Rug and home furnishings vendor Safavieh has relocated its New York trade showroom to its store at 902 Broadway at 20th Street.
Canadian regional manufacturer associations Furniture West and the Canadian Home Furnishings Alliance have merged.
Tri-State Home Furnishings Association has named Bob Maricich its "Person of the Year."
The monthly Furniture Buying Index moved up one point this month to a reading of 77, according to America's Research Group.
Home furnishings retailer Art Van Furniture is planning a two-week food drive to help homeless veterans in its community at two of its locations.
Home furnishings retail giant Ikea has reached an agreement to acquire a wind farm in Ireland.
High Point University has received a $10 million gift from the Ronald and Joyce Wanek Foundation.