2018

Designer honored for his Architexture Collection for Sunbrella fabrics.

Fine Furniture Design, Woodbridge Interiors Host Launch Event for VERANDA Collection  - 12/8/2018

The 53-piece upholstery and case goods collection is being rolled out by retailers across the United States.

Changes Proposed for Furniture Stability Standard in 2019  - 12/8/2018

A Task Group Has Recommended Dropping the Height Stipulation for Products Covered by the Standard.

Nice Link Sells over 1-Million Yards of Echo Handwoven Fabric in 2018  - 12/7/2018

Upholstery fabric and leather resource has sold over a million yards of its Echo Essentials Handwoven chenille body cloth fabric in 2018 alone.

HPMA Releases High Point Market Style Report for Winter/Spring 2019  - 12/7/2018

The 34-page report was developed by eight home fashion gurus, all part of the HPMA’s 2018 Style Spotters team.

Pleasant Mattress Hires First Customer Experience Manager  - 12/7/2018

Laurie Zaninovich will monitor all customer touch points to assure top-notch service is maintained across all of its brands.

HTSN and Metra Home Theater Group Announce Partnership  - 12/7/2018

The partnership brings to bear Metra Home Theater Group’s easy ordering portal, as well as the logistic capabilities of their six US warehouses.

Resource Decor Launches New Products at Las Vegas Market  - 12/6/2018

Included in the introductions is the Cersie Dining Chair by Andrew Martin, providing a supportive seat and sleek, low profile.

Pure Talents Contest 2019: 27 Finalists to Exhibit at imm cologne & LivingKitchen  - 12/6/2018

27 Forward-looking product ideas will be on display at imm cologne and LivingKitchen, January 14th-20th.

Malouf Now Shipping All Products to Midwest and Northeast Regions from Ohio Warehouse  - 12/6/2018

Earlier this year, Malouf acquired this 125-acre distribution property in central Ohio that adds a little over 1 million square feet to its total warehouse space.

Stressless CHAIRity Promotion Benefits Charities Across U.S.  - 12/6/2018

Stressless dealers offer customers $200 incentive with $50 donation to charity of their choice.

Latexco US builds on Sales Team  - 12/6/2018

Two new hires support customer needs and company expansions.

PureCare and Sit ‘n Sleep Donate to California Fire Victims  - 12/5/2018

PureCare and California based retailer Sit ‘n Sleep have teamed up to help the victims of the recent CA Camp Fire which burned over 153,336 acres and destroyed over 19,000 buildings.

Ameriwood Home Creates New Bundling System to Help Combat Out-of-Stock Inventory  - 12/5/2018

The company has been able to double their SKUs without doubling inventory and warehouse space by matching TV stands with a space to put an electric fireplace.

Ante4Autism Announces New Sponsors, Guest Speaker  - 12/5/2018

11th Annual event to be held at the Grand Event Center of the Golden Nugget, Saturday, January 26th, 2019.

Nationally Renowned Business Coach and Top-Tier Interior Designers to Attend Winter 2019 Las Vegas Market  - 12/5/2018

Gail Doby, professional consultant and business coach for interior designers, is hosting Boardroom III, a group of premier interior designers at La Vegas Market in January.

Jerome’s Furniture Selects StaffConnect Mobile Employee Engagement Platform Across 19 Stores  - 12/5/2018

With rapid growth and recent changes to its executive team, Jerome’s felt it was important to provide open, two-way channels of communication with employees.

Ashley HomeStore Reaches 900 Stores Worldwide  - 12/4/2018

The Ashley HomeStore brand recently celebrated the opening of the 900th store located in Ahuriri Napier, New Zealand on Friday, November 30.

Abbyson Sees 66% Increase in Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sales  - 12/4/2018

With a 66% increase in sales volume over 2017, Abbyson recorded more than 20,000 shipments during the holiday weekend.

How to Attract Customers to the Store After Small Business Saturday Bombed This Year  - 12/4/2018

Small Business Saturday has been on a downward slide, with only about 104 million Americans shopping and dining out this year, down from 108 million last year

Las Vegas Market Announces Lineup of Seminars and Events for Winter Market  - 12/4/2018

Programming includes trend forecasts, CEU-accredited seminars and industry networking.

Dallas Market Center Relaunches Brand  - 12/4/2018

New logo, new magazine are first elements in strategy supporting new era of wholesale buying.

Omnia Leather Celebrates 30 Years of Manufacturing in the USA  - 12/3/2018

The company began with two friends who had a passion for European-styled furniture and a love for fine leather.

Monthly Furniture Insights From Smith and Leonard  - 12/3/2018

The tariff issues continue to be a topic of conversation even though the 10% tariff Issue seems to have been dealt with one way or another.

Wayfair Names Allan Lyall Global Vice President of Fulfillment  - 12/3/2018

Former Tesco, Amazon Executive to lead Fulfillment Operations for Wayfair.

Eclipse International Expands Las Vegas Market Showroom  - 12/3/2018

The new 5,700-square-foot showroom will allow the company to display a larger portion of its growing product line in a more retail-like setting.

Bob’s Discount Furniture Launches Augmented Reality App  - 12/3/2018

Furniture retailer, in Partnership with Marxent, launches new app just in time for holiday shopping.

Winning Website Tip #5 From PERQ: Does Your Store Reflect This Relaxing Home Design Trend?  - 12/3/2018

After an exhausting day, people want to retreat to a living space that’s cozy, relaxing and restorative. ​

A.R.T. Furniture Names Bill Gao Director of Integrated Supply Chain Management  - 12/2/2018

Gao will oversee A.R.T. Furniture's development, planning, execution, and will also have control of a supply chain that supports their global growth.

Alden Parkes Furniture Releases New Catalog  - 11/30/2018

The catalog showcases newly released and established casegoods and upholstery.

JLA Fabrics Collaborates With Non-Profit for Design Inspiration  - 11/30/2018

The Curate Collection debuts at ITA Showtime with two upholstery fabrics inspired and designed from paintings by local artists at The Arc of High Point.

Celliant Home Introduces Performance Textiles  - 11/30/2018

Showtime sock-hop celebration links athletic wear technology with interiors market.

IKEA and Tom Dixon Announce New Collaboration to Explore Urban Farming  - 11/30/2018

New collaboration is to find affordable, forward-thinking solutions to grow greens at home and beyond.

McRoskey Mattress promotes Executive to Vice President of Sales and Marketing  - 11/30/2018

Jill Farnsworth Bibo has been promoted to newly created position to oversee sales and marketing for Bay Area retail stores.

Universal Celebrates Men’s Luxury in Richmond  - 11/30/2018

More than 70 men and women attended "The Perfect Fit "event, which brought together key elements that define men’s style: clothing, furnishings and choice of spirit.

Wayfair Reports 58% Increase in Direct Retail Sales for Peak Five-Day Holiday Shopping Weekend  - 11/29/2018

Black Friday marks biggest growth day of holiday period for Wayfair as shift to online shopping continues to gain momentum.

Classy Art Moves Showrooms in Las Vegas  - 11/29/2018

The new World Market Center showroom is approximately 40% larger than its previous showroom.

ZUO Announces Kevin Baum as New EVP, e-Commerce  - 11/29/2018

Baum is a retail veteran with three decades of experience in brand development, merchandising, online sales and consulting for top online brands.

American Freight Furniture and Mattress Moves Delaware, Ohio Store  - 11/29/2018

Retailer moves to larger, more easily accessible location.

Breathe by Milliken to Launch New Texture-Driven Fabrics at Showtime  - 11/28/2018

With the addition of new cotton-linen blends and chenilles, the Breathe collection now features fabrics with varying degrees of texture and a range of plain to subtle patterns.

IMC Announces Marketing and Digital Team Structure  - 11/27/2018

International Market Centers (IMC) shares a new integrated structure and staffing for its Marketing and Digital teams.

Dallas Total Home & Gift Market to Premiere New Brands, Events and Enhancements for January  - 11/27/2018

Also announces Anne McGilvray & Co. will open a showroom in the World Trade Center prior to the January market.

Abbyson Debuts New High Point Building for 2019 Spring Market  - 11/27/2018

The new building gives Abbyson additional square footage allowing for more than 60 rooms of product, two executive conference rooms for meetings and several private offices.

Las Vegas Market to Host 14th Housewares Design Awards Celebration  - 11/27/2018

2019 Winners to be Announced at Winter Market Event

How Foot Locker, Nike and North Face Earn Millennials’ Customer Loyalty  - 11/27/2018

Foot Locker, Nike and The North Face are examples of retail brands that have cultivated a culture within their ranks that puts the customer at the center of everything they do.

Handmade Continues to Grow at Las Vegas Market  - 11/27/2018

Largest-ever HANDMADE temporary exhibits at Winter Market.

Nice Link Covers Modern Lifestyle With Vintage Remix for Showtime  - 11/26/2018

Key supplier of upholstery fabric and leather debuts four new collections from Echo Essentials.

FFO Home to Open 66th Store in Waco, TX  - 11/26/2018

The 34,715 square foot store will be FFO Home’s 66th company wide and 4th store in Texas.

ManWah Holdings Announces Interim Results  - 11/23/2018

ManWah posted a 18.6% increase in Revenues, Net profits saw a decline of 16.1% and Net Margin decreased of 5 points to 17.1% as compared to the corresponding 6 -month period.

Bob’s Discount Furniture Donates $256,000 to Hunger-Relief Organizations  - 11/21/2018

Retailer celebrates the holiday season by gifting $2,000 to 128 food pantries.

Theodore Alexander Raises $75,000 for Nonprofit Whole Child International  - 11/21/2018

Dinner, silent auction with Lord and Lady Spencer secure vital funds to meet critical needs of children in El Salvador.

E.S. Kluft’s Aireloom Brand Receives ‘Most Impactful Vendor’ Award from Jerome’s Furniture  - 11/21/2018

The Aireloom brand has been a staple of Jerome’s mattress lineup for nearly a decade.

St. Louis Designer, Two Consumers Win Biltmore Estate-Themed Contests  - 11/21/2018

The giveaways, sponsored by Fine Furniture Design, were to celebrate the October launch of the company’s latest Biltmore Estate inspired Quintessence collection.

IFDA's Educational Foundation Announces Additional Design-Student Scholarships  - 11/21/2018

Two newly established scholarships have been added to the lineup of design-focused awards from the Educational Foundation of IFDA

E-Commerce Mattress Company Nectar Sleep Announces Brick & Mortar Debut  - 11/21/2018

Direct-to-consumers mattress company taps Macerich’s BrandBox for new retail approach at Tyson’s corner center.

Laurie Reed Promoted to Creative Director at Marge Carson  - 11/21/2018

Reed will be responsible for showroom layout and design, fabric- to- frame applications and visual merchandising.

International Market Centers Hosts 6th Annual Hospitality Link  - 11/21/2018

Three-Day Event Connects Vendors, Designers and Buyers.

BEDGEAR Makes 3 New hires and 1 Promotion in Merchandising, Education and Logistics  - 11/21/2018

Company also announced the promotion of Andrea Antinozzi to the company’s merchandising department as the Director of Merchandising.

Moe’s Home Licensing Program Expands to Alaska  - 11/21/2018

The North American retailer and wholesaler announced its partnership with Anchorage-based company, Treeforms Furniture Gallery.

WithIt Student Mentoring Day Provides Behind-the-Scenes Look at High Point Market  - 11/18/2018

WithIt recently hosted 110 students at its annual Student Mentoring Day during the fall High Point Market.

LeAnne Flack Named One of Home Furnishings Industry’s Most Inspiring Women  - 11/18/2018

Flack, who serves as Milliken Specialty Interiors’ marketing manager, has been honored as one of Home Furnishings News’s Inspiring Women in Home.

IMC Announces Sales & Leasing Team Structure & Staffing  - 11/16/2018

International Market Center announces a new integrated structure and staffing for its sales and leasing teams.

Bobby Bush Honored with CertiPUR-US Outstanding Leadership Award  - 11/16/2018

Bush played a key role in the development of the CertiPUR-US program, now marking its 10th year.

Easy Furniture Web Tip #271: Want to Improve SEO? Track Your Visitors With Analytics  - 11/16/2018

If you want to improve your SEO, be sure to track your website’s visitors with a good tracking tool.

Pleasant Mattress Hosts Warehouse Sale to Benefit Fresno Domestic Violence Victims  - 11/15/2018

The "Friends and Family" sale will take place Nov. 17 at the headquarters of independent mattress manufacturer Pleasant Mattress.

Malouf Launches New Retailer Hub  - 11/15/2018

New mini-site is meant to inform and educate potential wholesale clients on the company’s vertical integration advances.

Diamond Mattress Unveils New Patented Wrapped Coils System  - 11/15/2018

The new system, which provides zoned support, will debut in a new mattress line at the Las Vegas Market in January 2019.

La-Z-Boy Casegoods Promotes Peter Blackwell to VP Sales-Eastern Region  - 11/15/2018

In his new role, Blackwell will lead the sales efforts for the company’s three portfolio brands – American Drew, Hammary and Kincaid.

Kelly Bristol Joins Dallas Market Center as Vice President of Tradeshow Business Development  - 11/15/2018

Kelly brings more than 20 years of experience in the tradeshow, wholesale, and consumer show industries.

Hooker Furniture Names Winners of High Point Market Social Media Contest  - 11/15/2018

A furniture retailer, two interior designers and a consumer were named winners of the social media contest.

MIFF Holds 25th Anniversary Customer Appreciation Dinner  - 11/14/2018

Malaysian International Furniture Fair recently held a customer appreciation dinner to honor loyal exhibitors of the annual trade show.

Michael Delgaudio Passes Away at 66  - 11/14/2018

Michael Delgaudio was a creative force at some of the greatest brands in the furniture industry and a veteran high-end visual merchandising executive.

Kane’s Furniture Appoints New Vice President of Operations  - 11/14/2018

Bryan Bach was most recently vice president of distribution and logistics with Raymour & Flanigan Furniture and Mattresses where he led explosive growth in the New York City market.

Ashley Furniture Opens Doors to Over 500 Students  - 11/14/2018

Company hosted several onsite events in celebration of National Manufacturing Month.

George Revington Receives Distinguished Service Award  - 11/14/2018

George Revington is a retired president and chief operating officer of Home Meridian International (HMI) and retired chief operating officer of Hooker Furniture.

Mark Rosenthal Passes Away at 72  - 11/14/2018

Furniture Sales Rep represented many lines over the last 43 years in NY,NJ, and PA.

AICO Walks for Hope  - 11/13/2018

The annual 5k Walk for Hope event provides funds to help support City of Hope

Las Vegas Market Accepting Entries for 8th Annual Global Goodness Awards  - 11/13/2018

4 Exhibitors to be honored for sustainability and social responsibility at Winter Market.

AHFA Elects Gat Caperton as 2019 Chairman  - 11/13/2018

Gat Caperton is CEO of Gat Creek Furniture of Berkeley Springs, West Virginia.

imm cologne's Das Haus to Feature Living Concept Revolving Around Moods  - 11/13/2018

Truly Truly was interviewed about the upcoming “Das Haus” at imm cologne, a must-see event for home furnishings designers and retailers.

High Point University Student's Undergraduate Research Helps Mattress Industry  - 11/12/2018

Mattress retail sales associates opinions find customers know very little or do not care about mattress support systems.

Furniture Veteran Appointed Chief Operating Officer of Summer Classics and Gabby Brands  - 11/12/2018

John Lomax will oversee the areas of supply chain, quality control, logistics and manufacturing.

International Market Centers Completes Acquisition of Atlanta Decorative Arts Center  - 11/12/2018

The ADAC acquisition follows the previous merger between IMC and AmericasMart Atlanta earlier this year.

Nourison Hospitality Appoints New Creative Director  - 11/12/2018

Dipesh Haria will be responsible for development of brand positioning strategies to include design trend analysis, collections, product launches, marketing, media, trade shows and sales collateral.

McRoskey Mattress Names New President  - 11/12/2018

Vanessa Contreras is the first non-family member named president of 120-year-old San Francisco bedding retailer.

Kingsdown’s bedMATCH Diagnostic System Tops 12 Million Consumer Profiles  - 11/12/2018

The profiles provide retailers with valuable insight into the needs of customers who are often confused by a bewildering array of mattress choices.

Tupelo Furniture Market to Highlight New Products from the Bedding Industry  - 11/12/2018

Being the first market of the year, the bedding industry is taking the opportunity to introduce new product from Serta and Simmons/BeautyRest, Sealy, Tempur-Pedic, Stearns and Foster, Corsicana, and more.

Leggett & Platt Announces New Chief Operating Officer  - 11/12/2018

Mitch Dolloff will also maintain his current position as President of the Specialized Products and Furniture Products segments until successor segment presidents are appointed.

Castelle Recognizes Independent Sales Team Members With Annual Awards  - 11/9/2018

The 2018 Independent Representative Awards were presented during the September Casual Market.

IFDA to Present the "Rising Stars of Design" 2018 Awards  - 11/9/2018

12th annual “Rising Stars of Design” awards ceremony will be held on Thursday evening, November 15th in New York City.

Latexco US Expands With New Western Facility  - 11/9/2018

Brand-new 100,000-square-foot facility in Phoenix, Ariz., will produce polyurethane (PU) and latex foam.

Bob’s Discount Furniture Hires New Vice President of Merchandising  - 11/9/2018

Tracy Paccione has joined the company as the new Vice President of Merchandising to help drive growth.

Eclipse International Reports ‘Velika’ Brand Selling Briskly at Independent Retailers  - 11/9/2018

In its initial rollout in the Northeast, Velika has become one of the most profitable slots on the sales floors of many independent retailers

IMC Announces New Executive Leadership Team Following Atlanta Acquisition  - 11/7/2018

Previews long range plans for markets and continued capital investment.

Indiana Furniture Welcomes Independent Rep Group Karras Associates  - 11/6/2018

As its new manufacturer’s representative, Karras Associates will manage sales in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin, servicing Chicago, Milwaukee, and the surrounding areas.

Whats New and Hot at the 2019 Canadian Furniture Show  - 11/6/2018

The Canadian Furniture Show will be held from Friday to Sunday, May 24-26, 2019 at the International Centre in Mississauga.

Monthly Furniture Insights From Smith and Leonard  - 11/5/2018

The August results of our survey were again very positive, having shown relatively steady growth throughout the last several months.

IHFRA Release Survey Results on Impact of Chinese Tariffs  - 11/2/2018

More than 40% of respondents believe that tariffs will cause furniture suppliers to shift production to countries other than China, and 35% are also predicting that manufacturers will have to adjust pricing as a result.

Las Vegas Market Unveils FIRST LOOK Trends  - 11/2/2018

Display, CEU-Accredited Seminar and Resource Guide to Showcase Four Key Trends at Winter Market.

New Release of eSTORIS eCommerce Platform Now Available  - 11/2/2018

Enhancements in eSTORIS 4.1 span functional areas including Order Management, Merchandising, Discounting, Customer Reviews, Content Management, and Security.

Burt Aaronson Passes Away at 90  - 11/2/2018

Burt was a former furniture executive of Eclipse Sleep Products and Palm Beach County Commissioner.

New Board Members Announced by The Common Thread for the Cure Foundation  - 11/2/2018

The organization supports individuals who are affiliated with the design and furnishings industries and are fighting breast cancer

Malouf Bolsters Capabilities with Acquisition of Distribution Center in Texas  - 11/2/2018

The nearly 1-million-square-foot warehouse distribution property in Dallas sits on 94 acres and features 54-foot ceilings and 160 dock doors.

One Kings Lane Opens New York City Flagship In Soho  - 11/2/2018

The flagship marks the brand's expansion into additional physical retail locations after nine years as an e-commerce retailer and following last year's first shop opening, in Southampton, NY.

SFIC Launches Youth Furniture Chapter (YFC) at 4th ASEAN Youth  - 11/1/2018

Formerly known as the Youth Furniture Committee, the YFC launch was the key highlight of the opening ceremony of the 4th ASEAN Youth Furniture Exchange (AYFE) and Digital Forum in Singapore.

Where Are They Now?: Bill Child, RC Willey  - 11/1/2018

Today Bill enjoys inviting furniture industry people to Koloa Landing Resort, giving them his "friends and family discount".

That’s Living Opens First Retail Stores in The Russian Federation  - 11/1/2018

New lifestyle oriented concept also launches companion e-commerce website.

CHFA Announces 2019 Toronto Winter Furniture Show Dates  - 11/1/2018

2019 Show will run from Saturday, January 26th to Monday, January 28th, in conjunction with the Toronto Gift Fair which taking place Sunday, January 27th to Thursday, January 31st.

