Influential buying groups Nationwide Marketing Group and Mega Group USA announced a merger this week, creating an organization with more than 5,300 independent retail members with combined revenues of about $18.5 billion.
Simmons has launched a promotion tied to its new Beautyrest Sleeptracker monitor that offers consumers a free monitor with the purchase of select Beautyrest mattresses.
The Dallas Market Center has launched an exhibitor referral program for its temporary exhibits at the January Total Home & Gift Market that offers incentives ranging from gift cards to a free booth at the show.
Bob’s Discount Furniture plans to enter the highly competitive Los Angeles market in a big way next year by opening six stores simultaneously on Feb. 15.
Ashley Furniture broke ground this week on a new distribution and fulfillment center in Mesquite, Texas, that will span about 20 acres under roof when completed next fall.
Encouraged by feedback from educational events staged at recent markets, the High Point Market Authority board of directors was told Wednesday such events – many of which are targeted to designers – are likely to increase in the future.
Sleep accessories supplier Bedgear has unveiled its “Sleep Fuels Marathons” campaign aimed at introducing the company to runners as a sponsor of the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon.