Carpetright chairman Lord Harris has sold almost £13m worth of shares in the flooring and beds retailer.
The return of Strictly Come Dancing to TV screens on 27 September has created a marketing boost for one underlay manufacturer.
Bedding company Trendsetter Home Furnishings has strengthened its environmental credentials by being awarded its second ISO 14001, the globally-recognised standard for environmental management.
Harrison Beds has been named as Bed Supplier of the Year by buying group AIS while 10 other companies achieved the Gold Standard award.
Bedding supplier The Wool Room is to look to expand its retail distribution after gaining the Allergy UK Seal of Approval.