Tag: furniture

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Kohl’s expands home goods assortment by 40%

March 19, 2024

Via: Retail Dive

Home goods and furniture sales have been under pressure in the last couple of years, after enjoying something of a boom at the peak of the pandemic. Higher interest rates that have slowed home sales and inflation’s hit to discretionary […]

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Shutting down Overstock was ‘a fatal mistake’: Beyond executive chairman

February 22, 2024

Via: Retail Dive

Home and furniture have remained among the challenging segments of retail in recent months as consumers continue to feel economic and inflationary pressures, shifting their spending away from discretionary purchases. Beyond Inc. has an opportunity to grow revenue, get more […]


Ikea online sales double as pandemic resurgence continues

December 19, 2022

Via: Charged

Ikea has seen its online sales double against 2019’s pre-pandemic figures, with overall sales increasing by 13%, equivalent to £2.2bn. However, the Swedish furniture retailer’s profits fell to £49.6m, down from £61.2m in 2021. “Against the backdrop of financial uncertainty […]

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IKEA Launching Customizable “Open Source” Furniture To Give Customers More Choices

January 31, 2017

Via: Consumerist

Maybe you can’t afford that bespoke chaise with the walnut legs and expensive upholstery, but that doesn’t mean you have to resign yourself to having the same living room as everyone else who shops at IKEA: in an effort to […]