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Rothman Furniture closes stores; owner reopening some as Art Van Furniture

Four stores — in St. Ann, O'Fallon, Missouri; O'Fallon, Illinois; and South St. Louis County — will open next weekend as Art Van Furniture......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2018

Rothman Furniture to close

Rothman Furniture will be closing all six of its stores in Illinois and Missouri. The O'Fallon, Missouri-based furniture retailer will begin holding liquidation sales in the near future, The Telegraph reports. Rothman has stores in Alton and O'Fallon,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2017

Stores Full Of Furniture, "Mattress Mack" Opens His Doors To Flood Victims

As Houston started to flood, small business owner Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale posted a Facebook message urging people who needed shelter to come.....»»

Category: topSource: nprAug 29th, 2017

PHOTOS: Get a final look at a well-known local hotel before it closes

The owner of the Red Lion Hotel Woodlake plans to sell off furniture and other valuable assets prior to the pending demolition of the hotel, which is scheduled to close Monday. There is no specific time set for demolition of the property, but it will be .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 9th, 2016

Retail sales jump as US goes on holiday shopping binge

U.S. consumers went on a shopping binge last month as the holiday season began, leading to big gains among online retailers, electronics stores and furniture stores......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 14th, 2017

La-Z-Boy dealer to spend $8M to relocate S.C. distribution center to Riverwalk

The Charlotte area is “critically important” to La-Z-Boy Southeast for more than one reason, says CEO Martha Brown. First, its two Charlotte region stores are selling furniture at a brisk clip. It’s Pineville has been in the top 10 lists of No.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2017

Ikea to test sales through third-party online stores

Ikea will start selling furniture through third-party websites to find new ways to reach customers in the digital age, though "no decisions are made regarding what platforms/markets........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 10th, 2017

Furniture Stores Show September Stock Gains

Just doing okay seems to be a big positive in this space......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 9th, 2017

Retail Apocalypse: Not As Bad For Some Sectors

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) is a discount retailer trading at a compelling valuation. The company sells a wide variety of merchandise, including food, clothing, furniture, toys, and houseware from 1,432 stores in 48 states. If the stock is.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 2nd, 2017

6 sources of small business help after a hurricane

One of the many heroes emerging from the rescue efforts of Hurricane Harvey, Jim McIngvale of Houston’s Gallery Furniture, is a small business owner. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 7th, 2017

‘Mattress Mack’ of Houston Turned His Furniture Stores Into Shelters During the Hurricane

About 400 people.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 31st, 2017

Man turns his furniture stores into shelters

Jim McIngvale -- known as "Mattress Mack" -- tells CNN's John Berman that he is giving people shelter from the storm by letting people take refuge in his two furniture stores......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 30th, 2017

Houston entrepreneur turns his furniture stores into shelters

Right now, about 400 children, adu.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 29th, 2017

"Whatever it takes:" Jane Pfeiffer talks about how she started her own ad agency

When Jane Pfeiffer launched her advertising agency, StrADegy, she had just one client. She left her job at WHAS-TV to do the media buying for Ashley Furniture Home Stores, which was a new brand in the region in the early '90s. She had worked with .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2017

Zillow invests $10M in augmented reality startup that could challenge Amazon

Zillow Group has invested $10 million in Los Angeles-based home design startup Hutch Interiors Inc. Hutch Interior's technology resembles what Amazon is reportedly exploring in rumored brick-and-mortar furniture stores. Zillow is the only investo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2017

Developer reinvents senior living for 55-plus set [PHOTOS]

Mike Rainen has reinvented himself a few times — from family furniture company employee to business interiors company owner to multifamily investor and, finally, to condominium and apartment developer. Now, Rainen is reinventing the senior-living .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 22nd, 2017

Amazon is buying more than Whole Foods — it"s getting 460 stores it can turn into warehouses and showrooms

Amazon can ship books, furniture and clothing .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJun 16th, 2017

Ikea impact: Other furniture stores piling into Polaris area

Intimidated by Ikea's expected crowds, but really want a new end table? The Swedish mega retailer, which opens Wednesday, may be the biggest furniture and furnishings seller in the Polaris Parkway area (let alone the region), but it isn’t the on.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2017

Dearden"s furniture stores to close after 108 years in Los Angeles area

Furniture retailer Dearden’s, one of Southern Cal.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJun 1st, 2017

Ikea shoppers can now book an Airtasker in store to assemble their furniture at home

Labour exchange startup Airtasker has scored a landmark deal with Ikea to place kiosks in stores so shoppers can immediately book help to assemble their furniture. The .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 21st, 2017

Ware House 518 in Mount Vernon closes, to reopen as gay lounge

Mount Vernon's Ware House 518 has closed and been sold after two and a half years, with the space reopening as G.A.Y Lounge by the end of the month. Ware House 518 owner and executive chef Ezra Tilaye said the restaurant closed effective Monday. H.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 10th, 2017