Emmet Root, a furniture industry sales representative for more than 60 years, has been named winner of the 2018 Icon Award from the International Home Furnishings Representatives Association.
The spring edition of the China International Furniture Fair (CIFF), which describes itself as the world’s largest furniture exhibition, will take place in two phases this year in Guangzhou from March 18-21 and March 28-31.
Minnesota-based retailer HOM Furniture has named WG&R Mattress as its Vendor of the Year, and Sharon Trahan and Laurie Gaschott as its Sales Representatives of the Year.
Luke Wolanski, a sales representative for case goods and upholstery resource Aico for more than nine years, has been named the company’s “Sales Professional of the Year” for 2017.
Ikea Canada said it has been selected as one of Canada’s Best Employers by Forbes magazine for the third straight year.
NY NOW the market for Home, Lifestyle + Gift will feature more than 2,300 exhibitors this year, including a number of new international brands to the Accent on Design and Artisan Resource sections, offering a diverse selection to retailers and buyers who want to bring a global touch to their stores.
Marc-Michaels Interior Design has won “Best Of Design” on home remodeling platform Houzz. The luxury firm was chosen by more than 40 million monthly unique users from the Houzz community.