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Jeff Young Named CEO of A.R.T. Furniture

The Board of Directors at A.R.T. Furniture announced they have reached a mutual agreement with Jeff Cook to step down as CEO of A.R.T. Furniture. Cook leaves the division of Markor International…
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Who Defines Your Brand?

Branding. It’s what differentiates one company from the next. It’s also what connects us to our customers. “Your brand is what other people say about you when you’re not in the room,” says Amazon's…
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American-made Smith Brothers of Berne offers Kittle’s customers 1,000 fabrics and 100 leathers from which to choose, with delivery of custom upholstered furniture in four weeks.

Custom Capabilities in Uphostery, Casegoods a Competitive Advantage in Luxury Home Design

In the furniture business, the word custom has typically carried a certain connotation, most often used to describe exquisite, bench-built furnishings specified by elite designers for their masters-…

Home Furnishings Lines to Debut in Historic Market Square for Spring High Point Market

Three new and relocated showrooms will debut in Historic Market Square for spring 2019 High Point Market, joining more than 40 tenants in one of the market’s distinguished destinations. Historic…
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Changing the Face of Furniture

There’s a changing of the guard taking place in all areas of the furniture business, fueled by a new generation of executives unfettered by family legacy and the “that’s the way we’ve always done it…

Retail Road Trip: Toronto

ELTE In 1944, Leon Tenenbaum fled Paris. With the ongoing Nazi occupation of the city, Tenenbaum left his home furnishings store Etablissments Elte (established in 1919) and traveled with his family…

RHF Investments Inc. Will Acquire Hickory Chair, Maitland Smith, Pearson, La Barge Brands

Rock House Farm Family of Brands (RHF Investments Inc.), the parent of Century Furniture and Hancock and Moore, announced that it has received final court approval of its bid to acquire substantially…

Suited Up

Menswear-inspired details dress the latest upholstered seating introductions.  Velvet   Sam Moore’s Thiago wing chair, shown here in a mossy green, updates a classic style with contemporary…

Heritage Home Group Files for Bankruptcy

Heritage Home Group (HHG), owner of brands including Hickory Chair, Pearson, Broyhill and Thomasville, has filed for bankruptcy. It announced that it and its affiliates have identified buyers for…

Hidden at High Point Market

Maybe April 14-18 will be your first ever trip to High Point Market. Maybe you’ve been so many times you’ve lost count. But whether you’re a newbie or seasoned pro, you’ll want in on these insider…