May 21, 2015

Ashley Furniture Industries announced that it is establishing, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Ashcomm LLC, its U.S. e-commerce headquarters in Ybor City.

May 21, 2015

Ikea plans to open a 397,000-sq.-ft. distribution center in Mississauga Ontario in October.

May 21, 2015

Kirkland’s Inc. topped Wall Street predictions for earnings and sales in the first quarter of fiscal 2015.

May 21, 2015

Williams-Sonoma Inc. exceeded Wall Street expectations with earnings and sales in the fiscal 2015 first quarter.

May 20, 2015

Ikea has submitted plans to the city of Joliet, IL for a second distribution center – to accompany the center previously announced and planned to open in summer 2017.

May 20, 2015

Lowe's Companies reported an increase in profit and sales in the first quarter but its performance in both metrics fell short of Wall Street estimates.

May 19, 2015

The Home Depot Inc. benefited from improvements in the housing market and the weather in the first quarter of fiscal 2015.

May 18, 2015

RH (Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc.) is reportedly planning to open a more than 70,000-sq.-ft. RH Gallery format store at the Tivoli Village upscale shopping center in Las Vegas.

May 18, 2015

David Stanchak has joined RH (Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc.) as chief real estate and development officer, effective immediately.

May 14, 2015

Ikea is thinking small in Canada. Ikea Canada is testing a new concept, a “pick-up-point” store, in London, Ontario, and Quebec City.

May 13, 2015

Havertys has promoted Tim Simpson to assistant VP, IT development.

May 13, 2015

U.K. home and garden retailer Homebase is using IBM Commerce to provide more personalized shopping experiences by integrating in-store, online and mobile channels.

May 12, 2015

While most retailers are shrinking their footprints, Nebraska Furniture Mart (NFM) is doing just the opposite, opening the nation’s largest home furnishings store.

May 11, 2015

Lowe's Canada has reached an agreement to acquire the leases of 13 former Target Canada locations and to purchase Target's distribution center in Milton, Ontario, for a total purchase price of about $125 million.

May 5, 2015

Ikea announced it had officially plugged-in Kansas’ largest rooftop solar array, atop its recently opened store in Merriam.

April 29, 2015

Lowe's Innovation Labs, the disruptive innovation hub of Lowe's Companies Inc., is introducing in-store and online 3D printing and scanning services at its Orchard Supply Hardware subsidiary.

April 29, 2015

Lumber Liquidators Holdings reported a first-quarter loss of $7.8 million, swinging from a profit of $13.7 million in the year-ago period and missing Wall Street expectations.

April 23, 2015

On the heels of disappointing sales trends, Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc. said that its CEO W. Bruce Johnson will leave the company Aug. 1.

April 23, 2015

Sears Holdings Corp. is hoping to spark a turnaround in its struggling Hometown and Outlet Stores division with a 51-store refresh program that starts with seven stores in Arizona.

April 22, 2015

Ace Hardware is America’s favorite home improvement store and Costco is the favorite for home furnishings, according to a new nationwide survey by Market Force Information.

April 10, 2015

Ikea has broken ground for its future Las Vegas store.

April 9, 2015

Bed, Bath & Beyond Inc. missed Wall Street expectations with its fourth quarter 2014 profit and sales results.

April 9, 2015

Spring has been a time for fixing up homes and lawns since anyone can remember, but The Home Depot Inc. is giving a modern twist to the process.

April 9, 2015

Pier 1 Imports Inc. on Thursday reported a declining profit for its fourth quarter and also announced that it plans to close 100 stores as part of a three-year real estate optimization plan.