Furniture

Furniture First Adds Members, Announces New Las Vegas Showroom

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HARRISBURG, Pa.- Furniture First recently approved two retailers as new members of the national buying group: Stacy Furniture & Design of Grapevine, TX, and Bowen Town & Country Furniture of Winston-Salem, N.C. With the additions, Furniture First membership is up to 212 stockholders with 450 storefronts in 47 states. Also, Furniture First will move toMore »

Last updated: November 7, 2014

Las Vegas Market Sees Continued Growth in Furniture

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LAS VEGAS-International Market Centers said its Las Vegas Market continues to see sustained growth throughout the furniture category with 20 renewals, four expansions and 11 new tenants. The additions in furniture impact roughly 220,000 square feet of showroom space. The Las Vegas Winter Market runs from Sunday, Jan. 18 through Thursday, Jan. 22. “We areMore »

Last updated: November 5, 2014

New Board for High Point Market Authority

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HIGH POINT, N.C.-The High Point Market Authority has approved a new slate of board members, effective Nov. 1, for a two-year term. The new members are Bruce Cohenour, senior vice president, Bassett Furniture Industries; Abe Elmore, founder, Elmore Furniture; Rod Lambeth, CEO, Tomlinson/Erwin-Lambeth Furniture; Julie Messner, vice president of leasing, International Market Centers; William “Dudley”More »

Last updated: November 5, 2014

Thought Leaders Headline CEO Summit at Las Vegas Market

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LAS VEGAS-Registration is now open for International Market Centers’ third annual CEO Summit at Las Vegas Market, Jan. 20-21. Early bird registration rates are available through Nov. 28 for this executive-level conference for the furnishings, home decor and gift industries. IMC said the CEO Summit brings together an impressive roster of influential thinkers to discussMore »

Last updated: November 4, 2014

Abbyson Living Introduces Next-Day Shipping for Holiday Season

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LOS ANGELES-Abbyson Living said it is preparing for holiday sales by improving ship times, adding seasonal employees and upgrading its software. “Abbyson is an industry pioneer when it comes to drop shipping as well as cutting down delivery lead times,” said Yavar Rafieha, Abbyson Living’s president. “Because we are partnering with our retailers in aMore »

Last updated: November 4, 2014

Progressive Business Media Acquires HFN and Related Print and Digital Properties

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NEW YORK – HFN the most prestigious and longest-running business magazine for the home furnishings and housewares industry has been purchased by Progressive Business Media. The brand joins the PBM portfolio of business media properties specializing in the home industry, including Furniture/Today, Home & Textiles Today, Casual Living, Home Accents Today, and Gifts & DecorativeMore »

Last updated: November 6, 2014

Las Vegas Market Adds Summer Classics

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LAS VEGAS–Casual furniture manufacturer Summer Classics has signed a long-term lease for a 13,500-square-foot permanent showroom at the Las Vegas Market starting in August 2015, in concert with the launch of two dedicated floors of casual/outdoor products. “Las Vegas Market gives us an ideal opportunity to grow our business,” said CEO William “Bew” White III.More »

Last updated: October 30, 2014