Kindel Furniture has named Eric Cohler creative director of visual merchandising with his first project being to design its new corporate showroom at the New York Design Center.
Home furnishings e-tailer Wayfair (NYSE: W) has named Bob Gamgort to its board of directors.
Full line furniture supplier Aico recognized its top producing sales professionals during its annual sales award banquet held in Las Vegas.
Home furnishings retailer Ikea reported flat profit for last year in spite of increased sales worldwide.
The two sides involved in the West Coast port slowdown are nearing a contract agreement after an eight-month negotiation period. An agreement could avert a strike that could cost as much as $2 billion a day.
Consumers are happy, and the latest consumer confidence statistics released Tuesday show the Conference Board’s index climbed to 102.9, the best reading since August 2007.
The International Market Centers, owner of the Las Vegas Market buildings and a number of key High Point Market showroom buildings, has shifted its management team.