Ashley HomeStores’ Hope to Dream program recently partnered with United Way of Florida—Suncoast to help victims of Hurricane Irma by donating 150 twin beds with bedding to children in need.
Home furnishings technology provider MicroD said it has acquired Web Full Circle, a web design and digital marketing agency based in Charlotte, N.C.
Houston-based Star Furniture has named retail veteran Sharon Gjertsen as its new senior upholstery buyer.
On the heels of its recently announced transition to a direct manufacturing business model in the U.S., mattress producer King Koil has hired three industry veterans for key executive posts.
Durham Furniture, a producer of solid wood bedroom and occasional furniture, will exhibit for the first time outside of North America next week when it opens its booth at Imm Cologne, the international home furnishings trade fair in Cologne, Germany.
The Sustainable Furnishings Council is offering a free webinar, “The State of Sustainability in Home Furnishings,” on Jan. 18.
Retail powerhouse Ikea said it has leased additional warehouse space in Staten Island, N.Y., to compliment the seven regional distribution centers that support its 47 U.S. stores.