The National Retail Federation has reported that retail sales, excluding automobile dealers, gasoline stations and restaurants, rose 0.5% in May seasonally adjusted from April and 3.2% unadjusted year-over-year.
According to Research and Markets, the global decorative candles retail market will achieve a compound annual growth rate of more than 5% by 2023.
Wayfair has devised an inexpensive way for consumers to tap professional designer help in redecorating. As such, Wayfair Design Service represents a new way for mass-market consumers to shop their personal style.
Wayfair has devised an inexpensive way for consumers to tap professional designer help in redecorating. As such, Wayfair Design Services represents a new way for mass-market consumers to shop.
Restoration Hardware (RH) has opened a new-model design gallery in New York City, locating it in Manhattan’s now-trendy Meat Packing District as a showcase for its latest thinking about store design.
International Market Centers is acquiring the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center, a design facility housing the Southeast’s largest collection of luxury furnishings for residential, hospitality and commercial applications.
According to a survey fielded by Market Force, Ikea is the favorite home furnishings retailer among consumers in the U.S. while Ace Hardware is their favorite home improvement chain.
Small space living remains a critical trend in the mass market furniture sector, as the evidence of introductions and featured products highlighted at the Spring High Point Market suggest.
NY Now will host new exhibitors to its Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares and Home Furnishings + Textiles sections at next month’s show, taking place February 4 to 7 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. Both sections can be found on Level 3, within the Home Collection.
Lowe’s has unveiled its Scott Living indoor furniture collection and a digital showroom that is available on Lowes.com/scottliving.