Jerome’s Furniture Opens Second Orange County Dream Shop  - 11/1/2018

Location marks the seventh stand-alone mattress location by the company after the previous stores exceeded expectations.

Classy Art Progresses in Fastest Growing Companies of Houston List  - 11/1/2018

Known as the Cougar 100 Program, Classy Art progresses to # 32 from its position of #72 last year.

Interior Design Society's #GetYourGreenOn Award Sponsored by Sustainable Furnishings Council  - 11/1/2018

Members of the Interior Design Society and Sustainable Furnishings Council may now enter the awards competition.

Abbyson Recognized in The Los Angeles Business Journal’s Most Influential Family-Owned Businesses  - 11/1/2018

The feature is new this year and honors 51 of the most influential family businesses in Southern California and highlights their accomplishments and contributions to the business community.

Ante4Autism Announces Sponsors for 11th Annual Event  - 10/31/2018

Eclipse, Eastman House, Planned Furniture Promotions and Big Sandy Superstore sponsor 11th Annual Event!

Spring Air Expands Pleasant Mattress Licensing Agreement  - 10/31/2018

Expansion gives the privately held manufacturer the rights to produce and sell Spring Air products in all 13 western states.

Northwest Hardwood's Trends to Watch For in 2019  - 10/31/2018

During this past Fall High Point Market, the manufacturer of hardwood lumber searched showrooms for the bold and beautiful and what’s to come for 2019.

The Trend of Buying a Mattress or Furniture Online  - 10/30/2018

Most of the people you advertise to are busy individuals, with demanding jobs, kids to raise, and lots of goals to achieve, which is why today's consumers value convenience over everything when shopping.

Delta Children to Donate Est. $150K+ Worth of Products To Families Throughout Holiday Season  - 10/29/2018

Children's furniture brand will have donated $150,000+ worth of products to families in need and victims of natural disaster.

Qualman Keynote Address to Open 2019 Educational Conference  - 10/29/2018

Erik Qualman will share insights on digital trends and leadership in the opening keynote address at the ICFA’s third Educational Conference, slated for February 5-7, 2019

Ivy Launches App to Help Designers Run Their Businesses On the Go  - 10/29/2018

New app features built-in room measurement tool, real-time product and budget tracking, and more.

Sales & Marketing Veteran to Head Business Development at Talalay Global  - 10/29/2018

Also taps veteran home décor, fashion industry executive to head product development.

Home Décor Resources Continue to Grow at Las Vegas Market  - 10/29/2018

Nearly 90,000 square feet of new, expanding and relocating showrooms confirmed for Winter Market.

Havertys Donates to Wilmington Charities  - 10/29/2018

Funds to help with Hurricane Florence recovery.

Stickley Historian Mike Danial to Visit Critelli’s Furniture  - 10/28/2018

This Thursday, November 1st, from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Mike will share some of his knowledge of Gustav Stickley and other great Arts & Crafts designers.

Spring Air Mourns the Loss of Elaine “Laine” Bates McNulty  - 10/26/2018

A long-time resident of Wakefield, Massachusetts, McNulty was the daughter of Edward Bates, chairman and chief executive officer of Spring Air, and the late Elaine Bates.

[Infographic] Guide to 3D Visualization Technologies for Retail  - 10/26/2018

More companies are experimenting with different types of technology (3D, AR, VR) to introduce engaging shopping experiences and get customers’ attention.

Las Vegas Market Continues to Expand Furniture Resources  - 10/26/2018

50,000+ square feet of new, expanding and renewing showrooms confirmed for Winter Market.

International Society of Furniture Designers Announces 2018 Pinnacle Award Recipients  - 10/25/2018

365 industry professionals and students attended the event, the first Pinnacle Awards gala to take place under the newly re-branded organization’s expanded global presence.

Universal Spreads Hope Through Chair Sales  - 10/25/2018

The company will donate $50 to the City of Hope for every Hope Chair sold through retailers and interior designers.

Sleep Geek Announces 1,000th Geek University Graduate  - 10/25/2018

Shawn Bell of Love’s Bedding and Furniture in Claremont, NH, is the website’s 1,000th Geek University graduate.

Third Levin Furniture Showroom to Debut in Youngstown, Ohio Market  - 10/24/2018

Ribbon-cutting ceremony and free community events for the Saturday, November 3 Grand Opening.

Urban Outfitters Introduces A New Concept for Anthropoligie Called Devon Yard  - 10/24/2018

The future for retailers is about delivering experiences along with product.

imm cologne Presents Interior Design Days Shanghai  - 10/24/2018

International interiors show imm cologne to strengthen its connections to the Chinese design scene on November 22 to 24 2018.

BEDGEAR Unveils New Reflection and Memorial Garden at Rock Hill Facility in Honor of World Peace  - 10/23/2018

BEDGEAR staff dedicate time to build memorial garden as act of kindness.

Colorado Retailer Wins Bradington-Young 40th Anniversary Sweepstakes  - 10/23/2018

Brent Simon, owner of Colorado Style Home Furnishings in Highlands Ranch, Colorado, won the Bradington-Young 40th anniversary recliner during High Point Market.

BEDGEAR Announces Partnership with RedSkins  - 10/23/2018

BEDGEAR showcased personalized performance products for players and staff at exclusive team fitting.

4th Generation Family Member Joins Lynch Sales Company  - 10/23/2018

Stephanie Elizabeth Lynch has joined the company as the Digital Marketing Manager.

Tempur Sealy Opens 25th Tempur-Pedic Retail Location in 2018  - 10/23/2018

Company looks to 2019 retail expansion plans and begins negotiations with former Mattress Firm landlords.

The High Point Market Authority Announces New Board Leadership and Members for 2019  - 10/22/2018

New members include Lee Boone, Jane Dagmi, Carol Gregg, Mandy Jeffries Minyon, Karen Olson, Christi Barbour, and Alex Shuford.

Pleasant Mattress to Produce, Distribute & Market Luxury Brand McRoskey Mattress  - 10/22/2018

Robin Azevedo will become brand ambassador & continue to oversee three retail stores in San Francisco area.

Freed’s Furniture Going Out of Business With Owner Retirement  - 10/22/2018

80-year-old family business liquidating two stores in Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Kimball Announces Pending Acquisition of David Edward  - 10/19/2018

In conjunction with the asset acquisition, Kimball will lease the two existing production facilities in Baltimore and Pennsylvania, totaling 235,000 square feet.

CORT Furniture Honored as Business of the Year in Houston  - 10/19/2018

The Coalition for the Homeless recognizes CORT for its continued support.

Malouf Holds Annual Art Auction to Benefit Survivors of Domestic Abuse  - 10/19/2018

Malouf Foundation raised $48,962 for Citizens Against Physical and Sexual Abuse (CAPSA) during its third annual Art for CAPSA benefit dinner and art auction.

Registration Opens for Winter 2019 Las Vegas Market  - 10/19/2018

Las Vegas Market, which runs Jan. 27 – Jan. 31, 2019, offers more than 4,000 cross-category furniture, home décor and gift resources across three buildings and two pavilions.

Bob’s Discount Furniture Promotes Two Seasoned Executives  - 10/19/2018

John Weldon has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer, Carol Glaser has been named Executive Vice President of Merchandising.

Minneapolis’ Martin Patrick 3 May Be the Hottest Retailer in the Hottest Retail Market  - 10/19/2018

Fast Company magazine recently identified five cutting-edge retailers that have figured out how to compete in the age of Amazon and bring shoppers back to the physical store.

The High Point Market Authority Recognizes Outgoing Board Members for 2018  - 10/19/2018

At its quarterly board meeting during Fall Market they recognized several outgoing members of its board of directors for their service to the organization.

Surya Releases Fall 2018 Catalog  - 10/19/2018

Enhanced navigation and design imagery make the Fall 2018 Catalog the most comprehensive, printed shopping tool to date.

Winning Bidder Announced for Thomasville & Co and Broyhill Brands  - 10/19/2018

An affiliate for Authentic Brands Group and the Schottenstein Organization won the bid for the brands only and does not include their corporate or manufacturing operations.

Ashley Furniture Bringing Lifestyle Collections to Las Vegas Market Showroom  - 10/19/2018

Ashley will be showcasing product introductions that include contemporary, farmhouse, traditional and Boho, as well as metro and urban designs.

City of Hope Announces 2019 Spirit of Life Award Honorees  - 10/19/2018

Larry Klaben, founder of Morris Furniture Company; Surya Tiwari, founder of Surya; and Satya Tiwari, president of Surya, will be honored with the 2019 Spirit of Life Award.

Easy Furniture Web Tip #270: Optimizing Keyword Phrases Helps Local Firms Compete With National  - 10/17/2018

Optimizing the keyword phrases on your local furniture website will help you compete with national online sellers.

Harris Kirsch To Receive GMFA’s Representative of the Year Award  - 10/17/2018

Harris Kirsch will be honored at the Greater Metropolitan Furnishings Association Dinner and Dance in November for his service to the home furnishings industry.

Malouf Display Increases Accessories Sales Without Sacrificing Showroom Space  - 10/17/2018

Walker Furniture and Best Mattress based in the Las Vegas area were the first retail partners to install it.

4 Steps to a Better In-Store Credit Application Process  - 10/17/2018

Smart store owners understand and provide a consumer-friendly, in-store finance application process rather than risk losing potential buyers.

The Canadian Furniture Show Confirms May Dates for 2019, 2020  - 10/17/2018

Next year's edition will take place on May 24 to 26, 2019, at TIC; 2020 edition will be held from January 16th to 18th, at The International Centre.

One Kings Lane Launches Platform For Online Print and Pattern Furniture Customization  - 10/17/2018

New technology enables furniture personalization with pattern, color and scale options, accessible price points and quick ship guarantee.

Magniflex Helps the Victims of Hurricane Florence  - 10/17/2018

Teams up with Food For The Poor to send disaster relief supplies to help families in North Carolina who continue to be affected by Hurricane Florence.

Vanguard Refreshes Compendium Collection  - 10/17/2018

Compendium is Vanguard’s oldest active collection and each season the talented designer team breathes new life into it.

A.R.T. Furniture Expands “Artiste” Customizable Furniture Program With “Artiste Now” In-Stock Option  - 10/16/2018

The new program offers a selection of popular Artiste groups on demand.

India’s Signature & Unique Craftsmanship to Redefine Home & Lifestyle Product Sourcing  - 10/16/2018

47th IHGF Delhi Fair - Spring Edition to take place February 18th-22nd, 2019

Wayfair Announces New Interior Design and Room Planning App  - 10/16/2018

Wayfair to unveil all-new mixed-reality app, Wayfair Spaces, at L.E.A.P. Conference on keynote stage.

Brooklyn Bedding Launches New Eco-Friendly Mattress Nationwide  - 10/16/2018

The Bloom Hybrid by Brooklyn Bedding pairs sustainably sourced materials with proprietary, individually encased coils for naturally cultivated comfort.

PERQ Closes $5 Million Funding Round to Accelerate Expansion of Company’s AI/SAAS Solution  - 10/16/2018

Elevate Ventures led funding, which included additional angel investors from within the Indianapolis silicon corridor and tech community.

Craig Platt Named Assistant Vice President, Strategic Business Development for the Mitchell Group  - 10/16/2018

Platt will be responsible for supporting existing customer growth as well as developing strategic growth plans for new customers and markets.

Jens Karstoft Joins Cylindo as Chief Operating Officer  - 10/15/2018

Jens will hold a key role in improving and streamlining processes at the company for accelerated growth.

Arthur Grazioso Jr. Passes Away at 61  - 10/15/2018

He began his career with the S. Bent and Brothers Furniture Company in Gardner, MA where he developed a passion for the furniture industry.

Furniture First Donates Mattresses to Flood Victims  - 10/15/2018

In cooperation with Serta, Furniture First will be donating a trailer full of their private label Mattress 1st product to flood victims in North Carolina.

Retail Media Note #168: How Spending Patterns Differ By Generation  - 10/15/2018

It is important for everyone within the industry to understand who the main target markets have to be if this industry to to expand.

Lorri Kelley Announces Consultancy Venture  - 10/15/2018

Industry veteran brings 30 years’ sales, marketing and management expertise to home furnishings space.

Sears Files for Bankruptcy  - 10/15/2018

125 Year old company is exploring bids for some Sears stores, as CEO steps down.

High Point Market Accepting Exhibitor Donations for Hurricane Victims  - 10/15/2018

These donations will aid in the relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Florence in the eastern part of North Carolina.

Wayfair Launches MyWay  - 10/15/2018

New membership program offers exclusive perks and additional savings on everything home.

Casual Market Chicago Celebrates Showroom Openings and Expansions in 2018  - 10/15/2018

MAMAGREEN and Pavilion Furniture Among Showrooms with an Updated Footprint

Reverie Creates Consumer Testimonials to Tout Benefits of Adjustable Bases  - 10/15/2018

To better spread that message, Reverie has unveiled a series of powerful testimonials from a diverse group of consumers in a digital campaign designed to increase consumer traffic in retail stores.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Publishes 50th Oral History, an Interview With Ronald Wanek  - 10/15/2018

The Hall of Fame has now completed 60 extensive, professionally conducted oral interviews of industry leaders.

Senators Wicker, Blumenthal Introduce ‘SOFFA’  - 10/15/2018

AHFA-Backed upholstered furniture flammability legislation would mandate CPSC adoption of California’s longtime flammability standard.

Art Van Furniture Introduces New Way to Shop by Identifying Six Popular Lifestyle Collections  - 10/15/2018

Casual, urban, farmhouse, modern, traditional and mid-century furniture collections and décor items are branded using color-coded tagging system.

Ashley Furniture Invests Over $3 Million In State-Of-The-Art Mobile Skills Laboratory  - 10/15/2018

Partners with the Trempealeau Valley Cooperative to provide cutting-edge equipment and curriculum in the areas of electronics, manufacturing processes, automation and robotics.

Bannon Joins Tiger Group As Director of Furniture Solutions  - 10/15/2018

In this newly created position, Bannon will direct new business development and strategic client relations, focusing on the home furnishings industry.

Universal Furniture Supports Coastal Living Launch With Nationwide Marketing Plan  - 10/14/2018

Retailers who purchase Escape will be the beneficiaries of more than a year of promotional planning and material development, designed to engage consumers and increase traffic at the retail level.

Amisco's Recently Remodeled IHFC Showroom Features New Products and Finishes  - 10/14/2018

New additions to their dining, stool, and tabletop programs as well as the Farmhouse collection at High Point.

Loloi Introduces New Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines Collections in High Point  - 10/14/2018

Fall Market features new designs for rugs, throws, and pillows.

Theodore Alexander Debuts Avenue Montaigne Collection, Althorp Additions  - 10/14/2018

Fall introductions include 350 pieces across its Casual, Modern and Traditional style categories.

Fairfield Expands benchmade Portfolio  - 10/14/2018

With the addition of exceedingly durable, modern options, the benchmade program expands its reach to an active lifestyle and senior living clientele.

Global Lifestyle Furniture Supplier Debuts at High Point Market  - 10/13/2018

Porter Designs new 15,000 square foot showroom is located in Centers of High Point – Centennial #119.

Grako Unveils New Showroom at High Point Market.  - 10/13/2018

Grako’s new showroom made its High Point Market debut in space 308 at The Atrium on Main Home Furnishings Center.

Intiaro Launches Custom Upholstery Configuration Solution  - 10/13/2018

Partners with Lexington Home Brands for Market Debut

Norwalk to Expands Customizable Collections, Releases New Assortment of Accent Chairs  - 10/13/2018

Company is launching a collection of “groovy” accent chairs with roots in mid-century and Danish modern design of the early-20th-century and a modern seating group available at the October High Point Market.

Century Furniture Announces Collaboration with Designer Richard Frinier  - 10/13/2018

Tangier collection from Richard Frinier for Century draws its inspiration from Moorish architecture.

Zuo Shares Their “Luxe Look” at High Point  - 10/13/2018

ZUO’s newest 100 + introductions for bar, dining, living and occasional furniture will be on display at Fall HP Market

Theodore Alexander Launches TA Studio and TA Studio Upholstery Brands  - 10/13/2018

Second Addition in Collection Offers Sophisticated Simplicity, Modern Aesthetic

Spectra Home Acquires RowOne  - 10/13/2018

Motion and entertainment furnishings debut for first time this market.

Bradington-Young to Celebrate 40th Anniversary at High Point Market with Giveaway  - 10/13/2018

Giveaway is for a Ruby Red Reclining Chair, a reclining version of their stationary club chair, covered in ruby-red leather, symbolic of a traditional 40th anniversary gift.

Vanguard to Introduce EASE Collection at High Point Market  - 10/13/2018

The new family of products, designed for everyday living, will have an initial introduction of upholstery only, but a companion line of complementary occasional tables will be introduced in April 2019.

Fairfield and Lily Koi Announce New Partnership  - 10/12/2018

To debut a series of new woven upholstery and accent furniture pieces at High Point Market.

Kindel Grand Rapids Announces the Facets Collection  - 10/12/2018

The Facets Collection for chests is launching at High Point Market, beginning Friday, October 12.

Nourison to Launch New Calvin Klein Area Rug Collections at High Point Market  - 10/12/2018

These new area rug collections, named after U.S. cities, focuses on sophisticated Americana style, inspired by pop culture.

KAS Rugs Plans Events, Promos and 14 New Collections for High Point Market  - 10/12/2018

Four of the 14 new collections that KAS is focusing on are the Morris, Perry, Portland and Provo collections.

Loloi Showcases New Additions to ED Ellen DeGeneres Collection  - 10/12/2018

Dallas-based manufacturer premiers assortment of rugs, pillows and throws at High Point.

Virtual Reality Experience Drives a 20% Increase in Leads for Home Furnishing Retailers  - 10/12/2018

New interactive virtual reality experiences integrated into PERQ’s online guided shopping solution brings consumers into the showroom 24/7.

Motion Bedroom Furniture Line Gets Ergomoton Spotlight in High Point  - 10/12/2018

Lineup that features bed bases designed specifically for bedroom furniture groups, allowing retailers to capture add-on bedroom sales without adding floor space.

Urban Barnwood Furniture to Debut at High Point Market  - 10/12/2018

The Urban Barnwood brand was launched in 2014 and will make it's first appearance at High Point, debuting the Hartland Dining Collection.

Fine Furniture Design & Biltmore Plan Market, Social Media Giveaways  - 10/12/2018

First 25 guests at market event will receive tickets to Biltmore.

Universal Furniture and Coastal Living Present Escape  - 10/12/2018

Universal Furniture and Coastal Living debut their first collaboration, aptly named Escape, at the Fall 2018 High Point furniture market.

HC28 to Debut Four Designer Collections Across Multiple Categories  - 10/12/2018

The Fall 2018 introductions hail from internationally recognized designers Steve Leung, Frank Chou, Luca Scacchetti, and Yonoh Creative Studio.

Universal Furniture Announces Second Wave of Their Modern Collection  - 10/12/2018

The 40-plus skus added to the collection present new shapes, unique bed designs and the introduction of woven materials.

Nearly 100 From Decorating Den Interiors to Visit High Point Market  - 10/11/2018

Special evening events for the group have been scheduled at Craftmaster and Taylor King Monday, and Tuesday respectively.

Eclipse International Will Debut 4 Pure Talalay Bliss Mattresses in High Point Market Return  - 10/11/2018

The featured models, a key element of Eclipse’s return to High Point, are aimed at increasing the Pure Talalay Bliss brand’s share in the luxury mattress market.

STORIS Announces Latest Addition to Unified Commerce Solution, CXM  - 10/11/2018

New Customer Experience Management Software will be Showcased at High Point Market

Two New Sponsors Join the Classy Art Market Kickoff Party  - 10/11/2018

Market kickoff party will begin Friday, October the 12th at 6:00 pm in the court yard of the Center Point Hamilton building.

Watermark Living to Present "Outdoor Made Easy" Market Seminar  - 10/11/2018

Market seminar set to help furniture retailers and designers realize opportunities in the home furnishings industry’s fastest-growing category.

DHP to Unveil Mattress with Nanobionic Fabric at High Point  - 10/11/2018

Nanobionic technology pioneer George Psipsikas to Headline High Point Mattress launch event.

Spectra Home Rebrands  - 10/10/2018

Rebrand includes revamped special-order capabilities, an upgraded warehouse program, new, website, new logo and more.

C&D Building to Showcase Hundreds of New Product Lines, Numerous Social Events at High Point Fall Market  - 10/10/2018

Arteriors relocating from IHFC building to first floor of Commerce & Design Building.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Announces After Party Following Induction Celebration  - 10/10/2018

The After Party will follow the conclusion of the Induction Celebration on Sunday, Oct. 14 and offers an opportunity to congratulate the inductees and to network.

