June 3, 2016

West Elm will open its first Idaho store, in downtown Boise, on Thursday, June 9.

May 31, 2016

Online home furnishings retailer Wayfair Inc. is rolling out an in-house-developed display advertising platform that will deliver tailored messages and collect customer data.

May 24, 2016

Increases in cost of sales, operating expenses and depreciation resulted in net income dropping at Kirkland’s Inc. during a generally disappointing first quarter of fiscal 2016.

May 19, 2016

Ikea Las Vegas is open for business.

May 6, 2016

Swedish home furnishings giant Ikea is testing a mobile application feature that generates QR codes for the products in shoppers’ carts to help speed up checkout.

April 29, 2016

Serena & Lily has opened a flagship in a landmark structure in Wesport, Connecticut.

April 25, 2016

The steel framing on Ikea’s future Memphis store has progressed far enough to allow for the installation of the chain’s iconic blue panels, a construction milestone that keeps the store on track to open this fall.

April 25, 2016

As more members of the millennial generation reach the age where they start settling down and buying homes, Lowe’s wants to be sure it reaches them in a format they find relevant.

April 21, 2016

Brentwood, Tennessee-based rural lifestyle chain Tractor Supply Company saw net income, net sales and same-store sales all rise in the first quarter of fiscal 2016, compared to the prior-year period.

April 8, 2016

Design is at the center of Ethan Allen’s new retail format at Garden City Center, Cranston, Rhode Island.

April 7, 2016

Bed Bath & Beyond has entered a new phase in its growth trajectory, becoming more aggressive in returning cash to shareholders and initiating a quarterly dividend as opposed to fueling top-line growth with rapid store expansion.

April 7, 2016

Home Depot’s is touting improved omnichannel capabilities and an innovative product offering as its seventh annual “Spring Black Friday” sales event gets underway.

April 4, 2016

Lowe’s Companies Inc. is expanding its use of augmented and virtual reality to help customers truly “visualize” home improvement projects.

April 1, 2016

Ace is the place with the helpful hardware store, and the retailer is extending its classic motto to the digital realm.

April 1, 2016

Crate and Barrel is going to try its luck in Nevada.

March 31, 2016

Select Comfort, operator of 490 Sleep Number stores, named several executives to key new roles following a supply chain disruption that cause fourth same-store sales to plummet 30%.

March 30, 2016

Ikea has formed an unprecedented partnership with fashion designers to launch new limited edition collections in Canada.

March 30, 2016

Production and shipping delays related to its new collection of modern furniture, which it also has launched as a standalone business, are taking a toll on Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc. as the high-end retailer issued a weak outlook for the current quarter.

March 29, 2016

Haverty Furniture Company has been around since the late 19th century, but the specialty furniture retailer has a decidedly 21st century approach to energy management.

March 24, 2016

Williams-Sonoma has added some brand-building and specialty retail operations expertise to its board with the election of REI CEO Jerry Stritzke.

March 24, 2016

Furniture and specialty home goods retailer Conn’s is extending its Conn’s Cares philanthropic program for a second year.

March 23, 2016

Home furnishings retailer RH (Restoration Hardware) is rolling out a new membership program that aims to reimagine the luxury shopping experience by adding an element of exclusivity.

March 23, 2016

Home furnishings retailer West Elm is launching an unprecedented digital campaign connecting customers with local designers and makers.

March 22, 2016

Ikea’s new location in Las Vegas will be the site of the largest single-use retail rooftop solar array in Nevada. The store is set to open May 18, 2016.