Durham Furniture, a Canadian manufacturer of solid wood bedroom and occasional furniture, is celebrating its 118-year history this week in conjunction with the 150th anniversary of Canada Day, which is July 1.
Buoyed by its custom upholstery business and improvements at company-owned retail stores, Bassett Furniture Inds. (NASDAQ: BSET) said sales and profits were higher in the quarter ended May 27.
Home Furnishings Business and its Designer Weekly e-newsletter have become gold sponsors of the Business of Luxury Design (BOLD) Summit, the bi-annual meeting for high-end design industry business owners.
The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) has published five sector brief reports that explore the various influences affecting the interior design industry and the work of interior designers.
Mattress industry powerhouse Serta Simmons Bedding has launched a company called Tomorrow Sleep that will sell hybrid mattresses and related sleep products through a direct-to-consumer model.
San Diego-based Jerome’s Furniture has launched a private label line called Premier that is aimed at competing with upper-end retailers.
Retailer Williams Sonoma (NYSE: WSM) has opened a 7,000-square-foot “concept store” in Seattle that combines its signature kitchen and food products with a selection of home furnishings.