The dollar value of business-to-business e-commerce shipments within the furniture manufacturing segment in nearly 51% of the total value of all shipments in that segment, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report.
The High Point Market Authority is partnering with organizers of the China International Furniture Fair (CIFF) to encourage U.S.-based home furnishings companies to exhibit at CIFF’s show in Shanghai next September.
La-Z-Boy (LZB) became the latest publicly-traded home furnishings company to report weak retail demand, announcing Thursday that it expects to have a sales decline of 1% to 2.5% in the current fiscal quarter, which ends Oct. 29.
Case goods, upholstery and accent furniture resource Four Hands will unveil a new case goods brand, BRL, at the upcoming High Point Market.
International Market Centers announced the addition of new tenants King Hickory and Kings House Oriental Rugs to Historic Market Square for the High Point Market, which officially opens tomorrow.
Independent mattress producer Gold Bond is staging a social media contest in its High Point Market showroom, giving visitors an opportunity to win a variety of prizes.
Talalay Global, the world’s largest Talalay latex producer, has launched a new web site aimed at educating consumers in “plain speak” about the features and benefits of Talalay, as well as helping train retail salespeople about the unique properties and characteristics of the high-end mattress component.