The U.S. Department of Commerce reported today that consumer spending rose 0.4 percent in December 2013 compared with the same prior-year month.
Jordan’s Furniture has launched the 2014 Double Play Youth Baseball Donation Program, a donation project that will supply like-new baseball/softball equipment to inner-city youth.
Outdoor lifestyle, furnishings and home décor supplier Woods International has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Drew and Jonathan Scott—hosts of HGTV's television series "Property Brothers", "Brother vs. Brother" and "Buying & Selling".
Elk Group International has named John Haste senior vice president of sales. As part of his new position, Haste will also be in charge of managing the company's hospitality division.
One Kings Lane, the home furnishings e-tailer, has announced a $112 million venture capital round. The new round of financing brings the startup to a $912 million valuation.
Bedding retailer Mattress Discounters has started Good Deed Dogs to support training and availability of assistance dogs.
The 6th Annual Ante4Autism event during the Las Vegas Market raised a record $47,465 to support Autism Speaks.