Easy Furniture Web Tip 293: Announce New Pages Everywhere

Table Plans - July 20, 2020 In my last tip, I discussed putting a link to a new or updated web page on your social media in order to get indexed quickly by Google. In this ....

High Point Market Opens Fall Registration

Table Plans - July 20, 2020 The High Point Market Authority announced that it has opened online registration for the Fall 2020 High Point Market, scheduled for Tuesday, October 13, through Wednesday, October 21. Along with ....

Sleep Country Announces Partnership with Malouf

Table Plans - July 20, 2020 Sleep Country Canada Holdings Inc., Canada's leading specialty mattress retailer, announced its partnership with bedding and furniture brand Malouf.The partnership adds to the company's extensive assortment of brand-name sleep products, ....

Las Vegas Market Reveals Summer 2020 Virtual Programming

Table Plans - July 17, 2020 Las Vegas Market announced a robust lineup of virtual programming to be presented before, during and after the summer 2020 market, Aug. 30 – Sept. 3. In line with buyer ....

IMC Repositions August Markets as Showroom-Only Buying Opportunities

Table Plans - July 16, 2020 International Market Centers (IMC) announced that its August markets in Atlanta and Las Vegas will run as scheduled, but will be staged as showroom-only buying opportunities – with no tradeshow ....

BEDGEAR Brings New Performance Mask to Mattress and Furniture Retailers

Table Plans - July 16, 2020 BEDGEAR® recently introduced its breathable Performance™ Mask, engineered to reduce heat and sweat buildup based on customer demand from its mattress and furniture retailers. As BEDGEAR’s sleep solutions are designed with breathable ....

Dorel Home to Launch Exclusive Queer Eye-Inspired Furniture Collection

Table Plans - July 16, 2020 Dorel Home, the home furnishing segment of Dorel Industries Inc., announced that it has partnered with Queer Eye creators Scout Productions Inc. to create a fashion-forward furniture collection inspired by ....

Feizy Releases 2020-2021 Catalog

Table Plans - July 16, 2020 Award-winning manufacturer Feizy Rugs announced that it has launched its new 2020-2021 catalog, which incorporates both Fine and Lifestyles Collections. With over 500 pages, each collection is exceptionally detailed with ....

Soft-Tex International Doubles U.S. Production Capacity

Table Plans - July 15, 2020 In a recent announcement, Soft-Tex International, Inc. shared news of its domestic production growth and commitment to continued expansion of U.S.-based supply chains for the company’s luxury bedding product lines.1H20 ....

Confidence Returns to Home Renovation Market Amidst COVID-19, Houzz Barometer Finds

Table Plans - July 15, 2020 Houzz Inc., the platform for home remodeling and design, recently released the Q3 2020 Houzz Renovation Barometer, which tracks residential renovation market expectations, project backlogs and recent activity among businesses ....

New Ethan Allen Design Center Opens in San Mateo

Table Plans - July 15, 2020 Ethan Allen recently announced that its San Mateo, California, Design Center has moved to a new home in the Hillsdale Shopping Center. Formerly located in the Bridgepointe Shopping Center, the ....

Walker Edison’s Brad Bonham & Matt Davis Announced As Entrepreneur of the Year Finalists

Table Plans - July 15, 2020 Matt Davis (L) and Brad Bonham (R). EY recently announced that Brad Bonham and Matt Davis of Walker Edison are finalists for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Award in ....

Standard Furniture Announces Expansion of Sales Team

Table Plans - July 15, 2020 Pictured L to R: Top: Chuck Eitel, Dave Johnson; Bottom: Eric Greene, Rick McCabe. To meet the needs of continued growth, case goods and upholstery producer Standard Furniture announced that ....

Jordan’s Furniture to Open First Maine Location

Table Plans - July 14, 2020 By Nic Ledoux on 7/14/2020 Jordan’s Furniture recently announced plans to open the company's first Maine location on July 17th.The new location will be in the former Filene’s/Bon-Ton’s store at ....

3 Ways Secondary Financing Can Change Your Business for the Better

Table Plans - July 14, 2020 Despite the challenges it has brought, the COVID-19 pandemic presents a unique opportunity to grow your business and influence your bottom line. Rather than focusing only on reversing the effects ....

Genius Exchange 2020 Goes Virtual, Serves More Designers

Table Plans - July 14, 2020 Pictured L to R: Jamie Drake, Corey Damon Jenkins, Keia McSwain, and Chuck Swoboda. The Interior design business consultancy company, Gail Doby Coaching & Consulting, announced that it will host ....

Pandemic Playbook from Amber Engine: Your Crisis Contribution

Table Plans - July 14, 2020 What does the furniture industry have to learn about the current crisis by looking to history as well as contemporaries? Quite a lot, actually. Not the least of which is ....

Gold Bond Sees Futon Demand Jump 25% As ‘Boomerang Effect’ Grows

Table Plans - July 14, 2020 Independent mattress and futon manufacturer Gold Bond Mattress Co. announced that it is seeing an increase in demand for its futons. The company’s futon sales have increased 25 percent since ....

ICFA Reports Results of Fourth COVID Survey

Table Plans - July 14, 2020 The 2020 selling season will likely be remembered as the most challenging on record for those in the casual furnishing industry, whether retailer, manufacturer, sales rep or supplier. According to ....

Whereoware Welcomes John Schneider As Chief Technology Officer

Table Plans - July 14, 2020 Whereoware, an award-winning full-service digital agency, announced the addition of John Schneider as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Schneider will lead and mentor Whereoware’s web development and technical services team, ensuring ....

MLILY USA to Expand Workforce at S.C. Factory by 35%

Table Plans - July 10, 2020 Seven months after the official opening of its vertically integrated factory in South Carolina, mattress manufacturer MLILY USA announced that it is expanding again and looking to grow its workforce ....

Greenington Taps Troy Lerew as Vice President of Sales

Table Plans - July 10, 2020 By Nic Ledoux on 7/10/2020 Earth-friendly bamboo furniture manufacturer Greenington has recently named industry veteran Troy Lerew as Vice President of Sales. He comes to Greenington from Benchmaster Furniture, where ....

Precision Textiles Sells Record 10 Million Yards of Medical Grade Fabric

Table Plans - July 10, 2020 Precision Textiles, a supplier of coated fabrics, nonwovens and laminations for the bedding, automotive, healthcare and home furnishings industries, announced that it has sold more than 10 million yards of ....

John Boardman Passes Away at 91

Table Plans - July 10, 2020 John Boardman, who served as president of Sam Moore Furniture here for 40 years, passed away on July 8, 2020 at the age of 91. Boardman was a graduate of ....

SFC Tackles CO2 Emissions in Next Sustainability Essentials Webinar

Table Plans - July 9, 2020 CO2logic CEO Arnaud Brohe and Senior Project Manager Bill Russell are the SFC’s featured speakers for an industry webinar about the impact of CO2 emissions on health. The Sustainable Furnishings ....

Retail Is Sick: It’s Time for Wellness

Table Plans - July 8, 2020 I recently participated in a retail webinar on wellness. My main message was that retailers limit themselves if they think of wellness just in terms of products consumers use, wear close ....

ICFA Board of Directors Approves Cancellation of Casual Market

Table Plans - July 8, 2020 The Board of Directors of the International Casual Furnishings Association yesterday approved the cancellation of its annual trade show, Casual Market Chicago. The move comes amid ongoing concerns related to ....