Bedding sales totaled $4.04 billion in the third quarter, an increase of 4.8% from last year’s third quarter, according to Impact Consulting Services’ proprietary industry model.
Bernards Furniture and its sister company, upholstery producer Bauhaus Furniture Group, will open their first West Coast showroom at the upcoming Las Vegas Market.
Adjustable bed supplier Customatic has invested $1 million to upgrade its customer service functions by providing 24/7 access to trained service technicians.
Contemporary furniture resource BDI said its website has received a 2017 Gold Award from W3 in the category of visual appeal and experience.
Tipperary Sales, a La-Z-Boy licensee that operates eight La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries stores in the Southeast, will open a new distribution center in York County, South Carolina early next year.
Boosting its efforts to preserve the history of the home furnishings industry, the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation has launched the Heritage Project, which will feature interviews with workers who have played significant roles in the industry.
Ashley Furniture HomeStore has opened its second store in Costa Rica, an 18,000 square-foot facility in San Francisco de Heredia.