Tennessee-Based MLILY USA Donates 200 Mattresses to Regional Tornado Relief

Table Plans - April 30, 2020 Ian Ennis with the J.A. Henry Community YMCA in Chattanooga accepts a load of mattresses from MLILY USA’s Gregg Layne that were donated following a line of tornadoes that ripped ....

Craftmaster Furniture to Repoen May 4th

Table Plans - April 29, 2020 Craftmaster Furniture located in Alexander County, N.C. will begin all manufacturing operations on Monday, May 4th.  Craftmaster had shut down operations on Friday March 30th due to the coronavirus epidemic. ....

Easy Furniture Web Tip #290: Quarantine Homework: Check Your Website Links

Table Plans - April 28, 2020 By Katherine Andes on 4/28/2020 During this quarantine, I’ve found myself doing a lot of purging of my home office and home in general. I’ve reorganized and streamlined my office. ....

CommerceBear To Host Panel Discussion With Furniture Classics, Kensington Furniture

Table Plans - April 27, 2020 After a successful first panel earlier this month, furniture tech company CommerceBear announced that it will be streaming a second live discussion on Wednesday May 6th at 3PM EST, called ....

IMC Market Websites Launch New Digital Content To Bring Buyers and Exhibitors Together Online

Table Plans - April 27, 2020 In a time of business disruptions due to the COVID-19 crisis, International Market Centers (IMC) announced that it is launching new online resource centers through its Atlanta, Las Vegas, and ....

Branding in a Brave New World: How To Market in a Time of Isolation

Table Plans - April 27, 2020 No product sells itself without help–not even in the best of times. So how is your business supposed to market itself when, as they say in Hamilton, “the world turned ....

Importance of America’s Main Streets and Their Small Businesses Highlighted By COVID-19 Crisis

Table Plans - April 27, 2020 With more than 616,000 total votes cast for 160 entrants during the nomination phase of the 2020 America’s Main Streets contest, Independent We Stand is pleased to announce the quarterfinalists ....

Nourison to Host Virtual Spring Market

Table Plans - April 27, 2020 Floor covering and home accents manufacturer Nourison announced that it will host a virtual spring market from May 5 – May 14, 2020. The two-week virtual market is designed to ....

PureCare Develops Clean Cover Hospital Pillow Collection

Table Plans - April 27, 2020 PureCare announced that it has designed a line of domestically produced medical grade pillows and is offering mattress retailers and manufacturers special pricing to fill their government, hospital and care ....

Hooker Furniture Develops “Virtual Market” Initiatives in Response to High Point Market Cancellation

Table Plans - April 27, 2020 With the cancellation of Spring High Point Market in response to COVID-19, Hooker Furniture reports that it has developed a “Virtual Spring Market” initiative to continue to service its retail ....

Classy Art Hosts Virtual High Point Market

Table Plans - April 26, 2020 After providing free face masks to the furniture industry, Classy Art announced that they are hosting a virtual High Point market for their customers and sales force with 50% of ....

Financial Survival for Small Businesses and Startups: Understanding Your Rights to Relief and How To Navigate The System

Table Plans - April 25, 2020 Editor's Note: The following article, originally posted on The Brand Maker Blog, was posted with permission from Amanda Plank. With the recent temporary shutdown of many small businesses and startups ....

IMC Launches New Digital Experience to Support Its High Point Market Customers

Table Plans - April 24, 2020 Following High Point Market Authority’s cancelation of the Spring 2020 High Point Market, International Market Centers (IMC) has announced the launch of “IMC High Point Virtual Market,” a three-week-long online ....

High Point at Home Goes LIVE

Table Plans - April 24, 2020 High Point at Home, a platform built specifically to support the needs of interior design professionals and the brands that cater to them, is now live.  Steelyard, a digital sourcing ....

Jerome’s Furniture Announces Frontline Heroes Giveaway Campaign

Table Plans - April 24, 2020 Jerome’s Furniture announced the launch of its Frontline Heroes giveaway campaign.Individuals can nominate someone who currently works for the safety of others during the COVID-19 shutdown for a chance to ....

Tafisa Completes Multi-Million-Dollar Upgrade to its Line Number 1

Table Plans - April 24, 2020 Tafisa Canada, a particleboard and TFL decorative panel manufacturer, has announced the completion of a major investment to modernize its Line 1 continuous particleboard press. “Our commitment to operational excellence ....

Ekornes Launches Chairish the Frontline Heroes Contest

Table Plans - April 24, 2020 Ekornes, Inc. recently announced that it will give consumers the chance to honor and recognize the ones working on the frontline for their selflessness and full dedication to helping others ....

Southerland Delivers 1,000 Medical-Grade Mattresses to Tennessee Emergency Officials

Table Plans - April 24, 2020 Independent sleep products manufacturer Southerland announced that it has delivered its first four truckloads of medical-grade mattresses to the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA) for use in pop-up and field ....

Spring Air Northeast Pivots to Manufacture Masks During COVID-19 Pandemic

Table Plans - April 24, 2020 Spring Air Northeast’s 300,000-square-foot mattress, box springs and pillow factory has been transformed into a mask-making operation to help fill the shortage of protective supplies brought on by the COVID-19 ....

Purple Commits U.S. Manufacturing Resources To Help Fight Against COVID-19

Table Plans - April 24, 2020 Purple Innovation, Inc. recently announced that it is manufacturing and donating specially designed mattresses in cooperation with Relief Bed International.  In order to help fund the production and donation of ....

Winning Website Tip #13 From PERQ: Hold Your Digital Sales Team Accountable

Table Plans - April 20, 2020 Good salespeople welcome customers who walk into the showroom looking for a great deal on furniture, appliances or mattresses. It’s go time. They skillfully interact with a prospect to identify ....

Mlily USA Partners With Ole Smoky Moonshine to Donate Hand Sanitizer to Hospitals

Table Plans - April 20, 2020 Mattress manufacturer MLILY USA announced that it has donated 75 gallons of medical-grade hand sanitizer to three different hospital networks in Eastern Tennessee and in South Carolina to help healthcare ....

Steelyard Reports Interior Designers and Furniture Brands are Finding New Ways to Serve their Customers

Table Plans - April 20, 2020 Beth Giguere from Lisa Scheff Designs participates in a digital meeting from home. Steelyard, a digital product sourcing platform for professional interior designers, reports positive news from the designers and ....

Tiger Group Issues Risk Assessment Guidance For Lenders On Consumer Goods Categories

Table Plans - April 20, 2020 Taking into account the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Tiger Group’s Valuation Services Division has issued risk assessment guidance for asset-based lenders on a wide range of consumer goods ....

Wayfair Appoints Jim Miller as Chief Technology Officer

Table Plans - April 20, 2020 Wayfair Inc. an online destinations for the home, named Jim Miller Chief Technology Officer, making permanent a role he has held on an interim basis since August 2019. As CTO, ....

Universal Furniture and Coastal Living Unveil New Getaway Colletion

Table Plans - April 17, 2020 Universal Furniture and Coastal Living recently unveiled their newest collection, Getaway. The new collection is meant to elicit the feeling of being on island time.   “Now, more than ever, ....

POLYWOOD Recognizes Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary

Table Plans - April 17, 2020 April 22 marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day — a day that’s intertwined with POLYWOOD’s mission to improve the planet by turning one million pounds of ocean-bound plastic into furniture ....