Franchise Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRG), an operator of franchised businesses that include Buddy’s Home Furnishings and American Freight, has signed an agreement to acquire FFO Home, a furniture retailer with 31 stores in Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri and Oklahoma.
Utah-based bedroom furniture and accessories provider Malouf has announced its recent acquisition of home furnishings company Salt Flat offering a greater product variety to its retail partners.
Twin Star Home, a resource for electric fireplaces and home furnishings, has announced the acquisition of TK Classics, a leading designer and manufacturer of design-rich outdoor furniture, which includes upholstered seating, dining tables, bars and accessories.
Ready-to-assemble furniture resource Bush Industries has been acquired by Bestar, a portfolio company of Canadian private equity firm Novacap.
Supply chain major J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. has announced its acquisition of RDI Last Mile Co. on Dec. 31, 2019. The transaction was funded using J.B. Hunt’s existing revolving credit facility.
Amish furniture producer Fusion Designs has acquired Borkholder Furniture, an Amish casegoods supplier, for an undisclosed sum.
Rent-to-own major Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCII) has completed its acquisition of substantially all of the assets of C/C Financial Corp d/b/a Merchants Preferred, a nationwide provider of virtual rent-to-own services. The transaction is expected to accelerate Rent-A-Center’s virtual rent-to-own growth.