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Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. Introduces Whim, Bedding and Dinnerware Collection
Feb 4 15
Macy’s and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. announced the launch of Whim, an exclusive bedding and dinnerware collection from Martha Stewart available only at Macy’s. Whim offers comforter sets, sheets and quilts in playful prints and colors, as well as colorful dinnerware. To create this collection, MSLO's talented team of young designers turned to their own homes and personal styles for inspiration. The result is a whimsical and sophisticated assortment, perfect for decorating a first home or reimagining an existing one. Designed to combine effortlessly, Whim products include easy-to-care-for, 100% cotton bedding, with quilts, shams and five-piece comforter sets in colorful prints and cheerful solids. The collection also features coordinating sheet sets in playful designs such as zebras, flamingos, stripes and polka dots. The Whim collection also includes a 16-piece dinnerware set (online only) with four stoneware dinner plates, salad plates, bowls and mugs, available in four fun hues: blueberry pie, candy apple, pool and lemon zest. Consumers can purchase one color for a monochromatic look, or buy two or three shades and combine them to create a lively table. Whim bedding ranges from $50 to $200 and the 16-piece dinnerware set is priced at $59.99.
Martha Stewart to Open Coffee Shop in New York
Dec 3 14
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. confirmed that plans are in place for the company to open a New York coffee shop. The shop will be in New York's Chelsea neighborhood, within the same building that holds the company's headquarters.
MakerBot and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. Partner to Distribute 3D Printing Materials
Nov 24 14
MakerBot and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. have announced an exclusive agreement to distribute 3D printing materials and jointly develop 3D printable designs. The collaboration includes Martha Stewart for MakerBot Filament, MakerBot's first-ever co-branded collection of MakerBot Filament, as well as Martha Stewart for MakerBot Digital Store collections, with models to be purchased, downloaded and 3D printed on a MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer. Three new Martha Stewart for MakerBot PLA Filament colors and the first Martha Stewart for MakerBot Digital Store collection, the Trellis Collection, are available on MakerBot's Digital Store beginning November 24, 2014.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014; Reports Impairment for the Third Quarter of 2014
Oct 28 14
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenues of $29,811,000, operating loss of $14,650,000, loss before income taxes of $14,598,000, net loss of $10,865,000 or $0.19 per basic and diluted share compared to the total revenues of $33,848,000, operating loss of $4,076,000, loss before income taxes of $3,958,000, net loss of $4,295,000 or $0.06 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Revenues were lower due to print and merchandising revenue partially offset by higher digital advertising revenue.
For the nine months, the company reported total revenues of $100,699,000, operating loss of $14,596,000, loss before income taxes of $15,109,000, net loss of $11,701,000 or $0.21 per basic and diluted share compared to the total revenues of $113,270,000, operating loss of $7,757,000, loss before income taxes of $7,672,000, net loss of $8,748,000 or $0.13 per basic and diluted share a year ago.
For the third quarter of 2014, the company reported impairment of trademark and goodwill of $11,350,000.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. to Report Q3, 2014 Results on Oct 28, 2014
Oct 20 14
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. announced that they will report Q3, 2014 results at 8:30 AM, Eastern Daylight on Oct 28, 2014