Morris Furniture Co. has been selected to receive the 2015 Governor’s Award for the Arts.
Home furnishings orders hit $2.03 billion in December to round out 2014, an increase of 15 percent compared to a year ago December, according to High Point-based accounting firm Smith Leonard.
Leon’s Furniture (TSX: LNF.TO) reported net income of $29.9 million for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, an 11.8 percent increase from $26.3 million reported in the same quarter last year.
Mike Baker, co-owner of the former Coconut Creek, Fla.-based Carl’s Furniture, has died this week following a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 83.
Consumer confidence slid back February from January’s multi-year high.
Case goods supplier Stanley Furniture (NASDAQ: STLY) pushed net sales for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31 to $16 million, a 20.8 percent increase from $13.3 million reported in the same quarter last year.
Two Dallas Market Center executives have been promoted.