At a fraction of the population size of Baby Boomers and Millennials, Generation X is the top contributor in household spending – most importantly furniture spending.
Mattress industry veteran Warren Coomber has joined the staff of Furniture First as Director of Sleep Products and Mattress 1st stores.
Third-generation family business Jerome’s Furniture has announced the opening of its first Riverside County Dream Shop in Temecula, Calif, marking its fourth stand-alone mattress location.
TrendWatch, International Market Center’s (IMC) signature trends forecast program, is channeling consumer lifestyles for the Spring market showcase, featuring three themes and accompanying products that align with the everyday life stages of home furnishings buyers.
Five High Point Market exhibitors have joined forces to offer buyers at Spring market a chance to win a free Harley-Davidson motorcycle.
A scholarship fund has been established by the WithIt Board of Directors to honor member Kathi Cunningham, a longtime furniture industry sales executive and a founding member of WithIt, who died Feb. 6.
Online mattress producer Purple (NASDAQ: PRPL) has announced that CEO Sam Bernards has stepped down to pursue other opportunities. Co-founder and chairman of the board, Terry Pearce will serve as interim CEO until a permanent replacement is found.