According to the United States Census Bureau, February retail trade sales gained 0.1% versus January and 5.9% versus February 2016.
After a series of setbacks, including poor holiday sales and delisting by the New York Stock Exchange, hhgregg has filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and announced that it has found a buyer for the 132-store business that would emerge from the legal process.
Hhgregg has appointed Aaron Trahan chief merchandising officer.
Aaron’s partnered with “The Wendy Williams Show” on a promotion that surprised a Granville, WV, family, winners of the Big Blue Bow Home Makeover showcase, including new furniture, appliances and electronics.
Perhaps defying some expectations, more men than women responding to the HomeWorld Business Home Entertainment Furniture Report expressed interest in purchasing a smart phone over the next 12 months, 77.2% to 66.4%.