The world’s largest permanent showcase of seasonal and faux botanical merchandise expands in January 2020 with two new showroom debuts and five major expansions and relocations set to open for The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market, Jan. 14-21, 2020. These gains, together with 11 renewals, represent nearly 80,000 square feet of updates for the Seasonal/Gift category.
Kevin O’Connor, former president and CEO of Samson Marketing/ Samson Holding, has received the 2019 Distinguished Service Award from the American Home Furnishings Alliance, the organization’s highest honor.
Thirty-two new, expanding, relocating and renewing home décor resources are confirmed for the upcoming Las Vegas Winter Market, running Jan. 26 – Jan. 30, 2020.
Boxed mattress brand BedInABox has announced its updated range of mattresses, and a redesigned direct-to-consumer website to drive sales.
Discount retailer Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) has announced the completion of the sale of its distribution center in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. Operating since 1984, the facility is being sold as a result of the company's move to a new distribution center in Apple Valley, Calif.
Twin Star Home, a resource for electric fireplaces and home furnishings, has announced its participation in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Oct. 27.
After a dip in first quarter furniture and bedding sales this year, the furniture industry has picked up momentum in the third quarter, pushing sales up 5.7% over 2018 Q3, according to the proprietary market model from Impact Consulting, parent company of Home Furnishings Business.