Help for Local Retailers to Compete Against Amazon  - 10/10/2018

Google partners with startup Pointy to add product information to the Knowledge Panel on desktop displays and on Google Maps when consumers use their smartphones to search for local businesses.

New and Expanded Home Furnishings Lines to Debut in IHFC at High Point Fall Market  - 10/9/2018

International Home Furnishings Center to Include Upholstery, Mattress, Case Goods, Accessory Lines During October Market

China-Based Markor to Become a Major Investor in Vietnam-Based Starwood  - 10/9/2018

The new agreement more closely aligns a long-standing business relationship between the two companies.

New Spring Air Back Supporter Line is First National Product Rollout Built by All Licensees  - 10/8/2018

The new Back Supporter line, which will make its debut in January at the Las Vegas Market, marks the first time Spring Air will roll out a truly national product line that will be built by all licensees.

Orgatec 2018 Expects Strong North American Participation  - 10/8/2018

The industry event for office interiors and facility management takes place every other year in Cologne, Germany, with this year's show being held October 23-27.

Thom Filicia Debuts New TV Series on Bravo  - 10/8/2018

Thom Will Also Be Debuting About a Dozen New Pieces to His Furniture Collections at High Point Market.

Magniflex to Reveal Nuvola at High Point Market  - 10/8/2018

The collection contains Thermic material, which gives a uniquely cool, yet comfortable sensation throughout the night.

Abbyson’s Debuts New Motion and Casegoods for Fall Market  - 10/6/2018

The company will be featuring 50 new upholstery seating introductions for the Motion line, plus 100 new casegoods including dining, bedroom, and accent pieces.

BEDGEAR’s Eugene Alletto To Receive First Joseph Cory Leadership Award  - 10/6/2018

Philanthropist, Quarterback/Founder and CEO of BEDGEAR will be honored at the Greater Metropolitan Furnishings Association Dinner and Dance in November.

Nourison to Introduce New Collections at High Point  - 10/6/2018

Company is launching new CALVIN KLEIN, kathy ireland, Collections and PhotoReal digital printed rugs at High Point Market.

International Home Furnishings Representatives Association Announces Furniture Industry Awards Gala Honorees for 2019  - 10/6/2018

The 24th annual Furniture Industry Gala is set for April 8, 2019 at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro, NC

MicroD Launches iNGAGE Personalized Online Shopping at High Point Market  - 10/6/2018

MicroD’s new iNGAGE online personalized shopping experience turns home furnishings websites into an individualized visitor engagement sales tool.

Danny Davis Honored as 2018 Luminary Award Winner  - 10/6/2018

Award salutes third-generation owner of High Point’s Davis Furniture Industries, Inc.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Announces Pinning Ceremony  - 10/6/2018

Pinning ceremony for new Hall of Fame members starts the October 14th induction process.

Copeland Furniture Highlights for Fall 2018  - 10/6/2018

The Keaton Bedroom Collection and Meyer Dining Table series mark the latest additions to their current fabulous range of furniture collections.

Crosley Brands Adds Kim Elonich as Senior Director of Product Development  - 10/5/2018

Elonich has served in a Senior Buyer role at Walmart.com and Hayneedle.com for 13 years out of Omaha, Nebraska.

Rowles, Winans Rejoin PFP  - 10/5/2018

Rowles and Winans will work closely with retailers seeking help with cash flow problems, closing poor-performing locations, or executing a profitable exit plan.

New IKEA Life at Home Report Finds “Feeling of Home” has Moved Beyond Four Walls  - 10/5/2018

The 5th annual global research report explores key emotions associated with “feeling of home” and demographic, technologic and cultural forces that are reshaping where we find it.

A.R.T. Furniture Expands ‘Salvage’ Franchise with ‘Renaissance Salvage’ and ‘Vintage Salvage’  - 10/5/2018

Vintage Salvage brings a new darker finish to the successful Arch. Salvage line, and Renaissance Salvage adds Northern Italian design inspiration.

Wayfair to Launch Pop-Up Retail Experience for the Holiday Season  - 10/5/2018

Online retailer invites shoppers to explore the possibilities in home through new interactive brand experience.

Surya to Host Seven Educational & Entertaining Design Events at Fall High Point Market  - 10/5/2018

Over the course of five days, seven engaging programs will bring celebrity designers, industry influencers, CEU presentations, business development insight, networking events, and more.

Mattress Firm Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy  - 10/5/2018

Up to 700 stores will be closed as chain pursues reorganization

Retail Media Note #167: Internet Adoption, Social Media Usage Have Been Flat Since 2016  - 10/5/2018

While the overall numbers have peaked, there is still growth and change within categories.

High Point Market Updates Stars Under the Stars Lineup for Fall Market 2018  - 10/4/2018

The concert on Sunday, October 14, has been updated to now feature singer, songwriter and world-renowned percussionist Sheila E.

International Market Centers Announces Donation of Downtown Property to Forward High Point  - 10/4/2018

IMC has donated its property located at 101 S. Main Street, also known as Showplace West, for use in Forward High Point’s downtown revitalization project.

Bradington-Young Adds Capacity & Jobs with Plant Expansion  - 10/4/2018

The 75,000-square-foot expansion will bring the size of the plant to over 160,000 square feet and will add production capacity for its growing luxury motion and reclining chair business.

Last Chance to Purchase Tickets for the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Induction Celebration  - 10/2/2018

Hall of Fame Induction Celebration to be held Sunday, Oct. 14, at the Sheraton Greensboro Four Seasons.

Classy Art Signs a 5-Year Deal with Centers of High Point  - 10/1/2018

Their showroom underwent some serious renovations since the last market in April.

Norwalk Furniture to Host Design-Oriented & Educational Events at Fall High Point Market  - 10/1/2018

Fashion Snoops Trend Forecasting & Designer Kim Salmela to Headline

Ashley HomeStore to Open New Store in Norfolk  - 10/1/2018

The new 21,000 square foot showroom is scheduled to open in Norfolk, Nebraska this November.

Protect-A-Bed to Feature 2019 Preview at High Point  - 10/1/2018

Company is bringing an entirely new in-store experience to its High Point showroom.

Ashley, Furniture First Buying Group and Protect-A-Bed Sponsor Ante4Autism  - 9/30/2018

The 11th annual event will be held at the Grand Event Center of the Golden Nugget, Saturday, January, 26th, 2019.

SureFit Home Décor Acquires Protect-A-Bed  - 9/29/2018

SureFit adds new category to its product portfolio.

Serta Simmons Bedding­ and Tuft & Needle Close Merger  - 9/28/2018

With this merger now complete, SSB will begin integrating the industry-leading direct-to-consumer features refined by Tuft & Needle.

Monthly Furniture Insights From Smith and Leonard  - 9/28/2018

The July results were again positive with new orders up 5% and shipments up 6% over July 2017.

Surya Translates Top Fashion Trends Into New Accessories for Fall High Point Market  - 9/28/2018

More than 1,000 new introductions span all accessories categories, lifestyles and price points.

ART and IDS Announce Conference Location  - 9/28/2018

Third annual conference set for May 2 – 5, 2019 at The Riviera Palm Springs.

Theodore Alexander and Charles, 9th Earl Spencer Unveil New Pieces in the Althorp Furniture Collection  - 9/28/2018

Special event reveals historically inspired British masterpieces followed by a benefit dinner.

David Gebhart to Receive ARTS Awards Academy of Achievement Honor  - 9/28/2018

Co-Founder of Global Views to Receive Highest Honor

Casual Industry Celebrates Excellence With 2018 Award Winners  - 9/28/2018

The International Casual Furnishings Association (ICFA) honored top retailers, manufacturers, sales representatives and designers this week at a gala awards celebration during Casual Market Chicago.

RHF Investments, Inc. Successful in Bid to Acquire Hickory Chair, Maitland Smith Pearson, and La Barge Brands  - 9/28/2018

The transaction is expected to close on or before October 12th.

Saloom Expands Living Room Product Line  - 9/28/2018

Company is showing their newly designed collection of coffee tables, console tables, end and lamp tables at the High Point Market.

The Connecticut Institute for Refugees and Immigrants honors Ethan Allen’s Farooq Kathwari  - 9/28/2018

Farooq Kathwari, Chairman, President and CEO of Ethan Allen Interiors Inc., was honored with the Legacy Award at a gala dinner in Westport, CT., on September 23.

Momeni Announces New Collection With Madcap Cottage  - 9/28/2018

The new line will be presented at Fall Market in High Point, North Carolina October 13-17.

Norwalk Furniture Hosts 10th Anniversary Celebration of the Company’s “Reinvention”  - 9/28/2018

225 employees and their families celebrated the anniversary at its corporate offices and manufacturing facility.

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck Promotes Gina Harlan to CFO  - 9/28/2018

She replaces Michael Munz, who is returning to Germany to serve as Head of Controlling Operations for Daimler AG at its Gaggenau facility.

Eclipse International Signs Paramount Sleep as Licensee for Pure Talalay Bliss Brand  - 9/28/2018

Eclipse recently partnered with Talalay Global to produce, market and sell the Pure Talalay Bliss luxury mattress collection.

Wayfair Unveils Greyleigh, Showroom-Inspired Furnishings  - 9/28/2018

With the new collection, shoppers can access the same artisan-inspired furnishings and décor found in high-end galleries and showrooms without the mark-up associated with specialty retailers.

Legends Sets Succession Strategy  - 9/28/2018

To help create a path for future retirement, Rick Schmidgall, the founder and owner of Legends Furniture, has formed a partnership with one time Legends’ employee turned entrepreneur, Chris Dockter.

Alden Parkes Goes Clean and Serene With October 2018 High Point Market Introductions  - 9/27/2018

Silvery metallics, cool painted finishes, and understated details capture today’s quiet mood.

Sauder High Point Market Introductions  - 9/27/2018

Sauder showroom will feature nautical, wall-mounted, home office and entryway furniture prototypes.

Fine Furniture Design Adds Third Collection to Biltmore Licensed Product Line  - 9/27/2018

“Quintessence” offers an updated perspective on the historic estate and sets the stage for a new era of consumers.

Furniture Liquidators Grand Opening to FFO Home  - 9/27/2018

After 54 years of service in Kentucky and Indiana, the Furniture Liquidators brand is retiring and all locations will reopen as FFO Homes.

imm cologne: Tips for North American Visitors  - 9/27/2018

Koelnmesse provides tips for visitors attending the international trade show in Cologne, Germany.

New Exhibitors and Collections Debuting in Main Street Properties at High Point Fall Market  - 9/27/2018

New exhibitors coming to Furniture Plaza and Plaza Suites.

Sam Moore High Point Introductions to Focus On Four Themes  - 9/27/2018

Combining a mix of key findings from popular macro trends, culture, visionary stories and new textiles, the four themes include Global Chic, Modern Farmhouse, Organic Modern and Modern Casual-Glam.

Simply Amish debuts Style Your Own Dining and Bedroom App at Fall High Point  - 9/26/2018

Style Your Own dining and bedroom app allows consumers to configure a piece that is exactly what they want.

Twin Star Home to Showcase new Trompe L’oeil Collection and Concord Collection at High Point  - 9/26/2018

New collections spans the decades with Mid-Century modern Trompe L’oeil collection and 18th-Century inspired Concord collection.

Kingsdown Takes on Fashion-Forward Looks and Apparel-Inspired Designs to Boost Sales  - 9/26/2018

Working in conjunction with the merchandising and design team in Canada, the company has added splashes of navy, blue and gray, black and even red accents to its mattresses.

Nourison Launches Peanuts Pure Joy Pillow Collection at New York Home Fashions Market  - 9/26/2018

The Peanuts pillow collection features 18 printed pillows and includes popular Peanuts characters Snoopy, Woodstock, Charlie Brown, Lucy, Linus, and Sally for youth-oriented décor.

Abbyson to Host High Point Market Event with Leading Designers  - 9/26/2018

“Key Ingredients To Building A Successful Design Business” will be held on Sunday, October 14th at 3:00 pm, sponsored by Ivy.

BDI Furniture Picks MicroD for Development of Curated Brand Landing Page  - 9/26/2018

In an effort to more effectively promote the brand, the merchandise and its story, BDI is offering this landing page to their dealers through MicroD’s OmniVue website platform.

Riley’s Furniture Closing Its Doors… for Historic Storewide Trip to HP Market  - 9/26/2018

Normally ‘Closed Sundays to be with Family’, they will also be closed Monday, October 15th, when the entire employee roster will be flown down to North Carolina for High Point Market.

International Furniture Fair Singapore Announces Theme for IFFS 2019  - 9/24/2018

Co-located with the 36th ASEAN Furniture Show and NOOK Asia, IFFS 2019's the theme will be UrbanAsia – the Future of Urban Living.

Hooker Furniture Announces New 35-Piece Reverie Collection  - 9/24/2018

Set to launch at the October High Point Market, the 35-piece home collection includes bedroom, dining room, occasional, home office, home entertainment and accent pieces.

International Market Centers Names Jennifer Muna, CEM, as General Manager, Tradeshows  - 9/24/2018

n the newly created position, Muna will be responsible for the overall management, business activities, strategies, leadership, oversight and overall direction for Event Management, Exhibitor Services, Guest Services, and Contract Partners for the new World Market Exposition Center.

Australian Design Studio Truly Truly to be Guest of Honor at Das Haus, imm cologne 2019  - 9/24/2018

With their experimental approach to design, Truly Truly aims to explore the alternative functions of living spaces.

Norwalk Furniture Partners with Designer Kim Salmela  - 9/22/2018

New collection of 35 upholstered sofas, sectionals, accent chairs and ottomans will be launched at the October 2018 High Point Market.

Surya Launches ‘Surya Spaces’ Design Resource  - 9/22/2018

The program sets out to further position Surya as a content leader for design inspiration and to simplify the overall shopping experience.

Universal Announces October Market Events  - 9/22/2018

Five days of educational and social programs highlight Fall 2018 Market.

Ameriwood Home Expands Function-Focused Categories  - 9/22/2018

The Ameriwood Home Fall 2018 Market Showroom will introduce new pieces that are both functional and fashionable within current best-selling collections.

Malouf Sends Art Van on VIP Trip to Supima Design Competition  - 9/22/2018

Contest sent one lucky retailer and a guest to the 11th annual Supima Design Competition during New York Fashion Week.

Hospitality Design Studio to Debut at Fall High Point Market  - 9/22/2018

Showroom will showcase hospitality brands and products in Suites at Market Square.

Internet Retailer Forecast: Online Sales will Increase 15.5% this Holiday Season  - 9/22/2018

Consumers will spend nearly 17% of their holiday budgets online, Internet Retailer estimates.

Classic Brands Opens First Showroom in New York  - 9/22/2018

Fifth Avenue location will cater to broader range of retailers.

Nourison Introduces New Accent Rugs, Coir Doormats, and Area Rugs at New York Home Fashions Market  - 9/22/2018

New PhotoReal digital printing technique is being launched with two accent rug collections, Watercolor and Darien, and the La Reve area rug collection.

Tempur Sealy Commits Additional $1 Million in Mattress Donations to Assist Victims of Hurricane Florence  - 9/21/2018

Commitment is in addition to more than $4 million in donations in 2017 and 2018.

Twin Star Home Partners with WellnessMats  - 9/21/2018

Partnership with WellnessMats helps Twin Star Home adjustable height desk consumers optimize their standing experience with anti-fatigue mats.

New Space to Open for NY Home Fashions Market Week  - 9/21/2018

Momeni officially opens a new permanent showroom in New York City on Monday, September 24th during New York Home Fashions Market Week

A.R.T. Furniture Debuts at Casual Market Chicago  - 9/21/2018

Furniture maker will showcase outdoor furnishings for the first time at the September show.

Seventy-Six Percent of Gen Z Shoppers Pick Stores as Shopping Destination  - 9/21/2018

New Survey Explores Shopping Preferences of U.S. Consumers, Ages 18-22

Chaddock Evolves & Expands Leadership Team  - 9/21/2018

Andrew Crone named CEO, Kevin Ward hired as president and COO.

3 Dynamic Designs Join Capel's Kevin O'Brien Line  - 9/21/2018

Two Collections Take Inspiration from Key Moments in Designer’s Life

High Point Market Announces Stars Under the Stars Entertainment for Fall Market 2018  - 9/21/2018

On Saturday, October 13, Jocelyn and Chris Arndt will take stage, and on Sunday, George Thorogood & The Destroyers will be performing.

Feizy Rugs Set to Showcase New Fashion-Forward Designs at High Point Market  - 9/21/2018

Will be debuting new collections in progressive, fashion-forward trend groupings in both the Fine and Lifestyles Collections.

Serta Simmons Bedding Opens New Manufacturing Plant in Seattle  - 9/21/2018

Expands regional presence as part of $100 million manufacturing investment.

Durham Furniture to Launch Solid Maple Odyssey Collection at High Point Market  - 9/21/2018

Constructed of solid clean maple, the cases in the 14-piece collection feature recessed steel bases in a matte black finish and streamlined matte black hardware.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Hires First Full-Time Curator and Historian  - 9/21/2018

Kyle Thomas Hughes was named as its first Curator, an important step in fulfilling the part of its mission to preserve the history of the home furnishings industry.

Southern Sky Home Names Furniture Industry Veteran Doug Cleveland Vice President of Sales  - 9/21/2018

Cleveland has more than 30 years of experience in the better goods furniture business.

Acme Furniture Names Bruce Frenzel Executive Vice President of Sales and Merchandising  - 9/20/2018

Frenzel joins James Su, returning to ACME as Chief Operating Officer.

Jordan’s Furniture Hosts “The Adoption Option” to Find Adoptive Homes for Children in Foster Care  - 9/20/2018

Jordan's is hosting the event in collaboration with the Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange (MARE) and the Massachusetts Department of Children & Families (DCF).

Dallas Market Center Shifts Dates for January 2020  - 9/19/2018

Markets in Dallas to be first of the show season.

Englander Seeks President to Advance Growth Plans  - 9/18/2018

Top 10 bedding producer will hire a company president as part of its strategic growth plans.

LuXout Shades Extends One of the Industry's Largest Fabric Selections With: Nature  - 9/17/2018

Luxout is also releasing 4 fabric lines and their newest product, Roman Shades, during High Point Fall Market.

Loloi to Host Design Tour and Art Prints Signing with Rifle Paper Co.’s Anna Bond  - 9/17/2018

High Point event to showcase new Rifle Paper Co. x Loloi rug and pillow collections.

2018 Sales Rep of the Year and Manufacturer of the Year Finalists Named  - 9/17/2018

Winners will be announced at the ICFA Awards Gala on September 27 at the Swissotel Chicago.

Easy Furniture Web Tip #269: Don’t-Put-That-In Clients  - 9/17/2018

Sharing vivid details and examples on your website will help you connect with your customers.

Overstock.com Selects Kansas City For New Distribution Center  - 9/17/2018

The Utah-based eCommerce retailer, founded in 1999, plans to start outbound delivery operations from the new 517,000-square-foot facility in October 2018.

SB360 Capital Partners Chosen to Conduct Store Closing Sales for Thomasville & Co., and Broyhill Furniture  - 9/14/2018

SB360 will assist HHG in commencing a "Store Closing Sale" in 24 Thomasville branded stores, and 1 Henredon branded store on September 14th.

Emerald Expands High Point Showroom  - 9/14/2018

The newly increased floor space allows Emerald's full portfolio of products to be on display.

Design Center at The Merchandise Mart to Host “Designer Day” during Casual Market Chicago  - 9/14/2018

Exclusive access to the retailer-only trade show, along with outdoor design-focused educational sessions and networking opportunities, offered to industry professionals.

New Levin Furniture Showroom Opens in Hermitage, PA  - 9/14/2018

Retailer to celebrate Grand Opening with ribbon-cutting ceremony and free community events on September 22 and 23.

Twin Star Home Donates Product to Two Las Vegas Non-Profits  - 9/14/2018

Florida based fire and home furnishings manufacturer donates desks and infrared heaters to Habitat for Humanity and Veterans Village.

30th Annual ARTS Awards Judges Announced  - 9/14/2018

The judging panel will select winners from digital submissions for the 30th Annual ARTS Awards taking place on Friday, January 18, 2019.

Retail's Future in Nine Demographic Trends  - 9/14/2018

These nine macro-demographic shifts are shaping the destiny, the opportunities and the challenges for retailers.

Youth Manufacturer Maxwood Furniture to Debut New Colors & Sizes at Highpoint Fall Market  - 9/14/2018

Maxwood carries 3 distinct brands designed against the good-better-best principle: M3, Jackpot, and Matrix/Matrix XL.

