The National Wildlife Federation (NWF) and the Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) have released the 2019 edition of the Wood Furniture Scorecard, a comprehensive assessment of wood sourcing policies at nearly 90 furniture retailers across North America.
Minnesota-based retailer Schneiderman’s Furniture has announced it raised more than $94,000 for Ronald McDonald House Charities, Upper Midwest (RMCH-UM) and other non-profit organizations as the host of the Russ Schneiderman Memorial Golf Tournament, held on June 20.
Case goods and motion upholstery supplier Parker House has announced it has filed suit against Costco (Costco Wholesale Corporation and Costco Wholesale Membership, Inc.) and Kuka Furniture, Inc. for trademark infringement, unfair competition, dilution, false and misleading advertising and palming off.
TrendWatch, the International Market Center’s exclusive trend forecast program, will feature three themes – Animalier, Drenching and Focus – for Fall High Point Market, running Oct. 19 – 23.
Family-owned mattress producer Gold Bond has announced its new pair of innerspring mattresses designed exclusively with organic and natural materials to deliver a chemical-free, all-natural sleeping environment. The mattresses feature organic ticking, cotton and wool cushioning and Vytex organic latex.
Bob’s Discount Furniture was recently recognized as a leader in sustainability by both the environmental-impact non-profit Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) and the National Wildlife Federation (NWF).
Rent-to-own major Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) has completed its acquisition of substantially all of the assets of C/C Financial Corp d/b/a Merchants Preferred, a nationwide provider of virtual rent-to-own services. The transaction is expected to accelerate Rent-A-Center’s virtual rent-to-own growth.