The balloons and ribbon from Shifman Mattresses’ 130th anniversary celebration may have come down, but the Newark factory and headquarters are humming as the leadership team forges on with its 2024 strategic plans.
Since 2003, employees of the Ashley family of companies (Ashley) have made generous donations to selected charities through the “Dollar a Week” program. This year alone, employees across the company raised over $161,000 to be donated to partner organizations including: Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital (Le Bonheur), St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital (St. Jude), Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC®), Ashley’s Angels, Hope to Dream and more.
Honoring its 130-year heritage of innovation and quality, Englander is set to showcase a refreshed national product lineup at the Las Vegas Market. This lineup includes an updated version of one of the company’s most enduringly popular models, the Tension Ease H2.
Williams-Sonoma, Inc., the world’s largest digital-first, design-led and sustainable home retailer, announced the retirement of Marta Benson, Chief Executive Officer of Pottery Barn Brands, effective April 26.
Avocado, a pioneering brand in eco-friendly mattresses and American-made furniture, has set a new industry precedent by achieving Zero Waste to Landfill Verification from UL Solutions, achieving a landfill diversion rate of 85% at its Fullerton, Calif. campus in accordance to UL 2799, the Standard for Environmental Claim Validation Procedure (ECVP) for Zero Waste to Landfill.
The International Society of Furniture Designers (ISFD) is pleased to announce that, since the inception of its Innovation+Design (I+D) competition in 2020, the event has grown by over 100% and has received an all-time record high number of entries for the 2024 juried competition and exhibition.
WithIt, the women’s leadership development network for the home and furnishings industry, has announced nominees for the 2024 WOW Awards recognizing individuals who have demonstrated significant impact on their companies and the home and furnishings industry.