Atlantic Furniture has donated $40,000 of bedroom furniture to Rural Development Inc., a Massachusetts non-profit to works to expand housing in the area.
The Retail Home Furnishings Foundation (RHFF), an organization created by retailers to improve the industry, has set aside $50,000 to sponsor young people in the furniture business to attend industry events.
Hooker Furniture (NASDAQ: HOFT) reported net income of $3.5 million for the first quarter ended May 3, a 23.8 percent increase compared to net income of $2.8 million for the same quarter last year.
Entries are now being accepted for the 2015 Design Excellence Awards, the design recognition for home furnishings and accessories produced for outdoor living.
The Furniture Foundation of the American Home Furnishings Alliance has awarded $145,000 in scholarships and grants for 2015.
Furniture supplier Nova LifeStyle (NASDAQ-GM: NVFY) has created a mobile app that allows consumers to request the delivery and installation of furniture and furnishings purchased online.
Home décor supplier Napa Home & Garden has partnered with the co-founder of America Retold to create a line of products.