Arto Olavi Szabó, long-time resident of Greenwich, Connecticut, and current resident of Sarasota, Florida, passed away on July 23. He was 83 years old.
The National Retail Federation has upgraded its retail sales forecast for 2018 and said sales are now expected to grow more than previously predicted.
Retailer RH (NYSE:RH) has appointed Ryno Blignaut as president, CFO and administrative officer, replacing Karen Boone who is stepping down after a transition period to spend more time with her family.
Polyurethane foam producer FXI has named Harold Earley, longtime chief operating officer and chief financial officer, to president and CEO. He will also join FXI’s Board of Directors.
Bob’s Discount Furniture and the Patriots teamed up to host an event for 200 children in need at Gillette Stadium on Aug. 13., surprising each child with a Bob O Pedic Patriots-themed bed.
On the heels of reports of Mattress Firm’s possible bankruptcy filing, online mattress retailer Casper has announced its plans to open 200 stores over the next three years, reports the Chicago Tribune.
Casual furniture and accessories producer Watermark Living has hired Jim Telleysh as national sales manager, where he will focus on helping traditional full-line furniture stores realize opportunities in the growing outdoor business.