Tampa, Fla.-based Kane’s Furniture has settled a class-action lawsuit involving customers who claimed the retailer failed to honor their warranty when their bonded leather upholstery peeled and cracked, according to a story in the Tampa Bay Times.
Leather upholstery major Natuzzi (NTZ) said worldwide sales fell 11.4% in the quarter ended Sept. 30 and the company’s net loss widened to 5.5 million euros (about $5.85 million) from 5.1 million euros (about $5.42 million) in last year’s third quarter.
Lazzaro Leather, a resource for leather seating, accent furniture and handbags, was among a select group of vendors featured in room redesigns that were part of the latest One Room Challenge, a design contest organized by designer and blogger Linda Weinstein.
Case goods supplier Elements International Group is adding leather upholstery to its product mix.
Leather upholstery supplier Natuzzi Italia has unveiled a new marketing campaign slugged Harmony Maker.
Leather upholstery vendor Lazzaro Leather is sponsoring a design competition for college students that celebrates the intersection of travel and design.
Leather upholstery vendor Natuzzi Americas has launched Natuzzi Design Studio, a new division that will focus on growing business with architects and designers.