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Slow start for GLR in January
By the Numbers
Written by HGO Staff   
OTTAWA (23 March 2015) - The new year started off poorly for Statistics Canada's Group of Large Retailers (GLR), as sales in all five home categories fell in January on a month-over-month basis. Only televisions and home furnishings recorded year-over-year improvement.
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Dorel sees 10% revenue gain for 2014
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MONTREAL (16 March 2015) - While revenues were up for Dorel Industries in 2014, the publicly-held consumer goods giant reported a net loss for both the fourth quarter and the year after accounting for impairment losses on goodwill and trademarks as well as restructuring and other costs.
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Zucora to rep FTC in Canada
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LONDON, Ontario (20 March 2015) - Added value resource Zucora has been named the exclusive Canadian representative for the Furniture Training Company (FTC),  a provider of retail furniture sales training and education programs.
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Tepperman's celebrates 90th by donating $30,000 in local scholarships
WINDSOR, Ontario (16 March 2015) - To mark its 90th anniversary, Tepperman's Furniture will donate some $30,000 in scholarships to students living within the four communities in which its operates stores.
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CHFA names 2015 award recipients
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario (16 March 2015) - The Canadian Home Furnishings Alliance has announced the 2015 recipient of its Retailer of the Year Award will be Ameublements Tanguay and the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award honouree will be Zaher ‘Jim' Sunderji, chief executive officer of Dynasty Furniture.
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Marshall makes anniversary mattress exclusively for Hudson's Bay
TORONTO (16 March 2015) - High-end sleep surface maker Marshall Mattress will celebrate the 115th anniversary of its founding with a new limited edition set called Heritage that will be produced solely for Hudson's Bay before taking steps to re-enter the U.S. market later this year.
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Housing starts strike new low: CMHC
OTTAWA (09 March 2015) - Housing starts dropped like a stone in February, reaching their lowest point since 2009, according to the latest figures from the Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation (CMHC). The overwhelming majority of observers attributed the decline to fewer new condo and other multi-housing projects, mainly across the country's larger urban centres.
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Marshall Mattress, which is celebrating the 115 th anniversary of its founding this year, has created the Heritage, seen here, in honour of its 50-year working relation with Hudson’s Bay. It will be sold solely of the floors of its 57 mattress carrying department stores across and the country and will be made only until the end of September. Click here for our report.


 

 

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