Retailer Room & Board, which operates 17 stores in nine states and the District of Columbia, plans to build a 250,000 square-foot warehouse and distribution center near Newton, N.C., according to a story in the Charlotte Business Journal.
Logistics and transportation giant XPO Logistics (NYSE: XPO), a major player in furniture transportation and last-mile delivery, recorded a profit of $21.3 million or 16 cents per share in the first quarter, reversing a net loss in last year’s first quarter.
Simmons Beautyrest and Mattress Firm are joining forces at this weekend’s Kentucky Derby festivities to create the Black Diamond Lounge, which will provide fans with neck and shoulder massages, shoe shines and refreshments to help visitors beat the heat.
Actor, producer and designer Sarah Jessica Parker will step onto the global home furnishings and fashion stage in Atlanta on July 15 with her exclusive AmericasMart Live presentation, “Sarah Jessica Parker: Pumps, Purses and Serious Profits - Building a Fashion Empire One Step at Time”.
According to a press release from Brown Jordan Rugs, the sales of eclectic, single-color or elegantly patterned rugs have skyrocketed during the first quarter of the year.
20-20 Technologies Inc. ("2020"), a leading provider of interior space planning software solutions, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to be acquired by San Francisco-based Golden Gate Capital, a leading private equity investment firm.
A Mississippi State interior design major is one of only five U.S. undergraduates selected to receive the highly coveted Celia Moh Scholarship for the upcoming academic year.