The National Retail Federation today urged the House tax-writing committee to consider small retailers and their employees when reforming the nation’s tax code. More
Noir Furniture is hosting a design focused Las Vegas Market Meet and Greet event in conjunction with DesignerInc and LuAnn Nigara, a host of weekly podcast, A Well Designed Business. More
The U.S. government has scheduled the final phase of its investigation into hardwood plywood imports from China, including final public comment and hearing dates associated with the case. More
Case goods and occasional vendor A.R.T. Furniture is getting design patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its Arch. Salvage collection. More
The U.S. Department of Commerce announced that it is delaying the final results of its antidumping investigation into Chinese-made hardwood plywood until mid November, or about two months later than the original deadline. More
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- With a wrap up from the 2017 Logistics Symposium, Editor in Chief Bill McLoughlin says automated trucking technology is around the corner, everyone is focused on the final mile and, with Amazon's recent Whole Foods buy, it is one step closer to bringing furniture into the fold.
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