One of the most frequently heard comments from shoppers upon entering a furniture store is "I'm just looking" as a deterrent to a sales associate.
Certified organic mattress manufacturer Naturepedic recently won a 2014 “Cribsie” Better Living Award, a 2014 Motherhood in Progress Best Nursery Products Award, and two 2014 Reader’s Favorite Choice Awards from Baby & Children's Product News in the categories of Mattresses and Green Products.
Online home furnishings retailer Wayfair and Habitat for Humanity International have renewed their global partnership to help build and rehabilitate affordable homes.
Furniture shipments increased 3.97 percent in 2013 compared with 2012, when they increased 6.34 percent over 2011, according to High Point accounting and consulting firm Smith Leonard.
Stan Adelstein, former chairman and founding partner of Bob's Discount Furniture, has died. He was 78.
Posh Brands, the Richmond, Va., owner of online kids furniture retailer PoshTots.com and PoshLiving.com, has closed.
Furniture, mattresses, electronics and appliance retailer Conn's Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) plans to offer $250 million in senior notes in a private offering.