Temporary Resources Expanding in Pavilions at Las Vegas Market

Table Plans - January 9, 2020 Las Vegas Market announced that another round of leasing updates will bring a total of 120+ new and returning exhibitors to the Market’s 450+ gift and home resources in the ....

Classic Brands Launches First Turnkey Omnichannel Program

Table Plans - January 9, 2020 Specialty bedding producer Classic Brands recently announced that it will be offering its new four-model Hybrid Infinity Collection as the industry’s first turnkey, omnichannel bedding program that includes product, a ....

Malouf Receives Mobile Application Award for Adjustable Bed Base App

Table Plans - January 9, 2020 Malouf announced that its Malouf Base App was recently named Best Consumer Goods Mobile Application by the Web Marketing Association (WMA) for the 2019 Mobile Web Award Competition. This award ....

STORIS Releases 2020 Trends Guide

Table Plans - January 8, 2020 By Nic Ledoux on 1/8/2020 STORIS recently announced that it has released it's 2020 Home Furnishings trend. This annual industry resource is packed with 20 Trends in retail and technology ....

J.B. Hunt Closes Decade With Two Company-First Achievements

Table Plans - January 8, 2020 Phil Fortin reached four million safe miles in 2010. J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., one of the largest supply chain solutions providers in North America, recently recognized its first company ....

Wayfair Introduces Collection of Mid-Century Furniture and Decor

Table Plans - January 8, 2020 Wayfair Inc., an online destinations for the home, recently unveiled Foundstone, a Wayfair-exclusive collection of attainable and updated mid-century furniture and décor including rugs, housewares and lighting that evokes beauty ....

IHFRA Announces 2020 FIAG Honorees

Table Plans - January 8, 2020 The International Home Furnishings Representatives Association (IHFRA) has announced its honorees for the 25th annual Furniture Industry Awards Gala (FIAG).The Gala, set for April 24, 2020, will be held at ....

Furniture First Adds Two Retailers to Kick Off 2020

Table Plans - January 8, 2020 Furniture First recently kicked off the new year with the addition of two retailers to the membership of the national buying group: Bacon’s Furniture and Red Mountain Retail. Both retailers ....

Reenergized Marketplace Welcomes Buyers to the First Atlanta Market of the Year

Table Plans - January 8, 2020 Buyers shop The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market. The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market kicks off the tradeshow year for International Market Centers (IMC) with 360+ ....

Curated, a New Showroom from Paul Michael, to Open at Dallas Market Center

Table Plans - January 8, 2020 Dallas Market Center, an open-daily design marketplace, recently welcomed Curated, a vast new showroom from Paul Michael represented by In-Detail. Curated will be a 24,000 square foot to-the-trade destination featuring ....

ZucoraHome Named Finalist for Business of the Year Awards

Table Plans - January 6, 2020 Canada’s Smarter Living Company, ZucoraHome, announced that it has been named a finalist for Large-Sized Business of the Year for the London Chamber of Commerce’s 2020 Business Achievement Awards. Other ....

High Point Market Announces the 2020 Style Spotters Team

Table Plans - January 6, 2020 The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) recently announced the 2020 Style Spotters team: Rachel Cannon (LA), Rachel Cannon Limited Interiors Nancy Fire (NY), Design Works International Joanna Hawley-McBride (WA), Jojotastic, ....

Soft-Tex International Merges with REACTEX

Table Plans - January 6, 2020 Soft-Tex International, Inc. recently announced its completed transaction to merge with the personal climate control joint venture, REACTEX Technology Group, LLC, and acquire full ownership of all REACTEX™ intellectual property.Bringing ....

Derek Thompson To Keynote at 2020 ICFA Education Conference

Table Plans - January 6, 2020 “Successful salespeople offer consumers something surprising that is familiar, or something familiar that is surprising,” said Derek Thompson, senior editor at The Atlantic, and author of the national bestseller, “Hit ....

Norwalk Furniture Forecasts Three Emerging Textile Trends for 2020

Table Plans - January 6, 2020 From Left to Right: Conservatory, Spiced Up, and Ebony & Ivory. Norwalk Furniture reports that it will highlight three emerging color and textile trends throughout its showroom at the upcoming ....

Easy Furniture Web Tip #286: When Two Spaces After A Period Is Better

Table Plans - January 6, 2020 One of my most popular tips is an oldie, Easy Furniture Web Tip #53. In it I advised that folks put one space after a period instead of two, which ....

Englander Set for Major Relaunch

Table Plans - January 6, 2020 Top 15 bedding producer Englander announced that it is set for a major relaunch this month with significant changes in the areas that matter most to retail partners, said President ....

Symbol Mattress Partners with Performance Apparel Brand Tommie Copper

Table Plans - January 6, 2020 Symbol Mattress and performance apparel brand Tommie Copper have partnered to introduce a specialty mattress collection combining the latest in compression technology and innovative mattress design.The Tommie Copper Performance Sleep ....

Home Furnishings Association Announces Major Award Winners for 2019

Table Plans - January 5, 2020 The Home Furnishings Association recently announced their top awards for 2019: Howell Furniture, Brakenridge Furniture, Greg Crowley of Crowley Furniture & Mattress and Joe Bright of Dunk & Bright Furniture.The ....

Kingsdown Names Fashion Exec to Lead Marketing & Branding

Table Plans - January 3, 2020 Kingsdown announced that it has turned to a fashion industry executive to synthesize its marketing and branding for its United States, Canada and Zedbed business units. Kevin Spencer has been ....

Malouf Foundation Organizes OnWatch™ Challenge for January

Table Plans - January 3, 2020 For National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, the Malouf Foundation announced that it has created a unique challenge to get more businesses involved with the OnWatch™ training. OnWatch™ is ....

Holiday 2019 Wasn’t So Jolly For Brick-and-Mortar Retailers and Challenges Will Continue

Table Plans - January 3, 2020 Early results are in and they show that holiday retail sales increased 3.4% (excluding automobiles), according to Mastercard’s post-Christmas holiday report for sales November 1 through December 24. But before ....

Eclipse International Launches “Bliss in a Box”

Table Plans - January 3, 2020 Mattress manufacturer Eclipse International recently introduced Bliss in a Box, for the first time developing a Talalay latex boxed bed at a $1,399 retail price point in a queen mattress. ....

King Koil Launches Newly Redesigned Website

Table Plans - January 3, 2020 As part of its corporate rebranding around the tagline “We Bring Sleep Home,™”, mattress manufacturer King Koil has completed the redesign of its website to reinforce the relationship between rest, ....

Chromcraft Names David Urbanick VP, Sales

Table Plans - January 3, 2020 Casual Dining, Occasional, and Casegoods manufacturer/importer Chromcraft has named industry veteran David Urbanick Vice President, Sales, for all its divisions. Urbanick was most recently Vice President, Merchandising/Marketing and former partner ....

J.B. Hunt Acquires RDI Last Mile Co.

Table Plans - January 2, 2020 J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., one of the largest supply chain solutions providers in North America, announced that its subsidiary, J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., acquired the assets of RDI Last ....

Dôme Deco Signs Top 2 Sales Rep Groups to Kick Off 2020

Table Plans - January 2, 2020 Dôme Deco announced that it is now being represented by the Top Sales Rep Group in the Northeast (New England & Mid-Atlantic)-Style Connection and the Top Sales Rep Group in ....