Koelnmesse will host its second Congress Day at the upcoming Cologne Fair later this month.
New orders for furniture rose 12 percent in October compared with October 2013. That's according to the latest Furniture Insights report.
Rug and home décor supplier Surya has made a year-end donation on behalf of its customers to Project Mala, an international nonprofit that offers education, nutrition and healthcare to children in remote villages in Northern India.
Bert Lieberman, the founder of the Morris Furniture Mart in Dayton, Ohio, has died. He was 88.
Leonard Saldana has been named vice president of product development for casual furniture supplier Agio-USA.
HFBusiness Now, the electronic newsletter of Home Furnishings Business will not publish on New Year's Day.
Industry veteran Thomas Rehwinkel has been named North American senior vice president of sales for bedding supplier Dormeo.