Harden Furniture, which abruptly shut down last week after the company’s sale at a foreclosure auction, plans to restart production on a limited basis, according to several media reports.
Mill Village Collective, a group of design-forward exhibitors, specialty producers and custom furniture manufacturers that began exhibiting during the High Point Market last year, will move their “show within a show” to the historic Union Square building for the April market.
Art Van Furniture’s largest franchisee will officially open five stores in the St. Louis market on Friday with ribbon-cutting ceremonies at each location.
Lifestyle furniture and décor resource Zuo has overhauled its Miami showroom, highlighting its new Zuo Décor division and adding a series of vignettes for its indoor and outdoor furniture collections.
Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) said fourth-quarter sales rose 8.9% to $984.5 million, but profits tumbled 56% due largely to one-time charges related to recently-enacted changes in corporate tax rates.
Rent-to-own operator Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ: RCII) said it has entered into a “cooperation agreement” with activist shareholder Engaged Capital and will support the shareholder’s nominee for a seat on the board of directors at the 2018 annual meeting.
High-end casual furniture producer Castelle has launched a custom draping tool that allows consumers and dealers to customize pieces from its line in virtual and printed formats.