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Online Retailer Rest Right Adds Bitcoin Payments

Texas-based Rest Right Mattress has become the second online mattress retailer to begin accepting payments with Bitcoin, the popular cryptocurrency.

Mattress Firm Parent to Issue Revised Financials for 2015, 2016

Steinhoff International, the troubled parent company of Mattress Firm and a number of other furniture retailers and manufacturers in Europe, Asia and Africa, said an investigation of its finances revealed the company will have to restate its financial statements from the 2015 and 2016 fiscal years.

FastFact: Furniture Spending Varies Little Among Low, High-Income Households

The percentage of income spent on furniture and appliances varies little between low- and high-income households, according to the latest Consumer Expenditure Survey from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Survey Said: Furniture Factory Orders Jump 8% in October

Furniture factory orders rebounded in October, registering an 8% increase over the same month in 2016, according to the latest survey from the Smith Leonard accounting and consulting firm.

Consumer Confidence Index Dips Slightly in December

After reaching a 17-year high in November, the widely-followed Consumer Confidence Index fell to 122.1 in November, according to the Conference Board.

GhostBed Launches Bitcoin Payment Processing

Online mattress retailer GhostBed said it has begun accepting payments with Bitcoin, becoming the first mattress retailer to accept the cryptocurrency.

FastFact: Percentage of Income Spent on Furniture Holds Steady

The percentage of income spent on furniture and related equipment varies little among U.S. households, despite a wide range of household incomes, according to data from the Consumer Expenditure Survey by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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