The furniture industry in the United States, especially the upholstery segment, has just begun its recovery from the Great Recession and has plenty of upside potential, a leading industry analyst said Thursday.
Five retail sales associates who won a Stearns & Foster national sweepstakes recently visited New York City, where they met with HGTV star Jonathan Scott and heard a presentation from a craftsman who builds Stearns & Foster mattresses.
Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ: RCII) said this week it will nominate three current directors for re-election at its upcoming annual meeting, and indicated in a regulatory filing that it is digging in for a proxy fight with dissident shareholder Engaged Capital.
Nick Hobbs, president of dedicated contract services at JB Hunt, and Keith Koenig, president of retailer City Furniture, will be keynote speakers at the 57th annual conference of the International Furniture Transportation and Logistics Council.
Gail Doby Coaching & Consulting Co-Founders, Gail Doby and Erin Weir, will host a complimentary breakfast, for professional interior designers on April 23, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the String & Splinter Club during the High Point Spring Market.
Leading floor covering and home accents manufacturer Nourison hosted a design talk with Shay Geyer of IBB Design and Scot Meacham Wood, Principal Designer of SMW Design during the Las Vegas Market in January and is sharing the design takeaways in a video of the event.
Capel Rugs, the oldest privately owned rug manufacturer and importer in the U.S., has published a special centennial edition of its product catalog in honor of its 100th anniversary celebration this year.