Norwalk Furniture and Los Angeles-based designer Kim Salmela have entered into a partnership to create a line of chic lifestyle upholstery products with a modern bohemian vibe, inspired by Salmela’s extensive world travels. The collection combines a bold and stylish mix of textures, colors and patterns with fresh seating silhouettes to create a distinctive aesthetic targeted towards a younger audience.
International Market Centers (IMC) has named Jennifer Muna, CEM, as the general manager of tradeshows. In 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.
Kirkland's, Inc. (NASDAQ :KIRK ) has announced a major step in enhancing its senior management team with the addition of Steve "Woody" Woodward as chief executive officer.
Supply chain major J. B. Hunt has been named a 2019 Military Friendly Employer by VIQTORY, a company that provides civilian-produced resources for people leaving the military each year, marking the 12th consecutive year the company has received the distinction.
Rug and home décor resource Nourison is showcasing PhotoReal digital printed rugs and bold, dyed coir doormats at New York Home Fashions Market this week.
Solid wood resource Durham Furniture will launch the Odyssey bedroom and occasional furniture collection at next month’s High Point Market, in IHFC space G-1082. Constructed of solid clean maple, the 14-piece collection features recessed steel bases in a matte black finish and matte black hardware. It will be shown in several of the company’s 50 available finishes to demonstrate the variety of looks that can be achieved by the custom finishing techniques Durham is known for in the industry.
Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics supports the growing need facing companies to attract and retain employees, while adapting their training methods and introducing technology that fills the gap of a smaller workforce.