Dimplex Relocates to New Showroom for Fall High Point Market  - 9/13/2018

Dimplex relocates to a new showroom on the 7th Floor of the IHFC building, doubling their square feet when compared to the previous showroom.

Hooker Furniture to Show 40 New Melange Pieces at Fall 2018 High Point Market  - 9/13/2018

4 Leading micro trends headline new offerings: Understated Glam, Bohemian Luxe, Natural Contemporary and New Retro.

High Point Market Announces Robust Schedule at The Point for Fall Market 2018  - 9/13/2018

The Point debuted in April during Spring Market as the first freestanding, High Point Market-branded venue conceived to enhance the buyer experience.

Classy Art to Debut Their Largest Product Release of Ethnic Art Yet at High Point.  - 9/13/2018

The assortment contains many types of wall decor to include tempered glass. mixed media, canvas’s and framed art.

CASTELLE To Host Black and White Meet and Greet with Barclay Butera During Casual Market 2018  - 9/13/2018

The Meet and Greet, which will follow a black and white theme, will be held in the CASTELLE Chicago Merchandise Mart showroom, from 3p until 5p on Wednesday, September 26th.

Nationwide Marketing Group and Centricity Launch EPIC Protect Service Contracts  - 9/12/2018

Marketed as EPIC Protect, the program enables retailers to offer improved service on claims, enhanced coverage, added support and easy access to information through Nationwide’s digital platform.

The Antiques Diva Collection by Aidan Gray to Make Its Debut at October High Point Market  - 9/11/2018

Champagne brunch on Oct. 14 toasts launch of licensed line.

Hamilton-Wrenn Showrooms Include High-End Introductions, CEU-Accredited Events at High Point Fall Market  - 9/11/2018

Alden Parkes to feature work of well-known interior designers with new ‘Showhouse in a Showroom’ event.

STORIS Partners with Acima Credit to Provide Additional Financing Solutions to Customers  - 9/11/2018

The partnership will allow furniture, bedding, and appliance retailers already using STORIS software solutions to take advantage of the Acima no-credit-needed financing system through their unified commerce platform.

AHFA/UL Partnership Makes Compliant Furniture Easy to Identify  - 9/10/2018

Helping consumers find furniture built for stability will further reduce tip-over incidents.

Sam Moore Ventures Into Five New Categories  - 9/10/2018

Upholstered beds, slipcovered sofas and upholstered console tables headline 40 new High Point Market introductions.

Luxury Pillows to be Featured in 'Treehouse Masters'  - 9/10/2018

Talalay Global’s latex pillows featured in September 14th ‘Treehouse Masters’ episode on Discovery’s Animal Planet.

Bedding Innovator Joins Blue Bell Mattress to Start New E-Commerce Channel  - 9/10/2018

Gary Garrison, who was the first to bring a roll-packed mattress direct to consumers on HSN in 2001, has joined the company as its first vice president of e-commerce development.

10 Design-Forward Exhibitors to Debut in SALON at High Point Fall Market  - 9/9/2018

Renovations to popular High Point Market design destination complement new and existing resources.

Wayfair and Cosmopolitan Magazine Launch New Furniture Line  - 9/9/2018

The collection called, CosmoLiving by Cosmopolitan, was designed with small-space living and affordable price points in mind.

Joan Ulrich Joins Dallas Market Center as Executive Vice President of Leasing  - 9/9/2018

Joan will be responsible for leasing strategy across the gift, home, lighting, holiday, floral, and design neighborhoods of the 5 million square foot marketplace.

Last Call for Hall of Fame Induction Celebration Journal Ads  - 9/9/2018

The deadline for submitting materials is Tuesday, September 11, 2018.

Ashley HomeStore Opens New Location in the Hudson Valley Suburbs  - 9/8/2018

Grand Opening event to kick off September 22nd in Poughkeepsie, NY.

Global Lifestyle Furniture Supplier Debuts at High Point Market  - 9/8/2018

Porter Designs' new 15,000 square foot showroom is located in Centers of High Point – Centennial #119.

5th & Home Joins Furniture First  - 9/7/2018

5th & Home is a new retail identity for the 96-year-old business that has operated as Stimson Furniture and Ashley Homestore in Victoria, Texas.

ISFD Announces 2018 Pinnacle Award Finalists  - 9/7/2018

Winners will be announced at the Twenty-Third Annual Pinnacle Awards Gala, set for October 15 at High Point University’s Congdon School of Health Sciences.

High Point Market Authority and Esteem Media Announce Design Bloggers Tour Participants and Sponsors  - 9/7/2018

Returning for its seventh Market, the High Point Market Design Bloggers Tour program will bring ten (10) leading design bloggers to High Point Market for a 2-day tour of sponsoring showrooms.

Hooker Furniture to Debut Ciao Bella Home Collection at High Point Market  - 9/7/2018

The 39-piece whole home collection is inspired by the small farmhouses that dot the French and Italian countryside and the furniture that has been in the hands of the same family for generations.

Ergomotion Expands Customer Service Operations  - 9/7/2018

Sleep technology provider boosts customer service team by a third and moves to a 24/7 call center operation.

Cylindo Launches a New Website, Repositions from Product to a Platform Company  - 9/7/2018

The revamped version of the website puts a spotlight on the automated content creation and smooth rendering technology.

First Malouf Foundation Golf Event Raises Over $55,000  - 9/7/2018

These funds will directly help rescue children enslaved in sex trafficking and assist in creating a life for themselves after the rescue.

Pearson Reveals the Kim Scodro Collection  - 9/6/2018

The entire Kim Scodro for Pearson collection will be unveiled on Friday, October 12th at the International Home Furnishings Fall Market in High Point.

American Freight Furniture and Mattress Opens Third Missouri Store  - 9/6/2018

The new location has 22,000 square feet of floor space and will create 6-10 new jobs in the area.

Cory Home Delivery Promotes Giovanna Jaurequi to Learning Coordinator  - 9/5/2018

In new role, Gio has launched CoryRadio, a podcast series, and will assume responsibility for CoryUniversity, a learning management systems, and CoryTV.

King Koil Promotes Veteran Marketer to SVP Creative & Strategic Planning  - 9/5/2018

In decade at company, Swinarski is credited with leading successful rebranding & launch of several new products.

Alden Parkes to Host Five CEU Seminars at Fall 2018 High Point Market  - 9/5/2018

The furniture maker is offering designers talks and demos to share business and creative ideas.

Retailer Web Services Earns Premier Google Partner Status  - 9/5/2018

Online ad agency has earned Premier Google Partner status, resulting from developing and maintaining successful online advertising campaigns through its new AdRocket software.

Nationwide Learning Academy’s Record Attendance Supports a Strong Finish for 2018  - 9/5/2018

Members Fill 9,390 Seats During Educational Sessions at PrimeTime in Orlando and Las Vegas.

Exclusive Lineup of Seminars, Tours and Hospitality Events Scheduled for Fall High Point Market  - 9/5/2018

Exciting seminars and tours and social events slated during High Point Market.

Karen Arakelian to Receive Retailer of the Year Award  - 9/5/2018

Founder and CEO of White House “Designs for Life”, a family of home furnishings stores, interior design services, and non-profit initiatives, will be honored at the Greater Metropolitan Furnishings Association dinner and dance in November.

Veteran Global Luxury Brand Leader to Take Reins of E.S. Kluft Marketing  - 9/5/2018

Castillo of Vispring named New V.P. of Marketing.

Bradington-Young Adding "New Moves" to Motion Upholstery & Leather Lines  - 9/5/2018

New products will feature new mechanisms that support taller sofa legs, added comfort to the seat & extended footrests.

Muar Will Take Center Stage at 2019 Malaysian International Furniture Fair  - 9/5/2018

MIFF will celebrate its 25th anniversary sharing the limelight with Muar, the driving force that accounts for 70% of Malaysian furniture exports to over 160 countries including top destinations, the United States, Singapore, Japan, Australia and Britain.

Spring Air Rebrand Spotlights Hard-Working, Middle-Class  - 9/5/2018

'That just right feeling’ positions brand as delivering comfort, value to everyday people.

STORIS Partners with Avalara to Automate Tax Compliance  - 9/4/2018

Unified Commerce Solution from STORIS is now certified as an Avalara AvaTax Integrated Solution.

Monthly Furniture Insights From Smith and Leonard  - 9/4/2018

With consumer confidence so high, the furniture industry is not benefiting as much as we think it should.

EJ Victor Announces New Vice President of Operations  - 9/1/2018

James Kennedy will oversee updating EJ Victor’s manufacturing processes as domestic production continues to increase.

Watermark Living Partners with Steelyard  - 9/1/2018

Watermark Living’s digital catalog is now live on the Steelyard, a trade-only digital platform for designers.

Shoppers Return to the Store: Where They’re Shopping and What’s Trending Now  - 9/1/2018

Through July 2018, retail and food service sales have topped 5.5% over last year, according to the Census Department’s Advanced Monthly Retail and Food Services Sales report.

Las Vegas Market Announces 2019 Winter and Summer Dates  - 9/1/2018

2019 Winter market is scheduled for Jan. 27 – Jan. 31; Summer Market scheduled for July 28 – Aug. 1.

Reverie’s International Reach to Span 17 Countries by 2019  - 8/31/2018

Sleep technology company forges key partnerships with retailers and distributors to fuel global expansion.

Jerome’s Furniture Launches “Free Ride” Service For Clients  - 8/31/2018

Company offers users ability to be picked up, returned within five miles of nearest store through website.

Global Furniture USA Announces Exclusive Distribution Deal for DJ Khaled Furniture Line  - 8/31/2018

The global music mogul and celebrity producer has partnered with Global Furniture USA to be the sole manufacturer and distributor of the "We The Best Home" furniture line.

Heritage Home Group Sign Agreement For Sale of Broyhill, Thomasville, Drexel & Henredon Brands  - 8/31/2018

The Stalking Horse Bidder’s valuation of $22 million for the Broyhill, Thomasville, Drexel and Henredon brands represents a baseline bid.

Alexandra O’Hare Joins Hooker Casegoods as Vice President-Merchandising  - 8/31/2018

O’Hare is an experienced executive in merchandising, product development and brand management.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Announces Entertainment for Induction Celebration  - 8/31/2018

Trumpet maestro Rick Braun will entertain guests at the Lead with Vision Induction Celebration on October 14 during the High Point Market.

Legends Launches New High-Tech Mattress Line  - 8/31/2018

REMedy Sleep features Nano-enhanced performance ticking, and Graphene to help thermo-regulate temperature, reduce odor and stress, and promote healthier sleep.

Aireloom Updates ‘Karpen Sidestitch’ Collection to Work with Adjustable Bed Bases  - 8/31/2018

New design touts more than 40 pounds of natural cotton.

Blue Bell Mattress Turns To Experienced Operations Executive to Lead Growth at Michigan Factory  - 8/31/2018

Keith Poet has nearly 20 years’ experience in production and operations management and is Six Sigma-certified bringing with him expertise in quality control, efficient manufacturing techniques and compliance.

Malouf Celebrates 15 Years  - 8/30/2018

Malouf has experienced substantial growth and fostered strong partnerships with over 10,000 specialty sleep stores nationwide.

Th3rd Coast Launches Two Extended Reality Experiences  - 8/30/2018

Augmented and Virtual Reality technologies showcased in Th3rd Coast's Trendway AR Office Builder and Haworth’s NeoCon 2018 Virtual Reality Experience.

Malouf Ranks No. 7 on Fast 50 List of Utah’s Fastest-Growing Companies  - 8/30/2018

The annual Fast 50 even celebrated the “entrepreneurial spirit, innovative business tactics, and skyrocketing revenue growth” of Utah companies in business for more than five years.

Ergomotion Hosts Chinese Students for Cultural & Learning Program  - 8/30/2018

Brings 14 Chinese elementary schoolers to U.S. for two week cultural & learning program with American peers.

Bob’s Discount Furniture Partners with PATH and Donates $20,000 in Furniture and Gift Cards  - 8/30/2018

Local families treated to surprise Bob’s shopping trip.

Heritage Home Group Issues Statement on Thomasville & Co. and Broyhill Businesses  - 8/28/2018

HHG still looking for buyers as it issues WARN notices to employees at Lenoir Upholstery and Lenoir Case facilities.

IFDA's Educational Foundation Announces Winners of 2018 Grants for Design-Related Projects  - 8/28/2018

Two educators, a Ph.D candidate and a trend analyst/visual designer have won 2018's Educational Foundation grants from the IFDA.

Feizy Rugs To Debut New Designs at New York Home Fashions Market  - 8/28/2018

Selection of new products to include area and accent rugs, quilts, throws and bath rugs in delightful, on-trend color palettes.

Nationwide Members Pack Over 300,000 Meals for Hungry Children  - 8/28/2018

On the heels of having packed over 125,000 meals at the group’s PrimeTime event in March, the group came to Las Vegas with a goal of matching their spring effort.

Former Retail Exec Joins Gold Bond to Lead Key Accounts  - 8/28/2018

Ken Mazda held top posts at retailers like the Dump & 1800mattress.

Protect-A-Bed Brings New Display System to New York  - 8/27/2018

Home Fashions Market to feature new display system.

Nourison Honored for GDUSA’s 2018 American Inhouse Design Awards  - 8/27/2018

Company honored for their Christopher Guy Brand Catalog.

WithIt Education Breakfast to Feature Ben & Erin Napier of HGTV’s Home Town  - 8/27/2018

Organization's biannual High Point Market Educational Breakfast to be held Sunday, October 14th, 7:30 to 9 am, in the IHFC ballroom.

Mike Harris Joins Hooker Casegoods, Upholstery as Sales Vice President  - 8/27/2018

A 30-year veteran of the furniture industry, Mike Harris is an experienced executive in both case goods and upholstery.

Jordan’s Furniture Donation to Cradles to Crayons Helps More Than 3,000 Children in Need  - 8/27/2018

Cradles to Crayons’ annual Ready for School program provides local low-income and homeless children with the essential items needed for a successful school year.

High Point Market Announces Keynote Series Speakers for Fall Market 2018  - 8/27/2018

This season’s educational series features Sherwin Williams & Fashion Snoops, Doug Stephens, The Retail Prophet, and Dr. Andrew Dent, executive VP of research and chief material scientist for Material ConneXion.

Classy Art Partners with Harris Sales Inc.  - 8/27/2018

HSI is known in the industry for their representation in Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Sunbrella and Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Partner for First Co-Branded Collection  - 8/27/2018

Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Chooses Sunbrella for first co-branded collaboration, fusing soft, functional fabrics with iconic design for high-energy homes.

National Retail Federation Warns US Trade Representative Tariffs Would Cost Americans Billions  - 8/24/2018

New study finds tariffs on furniture and travel goods from China would cost American consumers nearly $6 billion a year.

E.S. Kluft Names Drew Pechy to Manage California Flagship Factory  - 8/24/2018

Pechy, who holds certifications in Six Sigma and ISO 9001 quality control, brings a wide range of experience in operations, purchasing, safety regulations and quality control to the position.

Malouf Foundation Raises $100,000 to Fight Child Sex Trafficking  - 8/24/2018

Annual Malouf Foundation Warehouse Sale on July 13 and 14 raised over $100,000 for charity.

CIFF Shanghai 2018: An Example of Global Home Life  - 8/24/2018

The 42nd CIFF Shanghai will be held at the National Exhibition & Convention Center (Shanghai) in Hongqiao from September 10th - 13th.

Should a Luxury Brand Take Political Sides? Why It Matters  - 8/23/2018

Two new studies out of academia uncover important implications for luxury marketing and branding in today’s politically-divisive environment.

Universal Furniture Completes Executive Sales Team  - 8/23/2018

Jared Worrall will take on the role of vice president of sales for the West region.

Art Van Furniture’s Flag Exchange Program Returning to All Midwest Showrooms  - 8/22/2018

Retailer has distributed more than 16,000 new flags since last year and hopes to reach 20,000.

Serta Simmons Bedding, LLC to Merge With Tuft & Needle  - 8/22/2018

Combined company to create the leading customer-centric house of brands in mattress & bedding industry.

Exhibitors Bring New, Innovative Resources to Market Square and Suites at Market Square  - 8/22/2018

Highlights include new temporary showroom space dedicated to hospitality tenants.

New Levin Furniture Showroom in Boardman, Ohio to Host Ribbon-cutting/Grand Opening Events  - 8/22/2018

Newly-renovated store first of three set to debut in Youngstown, Ohio market.

Hooker Furniture to Launch 65-Piece Woodlands Collection during Fall High Point Market  - 8/22/2018

After focusing on modern styling the past few years, Hooker Furniture returns to its roots in classic traditional styling.

Eclipse International, Talalay Global Form Partnership To Grow “Bliss” Brand Globally  - 8/21/2018

Twelve North American licensees will start production in September.

Dow Wins Sustainability Product of the Year Award for Second Year Running  - 8/21/2018

Winners in the Business Intelligence Group 2018 Sustainability Awards, Sustainability Product of the Year

Easy Furniture Web Tip #268: When Images Go AWOL  - 8/20/2018

Put a note in your calendar to review your web pages to ensure none of your images have gone AWOL.

ICFA Industry Roundtables Sign-Up Deadline Nears  - 8/20/2018

Sixth annual Industry Roundtables to run on Monday, September 24, the day prior to the opening of Casual Market Chicago.

FFO Home to Open 52nd Store in Paducah, KY  - 8/20/2018

The 23,500 square foot store will be FFO Home’s first store in Kentucky.

Lawrence Michael (Larry) Powell Passes Away at 94  - 8/20/2018

Larry was a pioneer in the furniture business originally known as knockdown/KD ready-to-assemble furniture.

Century Furniture Names Chris Ward Vice President of Finance  - 8/19/2018

Chris has been at Century since 1997, most recently in the position of Controller.

Baker Interiors Group Partners with MicroD for Creation of its 3D Product Catalog  - 8/19/2018

3D models of upholstery and casegood items were created through MicroD’s proprietary process.

Malouf Foundation Launches OnWatch Campaign to Educate Industry on Signs of Child Sex Trafficking  - 8/17/2018

The campaign is designed to train and educate industry peers and members of the public to recognize the signs of child sex trafficking—and then know how to respond.

Web Pioneer Casper to Open 200 Stores  - 8/17/2018

The mattress seller looks to stand out from mounting competition for online shoppers.

Winning Website Tip #4 From PERQ : Best Lead Management Tips for Home Furnishing Retailers  - 8/16/2018

As AI and other interactive technologies transform the way home furnishings retailers handle lead management, it’s important to stay focused on delivering a personalized and timely message that’s helpful in guiding furniture buyers down the sales funnel.

ZUO Launches a New Collection of Domestic Upholstery Made in Mexico.  - 8/16/2018

New collection will be just one of several collections to be manufactured in Mexico to address the upcoming tariff situation.

ICFA Announces 2018 Apollo Award Finalists  - 8/16/2018

The program recognizes retail excellence in the sales and marketing of outdoor furnishings.

Louisville's Crosley Brands adds Karen Ferry to Special Markets Furniture Team  - 8/16/2018

Born and raised in Louisville, Ky., Ferry is the latest to join the team at Crosley Brands.

Eighth Annual Gift for Life Gala Raises Nearly $17,000 at Las Vegas Market  - 8/15/2018

'Up on the Roof’ Fundraiser Forges Partnerships to ‘Erase Hate'

CIFF Shanghai Collaborates with WMF-International Woodworking Machinery Fair  - 8/15/2018

Collaboration moves the event dedicated to woodworking technologies from Beijing to Shanghai, creating the first edition of the Shanghai International Furniture Machinery & Woodworking Machinery Fair.

FXI Appoints Longtime Executive Its New CEO  - 8/15/2018

Previously the COO of FXI, Harold Earley will also join the Board of Directors.

Bob’s Discount Furniture Hosts Bed-Zone BASH  - 8/15/2018

New England Patriots team up with Bob’s Discount Furniture and A Bed for Every Child to provide beds for local children in need at Gillette Stadium.

RH Announces CFO Transition  - 8/15/2018

Ryno Blignaut appointed as President, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer Karen Boone to step down for family reasons.

High Point Market and ASID Announce Design Viewpoints Series Sessions for Fall Market 2018  - 8/15/2018

The Design Viewpoints Series (DVS) will take place October 13-15, and will allow designers to earn up to 0.3 continuing education units (CEUs) through the series.

New Home Furnishings Exhibitors to Debut in InterHall at Fall High Point Market  - 8/15/2018

New collections highlight innovation and a mix of materials.

David Long Joins King Koil as EVP of Innovation & Marketing  - 8/15/2018

“King Koil is a clean table where i can take product to where it has never been before,” Long says.

