Conn’s has reached a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The settlement arises from the previously disclosed SEC investigation commenced in November 2014 into the company’s underwriting policies and bad debt provisions from July 31, 2012, to July 31, 2014.
Twin Star Home is making a push in the furniture market with its recently developed CoolGlow and PanoGlow collections of electric fireplaces and coordinating media mantels.
Williams Sonoma is kicking off a new collaboration with American design house Schumacher. The new collection will feature 45 products from both Williams Sonoma and Williams Sonoma Home ranging from tabletop and entertaining pieces to upholstered furniture, bedding, and home décor.
Ikea is launching Ombyte, a limited edition collection of furnishings and related products that double as moving and storage aids.
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.
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.
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.
Both decorative and discrete, the Dictionary Metal Safe and Bible Metal Safe from Mark Feldstein & Associates help consumers conceal their valuables.