Casual dining and ready-to-finish furniture vendor Whitewood Inds. has formed a contract division with its acquisition of High Point-based contract manufacturer Sedgewick Inds.
Rent-to-own retailer Aaron's (NYSE: AAN) has issued a statement in response to one of its shareholders offering to acquire the company.
Furniture supplier La-Z-Boy (NYSE: LZB) has agreed to sell its Bauhaus upholstery unit to an investor group.
Paula Deen Ventures, a newly formed company, is getting a cash infusion of between $75 million and $100 million from Najafi Cos., a private-equity company owned by the owner of BMG Music Service and the Book-of-the-Month Club.
Rent-to-own retailer Aaron's has received a takeover bid from investment firm Vintage Capital Management.
An affiliate of Longroad Asset Management has acquired a majority interest in Blue Bell Mattress Co., a King Koil licensee in the Northeast.
The founder and CEO of Elements International Group has agreed to sell his majority interest.