Furniture

Michael Aram, Ligne Roset to be Honored by Museum of Arts and Design

Michael Aram

NEW YORK-Michael Aram, artist and founder of Michael Aram Inc., and furniture company Ligne Roset will be among those honored this evening by New York’s Museum of Arts and Design for contributions in the art, craft and design industries. “It’s an honor for the museum to award such leaders and creators, who epitomize MAD’s commitmentMore »

Last updated: November 11, 2014

Arteriors to Partner with Interior Designer Jeffers

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DALLAS-Arteriors has signed a license partnership with San Francisco-based interior designer Jay Jeffers. The Jay Jeffers Capsule Collection for Arteriors will feature an assortment of accessories designed for home entertaining, including barware, trays and accent tables for drinks. It will be introduced in late 2015. “Jay is a distinguished interior designer with a unique flairMore »

Last updated: November 7, 2014

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

High Point Market

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

Las Vegas Market

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

Abbyson Living

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