Although new orders fell 20% in February compared to 2021, it's "not all that bad" considering 2021 figures were up 24% over February 2020, the last month before the pandemic set in, said Ken Smith, managing partner at Smith Leonard.
Upholstery furniture producer Kuka Home has officially launched Phase I of a planned total 2.3 million-square-foot manufacturing and office campus with a groundbreaking ceremony in Nuevo Leon, Mexico.
MADISON, Wis. -- In the decade before the pandemic, the Cabinetmaking and Millwork program at Madison College hosted more than thirty industry-sponsored seminars. COVID forced the college to put these on hold, but after a two-year hiatus, in April the program held an event focusing on Treating & Altering Surfaces. The all-day seminar featured classroom presentations and live demonstrations.
Disney has launched Disney Home, a design brand selling furnishings, home accessories and limited-edition collaborations. Disney Home brings together various existing products under one roof including kids' bedding and homeware made by Disney and its affiliated designers and retailers. It also introduces some new products, with Disney promising "aspirational furniture" and "bespoke design pieces".
The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) Furniture Foundation named the recipients of its annual grant programs
DANBURY, Conn. -- Ethan Allen, a retailer and manufacturer of home furnishings, debuted its newest design center in Walnut Creek, Calif. One of several openings slated for 2022, including a recent opening in Westport, Conn., the center showcases Ethan Allen’s vast product portfolio while fostering collaboration between the company’s world-class interior designers and clients.
Company set's 2030 Sustainability Goals. The new goals leverage the progress and legacies of Herman Miller, Knoll, and their collective of global brands, and include reducing carbon footprint by 50%, eliminating the use of single-use plastics, and using 50% or more recycled content globally.