Furniture retailer The Dump's commercial featuring a naked couple sitting on a sofa has been dropped by the NBC and CBS affiliates in the Chicago market. The spot has also been dropped in other markets.
The retail industry added 37,600 jobs in October, according to National Retail Federation analysis of federal job growth numbers.
Mathis Brothers Furniture plans to build a $16 million, 365,000-square-foot distribution center in Oklahoma City.
The $3.45 million acquisition of furniture supplier Chromcraft Revington by apparel maker Sport-Haley is complete.
William F. Lacey, a financial executive who's helped take two companies public, has joined home furnishings showroom operator International Market Centers as chief financial officer.
Furniture retailer and designer Bobby Berk has introduced a signature line of contemporary furniture, which is available exclusively through Toronto-based Urban Mode.
Kenneth Quiggins Sr., a veteran independent furniture sales representative who worked for Boyd Specialty Sleep has died Monday at 72.