home improvement

Lowe’s US Home Improvement Comps Rise 12.3 Pct
Lowe’s US Home Improvement Comps Rise 12.3 Pct
May 20, 2020  |  Retail

As it responded to the pandemic by providing support for associates, shoppers and communities, Lowe’s Companies, Inc. reported that comparable sales for the U.S. home...

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Stay-At-Home Orders Great News For Home Goods Sellers Like Wayfair
Stay-At-Home Orders Great News For Home Goods Sellers Like Wayfair
May 12, 2020  |  Retail

Roman philosopher Gaius Plinius Secundus, better known as Pliny the Elder, famously said “Home is where the heart is” somewhere around the year 45 AD...

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Lowe’s Goes For Major eCommerce Makeover
Lowe’s Goes For Major eCommerce Makeover
February 27, 2020  |  Retail

When its website went down for a few hours on Black Friday 2018, it was an online disappointment for home improvement titan Lowe’s. It was...

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Lowe’s Posts Mixed Results Amid Online Revamp
Lowe’s Posts Mixed Results Amid Online Revamp
February 26, 2020  |  Retail

As Lowe’s homes in on growing online shopping and bringing in more professional contractors and homebuilders, the home improvement retailer registered mixed Q4 results. Its...

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Home Depot Posts Earnings Beat Amid Digital Integration
Home Depot Posts Earnings Beat Amid Digital Integration
February 25, 2020  |  Retail

As Home Depot works to bring together its brick-and-mortar and digital efforts, the home improvement company came out ahead of Q4 earnings estimates. Its shares...

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ManoMano eComm Platform Snags $139M To Hire 200 Employees
ManoMano eComm Platform Snags $139M To Hire 200 Employees
January 29, 2020  |  Investments

ManoMano, a French startup, has raised more cash in a new funding round, reports said. About €125 million ($139 million USD) was secured for the...

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Home Improvement Spending Rises 1.5 Pct In Q4
Home Improvement Spending Rises 1.5 Pct In Q4
January 20, 2020  |  Economy

The home repair and remodeling market has been declining in the last year, but some recent indicators in the economy show that the industry could...

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How TaskRabbit, With IKEA, Is Reshaping The Gig Economy
How TaskRabbit, With IKEA, Is Reshaping The Gig Economy
October 18, 2019  |  Gig Economy

One of the basics of platform design and ignition is getting “anchor tenants” on board who — given their size, scale and profile — tend...

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Houzz On Watching Home Improvement’s Real-Time Health
Houzz On Watching Home Improvement’s Real-Time Health
April 17, 2019  |  Retail

For consumers looking to remodel their homes, remodeling and design platform Houzz provides a treasure trove of information. “We have a very robust community of...

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