ST. LOUIS, June 1, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Furniture Brands International (NYSE:FBN) today announced that the Company will be presenting at the Piper Jaffray 31st Annual Consumer Conference to be held at The New York Palace in New York City on Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 2:30 pm Eastern Time. Ralph Scozzafava, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Steven Rolls, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will host the presentation. The format will be a "fireside chat" with Piper Jaffray equity analysts.
The audio portion of the presentation will be webcast live at under the Investor Relations section. An archived replay will be available two hours after the conclusion of the live event.
About Furniture Brands
Furniture Brands International (NYSE:FBN) is a global operating company that is one of the nation's leading designers, manufacturers, and retailers of home furnishings. It markets through a wide range of retail channels, from mass merchant stores to single-brand and independent dealers to specialized interior designers. Furniture Brands serves its customers through some of the best known and most respected brands in the furniture industry, including Broyhill, Lane, Thomasville, Drexel Heritage, Henredon, Pearson, Hickory Chair, Laneventure, Maitland-Smith, and Creative Interiors.
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CONTACT: Steven G. Rolls Furniture Brands Chief Financial Officer 314-889-3520 Or Farah Soi ICR 203-682-8200