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School for Hearing Impaired Aided by Midwest Furniture Club for 15th Straight Year

Published: 4/19/2018
Annual golf outing, dinner and auction provide continuing funds to honor past member.

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Malouf Takes on New Growth by Naming Three District Managers

Published: 4/19/2018
Jesse Gibbs, Eric Holmstead and Jeff Holmstead have each been named to the position of district manager.

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Nationwide Marketing Group Earns 2018 Energy Star Partner Of The Year – Sustained Excellence Award

Published: 4/19/2018
Decades of member support promoting Energy Star lead to 12th consecutive award.

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Major New Expo Center Coming to Downtown Las Vegas as Part of World Market Center Las Vegas Expansion

Published: 4/19/2018
Partnership between International Market Centers and the City of Las Vegas brings new event venue to downtown.

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A.R.T. Furniture Hires Hunter Childress as International Sales Representative

Published: 4/19/2018
Childress was hired to focus on South American and South Asian Markets but will lend his expertise across all markets.

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Boston Interiors Introduces New Outdoor Collection

Published: 4/19/2018
The outdoor furniture collection for Boston Interiors features durable, all-weather materials from reclaimed teak to rust-proof aluminum.

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Las Vegas Market Partners With IFDA For Educational Summit

Published: 4/19/2018
Second annual DesignEDGE event moves to Las Vegas; scheduled for July 29.

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Ashley HomeStore Comes to Clay, New York

Published: 4/19/2018
Opens brand new, 67,000-square foot showroom.

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Ashley HomeStore Opens New Store in Corsicana, Texas

Published: 4/19/2018
New Ashley HomeStore in Corsicana celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting of its new 18,000 sq. ft. showroom lat week.

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Scott Morgan Design Scholarship Expanded to Furniture Design Students at SCAD

Published: 4/19/2018
The program is now offering a $5,000 award to a rising furniture design student of exceptional talent and promise.

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American Home Furnisings Hall of Fame Foundation Elects Janet Guy to Board of Directors

Published: 4/19/2018
Guy is president and owner of Prestige Arts and Art Trends, a wall décor manufacturing company based in Laguna Niguel, Calif.

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Century Furniture Names Chuck Auten Vice President of Merchandising

Published: 4/19/2018
At Century Chuck will be directly responsible for merchandising of Century’s casegoods and outdoor divisions.

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International Market Centers to Launch New Digital Platform for Las Vegas Market

Published: 4/19/2018
Tools for buyers and exhibitors developed after extensive research and engagement with industry-leading digital consultancy.

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American Home Furnisings Hall of Fame Foundation Hosts Inaugural Future Leaders Dinners

Published: 4/19/2018
The dinners, limited to just five emerging leaders and five Hall of Fame inductees, featured a guided discussion on leadership and innovation.

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The Barry Goralnick Collection to Debut in October 2018

Published: 4/19/2018
Barry Goralnick will debut a lighting collection in October 2018 for Currey & Company.

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Survey Finds 70% of Americans Enjoy Spending More Time in Their Outdoor Living Space Than Indoor

Published: 4/19/2018
ICFA and AHFA survey also finds that 68 percent of people use their outdoor space at least several times a week in seasonal weather.

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Serta Simmons Bedding Opens New Manufacturing Plant in Windsor Locks, Conn.

Published: 4/19/2018
Second facility to open as part of $100 million manufacturing investment.

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American Freight Furniture and Mattress Opens Fifth Phoenix-Area Store

Published: 4/19/2018
Growing retailer opens new store in Arizona's East Valley.

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Airland Launches Therapedic as its Premium Brand in China

Published: 4/19/2018
China’s second largest bedding producer has grown its business by partnering with US and International brands since 1966.

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Klaussner Home Furnishings Introduces “Monticello” Collection at High Point

Published: 4/16/2018
Newest collection from Trisha Yearwood features bedroom, dining and occasional pieces and is available in two different finishes with distinct hardware detailing.

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Kittle’s Furniture Joins Furniture First

Published: 4/16/2018
Kittle’s eight stores are located in Indiana, with five locations in the Indianapolis area and one each in Bloomington, Lafayette and Fort Wayne.

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Las Vegas Market Taps Top Names For “Ahead Of The Curve”

Published: 4/16/2018
Luxe Interiors + Design returns again & sponsors trend session.

