Richard Montalbano Sr. Receives Joseph P. Cianci Humanitarian Award at UNICO National’s Annual Convention

Table Plans - August 13, 2019 A local businessman and resident of Oak Brook, IL and charitable dynamo Richard Montalbano Sr. received the prestigious Joseph P. Cianci Humanitarian Award at UNICO National’s annual convention, held in ....

Company C Brings Colorful Conversations Event to New England

Table Plans - August 12, 2019 Company C, the New Hampshire-based design and manufacturing company, announced that it is bringing its popular market event, Colorful Conversations, to its New England-based retail locations. The event will showcase ....

Grace Kelly to Perform at the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Induction Celebration

Table Plans - August 12, 2019 Saxophonist, singer and songwriter Grace Kelly will entertain guests at the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation’s Fuel the Future Induction Celebration on October 20 during the High Point ....

Las Vegas Market Raises $16,000 for Gift for Life

Table Plans - August 12, 2019 Las Vegas Market announced that its ninth annual “Up on the Roof” Gift for Life fundraiser generated $16,000 for DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS. A record crowd of home ....

Leggett & Platt Announces New Chief Financial Officer

Table Plans - August 9, 2019 Leggett & Platt recently announced that Jeffrey L. Tate, 50, will join the Company as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective September 3, 2019. Jeff brings 27 years ....

CIFF Shanghai 2019 Announces Lineup of Global Architects, Designers and Brands

Table Plans - August 9, 2019 The 44th edition of the China International Furniture Fair (CIFF) has unveiled a lineup of exhibitors and attendees for its highly anticipated event in Shanghai from September 8 to 11. ....

ICFA Announces Design Excellence Category Winners

Table Plans - August 9, 2019 Eleven manufacturers of outdoor home furnishings and accessories have been recognized for their outstanding product designs, the International Casual Furnishings Association announced recently.From among the 11 category winners in ICFA’s ....

ThreeKit Launches Virtual Photographer Software for E-Commerce

Table Plans - August 9, 2019 ThreeKit, an online product visualization company, recently announced the launch of Virtual Photographer, a software that creates product images for e-commerce that look real but are completely computer-rendered. Traditionally, product ....

Chaddock Adds Mark D. Sikes to Roster of Signature Designers

Table Plans - August 8, 2019 Chaddock Furniture Workroom, a full-service manufacturer of custom home furnishings, announced the addition of Mark D. Sikes as a signature designer. Sikes joins veteran designers Mary McDonald and Larry Laslo ....

Glen Raven Custom Fabrics Names Chief Marketing Officer

Table Plans - August 8, 2019 Glen Raven Custom Fabrics, best known as the makers of Sunbrella® fabrics, recently announce the hiring of Steve Pawl, a seasoned marketing strategist with more than 20 years of experience ....

Norris Furniture & Interiors Hires Dean Wilburne to Lead Sarasota Showroom

Table Plans - August 8, 2019 By Nic Ledoux on 8/8/2019 Norris Furniture & Interiors recently announced the appointment of industry veteran, Dean Wilburne, as Store Manager of their Sarasota showroom, located at 8001 S. Tamiami ....

Shaun Loewen Joins OW Lee as Sales Rep for Canada

Table Plans - August 8, 2019 OW Lee recently announced that it has appointed Shaun Loewen as the new independent sales rep for  Canada.Shaun has been in the outdoor industry for 15 years, working in many ....

Design-Driven Home Furnishings Exhibitors Debut in InterHall for Fall High Point Market

Table Plans - August 8, 2019 Nine design-driven and lifestyle-focused home furnishings exhibitors will debut in InterHall for Fall 2019 High Point Market, joining more than 70 manufacturers, suppliers and designers in one of High Point’s ....

Corsicana Mattress to Make Debut at Nationwide Primetime Expo

Table Plans - August 8, 2019 Above is a room scene of Corsicana’s Renue brand, which will be featured in at the PrimeTime Expo in New Orleans. Corsicana Mattress recently announced that it will be a ....

