Consumer spending for the back-to-school/college shopping season is expected to be slightly less than 2017, according to an annual survey from the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics.
As summer rolls on, Staples is introducing the company’s 2018 back-to-school collection, which it describes as an extensive assortment of national name brand and exclusive products at affordable prices available in stores across the U.S. and online.
Dorel’s Ameriwood Home division is expanding its task-related home office furniture collections.
The Ameriwood Home division of Dorel Industries has debuted its new commercial office furniture line at the fall High Point Market.
Office Depot has appointed Jerri DeVard as evp/chief marketing officer.
Sycamore Partners has completed its acquisition of Staples, Inc.
At the summer Las Vegas Market, Twin-Star International is broadening its furniture resources and has introduced a new ActiveLife series of adjustable sit/stand desks.
Consumers heading to their favorite stores to shop for their back-to-school/college needs are expected to increase their spending from 2016, according to the National Retail Federation’s annual consumer survey.