Furniture

Tempur-Pedic Net Jumps 72 Percent in Q3

Tempur-Pedic Net Jumps 72 Percent in Q3

LEXINGTON, Ky.—Tempur-Pedic posted a 72 percent increase to its net income in the third quarter, to $44.2 million. The mattress manufacturer improved its bottom line based on a net sales gain of 32 percent to $295.8 million, and a pickup of 340 basis points in gross margin, which finished the quarter at 51 percent. TheMore »

First-Quarter Net Up 64 Percent for Flexsteel

First-Quarter Net Up 64 Percent for Flexsteel

DUBUQUE, Iowa–Upholstery and wood-furniture manufacturer Flexsteel Industries logged in a 64 percent increase in net income in its first fiscal quarter ended Sept. 30, 2010, totaling $2.3 million. The stronger bottom line was due to a net sales increase of 15 percent to $87.2 million, including an increase of 16 percent in residential sales. AMore »

Viking Debuts National Promotion with Consumer Rebates

Viking Debuts National Promotion with Consumer Rebates

GREENWOOD, Miss.—Viking Range has launched a national consumer sales promotion offering consumers what the company describes as “deep rebates” on individual products. Through January 2011, consumers will receive a $500 rebate when they purchase any size Viking built-in refrigerator or freezer. They will also get a $500 rebate when they buy any size Viking ProfessionalMore »

Bunny Williams’ Line, Others Win High Point Awards

Bunny Williams’ Line, Others Win High Point Awards

HIGH POINT, N.C.—High Point Market announced the winners in its Showroom Design and Merchandising Ideas Competition last night, with Beeline Home by Bunny Williams topping the list with the Best of Market Award. Four Hands won the People’s Choice Award, while Miles Talbott and American Leather won first and second runner up, respectively, for BestMore »

Global Views Partners with Studio A

Global Views Partners with Studio A

DALLAS–Global Views and Eastern Breeze Home Collections have formed a partnership to develop and expand the Studio A line of design-driven home decor accessories and accent furniture. Eastern Breeze has been selling its line under the Studio A name for the past year. With the new partnership, Studio A will be a stand-alone company whichMore »

Haden Joins C&F

Haden Joins C&F

NEWPORT NEWS, Va.—Kimberly Haden has been named marketing communications and innovation manager for C&F Enterprises, a newly created position for the company. Haden is responsible for leading C&F’s social-media and online marketing strategies, and its corporate communications. She reports directly to Edward Fang, the company’s president and owner. Before joining C&F, Haden was business developmentMore »

Phillips Collection Relocates Office

Phillips Collection Relocates Office

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Phillips Collection, a leading manufacturer of high-end contemporary furnishings, has expanded its headquarters in High Point, NC to the former Rose Furniture Building on I-85 Business. The expansion of its Origins Collection and the need for more hybrid showroom and warehouse space necessitated a move to the new 166,000-square-foot facility, according to theMore »

High Point Market Opens

High Point Market Opens

HIGH POINT, N.C.—The High Point Market began here on Saturday, Oct. 16, and runs through Thursday, Oct. 21. In addition to the thousands of home furnishings introductions in categories including furniture, lighting and floor covering, and events galore, for this year’s event the Market Authority has unveiled MyMarket, a Web site to allow attendees toMore »