The office furniture industry continues to show modest improvement through July, according to a quarterly survey of more than 700 domestic and international office furniture manufacturers and suppliers, conducted by Michael A. Dunlap & Associates LLC.
Sauder Woodworking has recalled 8,000 dressers sold under the Storybook brand at Walmart.com. The U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission says the dressers are unstable unless they are properly anchored to the wall.
Safco Products Co. announced it will acquire office furniture manufacturer Mayline Co. LLC. Terms of the transaction, which is expected to close by September, were not disclosed. This is the second acquisition this year for the contract furniture producer, which acquired Focal Upright in May.
National Hardwood Lumber Association has received a notice from Leon Skarshinski, Commercial Officer, U.S. Department of Commerce, Embassy of the United States of America in Beijing, China, who has announced the conclusion of a meeting with China AQSIQ DG and senior staff regarding the mosquito fumigation requirement for U.S. originating cargo.