WithIt, the women's leadership development network for the home and furnishings industries, has announced that Denise Ryan will be the guest speaker for the organization's biannual High Point Market Educational Breakfast sponsored by Myriad Software. The Sunday morning breakfast will be held in the IHFC ballroom on Oct. 20 from 7:30 - 9 a.m., and is sponsored by Palliser Furniture.
Seven relocated, expanded and renewed tenants will greet High Point Market buyers next month at the International Market Center’s Main Street Properties, which include Furniture Plaza, Plaza Suites and National Furniture Mart.
Bedding producer Restonic Mattress Corp., in partnership with Biltmore in Ashville, N.C., has announced a national consumer contest for a free Biltmore Shippable Sleep Mattress.
Luxury B2B furniture and accessories brand Bungalow 5 has announced the launch of its latest innovative collections.
Through its Make a Difference Scholarship, rent-to-own major Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ: RCII) has awarded $60,000 in scholarships to 60 students going back to school this semester to pursue an undergraduate degree.
The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation has announced its election of Patrick Cory to a three-year term on its board of directors.
The National Retail Federation says retail sales were up 0.4 percent in August seasonally adjusted from July and up 4.6 percent unadjusted year-over-year. The numbers exclude automobile dealers, gasoline stations and restaurants.