Earlier this week, Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) announced its plans to close 125 of its least productive stores over the next three years and cut more than 2,000 corporate jobs, according to a report from Reuters.
Bedding major King Koil has announced its new four-model mattress collection, iBed, designed to give retailers the ability to create a true omnichannel merchandising approach.
After establishing a successful interior design firm, selling it, and now owning a lifestyle PR agency called A Design Partnership, CEO Natalie Norcross has launched a DIY public relations platform to the industry called Interior Design PR. With this weeks official launch date, Interior Design PR is offering a first-of-its-kind platform to interior designers.
The March buying event at AmericasMart Atlanta will be refreshed in 2020 with a new name – Spring Mini Market – and updated programming complementing the opportunity for retailers and designers to source from 1,000+ gift and home decor showrooms plus a curated collection of 50+ temporaries at its March 4-6, 2020 staging.
Four Hands, the Austin-based home furnishings brand, leading designer and global importer of trendsetting lifestyle home furnishings has begun redesign plans for its state-of-the-art corporate headquarters and flagship showroom in Austin, Texas. Tapping renowned architecture firm Michael Hsu Office of Architecture, the redesign is set to be complete in early summer 2020.
Largo, FL-based WaterMark Living has announced that its sales team made up of independent representatives has expanded with the addition of Tom Muir and T.J. Muir. Bringing decades of sales experience, the two new sales professionals will represent the company’s multiple lines of fashionable and customizable contract-grade indoor and outdoor living furnishings, lighting and accessories in a territory comprised of the Caribbean and Central and South America.
International Market Centers has announced plans to transform the arrival experience in AmericasMart Atlanta Building 3 as part of its Atlanta NEXT initiative, a multi-stage plan that transforms the campus through capital investments and strategic remerchandising of resources. Construction will begin in the second quarter of 2020 and will be completed by January 2021.