Furniture

Li Appointed President of Ralph Lauren Home

William Li

NEW YORK–William Li has been appointed president of Ralph Lauren Home, succeeding Ian Sears. Li will assume the position with more than four years of experience building the Ralph Lauren brand and business globally as senior vice president of Ralph Lauren Home. “Li’s strong leadership skills, in-depth understanding of the home market and the company,More »

La-Z-Boy Names Collier and Edwards as Executive Officers

La-Z-Boy

MONROE, Mich.–La-Z-Boy today announced the appointments of two executive officers: Doug Collier has been named senior vice president of La-Z-Boy Incorporated, chief marketing officer and president, international; and Darrell Edwards has been named senior vice president of La-Z-Boy Incorporated and chief supply chain officer. Previously, Edwards was senior vice president, operations, for the La-Z-Boy brandedMore »

Twin-Star International Hires Stratman as Marketing Communications Specialist

Lauren Stratman

DEL RAY BEACH, Fla.–Lauren Stratman was hired to be Twin-Star International’s communications and media specialist—a new position for the company. “Ms. Stratman will be a major contributor to the marketing and public relations efforts made here at Twin-Star International,” stated Brian Brigham, director of marketing and public relations. ”We hope to utilize her experience inMore »

High Point Market Preview Twitter Chat Set for Sept. 17

High Point Market

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The High Point Market Authority (@hpmarketnews) and collaborative community Decor Mentor (@decormentor) are once again co-hosting a Twitter Chat on new products for the upcoming Fall market. The Chat is scheduled for Sept. 17, 6 p.m. The Fall High Point Market takes place on Oct. 18-23. High Point Market exhibitors are invited toMore »

Pride Family Brands Inks Deal for High Point Showroom

Pride Family Brands

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–Pride Family Brands, a designer and manufacturer of cast aluminum casual furniture, has signed an agreement for showroom space at High Point Market and will open in time for the October event. The Pride Family showroom will be IHFC M105, on the first floor of the original Main Building of the IHFC campusMore »

FurnitureDealer.Net to Create “Hangout” Space in High Point

FurnitureDealer.Net

BURNSVILLE, Minn.–FurnitureDealer.Net is set to create a permanent “Hangout” space in the heart of the High Point Market district with the purchase of an office building and surrounding property located at 311 S. Elm St. between Green Drive and East Russell Avenue. According to Andy Bernstein, founder and chief executive of FurnitureDealer.Net, the 1,850-square-foot, solid-brickMore »

WithIt Calls for WOW Nominees

WithIt WOW Awards

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Women in the Home Industries Today (WithIt) is requesting nominations for its annual WOW Awards, to be presented during the Las Vegas Market on Jan. 18, 2015. WithIt, a women’s leadership development network, invites retailers, manufacturers, suppliers and other industry professionals to nominate deserving individuals and businesses in the home and furnishings industry.More »

Nikki Chu’s Imax Products Make Lifetime Debut

Nikki Chu

TULSA, Okla.–Products from Imax Corporation’s latest designer collaboration with Nikki Chu will soon be showcased on a new primetime series on Lifetime. This week, Lifetime will premiere “Girlfriend Intervention,” an unscripted makeover series where each week four experts—interior designer and fashion accessories designer Chu, beauty pro Tracy Balan, style and fashion maven Tiffiny Dixon andMore »