At first glance, the September 2021 results look alarming with orders down 20% from September 2020 but September 2020 orders were up 43% from 2019. Comparing 2021 to 2019, September orders are up 15%, according to a report by Smith Leonard accounting and consulting firm.
Bedding producer Corsicana Mattress has announced the appointment of 23-year industry veteran, Geri Frank, to the position of senior product manager.
Joybird, an e-commerce retailer and manufacturer of modern upholstered furniture, has launched a national TV campaign in partnership with All-Inclusive TV agency Marketing Architects.
Industry veteran John Iasiello has announced his resignation as president of Riverside Furniture, a leading casegoods resource.
Juniper, the International Market Centers’ (IMC) suite of digital tools, has announced the hiring of Ray Shikatani, a 30-year veteran of Canada’s gift and home B2B industry, as its new Country Manager for Canada.
Best Buy has announced it recently acquired Yardbird, a leading direct-to-consumer company that specializes in premium outdoor furniture.
As the keynote speaker at the International Casual Furnishings Association Educational Conference in Orlando on February 15, recognized author, podcast host and business consultant LuAnn Nigara will kick off the two-day program with her talk, “Excellence is a Decision.”