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Furniture / Tips - 3 months ago

El Dorado opens Naples, Fla., showroom

Clint Engel, August 3, 2018 El Dorado Furniture's Capó family celebrates the opening of the new Naples, Fla., showroom. NAPLES, Fla. — El Dorado Furniture grand opened its long-awaited showroom here this past weekend, featuring the latest update...

Furniture / Tips - 3 months ago

The RoomPlace acquires Apt2B

LOMBARD, Ill. — Top 100 company The RoomPlace has acquired e-commerce player Apt2B in a move that expands its e-commerce business beyond the Midwest and gives it a new pure-play model to reach out to younger consumers. RoomPlace plans to build Apt2B...

Furniture / Tips - 3 months ago

Havertys posts 1% 2Q sales gain, flat earnings

ATLANTA — Havertys posted a 1% gain in net sales and a slight increase in profit as consumers responded to new merchandise, and website traffic picked up. But the threat of tariffs on Chinese imports looms, and could lead the Top 100 company to take...

Furniture / Tips - 3 months ago

Wayfair opening 20K-square-foot outlet store

FLORENCE, Ky. — Wayfair plans to open a retail outlet here early next year, the e-commerce giant confirmed. It would be the first and, possibly, only brick-and-mortar location for the online pure-play giant that has pointed out online and in adverti...

Furniture / Tips - 3 months ago

Broad River promotes five

Manny Rodrigues FORT MILL, S.C. — Top 100 Ashley HomeStore licensee Broad River Retail announced five promotions and restructuring within its leadership team. Manny Rodrigues was promoted to chief operating officer, from senior vice president, huma...

Furniture / Tips - 3 months ago

Nationwide partners with Alliance Flooring group

Jeff Rose, left, Nationwide Marketing Group; Ron Dunn, Alliance Flooring, and Jerry Honea, Nationwide Marketing Group, in front of the new Floorco display in Nationwide's World Market Center showroom. LAS VEGAS — Nationwide Marketing Group has part...

Furniture / Tips - 3 months ago

Dondero to leave Broyhill Aug. 2

Harvey Dondero LENOIR, N.C. - Broyhill President Harvey Dondero is stepping down Aug. 2 after serving in the role for about nine months. Dondero said it was his decision to leave the company as part of a plan to pursue a new project in the industry...

Furniture / Tips - 3 months ago

The RoomPlace plans Dayton expansion

LOMBARD, Ill. — The RoomPlace will enter the Dayton, Ohio, market next year, part of a three-store expansion plan that builds on the early success of its first mall store opened in Peoria, Ill., this spring. The Top 100 company will open two stores...

Furniture / Tips - 3 months ago

Bernhardt names Cowan VP sales, residential case goods

Thomas Russell, July 26, 2018 Mark Cowan LENOIR, N.C. – Bernhardt Furniture announced it has hired Mark Cowan as vice president of sales for its residential case goods division. He fills a position formerly occupied by Steve Pilgrim, who was prom...

Furniture / Tips - 3 months ago

What's your storage story in casual dining?

Thomas Russell, July 26, 2018 One of the most noticeable differences between formal and casual or everyday dining is not just the size of the table, but also the size of storage pieces. In formal dining, or what’s left of the category anyway, stor...