Furniture used to last a lifetime. Now, not so much. But how did we get here?
Sales at furniture stores have been sliding amid a cooling housing market and weakening consumer sentiment about making big purchases.
Furniture maker Herman Miller is now manufacturing the Eames plastic shell chair out of post-industrial recycled plastic.
You can thank our old pal, the supply chain.
The furniture giant is piloting a program in the U.S. aimed at keeping its furniture in circulation rather than in the landfill.
The arrival of a new Congress sets off a flurry of activity on — and under — Capitol Hill.
Can a company built on selling stuff help Americans achieve sustainable, happy lives?
It's not your imagination. Mattress stores are popping up everywhere.