The North American Home Furnishings Association will hold its first membership meeting as a merged organization at High Point Furniture Market.
Impact Consulting Services and The Furniture Training Company (FTC) announce today a strategic alliance agreement whereby Impact Consulting will offer the full range of FTC online furniture and mattress sales training programs and services to industry retailers and manufacturers.
Specialty bedding retailer Select Comfort Corp. reported third-quarter results well below analysts' estimates due to higher costs and sagging demand for its mattresses, sending its shares down 25 percent after the bell.
Andrew Tepperman of Tepperman's and David Gunn of Knight Furniture have joined the board of directors for the North American Home Furnishings Association.
Samuel Shaffer has been named CEO of home décor supplier Michael Aram. He succeeds Sebastian Herald, who has resigned to pursue other opportunities.
Billionaire Warren Buffett says it would be idiocy for the nation's leaders to allow the United States to default on its bills.
The "hardscape" for the new Pat Plaxico Gardens at the Bernice Bienenstock Furniture Library in High Point is nearly complete.