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Corsicana Introduces Redesigned American Bedding Line at Las Vegas Market

Published: 8/19/2021
The six-model grouping of hybrids will be made with foams and a coil system that together improve ergonomic support, enhance levels of comfort, furnish pressure relief and regulate body temperature during sleep.

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Anaya Home Expands to the Outdoors with High-Tech Pillow Collection

Published: 8/17/2021
The PureAir collection includes a self-cleaning fabric designed to remove pollutants from the air, making the health of your home and outdoor space a priority.

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Windward Design Group Efficiency Planning Accomplishes Shorter Than Industry Lead Times

Published: 8/2/2021
Retail partners of Windward Design Group are experiencing shorter than expected delivery times due to efficiency planning across their manufacturing model.

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Diamond Mattress Enters Upholstery Category with Acquisition of Apartment Furnishings Company

Published: 7/10/2021
Mattress manufacturer enters upholstery category and adds bedding capacity with purchase of Texas upholstery business.

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Libby Langdon and Fairfield Put to the Test at June High Point Market

Published: 7/7/2021
While Fairfield's focus remained on fulfilling customer orders, Langdon “repurposed” showroom samples and release new multifaceted introductions.

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Magniflex to Shift New Product Launch Strategy

Published: 6/8/2021
In an effort to better align with the needs of its dealers, Magniflex USA will begin introducing new collections at times when their dealers request them, as opposed to launching new products at trade shows.

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Hooker Furnishings to Host Meet & Greet with TV Personality Breegan Jane at High Point Market

Published: 5/28/2021
The event will take place on June 5th from 4-6 PM in the company’s new pop-up showroom in InterHall, located at IH301on the first floor of the IHFC.

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Ad Targeting: Big Opportunity For Brick & Mortar

Published: 5/9/2021
Changes coming from Apple and Google promise to rock the ecommerce industry, creating opportunities and challenges for furniture retailers.

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Pleasant Mattress Turns to Six-Sigma Leader to Implement Lean Manufacturing in Its Fresno Plant

Published: 3/9/2021
Brian Rivera has been promoted to plant manager, where he will deploy his Six Sigma certification to lead the company’s production center in its transition to lean manufacturing.

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Interior Lifestyle China to Return in September 2021

Published: 2/4/2021
The fair returns September 16-18 with restructured product zones supporting industry recovery.

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BEDGEAR Foundation Donates Thousands of Performance Bedding Products to Honduras Following Hurricane Eta

Published: 12/18/2020
This donation will be sent directly to BEDGEAR’s long-time retail partner in Honduras, Muebleria Elements, which will prioritize distribution of the bedding products based on areas most heavily affected.

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BrandSource Returns to Virtual Format for Summit 2021

Published: 12/11/2020
On-site events to resume next Summer.

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Some Assembly Required: Blending Retail and Ecommerce in Home Furnishings and Furniture

Published: 12/11/2020
By blending traditional retail and ecommerce strategies, brands are better positioned for success—but only if their supply chains are up to the omnichannel challenge.

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