- A quick look at 30 years of change in our industry. Epperson, Jerry // Furniture/Today;3/18/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 28, p20
Evaluates the events of the past 30 years in the home furnishings industry. Changes brought by the introduction of personal computers in the 1980s to the designs of desks; Popularity of queen bedding size; Demand for leather furnishing products.
- Bedding bouncing back. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;3/18/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 28, p1
Reports the gathering of bedding producers at the biennial trade show of the home furnishings industry in Denver, Colorado. Increase in the sales of beddings; Skepticism of producers on the overall business prospects for the industry; Introduction of the Pure Touch latex bedding line.
- Austin Horn has Hemingway bedding textiles. // Furniture/Today;10/15/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p62
Reports on the introduction of home textiles bedding into the market as part of the licensed Ernest Hemingway Collection from the Austin Horn Collection in High Point, New Jersey.
- Canadian retailers ride spending wave. Knell, Michael J. // Furniture/Today;08/21/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 49, p18
Reports on rise in consumer spending on household furniture and bedding in Canada in 2000. Increase in sales posted by full-line furniture stores; Rise in sales of furniture specialists; Factors driving the upward trend in furniture spending.
- Furniture spending to grow 20% by 2012. French, Dana // Furniture/Today;12/31/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p4
The article reports on the 20% projected increase in the retail sales of furniture and bedding by 2012 in the U.S. It states that consumers are still buying, despite ongoing economic obstacles and uncertainty, and it continues to point towards healthy growth in furniture and bedding sales. It...
- New York remains No. 1 market. // Furniture/Today;12/31/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p10
The article reports that the New York metro area, which also spreads into parts of New Jersey and Pennsylvania, remains the largest metro for furniture in 2007. It states that the city and its commuting neighbors recorded 207 furniture and bedding sales of $5.5 billion and is figured to increase...
- Northeast. // Furniture/Today;12/31/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p12
The article reports on the sales performance of furniture and bedding in the Northeastern States in 2007. It states that sales totaled $16.6 billion in during the year and is projected to increase by 16% to $19.3 billion by 2012, the slowest of any region. It adds that only 16 of the region's 96...
- Midwest. // Furniture/Today;12/31/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p14
The article reports on the sales performance of the furniture and bedding industry in the Midwest States in 2007. It states that the region accounted for 23% of the country's total furniture and bedding sales during the year. It adds that no state within the region is projected to have sales...
- Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Ga. // Furniture/Today;12/31/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p16
The article reports that Atlanta is one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing markets for furniture and bedding in Georgia. It states that furniture and bedding sales totaled $1.5 billion in 2007 and are figured to increase another 29% to $1.9 billion in 2012. It adds that youth, other...