Home & Housewares

04/11/2011 - 12:36

Whirlpool announced that its EVP global product organization, David Szczupak, will be speaking at the fourth Energy Efficiency Global Forum (EE Global) in Brussels, Belgium on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. CEST.

04/08/2011 - 14:41

After being left for dead four years ago, Pier 1 Imports has recuperated fully to the point where it recently embarked on a new three-year plan to restore growth to the company.

04/07/2011 - 13:20

Meijer is now selling an exclusive line of aprons for the kitchen and garden. The line was created by Crypton, a manufacturer of eco-friendly fabrics, in partnership with television host and author, Katie Brown.

04/07/2011 - 12:29

Showing that luxury is experiencing measurable bounce in the recovering economy, the higher-end department stores led the same-store sales pack in March.

04/07/2011 - 11:40

U.S. discount-store operators should keep an eye on their Northern neighbors, as Canadian dollar stores continue to thrive.

04/07/2011 - 10:59

The shifting of Easter to April this year impacted the warehouse club sector last month, as both Costco and BJ’s reported March comps that were negatively impacted by the calendar change.

04/07/2011 - 10:07

Fourth-quarter sales at Bed Bath & Beyond grew 11.6% to $2.5 billion while profits grew 25% to $283 million for the period ended Feb. 26.

04/06/2011 - 11:56

Art Van Furniture has announced the debut of its new outdoor furniture line, "Art's Backyard."

04/05/2011 - 15:49

A good reputation -- whether warranted or not -- can do a lot for a company's bottom line. So those companies that found themselves at the top of Forbes' most reputable companies list have much to celebrate.

04/05/2011 - 12:56

TV star, entrepreneur and bestselling author Sandra Lee has entered into a direct-to-retail license agreement with Sears Holdings for home products.