Interim CEO Mary Winston laid out management’s priorities for Bed Bath & Beyond in a quarter that features sliding comps and a net loss.
Cangshan Cutlery Company has launched the Thomas Keller Signature Collection of knives exclusively at Williams Sonoma. The cutlery is available online and in select Williams Sonoma stores.
International Market Centers (IMC) has launched Atlanta Next, which constitutes a multi-stage capital and strategic investment plan to transform the AmericasMart Atlanta business through enrichment of all product categories and improvements to all buildings across its 7.2 million square foot campus.
Bush Industries is planning for a busy Summer Las Vegas Market, entering three new product categories— bathroom, entryway and storage— expanding its recently introduced bedroom furniture and office seating lineups, and adding new Kathy Ireland merchandise.
Amazon’s annual Prime Day summer sales event will also mark the launch of Conair’s new initiative that will include a new Amazon brand store and new image that company officials said will encourage consumers to “be the pro.”
The National Retail Federation will name Kohl’s CEO Michelle Gass as “The Visionary,” an award given each year to an outstanding leader in the retail industry. The award will be presented during the sixth annual NRF Foundation Honors on January 12, 2020, in New York City.
As it builds its position on the e-tailer’s marketplace site, Lamps Plus will debut its first Amazon Live video as part of the annual Amazon Prime Day event.
As retailers look to find unique ways to drive traffic, Crate & Barrel has now opened The Table at Crate, a restaurant collaboration between the retailer and Cornerstone Restaurant Group, with James Beard-nominated chef Bill Kim leading the kitchen.
Amazon Returns at Kohl’s is now available at the department store’s more than 1,100 stores nationwide.
The Las Vegas Market has extended its affiliation with industry organizations to include two new partners– Fair Trade Federation (FTF) and the Independent College Bookstore Association (ICBA)– for the summer 2019 edition, running from July 28 to August 1.
Albertsons is starting an initiative to make its online grocery shopping websites and mobile applications more accessible and usable for shoppers with disabilities.
Walmart plans to increase its investment in its supply chain logistics in China by about $1.2 billion, building or upgrading more than 10 logistics distribution centers over the next 10 to 20 years.