New Exhibitors, Products and Events Debut at Casual Market Chicago 2018  - 8/15/2018

Annual trade show expands offerings, marking continued growth in the Casual Furnishings Industry.

Top Tip for Furniture Retailers: Utilize Financing Products While You Still Can  - 8/13/2018

Furniture retailers should take advantage of one of their most effective tools while they're still a cost-effective option.

Top Students Attend Annual WithIt Conference  - 8/13/2018

The organization welcomed twenty-two students to Charleston who received scholarships thanks to a $20,000 grant from AHFA’s Furniture Foundation.

Sherwin-Williams Releases Industrial Wood Coatings Trend Forecast  - 8/13/2018

This year’s Colormix forecast is divided into six themes: Shapeshifter, Wanderer, Aficionado, Enthusiast, Naturalist and Raconteur.

Dallas Market Center Hires New Creative Director  - 8/13/2018

Guillermo Tragant has joined the company in the newly created position of Creative Director, drawing upon his 25 years of experience in the industry.

Jim Telleysh Named National Sales Manager at Watermark Living  - 8/13/2018

Telleysh is a casual furniture industry veteran who most recently served as president of Braxton Culler.

Eastman House Signs New Licensee for Six Middle Eastern Countries  - 8/13/2018

Under terms of the licensing agreement, Three Stars has the rights to produce, market and distribute Eastman House mattresses in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain, Jordan and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Serta Simmons Bedding Names Chief Sales Officer  - 8/13/2018

Horan brings more than 20 years of sales and marketing experience in consumer products, most recently with Samsung Electronics America as Vice President for U.S. Home Appliance Sales.

ASFD Rebrands as ISFD  - 8/13/2018

American Society of Furniture Designers Now International Society of Furniture Designers, reflects an expanding awareness of the impact of furniture design on the worldwide marketplace.

Ashley for the Arts Awards Great River Shakespeare Festival with 2018 “Patron of the Arts”  - 8/11/2018

The “Patron of the Arts” award was created to recognize an individual or organization who has demonstrated extraordinary support for the arts.

United Way Honors Malouf Foundation Founders for Charitable Efforts  - 8/11/2018

Sam and Kacie Malouf recently received the Give, Advocate & Volunteer Award from the United Way of Cache Valley for their giving in the community.

AHFA Announces 2018 Regulatory Summit  - 8/11/2018

2018 Regulatory Summit, which will illuminate complex regulatory issues, to be held October 24th in NC.

Monthly Furniture Insights From Smith and Leonard  - 8/10/2018

While the first quarter results were a bit weak, the second quarter so far has been much better with orders now up 6% and shipments up 3% over the first five months of last year.

Easy Furniture Web Tip #267: New Website? It Ain’t Over!  - 8/10/2018

For the best possible ROI for your website investment, be sure to plan for the new and unexpected.

Builder of Bradington-Young’s First High-Leg Recliner Retires After 39 Years  - 8/10/2018

Ronnie Hamrick helped build the company’s best-selling leather recliner nearly 40 years ago.

E.S. Kluft Promotes Two to New Leadership Roles  - 8/9/2018

Juan Dionis now Managing Director; Dominick Azevedo promoted to EVP Sales & Marketing.

Pennsylvania Manufacturers to Have Modern Presence at the All American Furniture Expo  - 8/9/2018

The All American Furniture Expo will be holding their 8th annual show on August 15th and 16th in York, Pennsylvania.

Reverie Promotes Deena Gardner to Director of Marketing Position  - 8/9/2018

In her new position, Gardner drives the company’s overall marketing strategy and manages the development and execution of marketing, public relations and branding.

Is Amazon Marketplace the Right Place for You?  - 8/9/2018

While Amazon offers customer reach that is unimaginable through any other marketplace, success isn’t easy or guaranteed.

AHFA Solution Partners Division Slates Education Golf Tournament  - 8/8/2018

28th Annual Education Golf Tournament will be held Wednesday, September 12, at Lake Hickory Country Club in Hickory, N.C.

Castelle to Debut Santa Fe Outdoor Collection at Casual Market Chicago  - 8/8/2018

This traditional collection features an oversized profile and plush cushioning with romantic flair and distinct design styling.

Boston Interiors Gives Back With 1% For the Planet  - 8/8/2018

In the month of August, each time a reclaimed product is purchased, Boston Interiors will donate one percent of the sale to two charities: 1% for the Planet and the Mass Audubon Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary.

Lexington Home Brands Partners with Barclay Butera for 2018 Hampton Designer Showhouse  - 8/8/2018

In its 18th year, the Showhouse highlights work by more than 20 top interior designers from around the country.

Southerland Names Seasoned Bedding Operations Executive to Lead Nashville Factory  - 8/8/2018

Independent mattress producer names Steve Klancnik, a veteran bedding operations and product development executive, as general manager of the company’s flagship factory.

Alden Parkes Transforming High Point Market Space Into a ‘Showhouse in a Showroom’  - 8/8/2018

First-ever event at market will feature the work of seven interior designers in the Hamilton Wrenn Design District showroom.

Fairfield Gives Back to Local Community  - 8/8/2018

The company has worked with Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build program, aided the renovation of Bethel Colony of Mercy’s new women’s campus, made donations to elementary schools, and participated in Relay for Life events.

Online Retailer Wayfair to Open Brick & Mortar Store  - 8/8/2018

The company's first brick-and-mortar location will open by early next year.

AHFA to offer Proposition 65 Compliance Guidance  - 8/8/2018

New California Proposition 65 warning regulations take effect August 30.

Jennifer Costa Named to Top Marketing Post at Talalay Global  - 8/7/2018

Costa is a seasoned marketing executive with extensive experience in brand management, integrated marketing campaigns and social media.

Barbour Spangle Design Adds Two New Professionals  - 8/7/2018

Jordan Neises and Hope Tucker are to serve domestic and international clientele.

50,000th Isuzu N-Series Gasoline Truck Assembled in America  - 8/7/2018

The Isuzu N-Series truck was the first gasoline-powered low cab forward truck available in North America.

tulo Expands Bed-in-a-Box Portfolio with Launch of tulo liv  - 8/7/2018

tulo liv is comprised of three foam layers designed to provide core support, and universal comfort at a competitive price point.

American Society of Furniture Designers (ASFD) Awards Scholarship  - 8/5/2018

Kendall College rising star Annina Fremgen gets nod second year in a row.

2018 Genius Exchange Showcases Multiple Award Winners  - 8/5/2018

Top interior design firms lauded for business development, client interaction, community service.

Testosterone Is the Hormone that Drives Men Wild for Luxury  - 8/4/2018

A new study suggests that gender differences in luxury consumption is in the genes, or more precisely in how much testosterone is coursing through the blood stream.

High Point Market Announces New Product Premiere, Twitter Chat for Fall Market 2018  - 8/4/2018

Focusing on new products being debuted at Fall Market (October 13-17) this program will give attendees a sneak peek of what to expect at the October show.

Seven Top Design Students Receive Scholarships from IFDA's Educational Foundation  - 8/4/2018

IFDA has awarded student scholarships annually, recognizing that advanced education is a major key to career development in the various furnishings and design professions.

HFA Announce the Winners of its 2018 Retailer of the Year Awards  - 8/3/2018

Awards honor outstanding retailers who represent exceptional examples of philanthropy, technology, customer experience, mentoring, sustainability and store design/merchandising.

31st Annual Bob’s Discount Furniture Golf Outing Raises $635,000 for Local Children’s Charities  - 8/3/2018

Sold-out golf tournament helps add to the over $7 million raised to date for non-profit organizations.

Paula Deen and Morris Home Benefit Childrens Hospital  - 8/3/2018

National home event begins August 3-13.

Winning Website Tip #3 From PERQ  - 8/3/2018

How to Increase Store Traffic During Slow Times

Divano Lounge Opens First U.S. Showroom in Design Center at the Merchandise Mart  - 8/2/2018

Global outdoor furniture brand unveils new flagship during ICFA preview show.

Former Delta Children EVP Joins Classic Brands  - 8/2/2018

Industry veteran Keith Bluestein will be Classic’s first EVP of Merchandising and Product Development.

Joelle Kuhlman Joins Hooker Upholstery as Vice President  - 8/2/2018

Kuhlman is responsible for all aspects of merchandising and product development for the upper mid-priced leather upholstery line.

Bill McConnell Joins Smart Furniture Promotions as National Accounts Manager  - 8/2/2018

McConnell has previous worked as CEO of Patusan Trading Company and General Manager at Triple Creek Ranch.

Ergomotion Names First Leader of Organizational Development  - 8/2/2018

Patricia Cooper will focus on attracting, retaining and training talent.

Sunnyland Patio Furniture Recognized as a Texas Treasure  - 8/2/2018

This Texas Business Award Program pays tribute to businesses who have provided employment opportunities and who have supported the state’s economy for 50 years or more.

Owen Shoemaker to Retire from King Koil This Summer  - 8/1/2018

Exec helped develop new product, licensees & marketing strategies during nearly a decade with brand.

Dreamcloud Holdings Adds Level Sleep to Its Family of Mattresses  - 8/1/2018

The online mattress company expands portfolio with patented sleep technology.

Ante4autism Founder Presents Checks to Autism Charities  - 8/1/2018

Announces date for the 11 Annual Ante4Autism event: Saturday, January 26, 2019 at the Golden Nugget, Grand Event Center.

Reverie Makes Award-Winning Materials Available to Retail Partners for Marketing  - 8/1/2018

Company is offering its retail partners access to a collection of award-winning materials to help with online, print and e-mail marketing.

Three Industry Vets Join E.S. Kluft As Regional Account Managers  - 8/1/2018

Appoints Erin Jones, Sonny Zymali and Richard Ho as regional account managers.

Eclipse International Enters Joint Venture with Chinese Licensee  - 8/1/2018

Joint venture with Shenzhen Meiting Creation Furnishing Co. will open more than 100 mattress specialty stores dedicated to the brand throughout China.

High Point Market Authority Teams Up with Design Influencers Conference  - 7/31/2018

Partners up to to launch and co-produce a brand track for the 2019 conference, to be held in Atlanta on February 24-26.

Norse Interiors Offers Upcycling for IKEA Furniture with Scandinavian-Designed Components  - 7/31/2018

New line lets customers paint the furniture components, used to upgrade IKEA cabinets, in any color they like.

Gold Bond Says Chinese Mattress Tariffs Would Be Welcome Relief for Domestic Manufacturers  - 7/31/2018

The 10 percent tariff on Chinese-made mattresses would be part a second round of tariffs on some $200 billion in consumer goods proposed by the Trump Administration.

Latexco US Expands SalesTeam  - 7/31/2018

Two new hires help write the company’s new chapter for growth.

WithIt Professional Conference Draws Record Attendance  - 7/31/2018

Women from all levels within the industry benefit from annual educational conference.

Castelle to Debut Lancaster Collection at Casual Furniture Market Chicago  - 7/31/2018

The Lancaster includes customization with four options for the chair back allowing for easy coordination with outdoor décor styles.

Mike Brown to Retire from Spring Air After 46 Years in Industry  - 7/31/2018

Brand honored retiring exec at Las Vegas Market.

The Brick & Abbyson Launch Exclusive Furniture Line  - 7/31/2018

The Brick sells furniture, electronics, appliances, and bedding and is Canada’s largest home furniture retailer with more than 220 stores.

BedGear Announces Staff Expansion in Sales Operations, Finance and Retail Education  - 7/31/2018

The company welcomed Christina Marin as Visual Operations Manager, Tony Lam as Controller and Ashleigh Reding as well as Ferdinand Guinto as Retail Sales Educators.

King Koil Introduces 3-Model Adjustable Bed Base Program at Las Vegas Market  - 7/30/2018

The new adjustable bases will be showcased in King Koil’s Las Vegas Market showroom A-538.

PERQ Announces New Online Guided Shopping Solution  - 7/30/2018

New online tool helps consumers pinpoint the right appliance, increases showroom sales for home furnishing retailers.

Heritage Home Group Announces Transactions to Complete Sale of Its Iconic Brand Portfolio  - 7/30/2018

HHG to complete in-court restructuring to facilitate auction sale process.

New Motion Bedroom Furniture from Ergomotion Makes Any Bed an Adjustable Bed  - 7/30/2018

Motion Pure, featuring head and foot adjustability, is showcased at B-962 during Las Vegas Market.

Eclipse International Adding $2,999 Luxury ‘Velika’ Package to Bed-In-A-Box Category  - 7/30/2018

Laska by Velika will give retailers a competitive, luxury-boxed-bed design.

Malouf to Unveil TripleLayer Down Pillow at Las Vegas Market  - 7/30/2018

Available in Queen and King sizes, the new pillow features Oeko-Tex Standard 100 certification, and will be showing at the Malouf showroom, C1540.

Therapedic to show New American Glory Collection at Las Vegas Summer Market  - 7/29/2018

American Glory headlines two collections being introduced in the Therapedic showroom at World Market Center, B946.

E.S. Kluft & Company to Unveil ‘Aireloom Platinum Preferred’ Collection at Las Vegas Market  - 7/29/2018

Eight-bed collection that features the company’s signature Pacific Plaid cotton border will be featured during the upcoming Market.

Spring Air Unveils Upscale Mattress Line with Velvet Cover  - 7/28/2018

The company’s eight-model Spring Air Special Edition line will be unveiled at the Summer Las Vegas Market

Winning Website Tip #2 From PERQ  - 7/28/2018

As more ecommerce giants use AI and other technologies to attract online shoppers, it’s time for home furnishings retailers to open their minds to a new way of doing business.

Sleep & Beyond To Showcase Three New Products at Summer Las Vegas Market  - 7/28/2018

New mattress protector, comforter, and pillow to be showcased in SSA Showroom C-1565.

Blu Sleep Develops New Protective Bags to Pack and Ship All Pillow Collections  - 7/27/2018

New aluminum foil packaging will be shown at the company’s showroom at Las Vegas Market

Ergomotion to Launch “Extension Deck Technology” at Las Vegas Market  - 7/27/2018

Called Contour Pure Slim, the new base will be unveiled at the upcoming Las Vegas Market, July 29-Aug. 2.

Southerland Unveils Its First Boxed Bed Program at Las Vegas Market  - 7/27/2018

‘iBnB Program’ features six foam and hybrid mattress designs.

Brooklyn Bedding to Launch Six New Sleep Solutions at Las Vegas Market  - 7/27/2018

Each new mattress will fill a critical customer niche in the bedding category, showcased at B1022

Top Names in Antique and Vintage Comprise DISCOVERIES at the Pavilions at Las Vegas Market  - 7/27/2018

500+ resources expected at the Pavilions for Summer Market.

Oliver Gal and TŌV Furniture ​​Collaborat​e ​at Las Vegas Market  - 7/27/2018

The brand new Oliver Gal collection will be shown and available ​at the TŌV Showroom in building B at suite B658.

Magniflex to Introduce New Aquabreeze Foam at Las Vegas Market  - 7/27/2018

The Aquabreeze elastic foam is particularly suitable for the bedding industry, as it is a plush, yet resilient foam, that offers a high elastic recovery and increased flexibility.

Feizy Rugs’ Hosts Award-Winning Designer Kerrie Kelly for a Cocktail Reception at Las Vegas Market  - 7/27/2018

The reception will follow a CEU class Feizy is co-sponsoring with IMC, presented by Kerrie Kelly, entitled “Design It!

Malouf Launching Industry Focused Campaign to Recognize the Signs of Child Sex Trafficking at Las Vegas Market  - 7/26/2018

The event happens from 4:45 to 5:45 p.m. on Sunday, July 29 in Suite C1212 at World Market Center.

Eclipse International’s New ‘Hospitality Collection’ Designed to Bring Hotel Luxury Into the Home  - 7/26/2018

The three-model lineup of hybrid mattresses will be introduced at the upcoming Las Vegas Market.

Strong Early Buyer Registration and Growth in Cross-Category Resources Indicates Vibrant Summer Las Vegas Market  - 7/26/2018

Expanded furniture, home décor and gift resources attract retailers and designers.

Classic Brands to Unveil ‘savile Row’ Collection at Las Vegas Market  - 7/26/2018

New hybrid lineup with a touch of London features advanced foam, coil technologies.

Customatic Technologies to Unveil ‘featherlite’ Update at Las Vegas Market  - 7/26/2018

Update includes variety of custom options to accommodate all design tastes.

King Koil Expands World Luxury Intimate Collection  - 7/25/2018

The five new models will be showcased in King Koil’s Las Vegas Market showroom, space A-538.

Las Vegas Market Unveils Digital Preview of FIRST LOOK Trends  - 7/24/2018

Digital guide provides sneak peek of four key trends.

Interior Designers Fail in Social Media  - 7/24/2018

Report by Unity Marketing highlights more effective marketing tips for interior designers.

Art Van Furniture Adds Seventh Indiana Store  - 7/24/2018

Grand opening festivities planned at new Evansville showroom on July 26 and 28.

International Market Centers and AmericasMart Transaction Finalized  - 7/24/2018

The merger of the two creates the world’s largest permanent mart for the furniture, gift, home décor, rug, and apparel industries.

Skram Debuts New Products and Showroom Design  - 7/23/2018

North Carolina-Based heirloom furniture manufacturer premieres new products and an updated showroom at the New York Design Center.

ManWah Holdings Acquires Vietnam Upholstery Factory  - 7/23/2018

Acquisition of Timberland expands the capacity of ManWah to over 18 million square feet of upholstery manufacturing

SSA Announces 30 different brands and Manufacturers at Las Vegas Market  - 7/23/2018

Specialty Sleep Association has once again sold-out all its exhibit space with 25 returning exhibitors and 5 brand new exhibitors.

PureCare and Manwah Holdings Launch Top-of-Bed Program  - 7/23/2018

Program featured in 520 Mattress and Bedding Retailers in China.

Danican Introduces TrueStuff Certified Organic Linens at Las Vegas Market  - 7/23/2018

Also unveils new, flexible, “less than container load” private label container program.

Blu Sleep Develops Roll Packed Mattresses  - 7/20/2018

New roll-packed mattresses defy common industry “expiration dates” on compression of mattresses.

Aireloom Redesigns Website  - 7/20/2018

Last overhauled in January 2015, the site also includes detailed descriptions of six collections, a page for the Aireloom Lift, and a dealer locator.

Southerland Names Southern Regional Sales Leader  - 7/20/2018

Greg Wanninger rejoins Southerland

Vanguard Furniture Announces New Las Vegas Showroom  - 7/20/2018

3,250-square-foot showroom, is located on the first floor of Building A in the Las Vegas Design Center is open year-round.

A.R.T. Furniture Launches New Website  - 7/20/2018

The new look was implemented to provide richer content, improved visuals, easy navigation and better functionality.

City Furniture a National Top Scorer On New Wood Furniture Scorecard  - 7/20/2018

Sustainable Furniture Council’s new scorecard empowers consumers’ eco-friendly choices.

Bestsign International is Now BSI Nova  - 7/20/2018

Company to reveal new toolless outdoor products at the 2018 Summer Market in Las Vegas.

STORIS’ Next Generation Leader Named to HFB’s 40 Under Forty  - 7/20/2018

Shawn McKnight has been named to the 2018 Home Furnishings Business “Forty Under 40.” list.

Hamilton Wrenn Design District Appoints Board of Directors  - 7/20/2018

The new Board of Directors of the high-end district of the High Point Market will guide the Association in its promotional activities and facilitating communication with the High Point Market Authority.

Crosley Brands Welcomes Andrea Wellkamp to Marketing Team  - 7/20/2018

After several years working in Boston and Dallas, Wellkamp finds her way back home to Louisville.

Jerome’s Furniture Opens First Orange County Dream Shop  - 7/20/2018

Location marks sixth stand-alone mattress store; locations exceeding expectations.

Classic Brands: Consumers Will Be the Biggest Losers if Chinese Tariffs Hit Mattresses, Home Furnishings  - 7/20/2018

Consumers, most of whom already operate on tight household budgets, could be pushed out of the market due to increases that are certain to be passed on to them for mattresses and other home furnishings.

ManWah Holdings Acquires Vietnam Upholstery Factory, Timberland  - 7/20/2018

The acquisition expands the capacity of ManWah to over 18 million square feet of upholstery manufacturing.

Crosley Brands acquires Rainmaker Imports  - 7/18/2018

Rainmaker Imports brings a full line of patented, foldable furniture and outdoor lifestyle products to the Crosley product assortment.

Spring Air Expands Customer Service Team  - 7/17/2018

Appoints Taylor Lahiff as customer service coordinator, overseeing order entry and fulfillment for national accounts, customer service and work with Spring Air factories on product returns.

