This week’s factoid is a continuation of last week’s topic and examines the relationship between the furniture industry and the age of the population. The factoid presents the average annual furniture spending by age group.
Casegoods and upholstery vendor A.R.T. Furniture has appointed Jeffrey Behmer to senior vice president of merchandising; and Jeremy Hoff to senior vice president of sales.
Online home furnishings retailer Wayfair has filed for a $350 million initial public offering.
The U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration said last week that it has plans to remove Murphy beds from the scope of the 2005 antidumping order on wood bedroom furniture from China.
Las Vegas Furniture Market has recognized six furniture, gift and home décor exhibitors at July's summer market with "Best Booth" awards.
The High Point Market Authority in association with the American Society of Interior Designers, has set the schedule for its expanded seminar series at the Fall High Point Market.
Growing concern over regulatory compliance issues impacting the home furnishings industry has resulted in membership growth at the American Home Furnishings Alliance.