JDP Furniture Group has confirmed that production of upholstery firm Cintique will move to sister company Celebrity.
Homebase plans to close 42 of its 242 branches and could close another 18 unless rents are cut by 90%.
Upholstery retailer Arlo & Jacob has opened its second branch, in Bristol.
The dates for the 2019 London Fabric Show have been confirmed as 25-26 February.
House of Fraser store closures could be limited to 12 if Sports Direct’s plans for the department store chain work.
Casper is Which? readers best mattress brand for 2018.
Upholstery and flooring chain ScS has seen a small rise in like for like orders in the past year, with second half performance hit by the hot weather and uncertainty of the future of House of Fraser.
John Lewis suffered another week on lower home sales, despite strong growth in its House own-label and outdoor furniture.
Department store chain House of Fraser has been bought by Sports Direct, which had owned 11% of the group, after briefly going into administration.
Jane Gardner, who set up vinyl flooring recycling scheme Recofloor and oversaw the management of Carpet Recycling UK is to become the md of the European Resilient Flooring Institute.
More Articles ...
- Walker moves from Style Library to Prestigious Textiles
- As you were for John Lewis as sales drop
- Heatwave knocks spending
- House of Fraser seals deal with landlords
- Interiors Monthly Awards 2018 retail winners revealed