Boston Interiors has unveiled plans for a second new store in 2017, a move that will give the retailer nine locations in Massachusetts and New Hampshire by the end of the year.
Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ: RCII), the struggling rent-to-own operator, said it has named interim CEO Mark Speese as permanent CEO, and unveiled a strategic plan aimed at driving growth, restoring profitability, and boosting its sagging stock price.
Houston-based Star Furniture said Bill Kimbrell has resigned as CEO after 12 years at the helm of the 11-store retailer.
Solid wood case goods and custom upholstery recourse Kincaid has added 74 retailers to its Kincaid Shoppe format this year, and the company said it will continue to seek additional dealers for the interactive, in-store program.
Drexel Heritage, which has been known for its traditional collections for decades, is repositioning itself as a contemporary brand and will unveil two major collections and a custom upholstery program at this month’s High Point Market that reflect the rebranding.
Impact Consulting Services, parent company of Home Furnishings Business, has promoted Tom Zollar to vice president of retail performance.
Contemporary furniture manufacturer BDI has promoted Vergil Arbuckle to the newly created position of sales business development associate.