Due to the escalating COVID-19 outbreak and the need for social distancing, theMART, along with key industry stakeholders, have made the decision to postpone NeoCon 2020, originally scheduled for June 8-10, in Chicago.
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.
Pottery Barn Kids, a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) portfolio of brands, has unveiled a nursery collection designed by interior designer Jeremiah Brent.
Boston-based retailer Jordan’s Furniture has announced all its stores will temporarily close in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, effective March 18.