Transportation powerhouse XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) has announced its partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Industrial Liaison Program (ILP) to advance innovation in the fast-paced logistics industry.
International Market Centers (IMC) has announced exhibitors who have been named Best Booth winners for Fall 2019 High Point Market. Botanica, Creative Touch, Custom Contract Furnishings, Doug Frates Glass and Ti-a Baskets are this year’s winners.
Furniture distributor Coaster Company of America has announced the promotion of Don Deeds to executive vice president of sales and marketing.
Shoptelligence, creators of a style discovery platform for furniture retailers, has announced its expansion into store and outbound channels. Since its 2018 launch, the AI-Powered platform has proven its ability to increase revenue per buyer by over 30% and delivered millions in incremental revenue for its Top 100 furniture retail clients.
Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a leading omnichannel provider of lease-purchase solutions, has announced the appointment of Tommy Harper as vice president of manufacturing who will lead Woodhaven Furniture Industries, effective January 1, 2020. He will succeed Michael Jarnagin, who will retire on Dec. 31.
Nebraska Furniture Mart (NFM) has announced it now carries the debut furniture line from designer, Bobby Berk, created in collaboration with A.R.T. Furniture.
During this week’s High Point Market, High Point University students had the opportunity to help exhibitors prepare for Market. By supporting an international tradeshow with more than 75,000 attendees and 2,000 exhibitors, HPU students gain hands-on experience that helps them hone their professional skills through experiential learning.