The UK furniture and furnishings sector as seen 100,000 jobs go since the coronavirus outbreak, according to the BFM.
James Sturrock is to step down as ceo of Eve Sleep and be succeeded by the mattress in a box company’s marketing boss.
Homewares and clothing chain Cath Kidston is poised to appoint administrators.
International craft event Homo Faber, scheduled for 10 September – 11 October in Venice, has been cancelled.
German investment group Haniel has bought a majority share in mattress in a box company Emma – The Sleep Company.
Mattress in a box company Emma Mattress saw UK sales almost double in the first quarter of this year, and says coronavirus is having no impact on business.
Two of bed chain Dreams’ seven board members are to leave this week.
David Knight, ScS ceo has agreed to postpone his retirement.
The National Bed Federation has created an information hub for businesses and employees covering coronavirus, which everyone can access.
HomeSense and TK Maxx parent company TJX Europe and the John Lewis Partnership have pledged their support to the retailTrust’s CaRe20 fundraising campaign, donating £175,000
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