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Feizy Expands Online Offering Of One-Of-A-Kind Rugs

Manufacturer Feizy Rugs is known for creating on-trend groupings that span style and price spectrums. Over the past 47 years, a discerning clientele has come to expect innovative designs from the…

July Increase in Retail Sales Continues Recovery from Coronavirus Pandemic  

Retail sales continued to recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic in July, growing more slowly than the month before but adding to the strong turnaround seen since this spring’s declines…

Hooker Furniture to Continue Virtual Market Initiative

Following the cancellation of Spring High Point Market and ongoing travel apprehension in response to COVID-19, Hooker Furniture and its sister companies, Hooker Upholstery, Bradington-Young and Sam…
Alex Kirsch, vice president of client solutions at FurnitureDealer.Net
Alex Kirsch, Vice President of Client Solutions at FurnitureDealer.Net

FurnitureDealer.Net Partners With Wells Fargo on New Technology

FurnitureDealer.Net — provider of websites, product content and digital marketing services to independent home furnishing retailers — has partnered with Wells Fargo Retail Services to launch new…
ALA Women In Lighting
While supplies last, any woman who signs up for the program will receive a complimentary Women in Lighting reusable fabric face mask.

American Lighting Association Women in Lighting Committee Launches Mentor Matching Program

The American Lighting Association’s (ALA) Women in Lighting Committee has launched a new Mentor Matching program, which is open to any woman who is an ALA member. All segments of the industry and all…
Sam Moore
Sarah Schwarz of The Design Source in Sugar Land, Texas for an adjoining great room and sitting room featuring a pair of Ziggy sofas and two pairs of Zara club chairs.

Sam Moore Announces Winners of Interior Design Contest

Custom upholstery specialist, Sam Moore, has announced the winners of “80 Great Room Designs,” an exclusive contest for the interior design community. Launched earlier this year, the initiative was…

Parker House Launches Digital Product Catalogs

Responding to industry conditions and the need for more innovative marketing tools that can be viewed and presented online, Parker House has added digital catalogs to its website. The launch includes…

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Launches COVID-19 Project

The Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation is launching a COVID-19 initiative to collect and archive documentation of the response of the home furnishings industry to the pandemic.   “During World…
Image by David Schwarzenberg from Pixabay
Image by David Schwarzenberg from Pixabay

Home Furnishings Association, Piper Sandler Release New Quarterly Retail Report

The Home Furnishings Association (HFA) announced an exclusive partnership this week with investment bank Piper Sandler to release the industry’s first research report for furniture retailers. The…

SUNPAN Launches Sustainability Program, Domestic Collection

SUNPAN today announced the rollout of its Sustainability Program, which includes the launch of its new Domestic collection of upholstery. Domestic by SUNPAN is a full range of upholstery made in…