Rising interest rates, increased wages and higher costs of goods are not stopping the 40 members of the National Floorcovering Alliance (NFA) who said they are taking advantage of the retail slowdown to analyze costs, fine-tune showrooms, and invest in technology.
When Dean and Deb DeGraaf bought DeGraaf Interiors from their father Daryll DeGraaf in 2007 for $1 million, they said it was a leap of faith. In celebration of 30 years in business, they share insights into the challenges and opportunities that lead them to success.
Nebraska Furniture Mart unveiled its first-ever Anso Gallery showroom in Omaha, Nebraska, on October 5. The showroom-within-a-showroom concept, which is a collaboration between Shaw and NFM, reenvisions the carpet shopping experience for consumers.