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FFO Home Celebrates its 50th Store

Published: 4/16/2018
The new store in Lawton, OK will be the company’s 50th location companywide and 10th store in Oklahoma.

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Better Sleep Council Kicks Off Better Sleep Month Campaign May 1

Published: 4/16/2018
The Better Sleep Month campaign, “Are You Better in Bed Than …?” will tune into the growing trend of getting 7-8 hours of quality sleep per night as a status symbol.

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Ron Carpenter founds eCommerce Sales Partners

Published: 4/16/2018
New organization provides specialized eCommerce account management, strategy development and sales representation for the home furnishings industry.

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Southern Furniture Introduces Outdoor Collection

Published: 4/15/2018
Outdoor living collection provides the same style details and comfort of their custom interior offerings while providing features that withstand the elements.

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How to Make Your Home Furnishings Website Stand Out Among the Competition

Published: 4/13/2018
Utilize technology solutions and apply these basic marketing techniques to get noticed by shoppers who research online before stepping inside a store.

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Ergomotion to Spotlight their Motion Bedroom Furniture at High Point

Published: 4/13/2018
Their Motion Bedroom Furniture delivers adjustability to any bed with its slim, zero-clearance design.

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Classic Brands to Launch New Collection of Upholstered Headboards at High Point

Published: 4/13/2018
Six designs created for easy delivery and to coordinate with growing boxed bed line.

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Kingsdown to Showcase Comprehensive bedMATCH Update at High Point Market

Published: 4/13/2018
The new system provides testing with 3-D technology designed to measure the body with a complete 360-degree scan.

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Harley-Davidson Drawing Timed for Benefit Event at High Point Market

Published: 4/13/2018
Grand prize winner to choose from 2018 motorcycle models.

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Twin Star Home to Show off new Adjustable Height Desks at High Point

Published: 4/13/2018
Showroom demonstrators do exercise sequences while they work.

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Surya Releases Spring 2018 Catalog in Time for High Point Market

Published: 4/13/2018
With 989 pages, the spring catalog includes more than 1,600 new accessories, an all-new ceiling lighting program, expanded accent furniture and wall hanging collections, and more.

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BDI Recognizes Sales Achievement with Inaugural Excellence Awards

Published: 4/13/2018
Three sales teams were recognized in a ceremony on Wednesday, prior to the start of the Spring High Point Market.

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REM-Fit Announces Partnership with Furniture Marketing Group

Published: 4/12/2018
Sleep tech brand and buying group project unparalleled growth.

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Fine Furniture Design Debuts ‘Wainscott’ Collection at Spring Market

Published: 4/12/2018
The 29-piece collection features 23 bedroom, dining room and occasional pieces as well as six complementary upholstery silhouettes.

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BarcaLounger Launches New Communications Campaign for High Point Market

Published: 4/12/2018
Campaign includes a new website, new social media pages and a comprehensive in-store point-of-purchase program.

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Celadon Moves to Expanded Permanent Showroom in High Point

Published: 4/12/2018
Celadon expanded its original space two-fold after their first showing 18 months ago.

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Nourison to Introduce New, Update Existing Collections High Point Market

Published: 4/12/2018
Nourison to introduce new collections for Barclay Butera, Studio NYC Design, and their own all-new rug collections Newport, Brentwood and Lido.

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Bivona & Company Expand ED Ellen Degeneres Baby Lifestyle Collection

Published: 4/12/2018
Four new additions to the line introduced.

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PERQ Teams with Who’s Up

Published: 4/12/2018
Who's Up is a full featured retail ‘up system’ and CRM (customer relationship management) tool for managing leads and in-store customers.

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Universal Furniture's Paradox Debuts at High Point

Published: 4/9/2018
The newest collection includes light, contemporary furnishings in the bedroom, dining and entertainment categories.

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Norwalk Furniture Highlights Four Textile Trends for High Point Market

Published: 4/9/2018
The four themes – Performance Pop, Ensign, Twilight and Llama Drama – will be featured in their HPMK showroom.

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Michael Amini and Jane Seymour Launch New Living Series

Published: 4/9/2018
New 4 collection series of over 125 SKU’s will be released under the brand Michael Amini - Jane Seymour LIVING.

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Twin Star Home Introduces Fire and Furnishing Options

Published: 4/9/2018
Introducing a new retro collection and three mini collections at the High Point Market.

