Leon’s Furniture Limited (LNF.TO) announced that it has promoted long-time Brick executive Dave Freeman to president of its Brick division, effective Nov. 1.
Catina Suarez Roscoe, a Greensboro, N.C.-based furniture designer who developed a collection for Borkholder Furniture that was unveiled at last week’s High Point Market, was profiled in an article in the Greensboro News & Record.
Las Vegas Market announced that 12 new and expanded showrooms will add some 80 nationally-known product lines to the overall gift offerings at the Winter Market, which takes place Jan. 22-26.
Logistics giant XPO Logistics (XPO), whose clients include numerous furniture manufacturers and retailers, announced it has sold its truckload carrier operations to TransForce Inc. (TFI) for $558 million in cash.
Furniture and bedding components supplier Leggett & Platt (LEG) said third-quarter profits were essentially even with last year’s third quarter, as sales declined 6% to $948.9 million.
Rent-to-own major Aaron’s Inc. (AAN) said third-quarter revenue rose less than 1%, but net income jumped more than 21% as its Progressive Finance subsidiary continued to perform well.
A new name, a new design and new product offerings in temporary exhibit areas are on tap for the January Market in Dallas, with expanded opportunities for exhibitors and an extensive collection of curated merchandise for buyers at the Total Home & Gift Market, which takes place Jan. 18-22.