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Furniture & homewares

Furniture & homewares Archives

Overrated trends and Studio 54: Q&A with Coco Republic’s Anthony Spon-Smith

We chat with Coco Republic creative director and co-owner Anthony Spon-Smith about his design business heroes, the most ...

‘Boring retail is dying’: Q&A with Freedom CEO, Blaine Callard

Freedom CEO Blaine Callard discusses the importance of investing in people, why boring retail is dying, and how Amazon i...

‘A good thing for inclusion’: Adairs launches Indigenous collaboration

The homewares retailer has launched a new collection of bedding, art, homewares and nursery items designed by Indigenous...

Nick Scali buys Plush from Greenlit Brands

Sale – to be settled next month – gives Plush an enterprise value of $110 million.

Q&A: This is what it’s like launching a business at 60

Nettlefold has worked across many different sectors, from interior design and advertising to banking and at the age of 6...

Make it bedding but fashion: Q&A with Sheet Society

The ‘secret sauce’ for Sheet Society is bringing the look, feel and shopping experience of clothes fashion to manchester...

The Iconic lays foundation for new Home range

The Iconic expands its fashion and lifestyle offering with a large selection of homewares that are expected to be popula...

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...

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