The Wanek family has decided to hold onto its Ashley Furniture Inds. instead of selling the industry’s largest entity.
Retailer Furniture Factory Outlet (FFO) will relocate its corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility to Arkansas from Oklahoma.
The Dufresne Group, the largest operator of Ashley Furniture HomeStore locations, is looking to expand with as many as 16 additional stores in the next few years in Ontario.
Upholstery supplier United Furniture Inds. will locate its distribution operations in a former Lane Furniture facility in Mississippi. The new operation will net 100 jobs for the state.
Mattress retailer Mattress Firm, Inc. (NASDAQ: MFRM) will consolidate its two Houston offices into one corporate campus to house more than 350 employees.
In a move designed to boost member recruitment and retention and to offer dedicated support to members, BrandSource has restructured to provide category expert regional managers in each of its 14 regions.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission has kicked off a campaign to help prevent furniture and television tip-over deaths and injuries of children.