Retail management software provider SwanFRS, the U.S. arm of U.K. company Swan Retail, has announced it will exhibit at the Las Vegas Summer Market, following a successful Spring High Point Market.
Home décor distributor Sullivan, Inc. has announced the release of its new Darren Gygi Home Collection wall art series, ‘California Dreamin’.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) has announced that Steven Temaras has stepped down as CEO and resigned as a member of the company’s board. Mary Winston, who recently joined the board of directors, has been appointed interim CEO.
Ecommerce heavyweight Overstock.com (NASDAQ: OSTK) has announced the appointment of Dave Nielsen to president of retail business, a position that was recently held by CEO and founder Patrick M. Byrne.
Home décor manufacturer Currey & Company has named long-time colleague Jenny Heinzen York as director of marketing.
After strong third and fourth quarters in 2018, furniture and bedding sales took a typical first-quarter dip but maintained growth over the first quarter of last year, according to the proprietary market model from Impact Consulting, parent company of Home Furnishings Business.
The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) has announced that SOFFA, the Safer Occupancy Furniture Flammability Act, has again been taken up by both houses of Congress. The AHFA-backed legislation would make California’s Technical Bulletin 117-2013 a federal flammability standard.