Ethan Allen (NYSE: ETH) said sales fell 5.3% to $180.5 million in the quarter ended March 31 as profits were more than 77% below the same quarter last year.
The Home Furnishings Association said its next Leadership Immersion program, which offers young executives one-of-kind visits with best in class retailers, will take place June 20-22 at the headquarters of Hudson’s Furniture in Sanford, Fla.
One year after its 320,000-square-foot warehouse was destroyed by fire, The RoomPlace celebrated the opening of a new, larger warehouse with a $1 million pledge to charities and local firehouses in the Chicago and Indianapolis markets, where it operates more than 20 stores.
Tom Schwaab of Howell Furniture in Beaumont, Texas, has been elected chairman of the executive committee of Furniture First, a buying group for full-line independent retailers.
Audrey Krumenacker, an undergraduate student at Pratt Institute in New York City, was presented with a $5,000 check as the third recipient of the Scott Morgan Design Scholarship.
Englander Sleep Products and Turkish mattress producer Cap Design have signed a licensing agreement enabling Cap Design to manufacture and market Englander-branded products in Turkey, Germany, France, Belgium, and the Netherlands.
Adjustable bed and sleep products manufacturer Reverie has ramped up its training support by adding two experienced trainers to its team.