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Steinhoff Interim CEO Quits Amid Accounting Scandal

Mattress Firm parent Steinhoff International (FRANKFURT: SNH) said its chairman and interim CEO, Christo Wiese, has resigned from the supervisory board to avoid a possible conflict of interest in the wake of an accounting scandal that already has caused the resignation of CEO Markus Jooste.

Surya Names Rob Rosenquist to Key Sales Post

Rug and home décor resource Surya has named Rob Rosenquist as vice president of sales.

William Savage Gets New Global Sourcing Post at Pier 1

Home furnishings and décor retailer Pier 1 Imports (NYSE: PIR) has named William Savage to the newly created position of executive vice president of global sourcing.

Rent-A-Center Promotes Two Acceptance Now Executives

Rent-to-own major Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ: RCII) has promoted two key executives in its Acceptance Now division, Chris Crocker and Andy Bittinger.

Garth Robinson Gets Key Theodore Alexander Sales Post

High-end furniture resource Theodore Alexander has named Garth Robinson as vice president of sales for North America.

CEO Prillaman, Two Board Members Resign from Stanley

Stanley Furniture (NASDAQ: STLY), which recently agreed to sell substantially all of its assets to a Vietnam-based logistics firm, said longtime President and CEO Glenn Prillaman has resigned.

Treadaway Promoted to New Manufacturing Post at Emerald

Full-line furniture resource Emerald Home Furnishings has promoted Terry Treadaway to the newly created position of president of manufacturing.