Company C Debuts New Construction and Designs in Colorfields Line  - 7/16/2018

The new products will be displayed in vignettes at Las Vegas Market.

IFDA to Hold First-Ever Summer Summit at Las Vegas Market  - 7/16/2018

Conference Aims to Educate, Connect Industry Professionals

Treasure Garden Announces 2019 Introductions  - 7/16/2018

2019 introductions along with their advanced multi function 13’ Starlux AKZ Plus Cantilever to be on display at Summer markets.

Icon Honors 2018 Celebrates Global Innovation in the Home and Gift Industry  - 7/16/2018

Retailers, manufacturers, sales agencies and service providers all were eligible to pursue Icon Honors recognition in a broad field of 16 distinct categories of competition.

Cribbs to Lead Spectra Home  - 7/16/2018

Former president John Hoff retired earlier this summer following the successful merger with leather maker Palatial Home.

Diamond Mattress Announces New Products for Las Vegas Market  - 7/16/2018

New products and customer-centric programs propel fourth-generation manufacturer to record-breaking sales.

Protect-A-Bed Adds New Roles and Refreshes  - 7/15/2018

Adds new positions and promotes expanding team.

TEMPOE Adds Quincy Sterling to Executive Leadership Team as VP of Operations  - 7/13/2018

Sterling brings more than 20 years of executive management and operational experience for large, publicly traded Business Process Outsourcing organizations.

Seven Furniture Companies Win High Scores on Sustainable Wood Sourcing  - 7/13/2018

SFC and NWF launch Wood Furniture Scorecard.

Merchandise Mart Celebrates Showroom Growth  - 7/13/2018

ICFA Preview Show to kick off with several showroom ribbon-cutting events.

Jardinico Debuts Designer Outdoor Accessories During Upcoming Markets  - 7/13/2018

New Jardinico accessories collection includes outdoor lanterns, wine cooler & tub and multi-purpose occasional tables.

Las Vegas Market Expands Industry Partnerships to Add Education and Networking Opportunities  - 7/13/2018

Partnerships add to the available education and networking events at the Summer 2018 Las Vegas Market, running from July 29 to Aug. 2.

High Point Market Opens Registration for Fall Market 2018  - 7/13/2018

The Fall High Point Market will be held on Saturday, October 13, through Wednesday, October 17.

Blu Sleep Develops Five Pillow Collection Using Essential Oils  - 7/13/2018

Collection uses essential oils like lavender, eucalyptus, chamomile, green tea and citrus.

Recap: June Total Home & Gift Market  - 7/13/2018

June Total Home & Gift Market sees increase in attendance from key states, more new buyers, and strong orders.

Soft-Tex Unveils New Lines of Adjustable Bases, RTA Furniture  - 7/12/2018

Also unveils a new sourcing-as-a-service solution for compressed and roll-packed mattresses.

Theodore Alexander Partners With Designer Alexa Hampton  - 7/12/2018

Partnership to launch a comprehensive furniture collection at April 2019 High Point Market.

All American Furniture Expo Offering Giveaways, New Exhibitors  - 7/12/2018

The 2018 All American Furniture Expo takes place August 15th and 16th.

Castelle to Introducte Multiple Collections During the Casual Furniture Preview Market  - 7/12/2018

Company plans to unveil multiple new luxury aluminum outdoor furnishing collections encompassing hundreds of new product designs.

Twin Star Home Reveals the Trompe L’oeil Collection  - 7/12/2018

Packed with function, the broad Trompe L’oeil collection gives consumers plenty of options.

Art Van Furniture to Host Grand Opening Festivities at New East Peoria Showroom July 12 and 14  - 7/11/2018

Ribbon-cutting ceremony, music, refreshments, giveaways and fun in store for the community.

Symphony RetailAI Names Todd P. Michaud as President & Chief Customer Officer of the Americas for its Retail Solutions Division  - 7/11/2018

Michaud joins to manage and accelerate impressive customer growth driven by innovative AI-enabled software suite.

Brooklyn Bedding Launches Best-Selling Mattress Encasement Online  - 7/11/2018

Marks continued expansion of sleep accessories on BrooklynBedding.com.

Four Hands Reveals Growth Growth Through Strategic Acquisitions, Services, and Technology  - 7/11/2018

Within a five year period, the company has nearly doubled their revenue, projecting $160 million in sales this year.

Furniture Liquidators Brand Retiring  - 7/10/2018

The company, along with Mattress and More, was acquired by FFO Home in February of 2018, with plans to rebrand all 13 Furniture Liquidator stores to FFO Homes by November.

Las Vegas Market & ASD Market Week Continue Cooperation With Summer 2018 “Two for Tuesday” Program  - 7/10/2018

Easy transportation & access to both shows on Tuesday, July 31.

MacKenzie-Childs Introduces Its Spring 2019 Collection at Atlanta Gift Market  - 7/10/2018

The home décor brand is introducing a spring collection that features a new candle collection called Glow, rich and colorful furniture pieces, a new dinnerware collection, seasonal offerings, and a partnership with SCOUT Bags.

Tōv Furniture to Bring Sensory Experience to Las Vegas Market  - 7/10/2018

Opening July 29th in the Las Vegas Market, the On Fleek showroom will offer an Instagram-friendly, immersive sensory experience for attendees.

New Pacific Direct Unveils 2018 Summer Collections at Las Vegas Market  - 7/10/2018

The firm introduces 160+ new items at the Las Vegas Market in Building A #654.

Easy Furniture Web Tip #266: Not on Google? Not!  - 7/9/2018

National Internet marketing strategies are overkill for the local business.

Theme for CIFF Shanghai to be "An Example of Global Lifestyle"  - 7/9/2018

The 42nd Edition of the China International Furniture Fair to be held at the National Exhibition & Convention Center September 10-13th.

Malouf and Supima Partner for Runway Getaway Contest  - 7/9/2018

Sales contest that will send one lucky winner on a New York getaway with two tickets to attend the Supima Fashion Show.

Nourison Introduces Watercolor Designs and Abstract Shags at Atlanta and Las Vegas Markets  - 7/9/2018

New introductions include new styles from the Prismatic Collection and the Corsica Shag Collection.

IKEA Sees the Future & Calls It "Democratic Design"  - 7/9/2018

Ikea is spreading the gospel of “democratic design” across the globe through its 300-plus stores in 25 countries and its rapidly growing internet presence.

Englander E-Gel Hybrid Combines Latest in Cooling, Support Technology  - 7/9/2018

New E-Gel Hybrid, debuting at the Las Vegas Market, will offer applications of the latest technologies for cool and supportive sleep.

2018 Apollo Award Finalists Named  - 7/6/2018

The program recognizes retail excellence in the sales and marketing of outdoor furnishings.

Blue Bell Mattress Adds Two to Growing Sales Team  - 7/6/2018

Adds Paul Jagielski and Christine Beach as account managers.

IMAX Worldwide Home Unveils Newly Remodeled Showroom in Atlanta  - 7/6/2018

Open for AmericasMart Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, July 10 - 16, 2018

Castelle’s 2019 Introductions to Include Traditional Design, Madeleine Collection  - 7/6/2018

Inspired by the appeal of a French country terrace, pieces within the Madeleine collection feature interconnected lines and curves across the chair back in addition to decorative turned-like cast aluminum legs.

Surya to Launch 500+ New Accessories and Instagram Giveaway at Atlanta Market  - 7/6/2018

The company to launch accessories across every category, price point, and lifestyle.

KAS Rugs Unveils 4th Annual Look Book at Summer Markets  - 7/5/2018

The new book includes 280 pages full of product photography, descriptive rug copy, textile trends, care information and more.

Sleep Geek to Launch Campaign for 1,000th Geek University Graduate  - 7/5/2018

As the site approaches a milestone amount of Geek U graduates, a full campaign will launch to encourage retail managers and sales associates to also become graduates.

AHFA Solution Partners Division Awards Eight Scholarships  - 7/4/2018

Last month eight $2,500 scholarships were awarded to the children of industry workers; previously, six $2,000 scholarships were presented annually.

Recap: Renegade Furniture Group's Fourth Annual Furniture Industry Networking Event  - 7/4/2018

Educational and networking event drew more than 400 executives from over 150 companies covering all sectors of the industry.

Gold Bond Uses Cotton in New ‘Cambridge’ Mattress to Mimic a Hybrid Feel  - 7/3/2018

New Cambridge mattress developed to combat rising foam costs and give retailers a quality mattress.

Barney’s of Springfield, IL Launches REM-Fit Brand Store  - 7/3/2018

FMG Member store focuses on improving sleep through innovative offerings.

Monthly Furniture Insights From Smith and Leonard  - 7/3/2018

For the furniture industry, we have to remember it is summertime ‒ we do need to keep in mind that this is generally just a slower time for the furniture business.

KAS Rugs Partners with Hang Ten  - 7/3/2018

Hang Ten and its signature footprint logo is currently licensed in apparel, swimwear, sunglasses, footwear, outdoor recreational products and most recently fashion bedding.

IMAX Worldwide Home and Trisha Yearwood Introduce Two New Home Accessory Collections  - 7/3/2018

Canyon and Nightingale Collections to debut at Summer Markets.

Key to Success in Marketing to Millionaires?  - 6/29/2018

Your marketing program may well be filled with misconceptions, misunderstandings and myths that will derail your plans for growth.

IFDA's Educational Foundation Assembles a Panel of Pros for DesignEDGE  - 6/29/2018

DesignEDGE will be held on opening day of Las Vegas Market, July 29.

Bush Furniture to Introduce New Products, Finishes and Collections in Vegas  - 6/29/2018

Bjorn represent Bush Furniture’s first venture into Scandinavian modern styling, and the Float Collection features desks and storage with metal legs and a rustic finish.

Southern Furniture Announces Promotion and New Hire for Key Roles  - 6/29/2018

Upholstery manufacturer promotes Michelle Doherr to Creative Director and adds industry veteran Susan Lenhart as Director of Marketing.

InfoGraphic: Social Media and Customer Service  - 6/29/2018

Social media provides businesses the opportunities to offer instant customer service and can also help build brand validity, awareness, and exposure to core, niche or mass audiences.

PERQ Wins Top Honors in 16th Annual American Business Awards  - 6/29/2018

Indianapolis-based PERQ takes home the 2018 Gold Stevie Award for “Founding Team of the Year”.

Spring Air Signs Continental Silverline Products as Newest Domestic Licensee  - 6/29/2018

Continental Silverline will begin producing the signature Back Supporter and high-end Chattam & Wells lines on Sept. 1 for distribution in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arkansas and Louisiana.

Malouf Named 2018 Best of State Winner in Utah  - 6/29/2018

Malouf received a medal of excellence in the Wholesale Goods category at the annual Utah Best of State Gala in Salt Lake City.

Las Vegas Market Continues Partnership with Aid to Artisans  - 6/29/2018

Innovative showcase of global artisan exhibitors returning for Summer Market.

OW Lee Expands Presence in Design Center at the Merchandise Mart  - 6/29/2018

OW Lee’s official grand opening will be held during the ICFA Preview Show next month.

Fine Furniture Design’s Veranda Collection Makes Successful Retail Debut  - 6/29/2018

53-piece Veranda Collection has been on retail floors for about a month and is receiving a strong response from consumers based on feedback.

3D Room Planner by MicroD Launches at Art Van Franchising  - 6/29/2018

Art Van Franchising taps MicroD’s 3D Room Planning and augmented reality technology to increase sales.

Former Serta Simmons CFO Joins Classic Brands  - 6/29/2018

Industry veteran Brian Callahan will serve as classic’s first chief financial officer.

STORIS 9.10 Release Delivers Continuity of the Connected Customer  - 6/29/2018

In 9.10, STORIS processes have been enhanced to manage Open Orders on a customer account and streamline delivery fulfillment.

Porch and Overstock.com Partnership Offers Shoppers an Expanded and Personalized Customer Experience  - 6/27/2018

Through the partnership, Porch gives Overstock shoppers access to their nationwide network of over 300,000 high quality, vetted home service professionals for a fixed, upfront price.

Home Renovation Boom Continues, Houzz Survey Finds  - 6/26/2018

Kitchens and bathrooms top remodel activity and spend; Houston and Los Angeles metros see largest YoY spending gains.

Jordan's Furniture Partners with Cradles to Crayons for "Ready For School" Program  - 6/25/2018

This marks the 12th year of Cradles to Crayons’ school preparedness program, which provides local Massachusetts children-in-need with the essential back-to-school supplies and clothing.

Las Vegas Design Center & ASID Announce 4th Annual Andyz Award Winners  - 6/25/2018

Summer Market celebration will recognize 10 interior design project winners.

CPSC Ends Third-Party Testing for Engineered Wood Products Under CPSIA  - 6/25/2018

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission rules that untreated and unfinished engineered wood products do not contain lead and, therefore, are not required to have third-party testing for compliance with the lead content requirements.

Ray Allegrezza Named IHFRA's New Executive Director  - 6/25/2018

He replaces Kathy Parks, who held that title since 2005 and recently retired.

Levin Furniture to Debut Free Flag Exchange Program  - 6/25/2018

Ohio/Pennsylvania furniture retailer invites families to trade in their worn Old Glories for new flags during Fourth of July Holiday.

Retailers Call Supreme Court Ruling ‘Missed Opportunity’ to Rein in Billions of Dollars in Credit Card Fees  - 6/25/2018

Supreme Court rules in favor of American Express rules that prevent retailers from encouraging the use of other credit cards with lower processing fees.

DECASO Introduces New Authenticity Policy  - 6/22/2018

The online destination becomes the industry’s first luxury marketplace to ban reproductions.

Easy Furniture Web Tip #265: Description Tags. Stories. Cliffhangers. How Long?  - 6/22/2018

Write description tags that work for both desktop and mobile searches by putting your most important information in the first 130 characters and extending the cliffhanger.

HFA Leadership Institute Held at LSU  - 6/22/2018

The four-day program is designed to prepare the most promising leaders to help them take on key positions and move them into a leadership mindset.

Nadeau Opens 40th Brick-and-Mortar Retail Store in the U.S.  - 6/22/2018

The more than 7,000-square-foot space in Overland Park, Kan. is the latest to open in the company’s multi-year national expansion.

Twin Star Home Supports City of Hope at Annual West Coast Fundraiser  - 6/22/2018

Florida based home furnishings manufacturer helps raise $4,500 toward cancer curing research during the event’s live auction.

Abbyson Expands AbbySky Factory  - 6/22/2018

Expansion gives Abbyson the space necessary for growing the company’s Motion upholstery category.

Ergomotion Names First Sales Manager for Europe & Middle East  - 6/22/2018

Nuno Corte Real Figueiredo is a 20 plus year experienced international sales executive.

BIFMA Appoints Don Van Winkle to the Role of Board President  - 6/22/2018

Don previously served as Board Vice President/President Elect.

High Point Market Authority Accepting Submissions for the 2019 Style Spotters Team  - 6/22/2018

The 2019 Style Spotters team will be selected in August and then announced live at the Style Spotters LIVE! breakfast at Fall Market on Tuesday, October 16.

Can Walmart’s Mass-to-Class Strategy Work?  - 6/22/2018

By raising the corporate consciousness of Walmart, it will position the company in line with the values of the affluent who demand high standards from the companies they do business with.

Malouf Names Aaron Womack Sales Director of Latin America  - 6/22/2018

Womack will be responsible for developing and implementing international sales initiatives, with specific focus on Latin American countries.

King Koil Enters Vietnam Market With New License  - 6/22/2018

New Arizona plant will manufacture export product to this growing market.

Capel Rugs Announces Summer Market Introductions  - 6/22/2018

To introduce three new creative collections with a plush hi-lo feel at Atlanta and Las Vegas Markets.

PureCare Partners with Index Living Mall  - 6/22/2018

Continues global expansion into Southeast Asia through partnership.

ELFA International Opens New Warehouse in Western North Carolina  - 6/22/2018

New warehouse to service growing Southeastern business.

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Names Four New Members  - 6/21/2018

Honorees to be inducted at October 14 celebration.

Malouf CEO Sam Malouf Named a Glassdoor Top CEO in 2018  - 6/20/2018

Glassdoor released its annual report recognizing Top CEOs.

Durham Furniture Rebrands 'Solid Choices' to ‘Solid Accents’  - 6/18/2018

New enhancements to catalog & website better highlight extensive accent & occasional options.

Milliken Specialty Interiors Celebrates Opening of Permanent High Point Showroom  - 6/18/2018

Showroom opened with Showtime industry party and wins Best Showroom Award.

Rent-A-Center to be Acquired by Vintage Capital  - 6/18/2018

Vintage will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Rent-A-Center common stock for $15.00 per share in cash.

1stdibs Is Designers’ Best Friend, Now It Wants to Be Consumers’ Too  - 6/16/2018

Today designers represent only about 40% of its business, with consumers making up the lion’s share.

Anne Jacobsen Promoted to Chief Administration Officer at Hooker  - 6/16/2018

Will be overseeing administrative functions across the 10 operating units of the corporation.

Schumacher and Williams Join HFA Staff  - 6/16/2018

Schumacher has been hired as the vice president of membership development and marketing; Williams has been hired as the membership director.

Las Vegas Market Continues Home Décor Surge  - 6/16/2018

New resources & trend presentations highlight Summer Market.

Manna Freight Systems Expands Regional Distribution Center Capability  - 6/15/2018

Atlanta Center is seventh in growing national logistics operation.

Ashley Furniture Industries Partners with Ashley’s Angels to Donate Bicycles to Area Children  - 6/15/2018

Donates 42 bicycles, helmets and bike locks to area students in Whitehall, Arcadia, Independence.

Marves Industries Obtains Minority Business Enterprise Certification  - 6/15/2018

The Company began manufacturing non-woven textiles in 2009 and now employs close to 100 people in their 82,000 sq. ft. facility.

American Society of Furniture Designers (ASFD) Issues Call For Competition Entry  - 6/15/2018

23rd Annual Pinnacle Awards feature expanded categories and new venue.

Lorraine Capital Makes Investment in Bush Industries  - 6/15/2018

Move will bolster the company’s ability to serve commercial office and residential customers with quality products.

Company C Welcomes New Vice President of Global Sales  - 6/15/2018

Michael Ackelbein has been appointed the company’s Vice President of Global Sales and Distribution.

Las Vegas Market Enhances Furniture Depth & Diversity  - 6/15/2018

New, expanding, renewing showrooms broaden assortment for Summer Market.

FFO Home to Open 51st Store in Cleburne, TX  - 6/15/2018

The 32,278 square foot store will be FFO Home’s 51st company wide and 3rd store in Texas along with the locations in Wichita Falls and Longview.

Gabby Names Rachel Blindauer as Assistant Vice President of Design for Gabby  - 6/15/2018

With over twelve years of professional experience in design, Blindauer will lead the Gabby design team and direct the creation of design concepts and products.

Surya’s Inaugural Designer Showroom to Open at theMART In Chicago  - 6/15/2018

The showroom made its debut at NeoCon and will serve as a year-round resource for designers and their clients.

High Point Market Authority Accepting Submissions/Sponsorships for Design Bloggers Tour  - 6/15/2018

Once again partners with Esteem Media to develop a Design Bloggers Tour for the 2018 Fall Market in October.

Las Vegas Market Adds Value for Non-Profit Groups  - 6/15/2018

Fourth non-profit retail symposium features “Museum Store” Monday track.

Spring Air Signs Johnson City Bedding Company as Newest U.S. Licensee  - 6/15/2018

Johnson City Bedding will begin producing the signature Back Supporter and Chattam & Wells lines Sept. 1 for distribution in Tennessee, Georgia, Kentucky and Alabama.

ManWah Holdings Acquires Delancey Manufacturing  - 6/14/2018

Grey Hunsucker has been named President of this new division.

Darvin Furniture and Mattress Selects TD Bank as New Financing Partner  - 6/12/2018

TD Partnerships to provide private label financing for the long-standing Chicago retailer.

Comfort Research Recognized by Forbes as One of America's Best Small Companies  - 6/12/2018

In the past year, Comfort Research has been named "Outstanding Growth Award" winner by Grand Rapids' Association for Corporate Growth as well as a "Best and Brightest" place to work for in Michigan.

DreamCloud Sleep Launches First-Ever Luxury Bed-in-a-Box  - 6/12/2018

The mattress features an eight-layer hybrid construction ​with a mixture of cooling gel-infused memory foam, natural latex and patent-pending coil technology​. ​

Modway Furniture to Debut New Outdoor Furniture Line at Las Vegas Market  - 6/11/2018

Gray-on-gray synthetic rattan weave, squared corners, and clean lines bring designer style to this contemporary collection.

