High Point Market Authority Releases Statement On Coronavirus Concerns

Table Plans - February 19, 2020 The High Point Market Authority recently released a statement regarding the upcoming High Point Spring Market and the Coronavirus. The full statement can be read below. As Spring Market nears, ....

Malouf Bolsters Sales Team with New Leadership Role

Table Plans - February 19, 2020 Pictured L to R: Mike Smith, Matt Adams, Kolett Lewis, Bartholonew Landon, and Chance Pebley. Malouf announced that it recently restructured its sales team to support the company’s rapid growth ....

High Point Market Authority Announces Return of New Buyer Tour with Deb Barrett and Jackie Von Tobel

Table Plans - February 19, 2020 The High Point Market Authority has partnered with long-time Market veterans and industry experts Deb Barrett and Jackie Von Tobel to bring their popular new buyer Market tour to High ....

Gold Bond Taps Experienced Finance Executive As CFO

Table Plans - February 19, 2020 Independent mattress and futon manufacturer Gold Bond Mattress Co. has named Marty Smith its new chief financial officer. She is a finance executive with nearly 25 years experience working for ....

Another Indiana Furniture Facility Is Recognized for Workplace Safety

Table Plans - February 19, 2020 Indiana Furniture announced that it has achieved Indiana Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (INSHARP) certification for its Plywood manufacturing facility, located in Jasper, Indiana. Less than 45 Indiana businesses ....

Wayfair Taps Kelly Clarkson As Official Brand Ambassador in U.S.

Table Plans - February 19, 2020 Wayfair Inc., an online destination for the home, recently announced that singer, songwriter, trusted voice coach and TV host Kelly Clarkson will serve as the retailer’s first official brand ambassador ....

Precision Texiles Develops Glass-Free, Chemical-Free FR Solution for Mattresses

Table Plans - February 18, 2020 Precision Textiles, a supplier of coated fabrics, nonwovens and laminations for the bedding, automotive, health care and home furnishings industries, announced that it will showcase a new nonwoven textile designed ....

Hickory Springs Launches New e-Commerce Storefront

Table Plans - February 18, 2020 HS Manufacturing, LLC (Hickory Springs), a division of Hickory Springs Manufacturing Company (HSM), and supplier of components for the furniture and bedding industries, announced that has launched an e-commerce website ....

Easy Furniture Web Tip 288: Are You Guessing At Keywords?

Table Plans - February 17, 2020 Do you ever have a discussion with your staff about which keyword phrase folks use for your products?   For example, do folks search more for couch or sofa?   ....

MIFF 2020 Rescheduled to June 30-July 3

Table Plans - February 17, 2020 Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) 2020 has been rescheduled from March 6-9 to June 30-July 3 at the Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC). According to Informa Markets, the ....

ChargeAfter Announces Partnership with Visa to Help Bolster Consumer’s Buying Power and Provide Accessible Financing Choices at Checkout

Table Plans - February 15, 2020    Meidad Sharon CEO ChargeAfter   ChargeAfter, a leading Point-of-Sale Financing technology platform, recently  announced a strategic partnership with Visa to help provide Visa cardholders with more choice and flexibility ....

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Opens Nominations for Future Leaders

Table Plans - February 14, 2020 The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation is seeking nominations for its third group of Future Leaders to be recognized at the upcoming April High Point Market. The talented ....

HPMA to Host Fitz and The Tantrums Concert to Kick Off Spring Market 2020

Table Plans - February 14, 2020 The High Point Market Authority announced that it will host the chart-climbing musical group Fitz and The Tantrums for a concert open to both Market attendees and the Triad community ....

UFAC Testing Program to Address Concerns about Flame-Retardant Chemicals

Table Plans - February 14, 2020 The Upholstered Furniture Action Council, a long-running safety effort aimed at reducing residential upholstery fires caused by smoldering cigarettes, is set to launch an upgraded testing and consumer outreach program ....

OW Lee Announces New 3D Interactive Web Tool

Table Plans - February 13, 2020 OW Lee, a manufacturer of high-end outdoor furniture, fire pits, and accessories located in Ontario, Calif., announced the roll out of a new interactive web tool on their website, www.owlee.com. ....

High Point Premarket Committee Announces Lineup for Spring Event

Table Plans - February 13, 2020 The High Point Premarket Committee has finalized its list of sponsoring showrooms for the spring 2020 event, scheduled for March 16-17. Consisting of 17 sponsors, the list includes 15 returning ....

Kuo, O’Connor, Named as IHFRA Honorees

Table Plans - February 13, 2020 Pictured L to R: Kevin O'Connor and Samuel Kuo. Shan Huei “Samuel” Kuo and Kevin O’Connor, both with Samson Holding Ltd., will receive top awards from The International Home Furnishings ....

A&B Home Announces Licensing Partnership with Libby Langdon

Table Plans - February 13, 2020 Importer and supplier of decorative home décor, garden and floral products A&B Home announced that it has team up with designer, author and television personality Libby Langdon on her first ....

BEDGEAR Announces New Hires and Promotions

Table Plans - February 12, 2020 BEDGEAR, the Performance brand of bedding, today announced six strategic new hires as well as an elevation of one employee within the company that will help to support growing sales ....

Dynasty Furniture Names Stephen Feinberg, US National Sales Manager

Table Plans - February 12, 2020 Canadian upholstery furniture producer Dynasty Furniture has named Stephen Feinberg U.S National Sales Manager.As part of the management team at Dynasty, Stephen will be responsible for all sales channels in ....

Jaipur Living’s Teammates in India, Jaipur Rugs, Pick Up Three Awards at Domotex

Table Plans - February 12, 2020 By Nic Ledoux on 2/12/2020 Global rug and textiles furnishings company Jaipur Living recently announced that its team in India, Jaipur Rugs, picked up three 2020 Carpet Design Awards handed out ....

Southerland to Expand Its International Footprint With New Licensee

Table Plans - February 12, 2020 Independent mattress producer Southerland announced that it has signed a bedding manufacturer and retailer based in the United Arab Emirates as its second international licensee to manufacture, distribute and sell ....

Deaf Link Expands Sales Capabilities for Office Furniture Liquidations

Table Plans - February 12, 2020 Office Furniture Liquidations announced that it has partnered with Deaf Link to become the first furniture store in the country to provide communication access in its store to people who ....

Ken Donham Joins Riverside Furniture as Vice President Supply Chain

Table Plans - February 12, 2020 Casegoods resource Riverside Furniture has tapped Ken Donham, a 15-year supply chain and operations specialist, as Vice President of Supply Chain, the company announced. Donham, who has served in supply ....

WaterMark Living Announces New Residential and Commercial Independent Representatives

Table Plans - February 12, 2020 WaterMark Living recently announced that its sales team made up of independent representatives has expanded with the addition of Tom Muir and T.J. Muir. Bringing decades of sales experience, the ....

Jensen Leisure Adds New Marketing and Customer Engagement Hires

Table Plans - February 12, 2020 Pictured L to R: Phillip Crowe and Elle Williams. Jensen Leisure Furniture recently brought on two new faces at the start of this year to join the Richmond, Virginia team. ....

Knox Furniture Joins Furniture First

Table Plans - February 12, 2020 Knox Furniture was recently approved for membership by the Furniture First board of directors in their first meeting of 2020. The family-owned furniture store is located in Newnan, Georgia, about ....