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2019 News Archives

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The ups and downs of monthly reporting by our participants continues, but conversations remain that business is just ok at best for many and off for others.

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New partners and new programming among highlights for Winter Market.

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Carriers escalate their war on bulky items, levying a $24 fee on packages weighing over 50 pounds.

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Internet purchases of appliances, furniture and other heavy goods are accelerating as consumers become more comfortable buying high-ticket items online.

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Valassis research found millennials have a high response to direct mail, even more so when those ads are relevant and part of a multichannel campaign.

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Working in conjunction with its retail partner Northeastern Rustic Furniture and its last-mile delivery team, the company was able to get bed mattresses and a futon mattress delivered safely and in a timely manner.

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The organization raised over $400,000 in Mississippi, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin throughout 2019.

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Anthony Mehran from Huffman Koos Furniture, Karl & Cathi Glassman, Joe Matejka, and Crane’s Mattress Superstore added to list of sponsors.

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FMSC is a valuable non-profit that provides nutritious meals to starving children in 70 countries.

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The donation was the result of the manufacturer’s annual “Friends and Family” sale during which time it gives the proceeds from the event to a local charity.

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Over 200 Elected officials, customers & suppliers join MLILY for grand opening event.

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In-store purchases of $999 or more made January 3, through January 6, 2020, to be refunded if at least three inches of snow falls February 2 in participating stores.

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On Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Wayfair sold a rug every second, a barstool every four seconds, a sofa every seven seconds, and a vanity or faucet every 10 seconds.

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The new 22,000 square foot Athens store opened on December 20th.

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Karimoku's implementation of Lectra's Furniture On Demand system will enable the design company to connect its IT system to its cutting room and transform and digitalize its fabric-cutting process.

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Showrooms add 13,000+ square feet of updates in time for Winter Las Vegas Market.

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Their High Point showroom will increase to over 40,000 square feet – doubling its current space.

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Ashley Odom, a senior interior design major from Atlanta, has been awarded with the Bill and Bonnie Peterson Endowed Scholarship for the second year in a row.

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On trend with previous years, home goods, furniture, and décor led Overstock’s sales; specifically, area rugs, patio furniture, and living room furniture and décor.

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Consumers shown Duraflame 3D infrared electric fireplace stove on national television.