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A Texas Ashley Furniture HomeStore licensee recently provided more than 150 bedding sets to children in need following a “Buy One, Give One” campaign this fall. More
Made in America has been the calling card for Priba Furniture & Interiors since 1972 and earlier this month, the retailer welcomed John D. Bassett III, chairman of Galax, Va.-based case goods source Vaughan-Bassett Furniture, to its 55,000-square-foot showroom to talk about the Made in America effort and sign copies of Beth Macy’s bestseller, “Factory Man.” More
In a video from Furniture/Today’s Leadership Conference this week, Ashley Furniture Chairman Ron Wanek shares his insights on leadership, the value of networking and industry education. He also reveals the key strategies and ideas he gained from this year’s event. More
Lifestyle Solutions, a resource for bedroom, living room and dining room furniture, has added two warehouses to support the new Signature Gallery program for its convertible sofa beds. More
An Ashley Furniture HomeStores licensee is building a 454,525-square-foot retail and distribution center here to serve 18 HomeStore locations in the greater Chicago and Milwaukee markets. More
Master and youth bedroom specialist American Woodcrafters has named industry veteran Donny Parker president. More
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- Furniture/Today's Thomas Russell talks to North Carolina artist William Mangum and Geoff Beaston of Klaussner Home Furnishings about Mangum's Southern Pines addition to the licensed Carolina Preserves line.
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Cindy W. Hodnett
May 13, 2014One of the great things about not being famous is anonymity — the type of anonymity that allows one to walk into a furniture retail store to take a look at what’s on the floor and to experience customer service firsthand. These unscheduled excursions offer a rare opportunity for those of us immersed in the furniture business to put on a different hat and see the world of furniture from the consumer’s viewpoint, often illuminating why some stores continue to perform well even when consumers are reigning in their spending. Following a recent visit to a large fabric manufacturer ...
An Insider's View
November 18, 2013I hope no one expects me to lead by example. One evening, my lovely bride of 44 years and I were watching an old black and white murder mystery on television. Actually, I was watching the movie and she was playing Words with Friends with a friend, I guess.The movie was so old, the family had a maid who answered the door and served the meals. I interrupted Kathy and asked her if she noticed anything about the house in the movie. After a few minutes, she said it looked normal to her.That's when I pointed out ...
November 18, 2013Sometimes you hear a story that simply leaves you scratching your head in disbelief. Last week, I heard one from a furniture designer named Austin Rese. Austin is a man on a mission to launch a new lifestyle line of home furnishings. But before you yawn and turn the page, let me add this twist: He intends to bring this line of home furnishings to market from materials sourced only from the United States.Like so many others in our industry, Rese has been troubled by the staggering loss of U.S. jobs to overseas production. But unlike most of ...
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