Talalay Global Turns to Industry Veteran & Daughter of Founder to Lead International Sales

Table Plans - August 8, 2019 Maureen Coffey, the daughter of the founder of Latex Foam Products, predecessor to Talalay Global, has rejoined the company in the newly created position of director of international sales. Coffey, ....

ASTM Updates Voluntary Furniture Stability Standard

Table Plans - August 8, 2019 The American Home Furnishings Alliance announced that ASTM International is expected to publish an update to the voluntary furniture stability standard this month incorporating two new warning labels and expanding ....

CASTELLE Introduces Bordeaux Collection for 2020

Table Plans - August 8, 2019 By Nic Ledoux on 8/8/2019 Castelle recently announced that, for 2020, it is launching a collection designed with cushioned deep seating and an all-cast dining construction with cushioning for a truly ....

Soft-Tex International to Launch New Bedding Technologies Lineup at Fall 2019 New York Home Fashions Market

Table Plans - August 7, 2019 Soft-Tex recently announced several new innovations ahead of the Fall 2019 New York Home Fashions Market with new technologies, collections, and operational efficiencies. EPIC Chill and EPIC Warm powered by ....

Kingsdown’s bedMATCH™ Display Unit Wins Top Award from Retail Design & Merchandising Group

Table Plans - August 7, 2019 Ryan Scott management with Kingsdown’s in-store experience and design team. Kingsdown recently announced that their bedMATCH™ retail display unit was named “Display of the Year” at the annual Shop! OMA ....

Malouf Launches New Bedroom Furniture Line

Table Plans - August 7, 2019 At Las Vegas Market, Utah-based company Malouf announced the launch of their new category, adding furniture to their already comprehensive bedding lineup. The initial collection includes two complete designer beds, ....

Contract Furniture Industry Veteran Paul Brayton Passes Away at 77

Table Plans - August 6, 2019 By Nic Ledoux on 8/6/2019 Mr. L. Paul Brayton, 77, founder and CEO of Brayton International and Brayton Textiles, recently passed away at the age of 77. Paul Brayton has ....

Long Time Independent Furniture Representative Ronald Spangenberg Passes Away at 86

Table Plans - August 5, 2019 Ronald Ralph Spangenberg, 86 of Meadowlakes, Texas, passed away on July 17, 2019. After graduating from Penn State with his bachelor’s degree, Ron honorably served as a Captain in the ....

Home Furnishings Manufacturing Solutions Expo Draws Record Attendance

Table Plans - August 5, 2019 The third edition of Home Furnishings Manufacturing Solutions Expo (HFMSE), a trade show and conference serving the furniture manufacturing industry, was held July 17-18, 2019 at the Hickory Metro Convention ....

Strong Order Writing & Exclusive Programming Highlight Summer 2019 Las Vegas Market

Table Plans - August 5, 2019 Strong order writing, buzzworthy programming and industry-exclusive special events highlighted the recently-concluded Summer 2019 Las Vegas Market. Summer Market presented 4,300+ furniture, home décor and gift resources – more than ....

Midwest Club Hosts Charity Golf Outing, Annual Show, Night at the Ballgame

Table Plans - August 5, 2019 The Midwest Furniture Club announced that it is entering its busy season with some popular traditional events, as well as new a new night to welcome members and explore benefits ....

Schewel Furniture Announces Rebranding As Schewels Home

Table Plans - August 4, 2019 Schewel Furniture Company, a 50-store furniture retail chain focusing on in­ house financing, announced that it is rebranding as Schewels Home.Since 1897, the company has offered affordable home furnishings to ....

Bernhardt to Debut New Luxury Outdoor Furniture Category

Table Plans - August 1, 2019 Pictured is the Bernhardt Exteriors Joli Seating in Grey Mist with Stone Table. Bernhardt Furniture announced that it is moving into a new category, debuting its first collection of outdoor ....