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Housewares retailer names ceo
The Bombay Co. Inc. (Fort Worth, Texas) has named chairman James Carreker to the additional post of ceo. Carreker has been...
WestPoint Stevens declares bankruptcy
WestPoint Stevens Inc. (West Point, Ga.), the country's largest manufacturer of bed linens and bath towels, has filed...
Retailer buys historic Duck Head brand
Goody's Family Clothing (Knoxville, Tenn.) has acquired the historic Duck Head trademarks and four related licenses from...
Hotel renovator purchases the Lido in Miami
Andre Balazs, the hotelier who has the Chateau Marmont in Beverly Hills, Calif., on his list of restored historic properties...
Leggett & Platt Store Fixtures Group appoints...
Management Changes: Leggett & Platt Store Fixtures Group (Niles, Ill., store fixture designer and manufacturer) has...
Dave Mueller becomes president of Fixtures Group
Dave Mueller, a 19-year industry veteran, has been named president of Leggett & Platt's Store Fixtures Group (Niles, Ill...
Peter Whitford was president-worldwide of 10-...
The Wet Seal Inc. (Foothill Ranch, Calif.) has named former Disney Stores president Peter Whitford as ceo, effective June 30...
S&P drops retailer's credit rating
Credit ratings on J.C. Penney (Plano, Texas) were reduced by Standard & Poor's, putting the debt below investment grade...
Danish furniture-maker BoConcept to open new...
BoConcept, the Danish design company that makes and sells modern furniture, lighting and accessories, has announced plans...
Coldwater Creek reports strong 1Q sales
Coldwater Creek Inc. (Sandpoint, Idaho) has announced an 8.4 percent increase in net sales for its first quarter of fiscal...

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