Home24 raises $22.7 million for its online furniture retail service

Berlin-based, Rocket Internet-backed online furniture seller Home24 has actually raised 20 million (about $22.7 million) and enhanced its management group to get to earnings and to try and take on IKEA in Europe (via Reuters). The fresh capital originates from both existing and new financiers, the company stated in a statement.

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Why I love old things

Every when in a while, Chicago Now neighborhood supervisor and all-around good person (suck-up points here) Jimmy Greenfield, provides his 300+ bloggers a writing exercise. The topic this time around was "Write about something you contained stunning that you feel others might not comprehend." Well, this is a simple one for me because I collect old stuff modern dining table.

Now, I know this isn't uncommon because I know a great deal of people who love antiques, but I've been gathering since I was 13 years of ages. I have such a variety of collections that my hubby, Chuck, as soon as quipped he couldn’t even affords to collect toothpicks.

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Drug company reevaluates $20M North Carolina factory over new law


North Carolina's governor dated Thursday with gay-rights supporters bearing a letter signed by more than 100 business executives prompting him to reverse the country's very first state law restricting the restroom options for transgender individuals.

The law also omits lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals from anti-discrimination protections, and blocks towns from embracing their own anti-discrimination and living wage rules.

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