The business rescue of South African furniture retailer
Ellerine Holdings Ltd. may herald the start of a broader industry
shakeout as competitors ponder store closures and reconsider how
they grant customers credit.
It was a love of home decor that got Jovette Pilon started
into a business on her own. Pilon is the owner of The Picket Fence
on County Road 2 in South Stormont, right across from the Lost
Shares of some top tools and appliances companies were mixed
at the close of trading: General Electric Co. fell $.13 or .5
percent, to $25.85. Snap-On rose $.48 or .4 percent, to $125.43.
Stanley Works ...
MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Hooker Furniture Corporation will
present its financial results for its fiscal 2015 second quarter
via teleconference and live internet web cast on Wednesday
afternoon, September 10 ...
In need of a bit of a change with your home decor? Marni
Jameson's got you covered. Transform your countrified home into
something a bit more urban or learn to balance the two with her
many helpful tips.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Hooker Furniture announced that on
September 2, 2014, its board of directors declared a quarterly cash
dividend of $0.10 per share, payable on September 30, 2014, to
shareholders of ...
Does the EU really want to ban powerful electrical
appliances? Despite what the tabloid papers think, it's actually
about getting designers to come up with energy-efficient appliances
As someone who must admit to being still something of a beginner
when it comes to buying (and using) vacuum cleaners, the glee with
which the Daily Mail and some other papers have rounded on Brussels
for banning ...
Shares of some top tools and appliances companies are mixed
at 10 a.m.: General Electric Co. fell $.09 or .3 percent, to
$25.90. Snap-On rose $.32 or .3 percent, to $125.27. Stanley Works
fell $.01 or ...
PLANO, Texas, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At Home, the home
decor superstore, announced today a national partnership with The
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), the world's largest
voluntary health agency dedicated to finding cures for blood
cancers. Throughout the month of September, Blood Cancer
Awareness Month, At Home team members will be collecting $1, $5 and
$10 donations at the check ...
Home furnishings retailer West Elm announced today that it
will open a new retail store in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 10am. Located in Bakery Square, the
more than 10,000 square foot store will feature a curated selection
of products made in Pennsylvania, part of West Elmâ€™s LOCAL
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LA Furniture
is excited to announce that they have made the 2014 Inc. 500|5000
List. This honor by Inc. Magazine highlights the fastest-growing
privately held ...
EDWARDSVILLE, Pa. and SCRANTON, Pa. and
WILKESBARRE, Pa., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- D&N
FURNITURE, a locally owned chain of quality furniture stores,
announces the grand opening of its third full-service furniture
showroom and retail store, this Friday, September 5. Located at the
Gateway Shopping Center, Route 11, Edwardsville, D&N Furniture
has a reputation of competing against national ...
COMO, Italy, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- It is now
the time for designers, artists, architects and brands worldwide to
nominate their innovative designs, cutting-edge products, original
Award-winning firm Beasley & Henley Interior Design will
design and furnish the luxury condominium residence model at
Westshore Yacht Clubâ€™s new Casa Bahia development, located on the
water in south Tampa, FL. Casa Bahia's penthouse-inspired
residences will start at $690,000. (PRWeb September 02, 2014) Read
the full story at
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Malaysia's top furniture design contest, MIFF FurnitureDesign
Competition (MIFF FDC) makes a return with a brand new theme this
year - 'Living Furniture, Global Perspective.' To officially kick
things off, a 'Behind-the-Design' workshop was successfully held
today by the organisers and welcomed approximately 200 participants
from higher ...
Most people in business have a story about how China has
changed their industry, how over the past 30 years it has upended
supply chains and grabbed daunting market share. But very few have
the sort of China story that John Bassett III has.
