FurnitureCore
Search Twitter Facebook Digital HFBusiness Magazine Pinterest Google
Advertisement
Ad_Custom

Get the latest industry scoop

Subscribe
rss

Daily News

From Home Furnishing Business

Morris Links Furniture Promotion to Ohio Voter Turnout

All Morris Home Furnishings, Ashley HomeStore and Better Sleep Shops located in Dayton, Cincinnati, and Columbus, Ohio, and Florence, Ky., are participating in a first-time promotion where eligible shoppers will get their purchase free if 69% of Ohio’s eligible voters turn out and vote for president on Election Day.

Turkish Furniture Producers Sign High Point Showroom Lease

Following a successful “test drive” at the April High Point Market, a group of Turkish furniture manufacturers has signed a three-year lease on a permanent showroom that will be open for this week’s market.

Ethan Allen Sees Lower Profits Due to Disney Launch, Higher Ad Spending

Ethan Allen (ETH) said it expects to report lower earnings for the quarter ended Sept. 30 due largely to higher advertising costs and expenses related to the upcoming launch of its Ethan Allen/Disney line.

Bob’s Breaks Ground for New Connecticut Headquarters

Bob’s Discount Furniture broke ground Monday for its new corporate headquarters in Manchester, Conn., marking the official start of construction on the 103,000-square-foot building.

Protect-A-Bed Names Lineal to New Marketing Post

Protect-A-Bed, a supplier of mattress protectors, encasements and related bedding products, announced the hiring of Kara Lineal vice president of marketing.

Choice Furniture Becomes Furniture First Member

The Furniture First Board of Directors has approved Choice Furniture in Plattsburgh, N.Y., as the newest member of the cooperative buying group.

Pier 1 Investor Seeks Immediate Changes to Board

Hedge fund Alden Global Capital, which recently accumulated a 9.5% stake in retailer Pier 1 Imports (PIR), has sent the company a letter requesting immediate representation on the Pier 1 board of directors and criticizing the company for poor operating performance and a “laissez-faire approach to board responsibilities.”

Performance Groups
HFB Subscribe
HFB Designer Weekly
HFB Designer Weekly