U.S. retail sales were up slightly, 0.2 percent in July, compared with the same month last year.
Home furnishings retail giant Ikea is targeting four Indian states for its expansion into the subcontinent.
Restoration Hardware is looking to reposition from a high-end home furnishings brand in to a luxury lifestyle brand under the RH logo.
Activist investor Bill Ackman has resigned from the J.C. Penney board following a few days of cantankerous conversation over the retailer's leadership.
Full-line furniture supplier Aico has partnered with American West Logistics to aid tornado victims of Oklahoma City.
The Jacksonville Jaguars helped honor more than 80 Ashley Furniture HomeStore top performers at its recent NFL pre-season opening game.
Canadian regional manufacturer associations Furniture West and the Canadian Home Furnishings Alliance have merged.