Bekaert Textiles USA has merged its operations with Progressive Products Inc. to offer fabric and mattress and pillow protection under one umbrella.
Home furnishings retailer Ikea is moving forward with its plans to build a line of budget hotels throughout Europe.
Italian home furnishings supplier Natuzzi (NYSE: NTZ) has established a two-year business plan that sets objectives to regain market share, eliminate losses by the 2014 fourth quarter and return to profitability in 2015.
Belgian furniture supplier BuzziSpace will move its North American production headquarters to High Point.
E-commerce marketing solutions vendor MicroD will host another "VIP Roundtable" focused on how manufacturers and retailers can cooperate to leverage digital and e-commerce strategies to increase sales.
The imm Cologne furniture fair and LivingInteriors recently wrapped up its latest edition with 120,000 visitors from 129 countries.
Heritage Home Group, the new owner of the former Furniture Brands International companies, plans to shutter two factories in Thomasville, N.C., and another one in Saltillo, Miss., as part of its restructuring.