Klaussner Outdoor, a division of Klaussner Home Furnishings, is introducing a new concept that incorporates the functionality of power motion with a cordless power source into outdoor seating. More
The High Point Market Authority reports that this year’s Sept. 11-12 fall High Point Premarket has 24 vendors on board as sponsoring exhibitors for the event, which allows retailers to get a first look at the Oct. 14-18 main show’s introductions. More
La-Z-Boy Inc.’s stock has dropped more than 18% from its Tuesday high of $31.675 after the furniture maker reported its earnings declined to $11.7 million, or 24 cents a share, in fiscal 2018’s 1Q, compared with $13.8 million, or 28 cents a share, the same quarter last year. More
To win more Millennial and Generation X customers, La-Z-Boy Inc. seeks to provide a “best-in-class” online omnipresence, which includes improving its website, supplying third-party e-commerce retailers and possibly an arrangement with Amazon Marketplace. More
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September 5, 2017By Susan Redman, Houzz One of life’s pleasures is curling up and relaxing on a cozy sofa. But buying a sofa that will stand the test of time requires careful consideration. The important thing is to not rush into an impulsive purchase, as your sofa will be one of the most-used pieces of furniture in your home. A high level of craftsmanship that delivers deep comfort and support is paramount. And there are other considerations as well, such as style, shape, upholstery and durability. This buying guide lists the most essential points to consider, so that when at last ...
December 29, 2016My mom is 82, and she loves Ikea. Her dining room group -- Ikea. Bedroom furniture (except for the nifty new adjustable foundation from Ashley HomeStore) -- Ikea.* Her living room? OK, the upholstery is Ekornes. Still, those little sloping footrests that go with the reclining sofa — Ikea, as she didn’t really want to dish out hundreds more for the real thing. Office furniture — Ikea. Even her plates and napkins come from Ikea. All this is to point out that apparently my mother is an outlier. According to a consumer survey conducted by lender Earnest, the peak age for shopping that ...
On the Slant
August 30, 2016Why would I want to go to north Mississippi? That's what I would have said if someone asked me if I wanted to visit the area before I started working in the furniture industry and covering upholstery. Sure, I’ve owned and loved upholstered furniture for as long as I can remember, but I never thought about where most of it comes from. But recently, I had the opportunity to see and feel what it is to make upholstered furniture and to gain an appreciation for U.S. manufacturing. Franklin Corp., Houston There is making furniture, and then there ...
- Fall 2017 Ohio Hardwood Furniture Market
September 20, 2017 - September 21, 2017
Millersburg, Ohio, US
- Next Conference
September 25, 2017 - September 27, 2017
Washington, DC, US
- High Point Market
October 14, 2017 - October 18, 2017
Downtown High Point
High Point , North Carolina , US