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Paragon's Wendell Glassco Passes Away

Paragon and Propac Images co-owner, Wendell Ray Glassco, died on June 6, 2018. He was 77 years old and had gracefully battled Alzheimer’s for the past 13 years. Glassco was married to Bonnie…

Four Hands Hires New Director of Upholstery

  Four Hands announced Jessica Green as the new Director of Upholstery, having previously served as Merchandising Manager specializing in upholstery at the Dallas-based manufacturer American Leather…

808 Enter Hooker Furniture High Point Social Media Contest

Hooker Furniture Corp. hosted a social media contest during the Spring High Point Market to give consumers insight into the latest design trends in the furniture industry. The contest is part of an…
Nathan Anthony Furniture factory
Nathan Anthony Furniture focuses on manufacturing low-waste, custom products.

Made in Post-Globalized America

In 2016, Kerri Hall drove an hour from North Carolina to Virginia to pick up items she’d bought at an auction. Vaughan Furniture filed for bankruptcy and had auctioned off equipment in its factories…
Harden Furniture upholstered canopy bed
This upholstered canopy bed by Harden Furniture showcases the domestic manufacturer’s capabilities.

Domestic Casegoods Today

When news hit that high-end casegoods and upholstery producer Harden Furniture was closing the doors of its factory in McConnellsville, NY, industry observers shook their collective heads in…

Idea Board: All-American Style

Domestic manufacturing is alive and well, creating product worth its stars and stripes.    Lantern & Scroll’s core collection of copper and brass lanterns feature period reproductions of…

Tour a Factory: Eastern Accents

The Eastern Accents facility sits on a quiet section of Belmont Avenue on the northwest side of Chicago. On the outside, the factory appears ordinary and unassuming. Inside, however, a flurry of…

Momeni Announces Logo Rebrand

Momeni, Inc., one of the world’s leading floor covering manufacturers, today announced a corporate rebranding to its logo and the debut of a new showroom at High Point Market this spring. Reza…

Sunbrella, Ballard Designs Launch Indoor Performance Upholstery Collection

In an exciting new debut, veteran home furnishings retailer Ballard Designs and performance textile leader Sunbrella® have partnered to launch the retailer’s first collection of performance fabrics…
Justin Shaulis headshot
Justin Shaulis

Justin Shaulis Named Design Ambassador for Howard Elliott

Howard Elliott announced today that New York City-based Design Consultant Justin Shaulis will serve as the company’s Design Ambassador. Shaulis is best known for his high-profile residential design…