A lawsuit filed by a former employee of furniture retailer Raymour & Flanigan, saying that the company unfairly limited the time allowed to file accusations of discrimination, has drawn support from the New Jersey Bar Association, and the attention of two trade associations that represent employment attorneys.
Luxury furniture retailer Scott Shuptrine Interiors opened its store in the Township, Mich., Art Van Furniture store on Black Friday.
Shareholders of Ethan Allen (NYSE: ETH) elected the seven directors nominated by the company, staving off the effort of Sandell Asset Management Corp., an activist investor, to take control of the furniture company's board.
Ikea has hired contractors for its first Tennessee store set to open in Memphis next Fall.
Ikea uses an open-source design lab in Copenhagen to help the international retailer come up with furniture designs for decades to come.
Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE: WSM) reported third quarter net income of $70.5 million for the period ended Nov. 1 compared to net income of $64.9 million in the same quarter last year.
Restoration Hardware Holdings (NYSE: RH) has opened its latest store in Tampa, Fla.