Ecommerce heavyweight Overstock.com (NASDAQ: OSTK) has announced the appointment of Dave Nielsen to president of retail business, a position that was recently held by CEO and founder Patrick M. Byrne.
Home décor manufacturer Currey & Company has named long-time colleague Jenny Heinzen York as director of marketing.
After strong third and fourth quarters in 2018, furniture and bedding sales took a typical first-quarter dip but maintained growth over the first quarter of last year, according to the proprietary market model from Impact Consulting, parent company of Home Furnishings Business.
The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) has announced that SOFFA, the Safer Occupancy Furniture Flammability Act, has again been taken up by both houses of Congress. The AHFA-backed legislation would make California’s Technical Bulletin 117-2013 a federal flammability standard.
Nominations will be closing soon for the annual Forty Under 40 from Home Furnishings Business
Canadian furniture producer Durham Furniture hosted its first-ever social media contest during the Spring High Point Market as part of its campaign to target the next generation of consumers.
Houston-based retailer, Conn’s Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) took part in a Technology Caravan to distribute 120 laptops to four schools in the Dallas Independent School District (ISD) on Thursday, May 8.