Austin, Tx.-based Four Hands nearly doubled their revenue within a five year period, projecting $160 million in sales this year. The significant growth is credited to their loyal following, which includes over 12,000 business-to-business customers with notable retailers such as West Elm, Crate & Barrel, Pottery Barn, Neiman Marcus, RH, and top interior designers as well as over 500 trade applications per month from those wanting to become registered Four Hand customers.
Art Van Furniture will celebrate the grand opening of its 15,000 square foot showroom in East Peoria, ILL., with a ribbon-cutting at noon on Thursday, July 12. Local dignitaries including City Administrator Jeffery Eder and City Commissioners John Kahl and Gary Densberger as well as several east Peoria Chamber of Commerce ambassadors are expected to attend.
The National Wildlife Federation (NWF) and the Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) have launched the Wood Furniture Scorecard, a comprehensive assessment of wood sourcing policies for over 50 of the largest furniture retailers in North America. Published on a dedicated website and available through both organizations, the scorecard covers publically available information on how companies source virgin wood. It also evaluates company use of recycled and reclaimed wood.
New Pacific Direct Inc. (NPD) dining, bedroom and accent furniture specialist will be exhibiting at the Las Vegas Market, July 29-Aug. 2, showcasing two items identified by IMC’s educational and trend-spotting program First Look.
Founded in 1965 Furniture Liquidators, a leading retailer of home furnishings and bedding in the Greater Louisville area is being rebranded as FFO Home.
Manufacturer of aluminum casual furniture Castelle is set to introduce the Madeleine Collection and its traditionally defined style for 2019. The collection will debut in the Castelle showroom #1576 at the Chicago Merchandise Mart, during the upcoming Casual markets in July and September.
Home Furnishings Business (HFB), the strategy magazine for the furniture industry, is pleased to introduce the 2018 Class of Forty Under 40.