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Adams-Hartford Increases Show Space, Moves into Textiles

Adams-Hartford Increases Show Space, Moves into Textiles

NEW YORK—Adams-Hartford is doubling the size of its showspace at 7 W New York here, and is launching a line of home textiles. The new space will be in room 527 of the showroom building; its previous space was in room C108. The textiles collection, which will be offered under the label of Diane Adams,More »

Rizzy Celebrates Holidays by Giving Free Health Care in India

Rizzy Celebrates Holidays by Giving Free Health Care in India

GOPIGANJ, India—As part of the ongoing human services it provides in India, Rizzy Home recently sponsored a Mobility Health Fair for disabled people at its corporate headquarters here. More than 100 assisting devices such as crutches, hearing aids and wheelchairs were provided at no charge, and each person was evaluated by medical personnel and fittedMore »

Sealy Opens Manufacturing in China

Sealy Opens Manufacturing in China

TRINITY, N.C.—Sealy has debuted its first production facility in China, located outside of Shanghai. Measuring 100,000 square feet, the new facility is operated through a joint venture called Sealy China, which consists of the parent company and Sealy Australia, a licensee. It will produce mattresses and foundations for Chinese consumers and for contract hospitality customersMore »

Fisher Succeeds Coleman as President, CEO of Latex International

Fisher Succeeds Coleman as President, CEO of Latex International

SHELTON, Conn.—David Fisher, chief operating officer of Latex International, has succeeded Kevin Coleman as the company’s president and chief executive officer. According to a company statement, Coleman has resigned for unspecified reasons. John Pouschine, Latex International’s chairman, cited Fisher’s experience in global manufacturing and building “strong customer-service organizations,” which “are ideally suited to bring (theMore »

Brownlee Currey Named President of Currey & Company

Brownlee Currey Named President of Currey & Company

ATLANTA — Brownlee Currey has been named president of the 22-year-old home furnishings manufacturer Currey & Company, succeeding Barry Wabler. Currey is the son of the company’s founders, Robert and Suzanne Currey, and has worked at the company since 2001, and in every department. His most recent position at Currey & Company was heading theMore »

Thos. Moser Appoints Ricci Marketing, Sales VP

Thos. Moser Appoints Ricci Marketing, Sales VP

AURBURN, Maine—­Thos. Moser has named Jim Ricci senior vice president of marketing and sales.  Ricci will oversee marketing, sales and customer service and be responsible for establishing strategies to expand business opportunities. “We are excited to have Jim Ricci join our team at this juncture in the company’s history,” said company founder Tom Moser. “WeMore »

Twin-Star Names Winner of Spiff Contest

Twin-Star Names Winner of Spiff Contest

DELRAY BEACH, Fla.—­Matt Kramer of iKeating in Minot, N.D., was recently recognized as the winner of Twin-Star International’s nationwide spiff incentive program. Kramer sold nearly 40 fireplaces, nearly doubling last year’s competition, and won a $1,000 prize. “Each year that this contest is held, the bar gets raised a little higher for both the retailersMore »