The governor of California has approved the state's new flammability standards for upholstery.
Home furnishings giant La-Z-Boy (NYSE: LZB) posted second quarter net income of $16.7 million, up from $6.6 million for the same quarter last year.
Solid wood case goods and upholstery vendor Kincaid Furniture celebrated 1 million hours without a lost-time accident at its Taylorsville, N.C., upholstery plant.
Upholstered furniture supplier England Inc. is marking its 50th anniversary by expanding its New Tazewell, Tenn., factory. The expansion will add 300 employees over the next five years.
Longtime industry veteran Tom Tilley has been named CEO of Councill, a subsidiary of Hancock & Moore. Tilley succeeds Carlton Mallory, who retired at the end of June with case goods and upholstery supplier Councill.
In commemoration of its 60th anniversary, contemporary furniture specialist Thayer Coggin will release a Limited Edition Milo Baughman lounge chair and ottoman.