Art Van Furniture the Midwest's largest furniture retailer has announced that its luxury commercial division at Scott Shuptrine Interiors achieved significant growth under the leadership of Wendy Silverman, signing Detroit’s Caucus Club, John D. Dingell VA Medical Center, Pine Lake Tennis Club, St. John’s Providence Hospital and Jimmy John’s Field to its growing list of clients.
Be Original, the non-profit committed to informing, educating and influencing manufacturers, design professionals and individuals is once again offering a summer design fellowship scheduled for June 12 – Aug. 1 and is still accepting applications until Feb. 28.
La-Z-Boy (NYSE: LZB) said sales edged up 1.6% to $390 million in the quarter ended Jan. 28, but profits jumped more than 6% due largely to improved operating margins in its wholesale upholstery business.
Atlanta-based retailer Havertys (NYSE: HVT) ended 2016 on a high note, recording a 19.2% jump in fourth-quarter net income on 2.2% sales increase.
Paced by its last-mile delivery and contract logistics businesses, XPO Logistics (NYSE: XPO) recorded a fourth-quarter profit of $27.3 million or 22 cents per share as revenue rose 10%.
Dorian Stacy Sims, president of Stacy Furniture in Dallas, has been elected 2017 president of WithIt, the women’s leadership development network serving the home and furnishings industries.
The Home Furnishings Assn. will waive registration fees for its upcoming Networking Conference for members of the International Home Furnishings Representatives Assn. who bring a new retailer to the event.