Tools2Win Develops New Live Occupancy Monitor Tool to help Home Furnishing Retailers Safely Re-Open

Table Plans - May 18, 2020 By Nic Ledoux on 5/18/2020 Screenshot of the free Live Occupancy Monitor app running on a cellphone. Due to capacity limitations being placed on retail operations as well as general ....

Precision Textiles Launches First Furniture Safety Testing Kit for Consumers

Table Plans - May 18, 2020 As home furnishings retailers nationwide begin to re-open stores, Precision Textiles announces that it has developed a kit designed to keep consumers safe while they shop. The supplier of coated ....

Survey: Growing Financial Toll On Casual Furnishings Industry

Table Plans - May 18, 2020 According to the latest survey of International Casual Furnishings Association (ICFA) members, financial pressures and frustrations continue to mount as the pandemic grinds on through what should be the industry’s ....

Pandemic Playbook from Amber Engine: Adjusting for Supply Chain Problems from Covid-19

Table Plans - May 18, 2020 Even though production is back online in China after Covid-19 closures, American furniture suppliers still face an uphill battle with supply chain disruption. And it isn’t because India is still ....

Feizy’s Video Production Highlights New Spring 2020 Collections

Table Plans - May 18, 2020 Award-winning manufacturer Feizy Rugs announced that it has published a series of videos to highlight their new Spring Collection. The Feizy Rugs 2020 trends are comprised of Opulence, Tech Play, ....

Week One of IMC’s High Point Virtual Market Experience Draws Robust Audience

Table Plans - May 18, 2020 The first week of International Market Centers’ (IMC) High Point Virtual Market Experience offered content and community for the industry – with hundreds of participants logging-into six webinars and thousands ....

McCreary Modern Matches Employee’s Fund Raising Efforts

Table Plans - May 18, 2020 The Ronald McDonald House of Winston Salem “Sport a Shirt, Share a Night” campaign received a donation of $13,090.00 from the employees and management of McCreary Modern. As in past ....

PureCare Earns 4th Consecutive Women’s Choice Award

Table Plans - May 18, 2020 PureCare, a provider of sleep essentials focused on wellness, announced that it has garnered the coveted Women’s Choice award as top in its category for exceptional customer recommendation ratings for ....

Home Furnishings Association Seeks More Help for Furniture Retailers

Table Plans - May 18, 2020 The Home Furnishings Association has asked congressional leaders to provide more help for furniture retail businesses. “Most of our members closed their stores for weeks and experienced steep financial losses ....

Sagebrook Home Launches New Sister Company to Provide PPE Resources for the Home Furnishings Industry

Table Plans - May 16, 2020 Home decor manufacturer Sagebrook Home announces resources for the home furnishings industry, as they launch a sister company, Comfort and Care Health Co (C&C Health Co). Offering resources of personal protective equipment or PPE, by ....

IMC Updates Summer Gift & Home Market Plans Following Survey

Table Plans - May 15, 2020 Following a comprehensive survey of its universe of gift and home furnishings buyers and suppliers, International Market Centers (IMC) announced updates to its summer 2020 markets in Atlanta and Las ....

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Elects Gat Caperton to Board of Directors

Table Plans - May 15, 2020 The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc. has elected Gat Caperton to its Board of Directors. Caperton is CEO of Gat Creek, an award-winning manufacturer of solid-wood home ....

Home Décor Offerings Expand at Las Vegas Market

Table Plans - May 15, 2020 Despite current business disruptions caused by COVID-19, International Market Centers (IMC) continues to plan for summer markets, with 13 new home décor showrooms confirmed for the Summer 2020 Las Vegas ....

IMC Continues Atlanta Market Home Décor Refinements

Table Plans - May 15, 2020 As International Market Centers (IMC) enters Phase Two of its Atlanta NEXT initiative, another 12 home décor brands are scheduled to open new showrooms at the Summer 2020 Atlanta Market. ....

Pandemic Playbook from Amber Engine: How to Market During the Pandemic

Table Plans - May 14, 2020 Like most of you, everyone at Amber Engine is spending a lot more time at home these days. Like, all of it. Gone are afternoon coffee runs and impromptu hallway ....

Fusion Designs Resumes Operations

Table Plans - May 13, 2020 As Indiana’s stay-at-home orders begin to ease, Fusion Designs announces that it has resumed manufacturing of its solid wood furniture styles with a one-month backlog due to the shutdown. Yet, ....

KAS Rugs Releases 2020 Digital Catalog

Table Plans - May 13, 2020 With the home décor market in a state of change, KAS Rugs announced that it felt it was important to release the New 2020 Digital Catalog. Providing home décor inspiration ....

Malouf Increases Distribution Space to 4 Million Square Feet with New Building in North Carolina

Table Plans - May 13, 2020 Malouf announced that it recently acquired a nearly 500,000-square-foot warehouse building in Lenoir, NC adjacent to its current distribution center. The acquisition is a result of the company’s growing product ....

The NIWA Expo Has Been Rescheduled for June 1 – 2

Table Plans - May 11, 2020 The Northern Indiana Woodworking Association recently announced that the 2020 NIWA Expo has been cleared to open and will be held at the Michiana Event Center on June 1st and ....

IFDA’s Educational Foundation Announces Professional Grants for 2020

Table Plans - May 11, 2020 Applications will be accepted between June 1 and June 30, 2020, for five professional grants from the Educational Foundation (EF) of IFDA, the International Furnishings and Design Association. Since the ....

New eSTORIS Release 4.2.5 Unveils New Secure Checkout Process

Table Plans - May 11, 2020 STORIS announced that it's latest eSTORIS’ Release 4.2.5 introduces its new Secure Checkout Plugin. The new Checkout interface was designed with UI/UX research specifically to maximize online conversion rates. The ....

Howell Furniture and Ashley Home Stores of Southeast Texas Partner Up to Help Feed Frontline and Essential Workers

Table Plans - May 8, 2020 Howell Furniture and Ashley Home Stores of Southeast Texas recently announced that they are partnering up to help feed frontline or essential workers of Beaumont, Texas. The two companies have ....

Splitit Announces Agreement With Purple

Table Plans - May 8, 2020 By Nic Ledoux on 5/8/2020 Splitit has recently announced a new merchant agreement with leading US comfort technology company, Purple Innovations. As a result, in less than one week Purple ....

Stickley Audi & Co. Re-Opens Select Locations

Table Plans - May 8, 2020 Stickley Audi & Co. announced that it will re-open three of its sixteen showroom locations beginning this Saturday, May 9th. Stickley Audi & Co. showrooms located in Englewood, CO, Superior, ....

Interior Designers Elected to International Business Advisory Council

Table Plans - May 8, 2020 Re-elected to a second three-year term was Kathy McGroarty, Lansdale, Pa. Interior designers from Pennsylvania, Ohio, Idaho, and Canada were recently elected to the Leadership Council of Decorating Den Interiors ....

Corsicana Mattress Launches Turnkey E-Commerce Boxed-Bed Program for Retail Partners

Table Plans - May 8, 2020 Due to the impact COVID-19 has had on its brick-and-mortar retail partners, Corsicana Mattress Co. has introduced a new boxed bed program that will allow retailers to offer consumers a ....

ALLIED Home Pivots Production to Create Cotton Face Masks, Donates Bedding and Pillows

Table Plans - May 7, 2020 ALLIED, the down supplier and maker of bedding recently announced that it is not only pivoting to produce facemasks during the COVID-19 pandemic, but selling through to hospitality, retailers and ....