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Confidence falls in October HGO Staff
Resale market falls in September HGO Staff
GLR big ticket sales up again in August HGO Staff
Store sales jump in July HGO Staff
Starts up again in September HGO Staff
Confidence falls slightly in September HGO Staff
Canadian furniture and mattress shipments fall slightly in the first half Michael J. Knell
GLR big ticket sales jump in July HGO Staff
Resale market climbs for seventh consecutive month in August HGO Staff
IKEA Group sales up 5.9% Michael J. Knell
Home starts up again in August HGO Staff
Store sales fall in June Michael J. Knell
Confidence index higher in August HGO Staff
GLR big ticket sales crash in June HGO Staff
BMTC Q2 earnings up 2.9% as company launches new e-commerce initiative HGO Staff
Sears Canada loss widens in Q2 Michael J. Knell
CMHC Q3 forecast says housing will cool through 2015 HGO Staff
Leon's sets earnings record for Q2 Michael J. Knell
Resale market up again in July HGO Staff
Consumer spending flat in Q2 Michael J. Knell
Store sales jump in May HGO Staff
Housing starts up in July HGO Staff
Dorel reports strong Q2 results HGO Staff
Easyhome sets new highs for sales and earnings with big gains in consumer loans Michael J. Knell
Confidence index falls in July HGO Staff
Easyhome signs $200M credit facility HGO Staff
GLR big ticket sales up in May HGO Staff
Home sales up again in July HGO Staff
Housing starts up in June HGO Staff
LZB sales in Canada up 10.4% Michael J. Knell
Big ticket store sales fall in April despite growth in B.C. and Alberta Michael J. Knell
GLR big ticket sales fall in April HGO Staff
Dorel buys Hong Kong juvenile manufacturer HGO Staff
Canadian home sales up in May HGO Staff
Housing starts up slightly in May HGO Staff
Confidence index falls in May HGO Staff
Furniture store sales fall in Q1 HGO Staff
Coast sales up 7.1% in Q1 HGO Staff
Q1 unkind to GLR big ticket sales HGO Staff
CMHC housing market forecast points to soft landing this year and next HGO Staff
Sears Canada loss doubles in Q1 Michael J. Knell
Home sales pick up in April HGO Staff
BMTC declares net loss in Q1 HGO Staff
Leon's Q1 sales up, earning down Michael J. Knell
Easyhome Q1 earnings jump 42% HGO Staff
Dorel reports Q1 sales uptick HGO Staff
Housing starts make gains in April HGO Staff
Store sales fall again in February Michael J. Knell
Furniture, mattress, major appliance sales make small gains in 2013, StatCan survey reveals Michael J. Knell
GLR big ticket sales drop again HGO Staff
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Resale market falls in September
OTTAWA (27 October 2014) - On a national and month-over-month basis, home sales fell 1.4% from August to September, according to the latest data from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), although they were up 10.6%  on an actual year-over-year basis for the ninth month of the year.
James Reid: Behaving with integrity


It's been said the overwhelming majority of new business start-ups are lucky to reach their fifth anniversary. To reach that milestone 32 consecutive times under the ownership and management of four generations of a single family is truly remarkable. It's so rare there are barely a handful of furniture retailers across North America who can claim membership in this truly elite club. Indeed, some experts maintain only 3% of all family-owned businesses, regardless of the category in which they complete, make it to the fourth generation.

BG secures new investment
WALKERTON, Ontario (21 October 2014) - BG Furniture has secured an initial $750,000 in ‘gross sales royalty' financing from Grenville Strategic Royalty Corporation. The funds will be used to support the solid wood case goods producer's sales growth and market expansion plans.
GLR big ticket sales up again in August
OTTAWA (22 October 2014) - Statistics Canada's Group of Large Retailers (GLR) saw sales increase on a month-over-month basis in all major big-ticket home categories in August with the sole exception of major appliances. All five recorded improvements year-over-year.




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The Luna (seen here) is the part of the first collection designed for Jaymar by the well-known U.S. based furniture designer Stanley Jay Freidman. It will be unveiled at this week’s High Point Market as part of new owner Daniel Walker’s growth plan for the Montreal-based upholstery market. Click here for details.



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