The Home Furnishings Assn. and its Next Generation Now group (NGN) are hosting a pair of events at this month’s Las Vegas Market that are aimed at future leaders and young professionals in the home furnishings industry.
Leather upholstery producers Natuzzi (NYSE: NTZ) and Kuka have formed a joint venture to expand Natuzzi’s retail network in China.
Hooker Furniture (NASDAQ: HOFT) has partnered with mattress producer Kingsdown for a co-branded mattress line that will be sold with the furniture company’s bedroom collections.
Loloi has added 2,500 square feet to its Las Vegas Market showroom, enabling the rug vendor to enhance its displays and improve traffic flow.
Production will resume Tuesday in some portions of the American Furniture Mfg. plant in Ecru, Miss., that was heavily damaged by fire on Friday.
Karen McNeill, CEO of the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame, has been named 2018 winner of the WithIt Legacy Award, the highest award bestowed by WithIt, the professional development group for women in the home and furnishings industries.
Representatives from 25 countries were on hand for Spring Air’s 8th annual Global Summit Conference recently in Taipei, Taiwan, where they received reports on the mattress producer’s success in 2017 and its plans for the new year.