Furniture

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 »

Gillies Named CEO of Z3 LLC, Calvin Klein Partner

Gillies Named CEO of Z3 LLC, Calvin Klein Partner

BIRMINGHAM, Mich.–Z3 LLC, the exclusive licensing partner of Calvin Klein Home Furniture, has appointed Andrew Gillies as president and chief executive officer, a new position. Gillies will oversee all aspects of business development including manufacturing, sales distribution and product assortment for the Calvin Klein Home Furniture lines. Gillies brings more than 35 years of industryMore »

Lampe Berger Opens NYC Pop-Up Store

Lampe Berger Opens NYC Pop-Up Store

NEW YORK–Lampe Berger, a French luxury home fragrance company, has opened its first freestanding pop up store at 941 Madison Ave. at 74th Street here. Just steps away from the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Pop Up Store will feature the complete range of Lampe Berger’s fragrance compositions and signature lamps. The designs ofMore »

Duncan Named Chairman of AHFA; Bassett Vaughan Receives Award

Duncan Named Chairman of AHFA;  Bassett Vaughan Receives Award

Bob Duncan, chief executive officer of American Leather, was elected 2011 chairman of the American Home Furnishings Alliance during the organization’s Annual Meeting last month. Jeff Cook, president of Broyhill Furniture, has moved to first vice chairman. Wyatt Bassett, president/CEO of Vaughan-Bassett Furniture, was elected second vice chairman. John Bray, CEO of Vanguard Furniture, hasMore »

HFN 2010 Awards of Excellence | Furniture | December

HFN 2010 Awards of Excellence | Furniture | December

Upholstery: Natuzzi ItalyMetaphora is a striking contemporary sectional with variations in both fabric and leather.The sectional version (shown in leather) emphasizes versatility, as it can be used as a sofa with a chaise at the open end. The extra-wide plaform at the end can function as extra storage for books and magazines. The headrests areMore »