While the cancellation of April’s High Point Market dealt a blow to furniture and bedding retailers across the country, members of Nationwide Marketing Group got to experience their own mini-Market by taking part in Nationwide’s first-ever Furniture Market Live online event.
Keeping it in the family’ so to speak, former RowOne sales and marketing director Todd Girdis acquires the brand, readies for late summer deliveries.
In a newsletter published on its website, Ikea reiterated its commitment to “continue to share knowledge and experience to help accelerate the transition toward a green economy in the wake of the coronavirus crisis”.
Nationwide will hold its first-ever Furniture Market Live: An Online Update, for April 28-30 – an event designed to fill the void created by the postponement of High Point Market.
Russia’s biggest supermarket chain X5 Retail Group, Europe’s largest white consumer goods retailer M.Video and German furniture chain Hoff have joined forces to “scout and adopt innovations” in a project dubbed the Retail Innovation Tech Alliance (RITA).
Unique to the market, Seville Classics’ newest AIRLIFT desk offers a sophisticated design comprised of mixed materials, including steel, wood, and glass - ideal for both home and office use.
Following a 40-year retail career Jerry Honea, senior vice president of furniture and bedding for Nationwide Marketing Group, has announced his retirement, effective February 28, 2020.
At BrandSource, Mike Allen will be handing off the Furnishings category reins next year to Seth Weisblatt, an Executive VP at Fort Worth, Texas’ Sam’s Appliance and Furniture.
The SYMFONISK line of speakers from IKEA and Sonos hit shelves over the weekend, and by all accounts, the launch was a roaring success.
New program from the Nationwide Marketing Group is set to launch on August 1, with PrimeTime orders to be delivered in December.