Larry Gans, a sales representative for companies such as Unagutsa, Singer and Impact, has died following a long illness. He was 89.
Houston, Texas-based bedding retailer Mattress Firm (NASDAQ: MFRM) reported net income of $6.6 million for the fourth quarter ended Feb. 3 compared to net income of $8.7 million in the same quarter last year.
Sharing innovative tips on organizing schedules, getting the most of networking and having fun in the furniture industry all are topics to be covered by Jeff Harris, president of Jamestown, N.C.-based retailer Furnitureland South, at the American Society of Furniture Designers’ 2015 Spring Event during High Point Market.
Art Van Furniture has promoted Diane Charles to vice president of corporate communications.
Aico has named Richard Rae to the newly created position of vice president of sales for soft home.
Lifestyle retailer Williams-Sonoma (NYSE: WSM) said yesterday in its year-end earnings report that it expects the effects of the West Coast port slowdown to impact its first quarter performance.
Steve Beeker has been named national sales manager for Shifman Mattress Co.