Mattress manufacturer King Koil has announced its newly developed point-of-purchase system to support the retail rollout of its Smartlife Mattress by King Koil.
After strong industry sales in the 3rd quarter, 4th quarter furniture and bedding sales fell flat – down 0.2%, but up 7.2% compared to the final quarter of 2018, according to the proprietary model from Impact Consulting, parent company of Home Furnishings Business.
IMC has announced a strong Winter Las Vegas Market, fueled by robust traffic and order writing gains as well as excitement surrounding two IMC initiatives – the soon-to-be-completed Expo at World Market Center and the recently announced launch of a new digital platform for the industry.
Fla.-based El Dorado Furniture has announced its chief information officer, Jesús René Capó, has been re-elected for 2020 as the president of the Home Furnishings Association (HFA) after serving at that post during 2019.
Bedding producer Spring Air International recently signed licensing agreements with two existing partners to expand their territories producing Spring Air’s branded suite of products for distribution in Ohio. Johnson City Bedding will cover the southwestern part of the state, and Pennsylvania Bedding will operate in the northeastern counties.
The 45th China International Furniture Fair (CIFF Guangzhou) and the China International Furniture Machinery & Furniture Raw Materials Fair 2020 have been postponed until a later date as China is fighting a serious battle against the novel coronavirus.
TÜV Rheinland, a global leader in testing, inspection and certification services, has announced the opening of a new furniture testing facility in Kentwood, Mich. that will help manufacturers comply with the most advanced compliance standards for office furniture.