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AmericasMart Prepares For July Atlanta Market

AmericasMart’s Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market will take place July 9 to 15. According to company officials, the market will host more than 1,000 gift and home showrooms on 31 floors.

Home Décor
Williams Sonoma Expands Aerin Home Collection

Williams Sonoma is expanding its collaboration with luxury lifestyle brand Aerin, founded by Aerin Lauder. The new assortment will feature a collection of over 125 products from both Williams Sonoma and Williams Sonoma Home ranging from tableware, entertaining and home décor to lighting, bedding and outdoor textiles.

Home Décor
Bed Bath & Beyond Launches New Home Brand

To further its strategy of becoming a destination for a greater range of home-oriented buying occasions, Bed Bath & Beyond is rolling out its first-ever private label whole home brand. Designed by Bed Bath & Beyond, the Bee & Willow Home brand encompasses home décor, furniture and textiles.

Retail
Target Launches Third-Party Selling Platform

Target is launching Target +, a curated assortment of products from third-party sellers on Target.com. An initiative in its early stages, it is designed to complement Target’s current assortment with selected additions in popular areas like home, toys, electronics and sporting goods.

Retail
LIRA: Remodeling Spending To Slow In 2019

Annual growth in the national market for home improvement and repair is expected to slow by the end of the year, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.

Tabletop
MacKenzie-Childs Introduces Fall/Holiday Collections

MacKenzie-Childs has introduced its 2019 fall/holiday collections at the Atlanta Market. The new offerings include an Autumnal and Halloween collection, three holiday décor collections, a new tabletop and serveware collection, two winter glassware collections, as well as several line extensions.

Retail
Retailers Prepare For ‘Super Saturday’ Holiday Shoppers

More than 40% of holiday shoppers surveyed expect to finish their holiday gift shopping by today, December 19, but the biggest procrastinators will still be buying gifts through Christmas Eve, according to the annual consumer sentiment survey released by the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics. 

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