Rug and home accents manufacturer Nourison will host a “GameDay Funday” and a design seminar in its Las Vegas Market showroom, space C-112, on Sunday, Jan. 22., which is the opening day of market.
Generation X, sometimes dubbed the “Baby Bust Generation,” is in the midst of its prime buying years and currently support more than half the nation’s children under age 18, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
Mississippi State University’s Franklin Furniture Institute has partnered with two community colleges and several other groups to form the Furniture Academy, a manufacturing skills certification program aimed at easing the labor shortage faced by many Mississippi upholstery producers.
The Ticket to Dream Foundation, a non-profit group founded in 2008 by former mattress retailer Dale Carlsen, recently collected its three-millionth item to support foster children nationwide.
The International Home Furnishings Representatives Assn. will hold its 2nd Annual Las Vegas Market Social on Saturday, Jan. 21 from 5-8pm at the Gold Diggers Lounge in the Golden Nugget hotel.
The American Society of Furniture Designers announced that entries are now open for the 2017 Pinnacle Awards.
North Carolina-based Capel Rugs has created a new website that provides a resource for information and photos related to the rug manufacturer’s 100th anniversary celebration in 2017.