Frederick MD resident wins the HGTV Room Crashers Grand Prize
| Public invited to an exclusive Meet & Greet with HGTV's Todd
Davis on Sept 18, 2014 (PRWeb August 30, 2014) Read the full story
Conference hotel offers modern community spaces including a
technology lounge, restaurant and bar; contemporary design reflects
nature and industry (PRWeb August 29, 2014) Read the full story at
Ajando Next Level CRM by Peter Stasek Wins Golden at A'
Design Award in Interior Space and Exhibition Design Category
(PRWeb August 29, 2014) Read the full story at
The interior design work Google Campus Dublin by Camenzind
Evolution wins Platinum A' Design Award in Interior Space and
Exhibition Design Competition. (PRWeb August 28, 2014) Read the
full story at
Interior Design Work Gamsei by Buero Wagner has been awarded
with a Platinum A' Design Award in Interior Space and Exhibition
Design Competition. (PRWeb August 28, 2014) Read the full story at
Coast Wholesale Appliances Inc. announced today that it has
completed its previously announced plan of arrangement, whereby
CWAL Investments Ltd. acquired all of the outstanding common shares
of Coast ...
Startup Vizera makes a projector that adds realistic-looking
surfaces to actual objects, making for a new kind of shopping
experience. In a darkened room in the back of a small furniture
store just south of San Francisco International Airport, the couch
in front of me keeps changing colors and patterns, from red to blue
to beige to a gray, white, and green pattern.
Design-forward piecesAmericaâ€™s well-loved home furnishings
brand, Pottery Barn, has launched its two-storey flagship retail
store in South East Asia right in the heart of Central Square,
Bonifacio High Street Central in Taguig City last July 16, 2014.
Pottery Barn wants to provide Filipinos a diversified mix of home
furnishing and accessories that is in keeping with current interior
Lifestyle Appliances - the premium kitchen destination,
announces its partnership with world renowned restaurateur and
MasterChef New Zealand judge, Josh Emett. As ambassador, Emettâ€™s
role includes opening Lifestyle Appliances stores across the
country, hosting VIP events, sharing recipes and recommending
favourite appliances from the premium ranges in store. "More and
more New Zealanders are ...
IKEA, the worldâ€™s leading home furnishings retailer, today
announced that when its first Miami-Dade store opens in Sweetwater,
FL on August 27, it will recognize loyal, enthusiastic customers by
giving away thousands of dollars in gift cards and merchandise â€“
including an iconic EKTORP sofa for each of the first 39 adults in
line, and a POĂ„NG armchair for the next 100 visitors.
(Reuters) - Online home-furnishings retailer Wayfair Inc is
seeking to raise $350 million in an initial public offering of its
Class A common stock, the company said in a regulatory filing on
Friday. The Boston-based company owns brands such as online flash
sales site Joss & Main, modern furnishings studio Dwell Studio
and Birch Lane and offers more than 7 million products. It counts
Online home-furnishings retailer Wayfair Inc is seeking to
raise $350 million in an initial public offering of its Class A
common stock, the company said in a regulatory filing on Friday.
The Boston-based company owns brands such as online flash sales
site Joss & Main, modern furnishings studio Dwell Studio and
Birch Lane and offers more than 7 million products. It counts funds
affiliated with ...
Online home-furnishings retailer Wayfair Inc filed for an
initial public offering of its Class A common stock, the company
said in a regulatory filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange
Commission on ...
By Anna Ringstrom and Soyoung Kim STOCKHOLM/NEW YORK
(Reuters) - World number two home appliances maker Electrolux said
it was in talks to buy General Electric's household appliances
business, seeking to increase its foothold in North America which
is growing faster than its other main markets in Europe. GE
confirmed it is evaluating strategic options for the home
appliances business, including ...
World number two home appliances maker Electrolux said on
Thursday it was in talks to buy General Electric's household
appliances business. "AB Electrolux today confirmed that it is in
discussions regarding a possible acquisition of the appliances
business of GE. No agreement has been reached," Electrolux, a
smaller rival to Whirlpool, said in a statement. GE's home
appliances business, which ...
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