Wilshire Industries has debuted a new Island Bamboo salt cellar and salt and pepper shakers.
Williams-Sonoma made strides in the second quarter with comparable sales at West Elm and Pottery Barn identified as particular drivers.
Dollar Tree’s turnaround plans for its Family Dollar business seem to be paying off, as the retailer reported improved results for its second quarter.
Consumer beverages are no stranger to Bryan Welsh. Since 2005, he has held several key positions within PepsiCo, which now owns SodaStream. These include senior director of category management, sales, strategy & planning at PepsiCo Canada and vp/gm of a Pepsi-Starbucks North American coffee partnership.
The Legacy Companies has named veteran housewares executive Jay Zilinskas president of the Legacy Companies’ consumer division.
Beatriz Ball is now shipping its expanded collection of heavy-duty melamine tableware and acrylic stemware.
Liberty Tax has struck a deal with Sears Hometown & Outlet Stores to acquire the Outlet part of that company’s business as well as, in an affiliated transaction, a group of franchised Buddy’s Home Furnishings stores in an all-cash transaction valued at up to $132.9 million.