The Natuzzi Group has disclosed the key details of its plan to re‐organise the company, a matter which is being discussed by the group, the Italian industry and labor unions. It entails an investment of €190m aimed at adopting a new lean production processes, entering the bedroom furniture market and launching a new range of ergonomic armchairs.
New orders from retailers for furniture rose 6 percent in May compared with May 2012, according to the latest Furniture Insights survey.
Jeff Arthur has been appointed vice president of residential sales for Drexel Heritage Furniture.
Luxury outdoor furnishings brand Brown Jordan's Cloud Nine deep seating and table from the Richard Frinier Collection has received the Good Design Award.
The International Casual Furnishings Assn. will host its Annual Awards Gala in an expanded format on Thursday, Sept. 19, at the Field Museum in Chicago.
The American Society of Furniture Designers partnered with the Las Vegas Market to announce the 52 finalists for the 2013 Pinnacle Awards, the design award that recognizes designers of furniture and accessories.
Bedding supplier Therapedic International has signed a licensing agreement with Egypt's Comfort Sleep, marking the U.S. supplier's first move into Egypt.