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Furniture & homewares

Furniture & homewares Archives

Commerce Commission case against Bunnings’ pricing dismissed

New Zealand’s Commerce Commission has seen its case against Bunnings Warehouse thrown out, after alleging had misled cus...

Briscoe Group’s half-year record tempered by customer uncertainty

A record result to August expected to slow in September.

Ikea launches global 24-hour virtual festival

Ikea Festival will take place in more than 100 homes in more than 50 countries, and is open to everyone.

‘Thrilling’ first-half sales set Briscoe Group on course for strong profit

“We’re thrilled with these sales numbers including the performance of our online channel which represents approximately ...

Inside MyDeal’s plan to conquer big and bulky e-commerce

The online marketplace aims to be the leading online marketplace for furniture and homewares. Here’s how.

Koala beds down in South Korea

Australian mattress brand Koala is venturing into a new market following stellar success in Japan.

Temple & Webster CEO Mark Coulter talks tech, podcasts and rentals

Here’s what the e-commerce leader thinks about some of the biggest trends in retail right now.

Inside the rise of the ‘art-lennial’

There’s a new generation of art buyers –and they’re not afraid to drop tens of thousands of dollars online. Here's how r...

Nick Scali confirms it’s looking to buy Plush Sofas

According to reports, the buy-up could be part of a larger divestment by Greenlit which is reportedly also looking to se...

Q&A: How Miss Amara transformed the rug shopping experience

Rug shopping has traditionally been uninspiring, with little choice for customers, but online retailer Miss Amara has tu...

‘Everyone is talented’: Why Ikea wants more businesses to hire refugees

Hiring refugees not only helps people find their feet in their new home, it can also improve company morale and lead to ...

Sheridan returns cotton products to soil in textile waste trial

New trial explores whether end-of-life cotton products can support soil health and serve as a solution to textile waste....

Ikea set to deliver update on NZ operation, not deterred by Covid-19

The Swedish furniture and homewares firm has been rumoured to launch in the next several months.

Plant balls and secondhand furniture: Meet the Ikea of the future

Here's how the retailer is transforming its product range and the way it operates to be climate positive by 2030.

Full House: GRBA unveils new homewares brand

Over 50 House - Bed & Bath stores will open nationally as GRBA seeks to capitalise on closed borders.