Rakuten, an Internet shopping mall operator, and Walmart have officially opened the American retailer’s first e-commerce store in Japan.
Dollar Tree has appointed Thomas Dickson as a new independent director to the company’s board, effective January 1, 2019. Dickson’s appointment is to fill the vacancy created by the previously announced retirement of Mary Anne Citrino as a director.
Hammacher Schlemmer, store runner, catalog publisher and digital operator, is celebrating 170 years in business.
HOMEWORLD BUSINESS and the Las Vegas Market have announced that digital food and travel network Tastemade will be honored with the third annual Design Influencer of the Year award at the 2019 Housewares Design Awards, on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, at Las Vegas Market.
Small home appliances ranging from food prep electrics to robotic vacuums and home environment appliances were among the top-selling products during the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend, according to The NPD Group.
Ikea’s strategy for its new, urban Planning Studio is based less on its past practices and more on an omnichannel approach the retailer is embracing.
Pantone Color Institute, the business unit within Pantone that highlights top seasonal runway colors, forecasts global color trends, and advises companies on color for product and brand visual identity, has taken its cue from the environment for the 2019 Color Of The Year: Living Coral.