Ponoma, Calif.-based luxury brand Marge Carson has announced the sale of its High Point showroom building at 121 N. Hamilton St., according to owner and CEO Jim LaBarge.
International Market Centers (IMC) has announced changes to its furniture and home décor leasing team, hiring Dale Schmidlin as director of home décor leasing and promoting Chris Amos to director of home décor leasing and John Dwiggins to director of furniture leasing.
Hooker Furniture will add 95 new pieces to its Melange Collection at the Fall 2019 High Point Market. Merging its popular Accents category into the collection, the introduction is the largest addition in company history.
Durham Furniture, a Canadian producer of solid wood bedroom and occasional furniture, will debut its contemporary-styled Milestone Collection of bedroom and occasional items at the upcoming High Point Market.
The steady increase of furniture and home furnishings sales over the last 10 years has been slower to hit employees working in the stores, but in recent years many occupations have finally started to see an upturn in wage growth.
The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) is set to host and co-host several events at the upcoming High Point Furniture Market.
Independent mattress manufacturer Blue Bell Mattress has named veteran apparel and textile executive Jill Kotowitz to the new position of director of product development.