New York has enacted Harper’s Law, barring retailers from selling new clothing storage units that don’t meet standards for furniture stability unless they also offer tip restraint kits, according to a report from the Home Furnishings Association.
Online powerhouse Wayfair (NYSE: W) is set to open its first permanent physical store today in Natick Mall in Massachusetts, according to a report from NBC Boston.
Ikea has announced its decision to invest more in its home smart area by establishing Ikea Home Smart as its own business unit within Ikea of Sweden.
Home Furnishings Business is already hard at work on its October issue, and the deadline to submit photos of product introductions for the fall High Point Market is Sept. 20.
The Outdoor GreatRoom Company, manufacturer of high-end outdoor furniture, fire pits, and accessories, has announced updates to its Cove fire pit table collection.
Bedding supplier Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (NYSE: TPX) and sleep technology provider Fullpower Technologies, Inc. have announced a strategic partnership.
Transportation powerhouse XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) has announced its donation of $10,000 to Operation Backpack, providing thousands of children in need with new backpacks filled with school supplies.