Brandwise Welcomes 50k Retailers to Brandwise Passport

Table Plans - June 29, 2020 Phase III of Brandwise 2.0 rolled out last week with the migration of credentials for 50,000 registered Reach B2B Retailer Connections to the Brandwise Passport. This step is an important ....

Malouf Expands Distribution Network to 5.3 Million Square Feet with Acquisition of California Property

Table Plans - June 29, 2020 Malouf announced that it recently acquired a new warehouse distribution property in Delano, California. The strategically located building adds 1.2 million square feet to the company’s distribution network and will ....

Naturepedic Raises Awareness for Baby Crib and Child Mattress Safety

Table Plans - June 29, 2020 June’s National Safety Month puts child safety in the spotlight, as U.S. certified organic mattress and bedding manufacturer, Naturepedic, drives education and awareness around the various safety issues to look out ....

Luxury in a Post-COVID World

Table Plans - June 29, 2020 I’ve spent hours digesting their reports, including interviewing Bain’s Claudia D’Aprizio, who is arguably the world’s leading authority on the luxury market, trying to get a clear picture of what ....

Over 500 Retail Stores Deploy Precision Textiles’ Hygienic Mattress Testing Kits

Table Plans - June 29, 2020 Precision Textiles’ newly launched hygienic mattress testing kits are being used in more than 500 retail stores in the United States after being introduced in April.  The sanitized, individually wrapped, ....

Ashley Homestore’s Hope to Dream Program Partners With Metropolitan Ministries to Donate 50 Beds to Children in Need

Table Plans - June 26, 2020 On Thursday, June 25, Ashley HomeStore’s Hope to Dream program delivered 50 beds to Metropolitan Ministries. The donation, in partnership with Metropolitan Ministries, will provide a good night’s sleep to ....

AICO Names Denise Salcido Director of E-commerce

Table Plans - June 26, 2020 AICO (Amini Innovation, Corp.) has announced that Denise Salcido has been promoted to the newly created position of Director of E-commerce.  Salcido had previously worked as Sales Support Manager responsible ....

Gift for Life Supports Women’s Center in Dallas With Text-To-Give Campaign

Table Plans - June 26, 2020 Gift for Life announced that it is once again collaborating with Gifts & Decorative Accessories to continue its text-to-give campaign in connection with the 69th annual Retailer Excellence Awards. Donations, ....

Leggett & Platt Announces Bedding Leadership Changes

Table Plans - June 25, 2020 Leggett & Platt recently announced that Eric Rhea will retire from the Company in mid-July.  Eric joined Leggett in 1988 and served in various capacities before moving into his role ....

Ekornes, Inc. Relocates High Point Showroom to 220 Elm

Table Plans - June 25, 2020 Ekornes, Inc. recently announced their new Stressless showroom location at 220 Elm in High Point, NC. The company will show in space 110 at 220 Elm for the first time ....

Report: Consumers Want Social-Distancing Services From Local Businesses Even After the Pandemic

Table Plans - June 25, 2020 As the nationwide response to the COVID-19 pandemic reached a fever pitch across the U.S. in March, local businesses that could remain open had to quickly adopt new ways of ....

Steelyard Survey Gives Designers A Way to Tell Brands What They Really Want from a Business Partner

Table Plans - June 25, 2020 Steelyard, announced that it is surveying thousands of interior design professionals to find what they need and want from manufacturers, brands, makers and artisans. The aggregated results will be shared ....

Dallas Market Center Announces 2020 Lightovation Showroom of the Year Winners

Table Plans - June 25, 2020 Dallas Market Center, home of the largest residential lighting marketplace in North America, announced the winners of the 11th annual Showroom of the Year Awards on June 24 in a ....

Retail Re-Opening Leading Southerland to Add 10% to Workforce

Table Plans - June 24, 2020 As sleep shops and furniture retailers around the country re-open, independent sleep products manufacturer Southerland reports it is looking to add 10 percent to its workforce at all its facilities ....

Feather Launches Over 200 Pieces of Furniture

Table Plans - June 24, 2020 Furniture rental company Feather announced that it is launching 200+ new items designed and manufactured exclusively for Feather customers. Feather’s private label focuses on versatility, comfort and sustainability. In addition ....

La-Z-Boy Q4 sales down 19% Amid Store Closures

Table Plans - June 24, 2020 La-Z-Boy Incorporated, a global leader in residential furniture, recently reported its operating results for the fiscal 2020 fourth quarter and full year ended April 25, 2020. Kurt L. Darrow, Chairman, ....

American Mattress Alliance Announces Inaugural Board of Directors

Table Plans - June 24, 2020 The AMA recently  announced it's inaugural board of directors. The American Mattress Alliance (AMA) was created in response to an anti-dumping petition filed with the International Trade Commission (ITC) on ....

Pandemic Playbook from Amber Engine: Content Strategy for Furniture Companies

Table Plans - June 23, 2020 Content is one of those weird words that marketers like to throw around. Content marketing. Content strategy. Content creation. So, if you’re doing your own marketing, the term may be ....

Easy Furniture Web Tip 291: Waiting and Waiting and Waiting for the Kids

Table Plans - June 22, 2020 I’ve been working on a website for a client. His site was dated, terrible on mobile, contained bleh content, was poorly formatted, and wasn’t search engine optimized. I’ve know the ....

Gary McCray to Receive 2020 ICFA Lifetime Achievement Award

Table Plans - June 19, 2020 Longtime outdoor furnishings executive Gary McCray is this year’s recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the International Casual Furnishings Association. Earlier this spring, McCray retired as president of ....

IHGF Delhi Fair Goes Virtual

Table Plans - June 19, 2020 Export Promotion Council For Handicraf (EPCH) announced that IHGF Delhi Fair-Spring 2020 will go to a Virtual format for this edition, bringing together the best of India for those desirous ....

Updates to Atlanta Market Gift Collection Planned for Summer 2020 Edition

Table Plans - June 19, 2020 New product by Indaba Trading shown by Ivystone in its new Floor 11 showroom. Updates to the Atlanta Market gift category are underway as the next phase of International Market ....

Gary Friedman Aims to Make RH More Luxury, But Can His Dream Become Reality?

Table Plans - June 19, 2020 In a recent conversation with fellow Forbes.com contributor Steve Dennis, our wide-ranging discussion turned to RH, the company formerly known as Restoration Hardware. “I was at a conference where Gary ....

Baby Boomers Drive Home Renovations, Houzz Survey Finds

Table Plans - June 18, 2020 Baby Boomers accounted for over half of renovating homeowners in 2019 (55 percent), according to the ninth annual Houzz & Home survey of more than 87,000 U.S. respondents, up from ....

Corsicana Honors Three Sales Executives With Top Award

Table Plans - June 18, 2020 Pictured are Michael Thompson, left; Mario Holguin, Joey Showers, John Knight and Eric Jent. Corsicana Mattress Co. has recognized three of its regional sales executives with its annual Eagle Award, ....

Nourison Implements Return to Work Plan

Table Plans - June 18, 2020 Floor covering and home accents manufacturer Nourison announced that it is implementing a return to work plan, by maintaining a clean and hygienic workplace and ensuring employees continue to practice ....

Association Names Deirdre Jimenez, AIA ASID President & CEO

Table Plans - June 18, 2020 BIFMA, the not for profit trade association for business and institutional furniture manufacturers, announced that it has appointed Deirdre Jimenez as its first President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). In ....