Las Vegas Market to Present Signature ‘Ahead of the Curve’ Program as Webinar

Table Plans - August 12, 2020 Las Vegas Market announced that its signature “Ahead of the Curve” trend program will be presented as a CEU-accrediting webinar on Aug. 19 in advance of Summer 2020 Market, running ....

Parker House Withdraws from Summer Las Vegas Market

Table Plans - August 12, 2020 By Nic Ledoux on 8/12/2020 While Parker House Furniture typically shows at both Las Vegas furniture markets each year, the company will not be opening its showroom for the upcoming ....

PMP Sales Announces Launch of New Division – PMP Consulting

Table Plans - August 11, 2020 PMP SALES of Lakewood, NJ recently announced the launch of its newest division – PMP Consulting. “The quality of life for today's retailers is at an all-time low," says Ron ....

Myriad Software Launches PointCentric 2.0 for Home Furnishing Retailers

Table Plans - August 11, 2020 Myriad Software recently introduced PointCentricTM 2.0, a new release of its cloud-based retail management system for home furnishings retailers that now features enhanced accounting, financial and point-of-sale (POS) functionality. The ....

Myriad Software Marks 30-Year Anniversary

Table Plans - August 10, 2020 Leading inventory and operations management tech company Myriad Software celebrated its 30th anniversary this July. Founded in 1990 by Russell Higgins and Carolyn Crowley, Myriad is the first company to ....

Magniflex Plans to Introduce “Gino” at Las Vegas Market

Table Plans - August 10, 2020 Gino, the one-model vacuum-packed mattress collection, will feature its own branding and coordinating website strategically designed to capture sales from millennial consumers. Italian mattress manufacturer, Magniflex, announced that it will ....

Spring Air Signs 48 Boscov Stores to Carry 12 SKUs

Table Plans - August 10, 2020 Spring Air International announced that it is expanding its retail presence in a new partnership in all 48 northeast, mid-Atlantic and Ohio stores of leading retailer Boscov’s. The retailer is ....

Pre-Registration for Total Home & Gift Market Accelerates Via New FastPass System

Table Plans - August 10, 2020 Dallas Market Center, the lifestyle marketplace for retailers and interior designers, announces that pre-registration for Total Home & Gift Market (August 19-25) has accelerated by more than 35% following the ....

FurnitureDealer.net Launches New Technology

Table Plans - August 10, 2020 FurnitureDealer.Net—the leading provider of websites, product content and digital marketing services to independent home furnishing retailers—announced that it has partnered with Wells Fargo Retail Services to launch new technology that ....

Naturepedic Excels in New Investigative Crib Mattress Report

Table Plans - August 10, 2020 Naturepedic recently annunced that it’s GOTS-certified Organic Baby Crib Mattress checks all the boxes for full material transparency and the use of safer, non-hazardous materials.  This is the conclusion in ....

Sagebrook Home Doubles Their Gallery Space at Dallas Market

Table Plans - August 7, 2020 Just in time for Dallas Market (Aug 19-25), Sagebrook Home announced that they have doubled their size at the World Trade Center.  The International Home Decor brand has expanded their ....

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Moves Induction Celebration to April, 2021

Table Plans - August 7, 2020 The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc. announced that it will move the Induction Celebration, traditionally held during the October High Point Market, to Saturday, April 17, 2021 ....

A Reckoning Is Coming For Retail: Get Ready

Table Plans - August 6, 2020 “Make no mistake, it’s not revenge he’s after. It’s a reckoning.” That was one of Val Kilmer’s (as Doc Holliday) many memorable lines from the 1993 movie Tombstone, referring to ....

King Koil Adds 20 New Retail Partners As a Result of ‘Mattress Stimulus Package’ Launched Earlier This Year

Table Plans - August 6, 2020 King Koil announced that it's move in early May, in which it deferred payments on all new floor samples and inventory for its retail partners through January of 2021, has ....

Precision Textiles Donates 2,000 Masks to Oasis

Table Plans - August 6, 2020 Oasis staff wearing some of the masks donated by Precision Textiles. Precision Textiles, a supplier of coated fabrics, nonwovens and laminations for the bedding, automotive, healthcare and home furnishings industries, ....

Parker House Launches Digital Product Catalogs

Table Plans - August 6, 2020 Responding to industry conditions and the need for more innovative marketing tools that can be viewed and presented online, Parker House recently announced that it has added digital catalogs to ....

Chicagoland Resident Wins 2020 Ford Explorer in Darvin Furniture 100-Year Celebration

Table Plans - August 6, 2020 Darvin Furniture President Will Harris (left) and Dan McMillan of Rizza Ford stand with Darvin 100th Anniversary grand prize winner Bridget Kincy-Pollard, who took home a 2020 Ford Explorer. A ....

Sam Moore Announces Winners of Interior Design Contest

Table Plans - August 6, 2020 Modern English Designs of Alpharetta, Georgia (left), Colleen Thompson of Chazin Interiors in Plymouth, Minnesota (right) and Sarah Schwarz of The Design Source in Sugar Land, Texas (bottom). Custom upholstery ....

Nourison to Host Virtual Market in Addition to Atlanta and Las Vegas Market

Table Plans - August 6, 2020 Floor covering and home accents manufacturer Nourison will host a virtual summer market on August 18, 2020 at 1pm EST. The virtual market is designed to connect with Nourison dealers ....

Ekornes, Inc. Announces Rollout of New Retail Merchandising Program

Table Plans - August 6, 2020 Ekornes, Inc. announced that it has begun the rollout of a new in-store merchandising display program designed to increase the Stressless brand presence in-store and provide a unique and sophisticated ....

J.B. Hunt Discloses 2019 Sustainability Metrics

Table Plans - August 6, 2020 J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., one of the largest supply chain solutions companies in North America, has published a report disclosing key metrics for its subsidiary J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. ....

KAS Rugs Will Not Be Attending Las Vegas Market

Table Plans - August 6, 2020 Due to the continued pandemic situation with Covid-19, KAS announced they will not be attending the Las Vegas Market this August/Sept.  Instead, as a safer option they will be offering ....

Pandemic Playbook from Amber Engine: What CAN You Do in the Chaos?

Table Plans - August 4, 2020 “What can we do?” Did you put the emphasis on “can” or did you lay it down flat, monotone and lifeless? The way your language shapes the question determines the ....

Easy Furniture Web Tip 294: Insights from a Writer (not me)

Table Plans - August 4, 2020 Recently, I received an e-newsletter from a writer colleague, Peter Bowerman. I so identified with his process, I thought it might be of interest to you. I am sharing this ....

Weekly Business Tip #5 from Snap Finance: Helping Customers Get What They Need Most

Table Plans - August 4, 2020 There’s no surefire way to know the exact financial position of every customer that walks through your door. Sure, you can probably assume that they’re in the market for some ....

Corsicana to Launch Virtual Showroom Tour for Retailers Unable to Attend Las Vegas Market

Table Plans - August 3, 2020 Independent mattress manufacturer Corsicana Mattress Co. announced that it will launch an interactive virtual tour of its Las Vegas Market showroom on August 30th, coinciding with the opening of the ....

Southerland Launches Southerland Connects to Bring the “Market” to Customers

Table Plans - August 3, 2020 Independent mattress manufacturer Southerland announced that it is rolling out a new program to assure retailers have access to its newly introduced and updated products. Southerland Connects is a complete ....