Universal Furniture’s in-person learning events ramp up to speed this fall, featuring industry heavy hitters like Traditional Home’s Krissa Rossbund, product and interior designer Erinn Valencich, interior design coach Gail Doby, and interior design business coach and author Melissa Galt.
XPO Logistics continued to build its management team for the planned spin-off of its brokered transportation business, naming Jared Weisfeld as chief strategy officer for the company, which will be known as RXO.
Nine “hot spot” tours led by members of the High Point Market’s Style Spotters team are on tap for next month’s Fall Market.
Retailer West Elm announced the launch of a new collaboration with designer Mara Hoffman that features an array of items across several product categories, including furniture, lighting, decorative accessories and textiles.
ADAC and AmericasMart Atlanta, International Market Centers’ dual-venue design destination in Atlanta, are expanding their influences in the design community, both in Atlanta and across the Southeast, by jointly sponsoring the first year of the Georgia Design Awards, introduced by Atlanta Magazine’s HOME and Atlanta Magazine.
Upper-end resource Sherrill Furniture said it has established a partnership with InsideOut Performance Fabrics, combining American-made furniture with American-made fabric for indoor and outdoor use.
Gallery Furniture owner Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale, who has been prominent on the Houston sports scene for many years, has launched his own sports website and says a second site devoted to sports betting is coming soon, according to a story in the Houston Chronicle.