Atlanta-based retailer Havertys (NYSE: HVT) has donated money to three Baton Rouge, La.-area charities, fulfilling a pledge to earmark a percentage of 2016 sales at its Baton Rouge store to help victims of a devastating August flood.
Eight, an online mattress retailer that launched a smart mattress cover last fall, said it has closed on an additional $5 million in venture capital funding, boosting the total raised from investors to $11 million.
Aico CEO Michael Amini and Kathy Ireland have inked a joint agreement to create a comprehensive home furnishings line, Michael Amini/kathy ireland Home Designs, that will launch later this year.
Las Vegas Market named 12 furniture, home décor and gift exhibitors in temporary exhibit spaces as winners of the Winter 2017 Las Vegas Market “Best Booth” awards.
Former Sears executive David Ladd has joined Art Van Furniture as vice president and chief financial officer.
The Home Furnishings Association has announced nominees for its 2017 Retailer of the Year awards, which honor outstanding retailers who represent exceptional examples of philanthropy, technology, customer experience, mentoring, sustainability and store design/merchandising.
Generation X, a demographic group often overlooked by marketers, registered a dramatic increase in spending on home furnishings in 2015, according to data from the government’s Consumer Expenditure Survey.