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Crane & Canopy Launches Trade Program

Crane & Canopy, an innovative online home goods company offering luxury bedding, linens and decor without the middleman markup, today announced the launch of its new trade program created…

U.S. Department of Labor Announces New Unemployment Insurance Guidance in Response to Coronavirus

The U.S. Department of Labor today announced new guidance outlining flexibilities that states have in administering their unemployment insurance (UI) programs to assist Americans affected by the…

Shifman Mattress Partners with Italian Luxury Brand Frette on Mattress Collection

Luxury handcrafted mattress maker Shifman Mattress Co. will debut a new mattress collection in collaboration with Italian luxury linen brand Frette. The Frette x Shifman Mattresses collection…

Fritz Hansen Introduces 50th Anniversary Lily Chair

On the 50th anniversary of the design, Fritz Hansen introduces the Lily chair in sculptural Walnut veneer with classic chromed legs.  Natural Walnut makes this special anniversary edition both…
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NRF Says Coronavirus Impact on Imports to be Bigger Than Previously Expected

The coronavirus outbreak is expected to have a longer and larger impact on imports at major U.S. retail container ports than previously believed as factory shutdowns and travel restrictions in China…
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Cole Daugherty and Meg Estevez

Gift for Life Announces Changes to Board

Gift for Life, the gift, stationery and home decor industries’ sole national charitable organization, announced today that Cole Daugherty of Dallas Market Center has been elected as Gift for Life…

Nourison Launches 40 Acts of Kindness Initiative

Leading floor covering and home accents manufacturer Nourison has launched a 40 Acts of Kindness initiative for 2020, encouraging and inspiring their employees to complete 40 acts of kindness…

Art Van Furniture to Close All Stores

AVF Holdings Inc. announced that it has decided to wind down operations and begin liquidation sales at all of its company-owned stores in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri and Ohio. The company…
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Astral from Kingshaven will debut at High Point Market.

KingsHaven Announces Partnership With Woodbridge Furniture

KingsHaven, national retailer and maker of artisan-quality lighting, announced today its business partnership with home furnishings brand Woodbridge Furniture to design and display a range of light…

Lisa Kahn Designs Opens New Studio

Lisa Kahn Designs has moved their award-winning interior design firm to a new, more spacious design studio located at 1148 Goodlette Frank Road in Naples, FL. A grand opening celebration was held on…