Tempur Sealy International (NYSE: TPX) said Monday it has terminated its contract to supply bedding to Mattress Firm, its largest retail customer, and said the company’s products will be out of Mattress Firm stores by the end of the first quarter.
Art Van Elslander doesn’t plan to get back in the furniture business, but the founder of Art Van Furniture plans to remain active in new for-profit and not-for-profit ventures, according to a story in Crain’s Detroit Business
Rent-to-own major Aaron’s Inc. (NYSE: AAN) said its longtime spokesman, NASCAR driver Michael Waltrip, will run the final race of his career at next month’s Daytona 500, but will continue to appear in commercials and make appearances on the company’s behalf.
Aico CEO Michael Amini and Kathy Ireland have inked a joint agreement to create a comprehensive home furnishings line, Michael Amini/kathy ireland Home Designs, that will launch later this year.
Bedding major Simmons said it is continuing its relationship with New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in 2017, and will continue the advertising campaign for its flagship Beautyrest brand that includes the star player.
Customatic Adjustable Bedz has developed a new logo as part of a comprehensive re-branding that positions the company as the leader in adjustable bed bases and other cutting edge bedding products.
Retail software provider Storis has released a new e-commerce platform called eStoris, which offers a complete web solution that fully integrates with the company’s retail software.