Luxury leather upholstery producer Bradington-Young has developed a new product category to showcase its expansive custom-order capabilities. Luxury Accents, which will make its debut at the High Point Fall Market, includes club chairs, swivel chairs, settees and an expanded decorative ottoman program.
Luxury casegoods and upholstery manufacturer, Jonathan Charles Fine Furniture, has completed a stunning showroom transformation, which will highlight the company’s extensive new product introductions for the October High Point Market. More than 300 new offerings, across an array of styles from modern to timeless illustrate the theme, the evolution of artistry. Discerning retailers and interior design professionals can shop the High Point showroom, located at 200 North Hamilton, Suite 125, from Thursday, Octc 17 through Wednesday, Oct. 23.
Omnichannel retailer Bed Bath & Beyond has announced the launch of its second private label home furnishings brand, One Kings Lane Open House. Bed Bath & Beyond acquired One Kings Lane in 2016 and is now bringing its unique design point-of-view to the Bed Bath & Beyond customer through this new brand. One Kings Lane Open House is a chic and livable collection of richly detailed furniture and home décor pieces at surprisingly accessible prices. The collection will be available on both bedbathandbeyond.com and onekingslane.com.
Hooker Furniture (NASDAQ: HOFT) will unveil its first solid wood group, the Montebello Collection, at the Fall High Point Market. The 25-piece collection of bedroom, dining room and occasional furniture is aimed at discerning consumers who demand fresh styling while appreciating the value and durability of solid wood construction. It is available in two color combinations: a two-tone look with a combination of white on solid poplar with brown solid alder tops or a single finish look with a brown finish on solid alder.
Four truck drivers for independent mattress manufacturer Southerland – one of the few mattress producers to operate its own trucking fleet – have been recognized with the company’s Safe Driving Award for their commitment to safety. The four drivers have racked up a combined 4.3 million miles without incident, marking the first time in company history that its top drivers have surpassed the 4-million mark for accident-free miles.
Wall art and décor resource Classy Art was recently recognized for making the Inc. 5000 list, an annual list that ranks the country’s fastest-growing private companies in the United States. The Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage of revenue growth over a three-year period. The Classy Art brand has experienced five consecutive years of over 40% growth and ranked # 3148 on the list.
The steady increase of furniture and home furnishings sales over the last 10 years has been slower to hit employees working in the stores, but in recent years many occupations have finally started to see an upturn in wage growth.