E-commerce analytics firm One Click Retail has identified five key trends driving sales at Amazon.com, pointing out factors that are impacting the home goods sector.
Bon-Ton Stores has promoted Chad Stauffer to president of merchandising and marketing, effective immediately.
Ikea has launched a holiday entertaining promotion that links furniture and housewares in a manner that lets the company promote seasonal goods in a timely context. The promotion also reminds consumers that it offers not only furnishings but a range of housewares.
Wayfair’s Joss & Main banner is collaborating with the HGTV series “Property Brothers at Home: Drew’s Honeymoon House,” acting as the exclusive provider of furniture and décor for several rooms in Drew Scott and fiancée Linda Phan’s first home in Los Angeles.
An Amazon.com marketplace discount initiative could pose a threat to MAP pricing, according to online marketing firm CPC Strategy.
Hudson’s Bay has appointed Milton Pappas chief marketing officer, effective immediately.
Williams-Sonoma has appointed IBM’s Bob Lord to its board of directors.
Crate & Barrel has teamed up with actress and producer Reese Witherspoon as the brand’s newest ambassador. The ongoing partnership, which will also incorporate Witherspoon’s own lifestyle and fashion brand Draper James, kicks off with the launch of Crate & Barrel’s holiday advertising campaign.