"Factory Man," author Beth Macy's tale of the Bassett furniture clan and John Bassett III's efforts to keep furniture manufacturing stateside, has debuted at number 10 on the New York Times' non-fiction hardcover best-seller list.
Tempur Sealy second-quarter sales were up around 8 percent to $715 million, but the bedding giant lost $2.2 million, compared with a $1.6 million loss during the same prior-year period.
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Rug and home accessories vendor Surya has named Jim Levine to the newly created role of vice president of Surya Outdoor.
Pressure imaging products vendor XSENSOR has expanded the sales team for its Reveal mattress recommendation system in response global expansion.
Technology vendor Furniture Wizard has just launched an iPad inventory application and a touch-screen kiosk application.