Easy Furniture Web Tip #264: Google Giveth. Google Taketh Away.  - 6/11/2018

Google does an about face on longer description tags.

Standard Furniture Acquires Albany Industries  - 6/9/2018

Acquisition expands Standard Furniture into the stationary upholstery market, creating a top 10 industry resource with a full range of home furnishing products and services.

Cylindo Introduces StyleShots - Interactive Room Scenes for Empowered Digital Storytelling  - 6/9/2018

Cylindo Styleshots will augment the value of the 360 HD Viewer, adding interactive room scenes to enhance the overall shopping experience.

Steve Elton and Larry Smith Receive ICFA Lifetime Achievement Awards  - 6/9/2018

Elton and Smith will be honored during the ICFA Awards Gala at Swissotel Chicago on Thursday, September 27, during Casual Market Chicago.

Four Hands Adds Vice President of Business Innovations Position  - 6/9/2018

Taps Douglas Estremadoyro for the role, serving as a key cross-functional business lead and project manager.

Top Ten Things To Avoid In Multicultural Marketing  - 6/8/2018

Multiculturals are nearly 40% of U.S. consumers who spend $1.7 trillion yet still get under 18% of all ad dollars.

2018 Scott Morgan Design Scholarship Recipients Named  - 6/7/2018

Fourth annual award supports career development in art, design and architecture.

PROFITsystems Unveils New RETAILvantage Capabilities for Consumer of Tomorrow  - 6/7/2018

Additions to home furnishings retail management system simplify omnichannel workflow and expand showroom to the Internet.

Caracole Names Paul Seston President  - 6/7/2018

In his new role, Seston will oversee everyday operations while providing leadership and direction for the continued growth of the brand.

CASTELLE’s 2019 Introduction Rollout Continues with the Avenue Collection  - 6/7/2018

The Avenue Collection will be exhibited in the Castelle Chicago showroom at the Merchandise Mart, during the upcoming Preview Casual Market in July, and the Casual Market Chicago in September.

BDI Names Matthew Weatherly Associate Design Director  - 6/7/2018

Matthew Weatherly was formerly the company’s senior designer and has been with the company for 14 years.

PERQ Teams Up with Who’s Up CRM to Improve Lead Management for Furnishing Retailers  - 6/7/2018

Who’s Up is a mobile and web-based up-system and contact relationship manager (CRM) designed for home furnishing retailers to manage their in-store sales flow.

Las Vegas Market Hosts 8th Gift For Life Fundraiser  - 6/7/2018

“Up On The Roof” memorializes murder victim Matthew Shepard with ‘ERASE HATE: A Celebration of Love’ Theme.

Malouf Named One of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2018  - 6/7/2018

Inc.’s Best Workplaces list is a magnifying glass on how innovative companies can raise the bar in hiring and retaining the best talent.

Fine Furniture Design Adds Performance Fabrics to ‘FFD Armour’  - 6/7/2018

Company recently doubled its performance fabric offering to a total of 14.

A.R.T. Furniture Announces Jon Witteveen as Senior Director, Design & Product Development  - 6/6/2018

Witteveen’s responsibilities include leading product development from creative and design, up through production.

Design Center at the Merchandise Mart Celebrates NeoCon 50  - 6/6/2018

Highlighted participation reflects convergence of commercial and residential design.

King Koil Expands Sales Team in Pacific Northwest  - 6/6/2018

A 14-year bedding industry veteran, Zachariasen was most recently a senior territory manager at Serta Simmons Bedding.

High Point Market Authority Releases the High Point Market Style Report for Summer/Fall 2018  - 6/6/2018

17-page report was developed by eight home fashion gurus, all part of the HPMA’s 2018 Style Spotters team.

TRIO Environments and Phillips Collection To Launch Modern, Artisan-Made Product Line  - 6/6/2018

Angela Harris for Phillips Collection offers custom look for builders, developers, designers, and consumers.

CORT Announces Partnership With Move For Hunger  - 6/6/2018

CORT pledges to support the non-profit’s mission to reduce food waste and fight hunger nationwide.

All American Furniture Expo Holding Milestone Show  - 6/6/2018

All American Furniture Expo is hosting their 8th annual furniture show on August 15th and 16th.

King Koil Inks First Major Retailer for its New Phoenix Plant  - 6/6/2018

Sit ‘n Sleep will be first King Koil California retailer & floor 23 models.

Fairfield Presents Several Collections at EFA Expo  - 6/6/2018

The company specifically highlighted the Live Edge collection, Conneaut Crypton Leather, a new laminate series and the launch of the Accention Dining Chair Collection.

Four Hands Adds Upholstery Specialist Jessica Green to Management Team  - 6/5/2018

Jessica joins as the new Director of Upholstery, having previously served as Merchandising Manager at American Leather.

Ashley HomeStore of Metro New York/New Jersey Partners with Habitat For Humanity  - 6/5/2018

Lends helping hands to build seven new homes for families in need.

IHGF Delhi Fair-Autumn 2018: 5 Days, 2000+ Products, 3000+ Exhibitors  - 6/5/2018

Biannual show that connects India’s leading manufacturers for home, lifestyle, fashion & textiles segments runs from October 14-18.

Two New Ashley HomeStores Open in Ohio  - 6/4/2018

The Morris Furniture Company opens new Ashley HomeStore in Columbus, The Wellsville Group opens store in Avon.

imm cologne Announces Hall 11 Transformation  - 6/4/2018

Hall 11 will be transformed into Pure Atmospheres as part of the conceptual development of the Pure design segment.

“Furnishing the Future”: Finalized Presenter List  - 6/4/2018

Renegade Furniture Group’s 4th annual furniture industry networking event.

Century Furniture Honors Employees' Years of Service  - 6/4/2018

Honors 86 employees who represent over 1,400 total years of service to the company

SOFA Rebrands as Toronto International Design Centre  - 6/4/2018

New brand for Canada’s premier design centre will enhance services for industry professionals.

BDM+ Furniture Announces Departure of Denis Darveau  - 6/4/2018

Vice-president of sales passed the torch down to his nephew Philippe Darveau on May 25.

Monthly Furniture Insights Report From Smith Leonard  - 6/4/2018

Overall consumer confidence remains strong which we believe is the key to good furniture business.

spoga+gafa Adds Outdoor Kitchens to it's BBQ Grilling Segment  - 6/3/2018

The new format will highlight accessories and appliances for cooking in the garden.

A.R.T. Furniture Announces Roland Maddrey as Vice President Of Sales  - 6/3/2018

Maddrey takes the position following the recent announcement of Bryan Edwards becoming President of A.R.T. Furniture.

First Mattresses Roll Off Line at King Koil Arizona Plant  - 6/3/2018

Local dignitaries & company leaders unveil new 90,000-square-foot facility.

ELFA International Releases New Design Trends and Color Reference Catalog  - 6/3/2018

New first-ever trends book spotlights textile fashion, color directions for fabric buyers.

Carla Green of CLARITY Designworks to Speak at SSA Market Seminar at Las Vegas Market  - 6/3/2018

The California-based graphic designer will present “Augmented Reality for the Rest of Us” for mattress and bedding retailers, manufacturers and suppliers.

BDI Launches Online Product Catalog for Retailers Using the MicroD Platform  - 6/2/2018

On the MicroD platform, BDI will have the ability to continually update their catalog with new products, designs and offerings.

Celia Moh Scholarship Announces 2018-2019 Winners  - 6/2/2018

his year’s recipients are: Ryan Decker, a senior Industrial Design major; Cole Dignard, a junior Industrial Design major ; and, Annina Fremgen, a senior Furniture Design major.

Las Vegas Design Center Spotlights Top Kitchen & Bath Brands  - 6/2/2018

Leading designers creating integrated lifestyle vignettes for Summer Market.

Protect-A-Bed Donates Mattress Protectors to Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Carolinas  - 6/2/2018

New 15 guestroom addition to RMHC of the Carolinas in Greenville, South Carolina will benefit from shielding from bed bugs and spills.

Ergomotion Names 20-Year Veteran to Head Supply Chain Management for Growing Global Organization  - 6/2/2018

Shae Gentry has more than 20 years’ experience leading supply chain, logistics and transportation management for global companies.

Recap: 46th Canadian Furniture Show  - 6/2/2018

Visitors discovered the latest products and trends, did some networking and conducted business at more than 200 exhibitors.

FFO Home Becomes Furniture Sponsor for 1st Waco St. Jude Dream Home  - 6/2/2018

Every year, St. Jude’s raffles away custom-built dream homes across the nation with all proceeds going directly to benefit St. Jude’s research and treatment.

Blue Bell Mattress Appoints its First CFO  - 6/1/2018

David Brault, who has more than 25 years’ experience in corporate finance, will oversee budgeting, strategic forecasting and financial analysis.

Luxury Consumers Plan to Pull Back on Spending  - 6/1/2018

Is a global disruption to the luxury market coming again?

Twin Star Home Launches Redesigned ClassicFlame Website  - 6/1/2018

New redesign of the site brings the products to life with the 3D Flame Effect imagery.

One Kings Lane Announces New York City Flagship Store Opening  - 5/28/2018

The New York City flagship will be located at the landmarked 143 Spring Street in Soho.

Jerome’s Furniture Opens Second Riverside County Dream Shop  - 5/26/2018

Location marks fifth stand-alone mattress store.

Furniture First Symposium Recap  - 5/25/2018

The three-day event included guest speakers, roundtable discussions, breakout sessions, and devoted networking time.

New products are in the Spotlight of the 2018 Canadian Furniture Show  - 5/25/2018

The 46th edition of the event has more than 200 exhibitors - including over 50 new ones - who will unveil their new products to thousands of participants.

The 1st Chair Announces 3P Protected Fabrics for Nursery Chairs  - 5/25/2018

3P Protected Fabrics for nursery chairs equip parents for reality.

Wayfair 3D University to Accelerate Visual Merchandising  - 5/25/2018

Industry’s first 3D-modeling curriculum for furniture and décor available to suppliers and manufacturers.

imm cologne Show Expects Around 1,200 Exhibitors From 50 Countries  - 5/25/2018

In Cologne trend scouts can discover progressive design experiments, and retailers and wholesalers can find designs perfectly suited for their markets.

H Contract Will Feature “Resimercial” Designs At NeoCon  - 5/25/2018

Product offering joins residential styling, commercial functionality.

More Than $1.2 Million Raised in the 10th Annual Art Van Charity Challenge  - 5/25/2018

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana wins $100,000 grand prize.

Nourison Donates Rugs to Support Tornado Relief Efforts in Greensboro  - 5/25/2018

The tornado on Sunday, April 15th affected more than 1,000 structures in the area, damaging homes, businesses and schools.

7 Differences Between Generation Z and Millennials as They Enter the Workforce  - 5/24/2018

Employers will have to adjust to new generation.

Decorating Den Interiors announces Franchise Owner of the Year and Other Top Business Awards.  - 5/24/2018

Bohnne Jones, of Nashville, Tenn., was named Franchise Owner of the Year, their highest franchisee business award.

Walter E. Smithe Furniture & Design Selects TD Bank as New Financing Partner  - 5/24/2018

TD Partnerships to provide private label financing to Walter E. Smithe Furniture & Design clients through the store's SmitheCard.

Wayfair's Way Day Brought Traffic, But Did It Bring Sales?  - 5/24/2018

Way Day may have been a success in bringing lookers and buyers to the site, but Wayfair needs to figure out how to get the customers it acquires to buy more often.

Sealy Sofa Convertibles Adds to Executive Team  - 5/24/2018

DeShun Smith hired to manage e-Commerce.

Annual WalkRun for Adoption Helps Local Children Find Adoptive Homes  - 5/23/2018

Jordan’s Furniture hosted a 5K race on Sunday May 20, and raised Over $90,000.

Wooda Introduces New Designs to its Luxury Furniture Collection  - 5/23/2018

Unveils new products including the Cairn Collection, Drape, Facet and Elemental Tops.

Domus Vita Hires Andrea Arvanitakis as Director of Special Accounts  - 5/22/2018

In her new role, Arvanitakis will be servicing Domus Vita’s major national and international retailers with both their in-store and online accounts.

Over Eight-Hundred Enter Hooker Furniture High Point Market Social Media Contest  - 5/22/2018

During Market week, retailers, interior designers and consumers were invited to vote via Facebook for their favorite Hooker Furniture, Sam Moore or Bradington-Young upholstered chair.

Wayfair and HGTV’s “Brother Vs. Brother” Celebrate Fifth Year of Partnership  - 5/22/2018

Online retailer makes it easier for viewers in U.S. and Canada to shop the looks featured in home renovation series.

The Power of Influencers in Social Media Networks  - 5/21/2018

New study published in Nature Human Behavior touches on the topic of microtargeting campaigns designed to change behavior.

HFA Announces 2018 Retailer of the Year Nominees  - 5/21/2018

Winners will be announced during a press conference on Sunday, July 29, 11:00am in the HFA Retailer Resource Center.

Las Vegas Market Expands Seasonal & Gift Presentations  - 5/21/2018

C7 Remerchandised to showcase the category exclusively.

Mattress Firm Names Lorie Silva Chief Merchandising Officer  - 5/21/2018

In her new role, Silva will be responsible for the merchandising strategy and ecosystem driving sales to ensure Mattress Firm has a curated selection of leading brands.

kathy ireland Worldwide Names Bialik Benjamin Vice President of Business Development  - 5/20/2018

Benjamin will also be Kathy ireland Worldwide's Ambassador for Israeli Affairs.


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Farooq Kathwari Receives Ellis Island Medal of Honor  - 5/20/2018

The award, presented by the Ellis Island Foundation, recognizes “a select group of individuals whose accomplishments in their field and inspired service to our nation are cause for celebration.

Protect-A-Bed Sees Growth with RSA Education  - 5/20/2018

Protect-A-Bed University sees record high engagement and partner success.

Las Vegas Market Extends Home Décor Growth Streak  - 5/20/2018

New & expanding firms bolster better goods assortment at Summer Market.

Wayfair Names Andrea Jung to its Board of Directors  - 5/20/2018

Former fortune 500 CEO and women’s empowerment visionary joins online home furnishings retailer.

Jordan’s “Double Play Youth Donation Program” Delivers Donated Equipment to The Red Sox Foundation  - 5/20/2018

The delivery to Fenway Park includes over 32 boxes (the size of living room recliners) of donated equipment.

DirectBuy Brings In Director of Merchandising, Continues Expansion Drive  - 5/20/2018

Nick Lemieux will be managing Accessories, Electronics, Flooring, Kitchen & Bath and Sports & Leisure at DirectBuy.

Malouf Celebrates Zero Score with Completion of Solar Array Expansion  - 5/20/2018

The company has completed an expansion of its rooftop solar array giving its headquarters a score of zero on the Zero Energy Performance Index (zEPI), averaging zero net energy use.

Bedgear Officially Launches In Thailand  - 5/18/2018

Bedgear Performance Sleep Shops will be in stores across Thailand through their partnership with Dunlopillo, its sole local distributor.

Walker Edison Selects enVista to Enhance Customer Service and Inventory Visibility  - 5/17/2018

Walker Edison will leverage enVista’s Enspire Commerce.

Spring Air Signs New Licensee in Israel  - 5/17/2018

TopMarket Holdings will broaden product base by bringing Spring Air to Israel.

Lynch Sales Company Promotes Daniel Ledo to Vice President of Marketing.  - 5/17/2018

Ledo has been with Lynch Sales Company for 13 years.

Jordan’s Furniture to Host 5K this Sunday May 20, 2018  - 5/17/2018

Annual WalkRun for adoption helps local children find adoptive homes.

Ashley Furniture to Debut Outdoor Furniture Line at Casual Market Chicago This Summer  - 5/17/2018

The company has transformed a 12,500-sq. ft. space on the seventh floor of the building to exhibit their line at both the ICFA Preview Show in July and the Casual Market Chicago in September.

“Style Eyes” Tastemaker Trend Scouts Announced  - 5/17/2018

New program to share market trends and finds via social media, panel discussion with host Adam Glassman during Dallas Total Home & Gift Market.

Castelle and Biltmore Partner For Giveaway Promotion  - 5/17/2018

The Biltmore by Castelle promotion will run from May 17th to October 7th, with a Grand Prize handcrafted garden bench from the Estate Collection.

Serta Simmons Bedding Opens New Manufacturing Plant in Moreno Valley, Calif.  - 5/17/2018

Third Facility to open as part of $100 million manufacturing investment.

[Infographic] 9 Digital Trends Shaping the Furniture Industry  - 5/17/2018

Emerging technologies are changing the way consumers shop for furniture and rewriting the retail playbook rapidly.

Ashley HomeStore Opens New Store in Staten Island  - 5/16/2018

New 35,000 sq. ft. showroom is located on 2845 Richmond Avenue in the Richmond Shopping Center.

AmericasMart To Combine With International Market Centers  - 5/15/2018

International Market Centers and AmericasMart to Combine to Form the World’s Largest Owner and Operator of Premier Showroom Space

Expanding Beyond The 4 Ps  - 5/15/2018

Lesson from fashion: H&M still thinks product is king; Zara knows it’s experience.

Members of Nationwide Marketing Group Work Together to Feed Children in Need  - 5/15/2018

Demonstrating “The Power of One”, retailers, vendors and staff pack 125,000 meals.

Ergomotion Develops ‘Dreamtech Radio’ to Enhance Sales Training with Audio, Video Series  - 5/15/2018

The series also includes YouTube videos, a dedicated Facebook group and blog posts summarizing each podcast and video.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Announces Keynote Speaker for Induction Celebration  - 5/15/2018

Legendary coach Mike Krzyzewski will now headline the 2018 Lead with Vision Induction Celebration on Oct. 14 during the High Point Market.

Broyhill Family Establishes Scholarship for HPU Design Students  - 5/15/2018

The $135,000 gift supports the Broyhill Family Foundation Endowed Scholarship, making it one of the university’s largest endowed scholarships to date.

Monroe & Kent Relaunched With Focus on Home Furniture and Decor  - 5/14/2018

Formerly a women's fashion webstore, Monroe & Kent has been transformed over the past three months into a home furniture and decor destination.

Easy Furniture Web Tip #263: Get An SSL Certificate Post-Haste  - 5/14/2018

Your business can no longer afford to go without an SSL certificate.

Fine Furniture Design Announces Winners of High Point Market Social Media Contest  - 5/13/2018

During Market week, retailers and consumers who engaged with the contest posts on the company’s social media platforms were entered to win original artwork by Dale Henry.

One Ten Home Furnishings Expands Footprint with Opening of New Furniture Store  - 5/13/2018

The Show Place Furniture Galleries opens at 1660 Broadhollow Road in Farmingdale, New York.

Ashley, Bassett, Klaussner, Glen Raven, Among Home Furnishings Solutions Expo Excellence Awards Winners  - 5/13/2018

Winners in six categories announced for the Expo, being held July 18-19 in Greenville, SC.

Las Vegas Market, IFDA Reveal Speakers for Educational Summit  - 5/13/2018

DesignEDGE brings stellar lineup of industry pros to Summer Market.

AHFA Opposes Changes to Stability Standard Proposed by Consumer Reports  - 5/13/2018

The magazine proposed increasing the test weight from 50 pounds – the 95th percentile weight of a 60-month-old child – to 60 pounds – the 95th percentile weight for a 72-month-old child.

GBS Celebrates 30th Anniversary  - 5/13/2018

GBS’ software system allows furniture retailers to efficiently manage all warranty related registrations, claims-process and more.

The RoomPlace Opens 26th store in Peoria, Ill.  - 5/9/2018

Furniture retailer creates 50 new jobs with 65,000 square foot store.

George Revington to Retire as COO of Hooker Furniture  - 5/9/2018

Revington has served as the second ranking officer at the company for over two years, and has been involved with HMI for a total of 18 years in the chief executive role.

E.S. Kluft Boosts Production Capacity With Expansion of California Factory  - 5/9/2018

42,000-Square-foot expansion includes new showroom.

Saxon-Clark Furniture in Orlando celebrates 22 Years With Addition of New Store  - 5/9/2018

Second store is a return to roots for local company.

Dallas Market Center Announces Showroom Debuts and Events During the June Total Home & Gift Market  - 5/9/2018

Clodagh, Barclay Butera, Adam Glassman, Scott Kravet among special guests.

Kimball International CEO to Retire  - 5/8/2018

Bob Schneider plans to retire on October 31, after four years as CEO.

Claire Steinbrück to Become Director of imm cologne  - 5/8/2018

Previous to this, she worked for more than two years at Koelnmesse as team leader for international trade fairs in the International business division.

