The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) has announced that ASTM International is expected to publish an update to the voluntary furniture stability standard this month incorporating two new warning labels and expanding the scope of the standard to cover clothing storage furniture 27 inches and taller. The previous standard covered furniture over 30 inches.
Organic mattress producer OMI has announced the expansion of its OEM program, following the successful partnership with Nest Bedding.
Florida-based El Dorado Furniture has announced its Public Relations Specialist Melissa Alonso and General Sales Leader Miguel Valle were both selected and recognized in Home Furnishings Business’ Forty Under 40 Leadership: The Next Generation’s Road to Success program for 2019.
Bedding importer and wholesaler Trade Linker Int'l Inc. has announced its expanded partnership with kathy ireland Worldwide (kiWW) to include a line of comforter sets, blankets, and throws.
Mattress industry sales totaled $3.71 billion in the second quarter, a 1.6% increase over the same quarter in 2018, according to preliminary estimates from Impact Consulting Services’ proprietary industry model.
Nick Cardi, one of the Cardi brothers from Cardi’s Furniture, passed away on Aug. 2 after a four-year battle with cancer.