Richard Chilcott has been named chief executive officer of furniture and textile supplier J. Robert Scott.
California retailer HD Buttercup is now live on Storis' hosted Vision9 Cloud Solution.
Furniture supplier La-Z-Boy (NYSE: LZB) has agreed to sell its Bauhaus upholstery unit to an investor group.
U.S. retail sales dropped 0.4 percent in January, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce.
Another key executive from Heritage Home Group has left the company.
Julia Chappell has assumed marketing leadership duties for the Chicago Merchandise Mart's Casual Furniture and Accessories Market, premarket and day-to-day marketing duties for the industry's permanent showrooms.
Import volume at major U.S. retail container ports is expected to drop 8.4 percent in February from the same time last year as the shipping cycle reaches its slowest month of the year, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker from the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.