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Retailpocalypse is about to get worse

Retail is set to have a record year of closures, spurred by the shuttering of Toys ‘R’ Us, Sam’s Club, Sears and Bon-Ton stores around the country, CNBC’s Lauren Thomas reports. “The amount of retail space going dark in 2018

The mattress salesman is not your friend

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The number of Americans working for themselves could triple by 2020

Americans are as eager to work as ever. Just no longer for somebody else. According to FreshBooks, a cloud-based accounting company that has conducted a study on self-employment for two years, the number of Americans working for themselves looks to

Steinhoff CEO/CFO Step Down

Markus Jooste, CEO for Steinhoff and Ben la Grange acting CFO, both step down under growing concerns about accounting irregularities. Markus led Steinhoff on a great run acquiring companies and growing Steinhoff into the second largest retailer in all of

The Company That Owns Mattress Firm Is Plunging After Its CEO Resigned

Steinhoff International Holdings NV plunged after its chief executive officer resigned amid accounting irregularities, rocking a company that’s rapidly expanded from its roots in South Africa into a retail empire spanning Australia, Europe and the U.S. The owner of the France-based

Industry News affecting the Furniture Revolution

The Rise and Fall of Steinhoff, South Africa’s Global Retailer By  Janice Kew December 6, 2017, 4:46 AM PST Steinhoff International Holdings NV, founded in 1964 as a German furniture seller, morphed into a South Africa-based retailer with global ambitions.

Company Acquires License & Marketing Rights for Simmons

iDealFurniture acquires License & Marketing Rights of a company in Business for 147 years, with the greatest Name Recognition in the Furniture Industry…Guess who? Click HERE and listen to the Company webinar Announcement and details. http://www.meetingburner.com/b/nemg/watch?c=G8H4SI&h=f

The Internet has made the Mattress Business even sleazier

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BizBuySell Insight Reports

Small Business Transactions Reach Record High As Buyers Shrug Off Amazon Effect BizBuySell.com’s Third Quarter 2017 Insight Report shows this year is on pace to record the highest number of businesses changing hands since the report’s inception in 2007 San

What’s wrong with the Mattress Industry? (everything)

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