Furniture

Walker Edison Partners with Angelo Surmelis

Angelo Surmelis

LOS ANGELES–Designer Angelo Surmelis, creator of the brands angelo:HOME and the forthcoming apartment AH by angelo:HOME, has teamed with furniture manufacturer Walker Edison. Surmelis’ first collection, City Grove under apartment AH by angelo:HOME will showcase at the Las Vegas Market in July. The collection is expected to launch at retail this September, with products includingMore »

Tupelo Furniture Market Expands Buyer Recruitment Efforts

Tupelo Furniture Market

TUPELO, Miss.–Top furniture retailers from across the United States are committing early to the Tupelo Furniture Market, according to show organizers. Representatives from chains including Steinhafels, Art Van Company, Farmers Home Furniture, Badcock Home Furniture, Standard Furniture, Weekends Only, Gardner White Furniture Co., The Buying Giant, Rooms To Go, Boscov’s Department Store, FFO Home, RoyalMore »

HFN Editorial Deadline for Las Vegas Market

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Las Vegas Market (July 27-31). Exhibitors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of debuting products for possible inclusion. Furniture materials can be sent to Duke Ratliff (dratliff@hfnmag.com), rug, lighting and home decor submissions can be sent to Andrea Lillo (alillo@hfnmag.com), mattress and textile submissionsMore »

GuildMaster Announces Leadership Change

Guildmaster

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–GuildMaster announced today the resignation of Steve Crowder, CEO and president of the company. GuildMaster said it has retained Randy Eller of Eller Enterprises to work with the company as a consultant on a temporary basis. Eller’s first task will be to work with the management staff of GuildMaster to evaluate the company’s currentMore »

Surya Honored by Decorating Den Interiors

Surya

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya was one of four companies honored by Decorating Den Interiors, a leading interior design and home furnishings franchise company, at Decorating Den Interiors’ recent 45th annual conference and supplier market held in San Diego. Surya received the newly created award of outstanding growth, which honors a supplier achieving significant sales momentum during theMore »

Complimentary Seminar Series Planned for Vegas Market

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–The upcoming Las Vegas Market, July 27-31, will be highlighted by an original series of programs and educational sessions led by top industry influencers as well as many leaders from various fields of business and design. The roster of sessions will present attendees with a broad range of topics including merchandising, color and productMore »

Hooker Q1 Net Jumps on Higher Sales

Hooker Furniture

MARTINSVILLE, Va.-Rising sales, especially in the casegoods segment, propelled Hooker Furniture to a robust 31.9 percent gain in first-quarter net income, which totaled $2.8 million. Total net sales in the quarter, which ended on May 4, increased 9.1 percent to $61.4 million. Casegoods sales were up 10.1 percent, the result if increased unit volume measuredMore »

Bassett’s Afternoon of Service

Bassett

NEWTON, N.C.–Yesterday, Bassett Furniture donated labor and design consulting services along with tens of thousands of dollars worth of new furnishings to eight non-profit organizations. The non-profit organizations, all within a 12-mile radius of Bassett’s upholstery plant here, included a fire station, a school for children with special needs, a city park, a shelter forMore »