Monthly Archives: April 2012

High Point Market Update

High Point's Spring Market is going well with retail buyers scouring showrooms to seeking out products they can sell to their customers. Manufacturers continue to enhance their lines, extending collections, and unveiling new add-ons allowing retailers to deliver more to their consumers. With these additions, and hints of big reveals to come, these are our highlights...
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Margaret Casey Appointed SFC President

[caption id="attachment_1888" align="alignleft" width="124" caption="Margaret Casey"][/caption] The Sustainable Furnishings Council announced today it has named Margaret Casey as its new President. Casey, currently a consultant for the Presidio Trust in San Francisco, helped to found the SFC and played a pivotal role in its...
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New 2012 Green Study Results Now Available

The North Carolina based, Sustainable Furnishings Council and sponsor Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams are releasing the fourth wave of their annual Green Home Furnishings Consumer Study conducted in April 2012. The study was conducted among 432 female home owners across the country between the ages of 30 to 60 years. As in the first three...
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McRoskey Sees Increase in Adjustable Bed Sales

Leading San Francisco mattress retailer, McRoskey Mattress Company is seeing growing popularity with adjustable bed sales among consumers of all ages. The company refers to the adjustable bed as a lifestyle bed – the articulating, moveable bed, allows a person and his/her bedmate to recline comfortably, together or solo, with the touch of a button. Read more