After opening a West Elm retail store in Oklahoma City, OK
earlier this month,
) recently announced the opening of another West Elm store in
Tulsa, OK. Located in Utica Square, this store will debut with the
fall 2014 assortment, which will include exclusive designs for
lighting, new collaborations and handcrafted products from Haiti,
India, Peru and the Philippines. Moreover, the store will offer a
local assortment of art, hand-woven throws, bar accessories,
pillows and stationery, especially designed by Oklahoma-based
West Elm is one of the iconic home furnishings brands of
Williams-Sonoma. The brand offers personalized products designed by
the company's team of artists and designers. The company offers
West Elm branded furniture, bedding, bathroom accessories, rugs,
curtains, lighting, decorative accessories, dinnerware, kitchen
essentials, and gifts.
Williams-Sonoma has been consistently adding new stores in order to
drive sales. Earlier this week, the company opened a new West Elm
retail store in Kansas City, MO. In Jul 2014, the company
introduced its first Pottery Barn and Pottery Barn Kids stores in
Southeast Asia. These stores are located at Central Square,
Bonifacio High Street, Manila, Philippines.
Later this year, Williams-Sonoma intends to open eight new stores
in Australia and new West Elm stores in UK. The company also
intends to launch Pottery Barn and Pottery Barn Kids
fully-integrated websites in UK.
Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Williams-Sonoma is a
multi-channel specialty retailer of premium quality products for
Williams-Sonoma carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
Investors interested in the retail sector can also consider stocks
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), Barnes & Noble, Inc. (
) and J. C. Penney Company Inc. (
). While Mattress Firm Holding sports a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy),
Barnes & Noble and J. C. Penney hold a Zacks Rank #2.
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