International Market Centers (IMC) has announced it will temporarily close its 17 High Point properties to the public beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 27, keeping in line with the “stay at home” order by Guilford County, Greensboro and High Point officials. The closure, which is in effect through April 16, aims to help slow the spread of COVID-19.
Uniters, a provider of industry leading furniture protection plans and products, has announced it is ramping up U.S. production of cleaning and care products that will be impactful for its home furnishings industry partners and their consumers in response to the COVID-10 pandemic.
Family-owned Temple Furniture | Parker Southern has named Woody Elder as its new director of sales. Elder has been in the upholstered furniture industry for 35+ years.
HS Manufacturing, LLC (Hickory Springs), a division of HSM, has named veteran home furnishings leader Doug Guffey as director of sales for the company’s bedding products.
The 45th China International Furniture Fair (CIFF Guangzhou) has been rescheduled for July 18 – 21 and the Office Show and CIFM are rescheduled for July 27 – 30.
Mattress manufacturer Eclipse International will start producing an initial batch of 38,000 face masks from its New Jersey factory that will be donated to healthcare professionals to help them battle the COVID-19 pandemic. The three-layer masks are being made from two materials currently used to make the company’s mattresses.
Mattress producer Eclipse International has named bedding and home furnishings industry veteran Mark Dentale as director of licensing.