Legends Promotes Shankar Rathnam to Chief Operating Officer  - 5/8/2018

Rathnam began his career with Legends in 2004 as a production advisor, specializing in Lean Manufacturing.

ORGATEC 2018 Presents PLANT 10.1 Event Area  - 5/8/2018

International trade fair for the modern working world plans to address current issues of digitalization and globalization in the workplace.

Tempur Sealy International Names Tom Murray SVP, Marketing  - 5/7/2018

Veteran Marketing Exec will develop and execute marketing plans in the U.S. and Canada

Gloster Relocates Within Chicago’s Design Center at the Merchandise Mart  - 5/7/2018

Outdoor furniture manufacturer reveals future brand identity with studio move.

Education Foundation Announces 2018 DesignEDGE Keynote Speaker  - 5/7/2018

Nolen Niu, CEO of his own industrial design firm, is scheduled to speak on July 29th, opening day of Las Vegas Summer Market.

Todd & Karen Wanek Co-Chair 60th Anniversary Tampa Bay Heart Ball  - 5/6/2018

Raising more than $2,500,000 for research and education efforts.

New Canadian Company Takes on Transformational Furniture Category  - 5/6/2018

Xtraroom is launched by four industry veterans with over 100-years combined furniture experience.

Fairfield Highlights New Products at Hospitality Design Expo in Vegas  - 5/6/2018

Among the products showcased by Fairfield were the Urban Living, Live Edge and Conneaut Leather collections.

Bedgear CEO Eugene Alletto Receives 2018 Retail Innovator Award  - 5/6/2018

Awarded for the brand’s additive value to the home Furnishings Industry.

LVMKT's First Look Program Showcases Directional Trends  - 5/6/2018

Exhibitor Submissions Accepted in Four Categories through May 15

H Contract Announces Winners of Social Media Contest at Environments For Aging Expo  - 5/6/2018

New social media tactics have resulted in significant increase in engagement and followers.

New Hope Housing Unveils New Community with Help from CORT  - 5/5/2018

Nonprofit teams up with furniture rental and retail company to support Houstonians with low incomes.

Classic Brands to Open California Factory and Warehouse  - 5/5/2018

New 157,000-square-foot facility will streamline logistics for West Coast retailers.

uBreakiFix Partners With Nebraska Furniture Mart  - 5/5/2018

Plans to open three store-within-a-store service locations to Kansas City, Omaha, and Dallas-Fort Worth

Monthly Furniture Insights Report From Smith Leonard  - 5/5/2018

While not every week or month, overall the industry continues to improve.

Classy Art Makes Mirrored Frame Prints Available on all Framed Prints  - 5/4/2018

This addition will give their already extensive line another 2000 plus SKU’s for their customers to choose from.

Furniture Marketing Role Model?: Suitsupply  - 5/4/2018

Passionate customers and its word-of-mouth and digital-powered marketing strategies has allowed the company to make its stores true destinations that people are excited to search out.

UltraComfort Introduces Three Motor Recline Positioning Technology  - 5/4/2018

Though most recliners have two motors, one to operate the backrest and one to operate the footrest, Eclipse positioning features a third motor that allows the chair to tilt on it “axis”.

Jeremy Hoff Promoted to President of Hooker Casegoods and Upholstery  - 5/4/2018

In August 2017, Hoff joined HFC to serve in the new position of President of Hooker Upholstery.

New Las Vegas Market Website Launches with Enhanced Exhibitor and Market Planning Tools  - 5/4/2018

New features fueled by product data and imagery.

Podium to Launch New Webchat for Local Businesses  - 5/4/2018

Local businesses can now interact with customers through text, converting online interactions into in-person visits more easily.

Ashley Homestore and Ole Miss Athletics Host Hope to Dream Event  - 5/4/2018

Groups provided 50 children in the Oxford, Mississippi area with an entire bed set of their very own.

New & Returning Exhibitors Confirm Participation in Pavilions at Las Vegas Market  - 5/4/2018

500+ temporary exhibitors expected at Summer Market.

Renegade Furniture Group Announce 4th Annual Furniture Industry Networking Event.  - 5/4/2018

The event, titled “Furnishing the Future”: Planning for the Future of the Furniture Industry, will be held June 13th in Melville, NY

The 1st Chair Launches Website to Support Brand Awareness to Consumers  - 5/4/2018

The website is a showcase of current products featured in two series-Yellow Swallowtail Series available at independent retailers and the Monarch Series available at buybuy Baby retailers.

BrandSource Partners with STORIS  - 5/4/2018

The alliance grew out of the interest of some BrandSource members, who requested assistance with commerce solutions to help their businesses.

Better Sleep Council Releases Survey Findings  - 5/4/2018

Although there was room for improvement for all, the study found men were more likely to get a better nights sleep due to positive sleep habits.

Posh+Lavish Honors Retailers for Funding More Than 100 Life-Changing Medical Procedures  - 5/4/2018

Company Donates 25% of profits to CURE International to fund life-saving/changing medical procedures to children in need.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Releases Video for Lead with Vision 2018  - 5/4/2018

The video offers insights from respected industry leaders on the meaning of great leadership.

Customatic Changes Name to “Customatic Technologies”  - 5/4/2018

New name reflects company’s growing footprint outside of sleep products industry.

Scott Thaler Appointed Chief Marketing Officer of Mattress Firm  - 5/4/2018

With more than two decades of industry experience, Thaler has been leading nationally recognized retail-focused campaigns that drive results.

Ethan Allen Unveils New Uptown Line  - 5/2/2018

New line filled with Hollywood Regency and art deco influences designed to deliver modern, affordable luxury.

Midwest Nonprofits Launch Fundraising Efforts to Compete for $305,000 in Grants in 10th Annual Art Van Charity Challenge  - 5/2/2018

Charities in five states kick off three-week race to engage supporters, raise money for chance at 10 grand prizes.

Nourison Donates Product to Design on a Dime Vignettes for Francis Interiors and Saudah Saleem Interiors  - 5/2/2018

The 14th Annual Design on a Dime benefit presented 68 vignettes curated by over 70 top interior designers.

Diamond Mattress Promotes Two VPs  - 5/2/2018

Steve Anderson has taken the post of Vice President of Business Development and Patrick Wolf ascended to the new role of Vice President of Sales and Education.

Noure’s Oriental Rugs Expands Presence in Design Center at the Merchandise Mart  - 5/1/2018

Antique rug showroom doubles footprint within theMART.

City Furniture Adds All-Electric Trucks to Fleet  - 5/1/2018

National Green Fleet Award Winner announces it has pre-ordered 5 Tesla Semi Trucks.

Easy Furniture Web Tip #262: Longer Description Tags. It Works!  - 5/1/2018

Get more click-through and selling power on the Google search results page by writing longer description tags.

41st CIFF Guangzhou Recap  - 4/30/2018

4,100 exhibitors and 195,082 visitors from China and international markets attended 2 part show.

Justin Pfahl Joins OW Lee as the New Florida Sales Rep  - 4/30/2018

Justin has been actively involved in the outdoor casual business for over 16 years in the capacity of buying, selling, product development, and marketing.

High-End Homes Not Flying So High: Disruption in the Luxury Real Estate Market  - 4/30/2018

The big, high-priced suburban homes that are clogging the housing inventory will find fewer buyers, as affluent millennials look for new American dream homes that fit their lifestyles.

IFDA Educational Foundation Announces New 2018 Grants  - 4/30/2018

$13,500 in new grants for for top design pros.

Brooklyn Bedding Launches Honor Discount of 25% for All Military  - 4/30/2018

Company to use ID.me technology to help Military seamlessly save.

CASTELLE Announces New Management Hires  - 4/30/2018

Ben Radoll, Stephanie Pereira and George Gikas have joined Castelle in newly created management positions.

AHFA's Furniture Foundation Awards 2018 Grants  - 4/30/2018

Funded programs will benefit rising furniture designers, young industry executives, upholstery workers and university students.

A.R.T. Furniture Opens East Coast Distribution Center in Winston-Salem, N.C.  - 4/30/2018

100,000 square foot East Coast Distribution Center to provide retailers east of the Mississippi immediate access to real time inventory.

The Canadian Home Furnishings Alliance Announce Speaker for Awards Gala  - 4/29/2018

Colin Robertson to speak at Awards Gala, held day before Canadian Home Furnishings Show, May 24.

High Point Market Partners with InspireDesign to Present Third Annual Hospitality at Market program  - 4/29/2018

InspireDesign will work to elevate the reach of the program through their industry-focused digital and print channels.

Retail Web Services Announces Latest Features for WebFronts Level 4  - 4/28/2018

New feature drives in-store traffic with the conversion of online shoppers.

Bienenstock Furniture Library Announces Election of New Board Members  - 4/27/2018

Libby Langdon and Comer Wear elected to The Bienenstock Furniture Library Board.

Ashley for the Arts Partners with Davie County Schools for 8th Annual Arts Smart Festival  - 4/27/2018

In addition to a $10,000 donation for the School District, three students were selected to receive a $500 scholarship for their artistic work at the event.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Launches Newly Designed Website  - 4/27/2018

The total redesign has reorganized the content and improved the user experience when making purchases, reservations and browsing for information.

WithIt Announces 2018 Professional Women’s Conference Theme & Keynote Speaker  - 4/27/2018

The conference themed “Leading with Influence” will be kicked off with keynote speaker Jen Shirkani.

City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award Dinner Surpasses $2 Million for Cancer and Diabetes Research  - 4/26/2018

Over 1,000 guests gathered to honor Samuel Kuo, Grace Liu, Kim Yost and pay tribute to Art Van Elslander.

Mccreary Modern Matches Employee’s Fund-Raising Efforts  - 4/26/2018

100% of these donations support the Ronald McDonald House of Winston Salem’s efforts to provide a “home away from home” for families of critically ill children.

Coastal Living and Universal Furniture Join Forces for New Licensed Collection  - 4/26/2018

New licensed furniture collection will debut in fall 2018 at the High Point Furniture Market.

The American Home Furnishings Hall Of Fame Foundation Announce Hosts for Induction Celebration  - 4/26/2018

Lead with Vision Induction Celebration to be hosted by TV Personalities Drew and Jonathan Scott.

Cory Announces New Leadership Appointments  - 4/26/2018

Kevin Cory, Shirley Disbrow, and Rolando Suarez have been added to the executive team.

Las Vegas Market Expands Furniture Resources  - 4/26/2018

Debuts, expansions & renewals fueled by strong Winter Market.

Eclipse International Announces Newly Redesigned Website, Corporate Video  - 4/25/2018

The upgraded site includes improved product photography, a dealer locator, and a professional video shot inside the company’s North Brunswick factory.

Art Van Furniture Names Ronald Boire President and Chief Executive Officer  - 4/25/2018

Mr. Boire will be succeeding Kim Yost, who recently announced his retirement after 9 years with the Company.

Registration Now Open for Summer 2018 Las Vegas Market  - 4/25/2018

Las Vegas Market Summer 2018 runs July 29 – August 2, 2018.

A.R.T. Furniture Announces New Prossimo Collection  - 4/25/2018

Prossimo is a 50-piece addition to the perennially popular “dark contemporary with nickel hardware” category.

Decorating & Design Building Hosts Brilliantly British! Event  - 4/24/2018

New York's Decorating & Design Building hosted eight British Interior Design Showrooms for the event.

Winner of The Carolina Harley Trail Market Promotion Announced  - 4/24/2018

Nathan Smith, Merchandise Manager at Miskelly Furniture, located in Pearl, MS, was selected in a random drawing of five finalists.

Wayfair to Launch Way Day, a New Retail Holiday for Home  - 4/24/2018

Online Retailer Invites North American Customers to Take Advantage of Inaugural Spring Sales Event

Airland Launches Therapedic as its Premium Brand in China  - 4/23/2018

China’s second largest bedding producer has grown its business by partnering with US and International brands since 1966.

American Freight Furniture and Mattress Opens Fifth Phoenix-Area Store  - 4/22/2018

Growing retailer opens new store in Arizona's East Valley.

Ashley HomeStore Opens New Store in Corsicana, Texas  - 4/21/2018

New Ashley HomeStore in Corsicana celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting of its new 18,000 sq. ft. showroom lat week.

International Market Centers to Launch New Digital Platform for Las Vegas Market  - 4/21/2018

Tools for buyers and exhibitors developed after extensive research and engagement with industry-leading digital consultancy.

Survey Finds 70% of Americans Enjoy Spending More Time in Their Outdoor Living Space Than Indoor  - 4/20/2018

ICFA and AHFA survey also finds that 68 percent of people use their outdoor space at least several times a week in seasonal weather.

Serta Simmons Bedding Opens New Manufacturing Plant in Windsor Locks, Conn.  - 4/19/2018

Second facility to open as part of $100 million manufacturing investment.

Las Vegas Market Partners With IFDA For Educational Summit  - 4/19/2018

Second annual DesignEDGE event moves to Las Vegas; scheduled for July 29.

Scott Morgan Design Scholarship Expanded to Furniture Design Students at SCAD  - 4/19/2018

The program is now offering a $5,000 award to a rising furniture design student of exceptional talent and promise.

American Home Furnisings Hall of Fame Foundation Elects Janet Guy to Board of Directors  - 4/19/2018

Guy is president and owner of Prestige Arts and Art Trends, a wall décor manufacturing company based in Laguna Niguel, Calif.

School for Hearing Impaired Aided by Midwest Furniture Club for 15th Straight Year  - 4/19/2018

Annual golf outing, dinner and auction provide continuing funds to honor past member.

Malouf Takes on New Growth by Naming Three District Managers  - 4/19/2018

Jesse Gibbs, Eric Holmstead and Jeff Holmstead have each been named to the position of district manager.

Nationwide Marketing Group Earns 2018 Energy Star Partner Of The Year – Sustained Excellence Award  - 4/19/2018

Decades of member support promoting Energy Star lead to 12th consecutive award.

Major New Expo Center Coming to Downtown Las Vegas as Part of World Market Center Las Vegas Expansion  - 4/19/2018

Partnership between International Market Centers and the City of Las Vegas brings new event venue to downtown.

A.R.T. Furniture Hires Hunter Childress as International Sales Representative  - 4/19/2018

Childress was hired to focus on South American and South Asian Markets but will lend his expertise across all markets.

Are Customers Ready for You To Pick the Mattress they Want?  - 4/18/2018

Changes in online grocery delivery business are a look into the future of online furniture shopping.

The Barry Goralnick Collection to Debut in October 2018  - 4/18/2018

Barry Goralnick will debut a lighting collection in October 2018 for Currey & Company.

Durham Furniture Shows Support For Players, Communities Impacted By Recent Hockey Team Bus Crash  - 4/18/2018

The Humboldt Broncos team bus was en route to a playoff game when it was part of a collision.

Boston Interiors Introduces New Outdoor Collection  - 4/17/2018

The outdoor furniture collection for Boston Interiors features durable, all-weather materials from reclaimed teak to rust-proof aluminum.

Century Furniture Names Chuck Auten Vice President of Merchandising  - 4/17/2018

At Century Chuck will be directly responsible for merchandising of Century’s casegoods and outdoor divisions.

Ashley HomeStore Comes to Clay, New York  - 4/17/2018

Opens brand new, 67,000-square foot showroom.

American Home Furnisings Hall of Fame Foundation Hosts Inaugural Future Leaders Dinners  - 4/17/2018

The dinners, limited to just five emerging leaders and five Hall of Fame inductees, featured a guided discussion on leadership and innovation.

Winning Website Tip #1 From PERQ  - 4/17/2018

How to Make Your Home Furnishings Website Stand Out Among the Competition

Klaussner Home Furnishings Introduces “Monticello” Collection at High Point  - 4/16/2018

Newest collection from Trisha Yearwood features bedroom, dining and occasional pieces and is available in two different finishes with distinct hardware detailing.

Kittle’s Furniture Joins Furniture First  - 4/16/2018

Kittle’s eight stores are located in Indiana, with five locations in the Indianapolis area and one each in Bloomington, Lafayette and Fort Wayne.

Las Vegas Market Taps Top Names For “Ahead Of The Curve”  - 4/16/2018

Luxe Interiors + Design returns again & sponsors trend session.

Gifting Strategies for Retailers in the Experience Economy  - 4/16/2018

Gifting can be a powerful retailing strategy that will build customer loyalty and repeat business.

FFO Home Celebrates its 50th Store  - 4/16/2018

The new store in Lawton, OK will be the company’s 50th location companywide and 10th store in Oklahoma.

Better Sleep Council Kicks Off Better Sleep Month Campaign May 1  - 4/16/2018

The Better Sleep Month campaign, “Are You Better in Bed Than …?” will tune into the growing trend of getting 7-8 hours of quality sleep per night as a status symbol.

Ron Carpenter founds eCommerce Sales Partners  - 4/16/2018

New organization provides specialized eCommerce account management, strategy development and sales representation for the home furnishings industry.

Easy Furniture Web Tip 261: Relax and Let a Great Headline Float to the Top  - 4/16/2018

Writing headlines can be easy if you just look for a great line within your article.

Southern Furniture Introduces Outdoor Collection  - 4/15/2018

Outdoor living collection provides the same style details and comfort of their custom interior offerings while providing features that withstand the elements.

Ergomotion to Spotlight their Motion Bedroom Furniture at High Point  - 4/14/2018

Their Motion Bedroom Furniture delivers adjustability to any bed with its slim, zero-clearance design.

Kingsdown to Showcase Comprehensive bedMATCH Update at High Point Market  - 4/14/2018

The new system provides testing with 3-D technology designed to measure the body with a complete 360-degree scan.

PERQ Teams with Who’s Up  - 4/14/2018

Who's Up is a full featured retail ‘up system’ and CRM (customer relationship management) tool for managing leads and in-store customers.

Bunakara Announces High Point Market Introductions  - 4/14/2018

Introductions are inspired by traditional portuguese techniques and authentic materials.

Castelle to Debut Barclay Butera Outdoor Collection During High Point Market  - 4/14/2018

The Palm Springs Collection will be presented for the first time in the Castelle High Point showroom.

Hooker Furniture Debuts “Amani” Collection at High Point Market  - 4/14/2018

Ten occasional and home entertainment pieces round out the collection.

Mosaic Home Debuts at High Point Market  - 4/14/2018

Najarian Furniture's three hundred and twenty-four sku collection has been designed with smaller, more urban-scaled proportions.

Fine Furniture Design to Launch Esquire Home Collection  - 4/14/2018

50-piece Home Collection to debut at High Point Market.

Four Hands Debuts Over 400 Styles at High Point Furniture Market  - 4/13/2018

Will also feature their existing top-selling items, almost 2,000-3,000 items for viewing, in their 35,000 square foot showroom.

Harley-Davidson Drawing Timed for Benefit Event at High Point Market  - 4/13/2018

Grand prize winner to choose from 2018 motorcycle models.

Twin Star Home to Show off new Adjustable Height Desks at High Point  - 4/13/2018

Showroom demonstrators do exercise sequences while they work.

Surya Releases Spring 2018 Catalog in Time for High Point Market  - 4/13/2018

With 989 pages, the spring catalog includes more than 1,600 new accessories, an all-new ceiling lighting program, expanded accent furniture and wall hanging collections, and more.

Classic Brands to Launch New Collection of Upholstered Headboards at High Point  - 4/13/2018

Six designs created for easy delivery and to coordinate with growing boxed bed line.

BDI Recognizes Sales Achievement with Inaugural Excellence Awards  - 4/12/2018

Three sales teams were recognized in a ceremony on Wednesday, prior to the start of the Spring High Point Market.

Ekornes Launches Stressless Dining at High Point  - 4/12/2018

Norwegian furniture manufacturer introduces Stressless comfort to dining area.

Sealy Launches Augmented Reality Retailer Selling Tool  - 4/12/2018

Company will be demonstrating its new app at the Sealy Sofa Convertibles High Point show room during market.

Fine Furniture Design Debuts ‘Wainscott’ Collection at Spring Market  - 4/12/2018

The 29-piece collection features 23 bedroom, dining room and occasional pieces as well as six complementary upholstery silhouettes.

BarcaLounger Launches New Communications Campaign for High Point Market  - 4/12/2018

Campaign includes a new website, new social media pages and a comprehensive in-store point-of-purchase program.

Celadon Moves to Expanded Permanent Showroom in High Point  - 4/12/2018

Celadon expanded its original space two-fold after their first showing 18 months ago.

Nourison to Introduce New, Update Existing Collections High Point Market  - 4/12/2018

Nourison to introduce new collections for Barclay Butera, Studio NYC Design, and their own all-new rug collections Newport, Brentwood and Lido.

Bivona & Company Expand ED Ellen Degeneres Baby Lifestyle Collection