Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ: RCII) has denied Vintage Capital’s request for a 30-day exclusivity period to complete due diligence on the private equity firm’s $13-per-share buyout offer, but stopped short of rejecting the offer itself.
Last week, San Francisco-based home shopping marketplace Trulia announced the addition of the Trulia Design Panel. The expert group of interior designers, home stagers and organizers will provide useful design insights and home décor advice to buyers and renters.
Finnish paint and lacquer manufacturer Tikkurila has announced its Color of the Year for 2018, taking a step toward the earthy color scheme favored in Europe. The jury of experts chosen by Tikkurila, voted N405 Terracotta, a bold orange shade that resembles the color of red clay and brings much-needed warmth to conventional light interiors.
GreenCE Inc., a leading provider of AIA continuing education and LEED courses for design professionals has released an education course to teach architects, interior designers, and specifiers about Health Product Declarations (HPDs).
Privately held furniture retailer Boston Interiors opened its first New Hampshire location last week, and the official ribbon cutting ceremony is scheduled for today.
Bedgear, a producer of pillows, mattress protectors and related sleep accessories, said it will open 17 of its Performance Sleep Shops in Art Van PureSleep departments by the end of the year.
The next edition of the Canadian Furniture Show will take place May 25-27, and once again will be held at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario, just outside Toronto.