Instant Brands, the parent company of the Instant Pot multi-cooker, has expanded its assortment of kitchen electrics with the launch of 10 new appliances.
Wilshire Industries has introduced new pakkawood bar tools under the company’s Island Bamboo brand.
Igloo has debuted a licensed Scooby Doo Playmate Elite cooler in honor of the cartoon’s 50th anniversary.
Bed Bath & Beyond has reported mixed second quarter results, including the closure of 60 stores, asserting that its turnaround initiatives have improved its financial condition. However, questions remain over when the retailer will select its new CEO and if any significant assets will be divested.
The National Retail Federation said it expects holiday retail sales during November and December to increase between 3.8% and 4.2% over 2018 to a total of between $727.9 billion and $730.7 billion.
Rite Aid has appointed Jim Peters as the company’s chief operating officer. Peters will lead all aspects of Rite Aid’s pharmacy and clinical strategy development and execution; health plan, health system and strategic corporate relationships; marketing and merchandising; corporate development, strategy and communications.
Stage Stores, the parent company of Gordmans, has regained compliance with the New York Stock Exchange and its stock will continue to be listed.
Visitors to the Twin Star Home Fall High Point Market showroom will not only get a look at displays arranged in the company’s Style Takeover initiative but also support a design and merchandising education effort.