Donald Trump’s controversial comment that Muslims should be banned from entering the U.S. may not be fazing voters, but businesses are taking notice. A Dubai-based home furnishings retailer with more than 160 stores throughout the Middle East is ceasing sales of Trump’s home furnishings products.
Home furnishings retailer Gardner-White Furniture has named Kathy Veltri to the newly created role of executive vice president of sales.
The founder of San Francisco-based Williams-Sonoma (NYSE: WSM) Charles E. “Chuck” Williams has died. He was 100.
Home furnishings e-tailer Cymax has named three executives to its marketing and technology teams.
Canadian furniture retailer Stoney Creek Furniture recently opened a new 18,000-square-foot store in Vaughan, Canada.
E-commerce services provider Blueport Commerce said its retail customers reported more than 100 percent year-over-year growth in online sales on Cyber Monday.
Sofas and sectionals were big sellers through Wayfair’s (NYSE: W) five-day Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday shopping period.