In line with the forced closure of Nevada casinos and non-essential businesses, International Market Centers (IMC) will close the World Market Center Las Vegas and Las Vegas Design Center to the public as of Wednesday, March 18. The 30-day closure, ordered by Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak, aims to help slow the spread of COVID-19.
Furniture First Buying Group has cancelled its May Symposium, scheduled for May 11 – 13.
Minneapolis-based HOM Furniture is temporarily closing all of its retail locations in all markets effective Thursday, March 19 at the close of business.
The High Point Market Authority has announced its new dates for the postponed Spring 2020 High Point Market. Originally scheduled for April 25-29, the postponement was announced last week in light of NC Governor Cooper’s advisement to cancel all events that draw an attendance of 100 or more people due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Atlanta-based Havertys (NYSE: HVT) has announced it will temporarily close its retail locations beginning March 19 until April 2 in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The warehouse and distribution operations will also be suspended for two weeks, with teams receiving products from vendors and making home deliveries thru March 21.
RH (NYSE: RH) has announced temporary closure of its galleries, restaurants and outlets in North America.
Overstock.com (NASDAQ:OSTK) has announced the appointment of Adrianne Lee as its chief financial officer.