Phoenix Hardwood furniture maker expands its capacity

RICHMOND, Va. – Phoenix Hardwoods, Inc., an artisan manufacturer of furniture and home goods made exclusively from Virginia-grown hardwoods, will expand its production facility in Floyd, Virginia, and open a new retail storefront in downtown Floyd. The new retail and manufacturing space will help the company grow its product line, improve production efficiencies and better serve its customers, the company said.

Vanguard Furniture buys Drexel plant

Vanguard Furniture has acquired a former Drexel Furniture manufacturing plant in Morganton, N.C. The 163,000-square-foot factory will be restored, refurbished, and stocked with new equipment, according to a published report.

HNI turns 75

Clement Hanson, and H. Wood Miller, HNI opened its doors under a new premise where everyone would be treated equally and respectfully as members and owners of a productive industrial enterprise. 

Furnishings alliance names officers

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) named two new officers to its leadership committees. Greg Van Dyke, vice president of sales and outside locations for Hanes Industries, Conover, N.C., was named chair of its Solution Partners Board of Directors in 2022.