HOLLAND, Mich. (AP) - A Michigan office furniture company
says claims it improperly benefited from a state contract because
its subcontractor is co-owned by Gov. Rick Snyder's cousin are
"baseless." The Grand Rapids Press reported (http://bit.ly/1n9Jzyn
) Tuesday that Holland-based Haworth Inc. said the accusations are
an "affront ...
Shares of some top tools and appliances companies were up at
the close of trading: General Electric Co. rose $.11 or .4 percent,
to $25.82. Snap-On rose $.64 or .6 percent, to $110.53. Stanley
Works rose ...
Shares of some top tools and appliances companies are mixed
at 1 p.m.: General Electric Co. fell $.11 or .4 percent, to $25.60.
Snap-On fell $.90 or .8 percent, to $108.99. Stanley Works rose
$.69 or .9 ...
AURORA, Ill., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Is your
home among those that lack one of the whopping 100 million smoke
alarms needed in residences today? The Vision 20/20 Project, a fire
prevention initiative of the Institution of Fire Engineers, U.S.
Branch, estimates a need for more than 100 million smoke alarms in
U.S. homes today*, based on field experience indicating far more
consumers have ...
Letâs face it: not all of us can live in Versailles. In fact,
lots of us (me included, sadly) are living in what feels like the
opposite of opulence, in cramped urban spaces. Our living rooms are
serving triple-duty as dining spaces and home offices, weâve got
too much stuff and not enough room to organise it all. Scrawling
through stunning pictures of interiors can provide inspiration but
Mecaer Aviation Group (MAG) is a leading international
provider of solutions and components in the helicopter, business
aviation and general aviation markets, covering business lines for:
aircraft landing gear systems, flight control systems, cabin
comfort systems and cabin interior design and completion.
Shares of some top tools and appliances companies are up at
10 a.m.: General Electric Co. rose $.04 or .2 percent, to $25.75.
Snap-On rose $.82 or .7 percent, to $110.71. Stanley Works rose
$.96 or 1.2 ...
JERSEY CITY, N.J., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/
-- Quidsi, Inc. today announced the launch of a new,
easy-to-shop furniture store on Casa.com , the curated home
products site with a focus on function, comfort ...
ATLANTA (AP) â Furniture leasing company Aaron's has agreed
to buy online rent-to-own finance company Progressive Finance
Holdings for $700 million in cash in a bid to turn around its
business even as it cut its first-quarter outlook.
The French designer and a collective of other artists have
launched TOG, a project aimed at making customizable 3D-printable
furniture more accessible to the masses. TOG stores will be opened
around the world, and customers will also be able to access designs
through the project's website, where designers will someday be able
to share their patterns through an open source platform. In the
DUBLIN, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets
) has announced the addition of the "Global Furniture Market
MILAN (AP) â Collaboration drove invention during Milan's
annual International Furniture Show and collateral design week
events, yielding the promise of homes without mobile phone
chargers, and with more ergonomic seating, table settings fit for
Italy's most demanding chefs and sculptures that double as
In trading on Monday, general contractors & builders
shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 0.1%.
Helping drag down the group were shares of KB Home (KBH), down
about 1.2% and shares of William Lyon Homes (WLH) off about 1% on
MILAN - Collaboration drove invention during Milan's annual
International Furniture Show and collateral design week events,
yielding the promise of homes without mobile phone chargers, and
with more ergonomic seating, table settings fit for Italy's most
demanding chefs and sculptures that ...
Coast Wholesale Appliances Inc. announced today that it has
reached an agreement with CWAL Investments Ltd. with respect to
Coast's shareholder rights plan as it relates to CWAL's offer to
purchase all ...
If your lunchtimes are spent reading interior design blogs,
you adore shopping for homeware online, and have a Pinterest board
devoted to your dream living room, then HuffPost Home is the place
for you. Launched in partnership with homeware specialist HomeSense
, HuffPost Home is for interiors lovers who need inspiration, as
well as practical support. Homes bloggers Fritha Strickland and
Adding a vintage object (or five!) into your home is a simple
way of adding colour and print to your space and imbuing it with
charm and elegance, whether your decor style is shabby-chic rustic
or boldly hued, wildly patterned tiki parlour. The best part about
adding some vintage flair to your home is that you don't need a
massive furniture piece to make a statement: small home decor items
Spring edition features six more in-depth design development
stories. Click for larger images The spring edition of Car Design
Newsâ quarterly interior design publication, Interior Motives
magazine , is out now.
