CITY Furniture, a family-owned American furniture and mattress retailer, and fine upholstery furniture manufacturer, has completed a nearly 1.4 million square foot distribution facility and showroom in Plant City, Florida. The 87-acre development includes more than 1 million square feet of warehouse space, as well as a nearly 200,000 million square foot, two-story showroom.
The “furniture collective” looks toward the future, with a vision to build on its strong brand portfolio.
Executive Wood Products, based in Sullivan, Missouri, manufactures solid wood products in addition to ballistic resistant furniture that’s designed to protect from shots up to and including 7.62mm and .308 caliber rifle rounds such as those fired from an AK-47, AR-15, and other rifles.
Despite a fire that destroyed its main factory on Friday, Sept. 16, the Stanfield-based custom furniture company Morgan Chair was back in business on Tuesday. The company has a new home and has continued to employ its 25 full- and part-time employees. The company is now working out of another facility after its facility on Sunset Lake Road caught fire Friday afternoon.
Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada -- The eSolutions Furniture company has named Luc Mongeau as president and CEO effective immediately. Mongeau will succeed Mike Evans, president, and CEO, who will be retiring on September 30, after 24 years of service to the company. The retirement of Mike Evans is consistent with the planned changes following the merger of Bestar and Bush Industries to create eSolutions Furniture more than two years ago.
Solid wood and youth bedroom furniture manufacturer Maxwood will open a new 500,000-square-foot warehouse in South Carolina, enabling the company to ramp up its quick-ship program.
Furniture for people with disabilities has become more available in recent years, boosted by the power of Ikea and its ThisAbles set of 3D-printable “furniture hacks” in 2019, and, more recently, by the Pottery Barn retail giant, which reimagined more than 150 of its best-selling home furnishings to better suit people with disabilities.
Trish Steen Will Focus on business development, further building Resource Furniture’s contract division.