Sotheby’s (NYSE: BID) has announced the acquisition of interior design online marketplace Viyet to strengthen their position in the market for vintage and antique furniture, and decorative objects and accessories.
Arkansas-based retailer FFO Home, which operates 47 stores in seven states, said it has acquired Louisville, Ky.-based Service Furniture and Bedding, which operates 28 stores under the Furniture Liquidators and Mattresses and More banners.
Home remodeling and design platform Houzz has announced the acquisition of IvyMark, a startup that has built a business management tool and engaged community for interior designers and other home design companies.
Weinberg Capital Group, a Cleveland-based private equity firm, has agreed to sell casual furniture retailer Carls Patio to Rooms To Go.
Home furnishings technology provider MicroD said it has acquired Web Full Circle, a web design and digital marketing agency based in Charlotte, N.C.
Chinese manufacturer and retailer Markor Home Furnishings, whose U.S. holdings include A.R.T. Furniture and Caracole, has added custom upholstery maker Rowe Furniture and high-end occasional furniture producer Jonathan Charles to its portfolio.
Wallpaper and upholstery firm Thibaut is now part of the Harbour Group Family of companies according to Jeff Fox, Harbour Group’s chairman and CEO.