Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. posted a 29 percent jump in third-quarter profit as it recorded big gains on investments made during the financial crisis, but operating results missed forecasts amid weakness in insurance operations.
Nick, Ron and Pete Cardi of Cardi's Furniture were honored by the Rhode Island Secretary of State for their philanthropic work and for working with voter registration campaigns.
New details about a proposed economic development project suggest that United Furniture Industries may be expanding once again.
Rug and home accessory vendor Surya has named Tom Etheridge vice president of the company’s hospitality division.
Mattress retailers Mattress Warehouse, Sleep Outfitters and Mattress King have recycled more than 1 million pounds of mattress waste material so far this year.
The call is out for entries among retailers, manufacturers, sales agencies and service providers for the 2014 Icon Honors.