Adjustable bed producer Customatic has named Brad Mills to the newly created position of director of customer care.
The late Hugh Talley, a longtime executive in the polyurethane foam industry executive and a key contributor to the voluntary flammability standards for upholstered furniture, has been inducted into the Flexible Polyurethane Foam Hall of Fame.
Southern California retailer Jerome’s Furniture has donated more than $2,500 worth of furniture to Operation Homefront’s Transitional Housing Village in San Diego.
DAW’s Home Furnishings in El Paso, Texas, and George’s Furniture and Mattresses in Napoleon, Ohio, are the two newest members of Furniture First, a national buying group for independent retailers.
Dissident Rent-A-Center shareholder Engaged Capital has succeeded in ousting three of the company’s directors, including longtime board chairman Mark Speese.
Steinhoff International, the South African retail conglomerate that acquired Mattress Firm last year, said revenues shot up 48% to $10.17 billion euros (about $11.45 million) in the six months ended March 31 – the first half of its fiscal year.
Sleep accessories resource PureCare and mattress producer Therapedic International joined forces to donate mattresses, pillows, sheets, comforters, and related products to Saint Peter’s Orphanage in Denville, N.J., a residential home and treatment facility for boys aged 12 to 17 who have been abused, abandoned or neglected.