The North American Home Furnishings Association (NAHFA) is lobbying a legislator to push for marketplace fairness for retailers.
A 17,000-square-foot Ethan Allen Design Center is in the works for Shenandoah, Texas, and is scheduled to open this fall.
Wilmington, Del.-based The Amish Mill, a home furnishings store, has been slapped with a $23,000 fine by the state attorney general for consumer fraud.
Furniture retailer PBTeen, part of the Williams-Sonoma (NYSE: WSM) stable of brands, today rolled out The Stylehouse, its design blog for teens.
Consumer finance supplier GE Capital Retail Bank (NYSE: GE) has extended its contract to provide consumer financing to Ashley Furniture HomeStores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.
Berkshire Hathaway, owner of a number of home furnishings retailers, is expected to report record annual profit later this week from a rebounding U.S. economy.
Home furnishings retailer Ikea Industry, the Russian subsidiary of Ikea, has lost its Forest Stewardship Council accreditation following an audit.