Material Bank has secured $100 million in Series C funding at a $1 billion valuation. BOH spoke with founder Adam Sandow to find out how he plans to invest the capital to fuel the rapidly growing memo sampling service—including its forthcoming expansion in the residential market.
A few months ago, trade brands started sending out emails announcing price increases and shipping surcharges. BOH explores why it’s happening, and how designers are dealing with a “wild west” for cost hikes.
Legacy design brand F. Schumacher & Co. has acquired D2C paint startup Backdrop. Business of Home caught up with the minds behind the deal to find out why the unlikely pairing makes sense for both companies.
In this week’s installment of the 50 States Project, New Orleans–based Whitney Jones tells us about the indispensable app she uses to run her firm, why getting her own design studio was the best business decision she’s ever made, and how she stopped letting the budget stifle her projects.