Despite slower fourth quarter growth, total industry sales (furniture and bedding) were up 4.8% over the final quarter of 2017, but down 0.9% over the third quarter of 2018, according to the proprietary market model from Impact Consulting, parent company of Home Furnishings Business.
Star Furniture and Mattresses, a Berkshire Hathaway furniture division retailer, has named Jennifer Martin as upholstery buyer.
AmericasMart Atlanta, a leading wholesale marketplace that spans the décor and design spectrum, plans to continue the positive market momentum with The Atlanta Spring Gift, Home Furnishings & Holiday Market set for March 13-15.
Bedding accessories manufacturer Malouf has introduced its new promotional line Weekender, a collection of affordable, attractive and durable products.
Calif.-based A.R.T. Furniture has partnered with Bobby Berk, an International star on Netflix’s Queer Eye, to launch a 70-piece collection at the Spring High Point Market, according to a report from Architectural Digest.
Bed-in-a-box producer Classic Brands has unveiled its innovation in mattress packaging – a reusable duffel in which the mattress is shipped, instead of a carboard box.
Casual furnishings resource Watermark Living has announced the expansion of warranties on its residential and contract outdoor furnishings.