The Sustainable Furnishings Council is promoting a new shopping program, #SustainableSaturdays, designed to help customers make better choices in the selection, care, and disposal of their furnishings.
Over the next six years, the 55-to-64-year-old age group will continue to grow and will continue to increase in the number of furniture buying households.
Home furnishings retailer Conn's Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) reported net income of $17.7 million for the second quarter ended July 31 compared to $19.2 million reported in the second quarter of last year.
A private equity firm has invested in Aurora Brands, owner of home furnishings suppliers MacKenzie-Childs and Jay Strongwater.
Furniture Row specialty brand Denver Mattress Co. is opening a second location in Colorado Springs.
Indiana Furniture & Mattress has opened a dedicated bedding store, Indiana Mattress, in Valparaiso, Ind.