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August 28, 2013

Xicato, a provider of LED modules for the retail and hospitality industries, has appointed two new sales managers to its European team. 

Ben Hamida will step up to the plate as regional sales manager for France and the Middle East. Previously, Hamida spent 18 years at GE Lighting as international sales manager for Southern Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Hamida is fluent in French, English, Italian and Arabic and brings extensive experience to the table in driving LED sales.

January 18, 2011

The Swedish furniture and home furnishings retailer is preparing for Earth Day by describing sustainability as "the never ending job."

The company also is promoting what it calls a "Never ending list" of small improvements toward a more sustainable IKEA.

August 27, 2008

A survey of U.S. and Canadian manufacturers shows a 20 percent rise in overseas sales...

February 26, 2008

Kingfisher, parent of B&Q and Castorama, posted fourth-quarter sales of 2.18 billion British pounds (US$4.33...

November 29, 2007

Sales are up 0.8 percent at B&Q stores in the U.K. and up 5.6 percent...

August 26, 2007

The recent Mattel toy recall dramatically exposes the high stakes of retail and poses questions...