Russell Batson, a former executive with the American Home Furnishings Alliance, has been named associate director of the Polyurethane Foam Assn.
Rent-to-own major Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ: RCII) has awarded $60,000 in scholarships to high school and undergraduate students across the country as part of its Make-A-Difference Scholarship Program.
Las Vegas Market announced that a lineup of trend forecasters and thought-leaders will present information-rich and industry-relevant content at the Summer Market, which takes place July 30-August 3.
The mattress industry continued its slow growth pattern in the first quarter, as sales were 2.4% ahead of the first quarter of last year, according to data compiled by Impact Consulting Services, parent company of Home Furnishings Business.
Big Sandy Superstores plans to open two additional locations in central Ohio later this year, boosting the retailer’s presence in the Columbus, Ohio area.
More than 225 Massachusetts foster children who are graduating from high school this year were honored Sunday night by Jordan’s Furniture at a banquet and awards program that included a screening of the newly released movie “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.”
Blue Bell Mattress Co., which has the licensing rights for Natura World mattresses in the United States, has launched a new website that offers consumers an improved interface, and includes information about the brand’s growing stable of products and services, and the benefits of sleeping organic.