Construction work has begun on the new technology building that will become the innovation campus of the Koehler Group, known to the furniture industry for their Décor Paper Division.
Big Lots, Inc., home discount retailers, announced the appointment of two new members of its leadership team. Off-price retail industry veteran Margarita Giannantonio has been named chief merchandising officer and retail industry brand and performance marketing leader John Alpaugh has joined Big Lots as chief marketing officer.
"I am pleased with the significant improvement in profitability we delivered on both a year-over-year and quarter-over-quarter basis in a very difficult environment," said Purple Chief Executive Officer Rob DeMartini.
HomeRoots, a B2B e-commerce furniture and home decor marketplace platform, announced that its payments solution will be powered by Balance, financing company for ecommerce. This partnership with Balance will allow HomeRoots’ customers to check out with terms at the click of a button.
Nationwide customer satisfaction remains low, but there has been a tiny 0.1% uptick to 73.2 (on a 0-100 scale) this quarter. No matter how small, it is an increase, which has been a rarity for a long time now.
Capel Rugs reported a successful showing at the High Point Market this Fall. They had plenty of buyers turn out to place orders for new designs as well as to secure their best sellers.
Somerselle, the online design showroom, wants to welcome their two new partners, Kathryn Hunt Studios and York Street Textiles.