Sophos today announced a major refresh of its network
Security Gateway hardware with the availability of the new Sophos
SG Series appliances. These high-performance hardware appliances --
based on the ...
Retailer's sales rose to ÂŁ1.27bn for financial year to
August, while its home furnishings market share increased to 6.4%
Ikea has consolidated its flatpacked grip on British households
with increased sales and market share, bolted on by its expanding
online shopping, the Swedish group has announced. Sales rose 3.1%
to ÂŁ1.27bn for the financial year to August, with a 29% leap in
online sales ...
Newest offerings from Chrysler and JeepÂź recognized for their
outstanding interiors The all-new 2015 Chrysler 200 interior was
inspired by classic American design and features clean, expressive
surfaces and well-crafted components with world-class levels of fit
and finish The 2014 Jeep Cherokee sports an interior that is
modern, inviting and comfortable. With a sophisticated new design,
But Milan Design week is no longer uniquely about classic
furniture designers -- here we take a look at the innovative car
companies flexing their interior design muscles at the show. Each
piece was inspired by the Maserati aesthetic. It is the first piece
from the group's new made-to-measure interiors concept collection,
which also includes a series of lamps, shelves, armchairs and
tables. Ford ...
The Salone del Mobile international furniture and interior
design fair opened in Milan on Tuesday, with 300,000 visitors from
160 countries expected to attend and over 1,400 items on show.
Claudio Luti, the director of the Salone, said the six-day event
was an important global showcase for Italian creativity and
innovation in the country's business hub and was becoming "more
successful every ...
DENVER, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For interior
design professionals who want to thrive in today's industry, Design
Success University is offering a complimentary webinar April 17
with additional viewing options, designed to guide designers in
powerful inner transformation as a catalyst for business growth: "7
Keys to Transforming Your Interior Design Business â and START
Making More Money ...
Upholstery fabric specialist Selby Soft Furnishings has
recently launched a range of special offers, which can be viewed
online via the website. (PRWeb April 04, 2014) Read the full story
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized Bosch
home appliances with a 2014 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year -
Sustained Excellence Award for its continued leadership in
protecting our environment ...
Restaurants can be a great source for design inspiration
whether you're decorating or entertaining at home. It's funny how
something so ordinary can become a novelty when it shifts to a new
TigerDirect.com has announced that they will be adding four
unexpected product categories to their portfolio. Always dedicated
to great prices and excellent customer service, the updated
TigerDirect product portfolio will now include Home Decor,
Furniture, Pool Supplies, and Luggage.
IKEA, the worldâs leading home furnishings retailer, today
announced that the significant milestone of being enclosed and
air-tight now has been achieved in constructing the
58,575-square-foot expansion of its Boston-area store in Stoughton,
Michele Safra Interior Design focuses on interior design in
New York, NY and Miami, FL. The firm is proud to have been
recognized by Houzz, a leading platform for home remodeling and
design. (PRWeb April 02, 2014) Read the full story at
ROSEVILLE, CA â The North American Home Furnishings
Association (NAHFA) will host several Next Gen NOW (NGN) networking
and educational opportunities at the Spring High Point Market s
April 5 to 10, 2014.
BOSTON, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wayfair, retailer
of the world's largest selection of home furnishings and decor,
today announced the launch of Birch Lane, a new retail
destination for classic style and timeless home design. Birch Lane
offers a fresh perspective on traditional furnishings and decor to
provide shoppers with a new source for inspiration and attainable
classic design. "We ...
IKEA, the worldâs leading home furnishings retailer, today
announced that contractors are hired for its future St. Louis
store. Pending remaining approvals, this progress allows the
project to continue on track for site demolition in a couple of
months, a groundbreaking during Summer 2014 and a store opening in
Fall 2015, increasing the Swedish retailerâs presence in the
Midwestern United States.