Out of over 200 countries exporting furniture into the U.S., over 90 percent of U.S. imports is from just 9 of those countries. China tops the list with an import value of $18 billion in 2017, followed by Vietnam at $4 billion.
Home Furnishings Business is already hard at work on its October issue, and the deadline to submit photos of product introductions for the fall High Point Market is Sept. 18.
The Malouf Foundation, a non-profit arm of bedding accessories producer Malouf, launched the OnWatch campaign on July 29 at their bi-annual Forging Freedom event at the Las Vegas Market.
Varidesk, an active workspace solutions provider, has announced Megan Masoner Detz as its new chief people officer, marking the seventh senior leader added to the company in two months.
Retailer Walker Furniture has announced a grand opening celebration for its second valley super store on Sept. 17, beginning with an official ribbon cutting at 11 a.m.
International Market Centers (IMC) has announced the debut of five exhibitors in InterHall at the Fall 2018 High Point Market, Oct.12-17. The new exhibitors will join 70 creative manufacturers, suppliers and designers introducing their latest products in one of the market’s signature design destinations.
Global design and furniture manufacturer Herman Miller, Inc. (NASDAQ: MLHR) has announced the election of Andi Owen to its Board of Directors, succeeding Brian C. Walker as the company’s next president and CEO, effective Aug. 22.