Furniture

'Fast' Furniture? This Founder Spent Years Forming Her Business Idea -- and Launched When the Timing Was Right

To create her on-demand furniture company, The Inside, Christiane Lemieux fused cutting-edge technology with the famously slow-moving interiors industry.

This Company Is Betting You'll Subscribe to Their Sofa

Michael Barlow and his co-founder Lucas Dickey believe the next big trend in the subscription economy is furniture.

5 Things You Didn't Know About Ikea's Billionaire Founder

Ingvar Kamprad, the world's eighth richest person, died at 91 on Jan. 27.

Dollar Shave Club for Couches Shows Upside in Asking 'Why Are Things Sold the Way They Are?'

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Swedish Brand Ikea Launches Modern, Affordable Pet Line

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The furniture industry -- or home furnishing business -- whether it's online or in a brick-and-mortar shop, has a wide breadth of options appealing to various market segments, including well-known companies that provide affordable products such as IKEA or higher-end retail markets like One Kings Lane and Sotheby's.