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Myriad Software Releases Version 5.6

Published: 4/9/2018
Version 5.6, which will be on display at HPMK, includes several enhancements to their product, Eclicktic.

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Loloi to Introduce New Additions to ED Ellen DeGeneres Collection

Published: 4/9/2018
Premiering assortment of rugs and pillows at High Point Market.

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Ekornes Launches Stressless Dining at High Point

Published: 4/9/2018
Norwegian furniture manufacturer introduces Stressless comfort to dining area.

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Sealy Launches Augmented Reality Retailer Selling Tool

Published: 4/9/2018
Company will be demonstrating its new app at the Sealy Sofa Convertibles High Point show room during market.

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Nest Bedding Expands to the Seattle Market

Published: 4/8/2018
All-natural bed-in-a-box mattress brand opens its tenth brick-and-mortar store.

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Furniture First Launches Mobile Market App

Published: 4/8/2018
The app is a password-protected directory of Furniture First-approved partners at the High Point Market.

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Nourison Announces Two High Point Market Events

Published: 4/8/2018
Events are a Tea & Trends discussion panel with Barclay Butera and a Meet & Greet with the Portfolio by Nourison designers.

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Powell Home Fashions Celebrates 50 Years

Published: 4/6/2018
Powell will be hosting a 50th Golden Anniversary Cocktail Party at High Point Market on Friday, April 13, 2018.

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Mosaic Home Debuts at High Point Market

Published: 4/6/2018
Najarian Furniture's three hundred and twenty-four sku collection has been designed with smaller, more urban-scaled proportions.

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Bivona & Company Taps Leflein as National Sales Manager

Published: 4/6/2018
Leflein to broaden retail distribution into adult furniture market.

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Bunakara Announces High Point Market Introductions

Published: 4/6/2018
Introductions are inspired by traditional portuguese techniques and authentic materials.

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Castelle to Debut Barclay Butera Outdoor Collection During High Point Market

Published: 4/6/2018
The Palm Springs Collection will be presented for the first time in the Castelle High Point showroom.

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Hooker Furniture Debuts “Amani” Collection at High Point Market

Published: 4/6/2018
Ten occasional and home entertainment pieces round out the collection.

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Classic Brands to Launch First Fabric Upholstery Collection Under Decoro Brand

Published: 4/6/2018
The new collection includes a pair of two-seat sofas, and one chair that converts into a twin-size bed.

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Brooklyn Bedding Announces New Showroom at High Point

Published: 4/6/2018
Las Vegas Market success a catalyst to expanding wholesale business.

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Four Hands Debuts Over 400 Styles at High Point Furniture Market

Published: 4/6/2018
Will also feature their existing top-selling items, almost 2,000-3,000 items for viewing, in their 35,000 square foot showroom.

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Fine Furniture Design to Launch Esquire Home Collection

Published: 4/6/2018
50-piece Home Collection to debut at High Point Market.

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Danican to Feature Duo Impact Program for High Point Market Designers

Published: 4/5/2018
Introduces new TrueStuff Certified Organic linens to US and flexible, custom private–label container program for home furnishings designers.

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Durham Furniture Addresses Casual Lifestyles With ‘Escarpment’ Collection

Published: 4/5/2018
The 15-piece collection, characterized by its extremely distressed surfaces, is set to debut at High Point Market.

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Norwalk to Expand High Point Showroom to Accommodate Larger Company C Display

Published: 4/5/2018
The new 10,700-square-foot space will become Company C’s main showroom.

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Loloi Hosts Design Tour with Justina Blakeney at High Point

Published: 4/5/2018
Event, taking place on Saturday, April 14, to offer preview of new rug and pillow collections.

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Eclipse International Adds Supportive, Shock-Absorbing ‘Activcor’ to Luxury Van Vorst Mattress Line

Published: 4/5/2018
Material first used in luxury automobiles and high-end athletic sneakers.

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Italian Furniture Supplier Conarte America Announces Special Event with Designer David Santiago

Published: 4/5/2018
Santiago brings his Strictly Santi brand to Conarte with a new collection of home furnishings at High Point.

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Gold Bond Focuses on Cotton For Mattress Cushioning as Other Raw Material Costs Soar

Published: 4/5/2018
The family-owned producer is relying on cotton as an alternative to raw materials, which are seeing steep increases in price.

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Hooker Furniture Expands On The Success Of “Miramar” Collection

Published: 4/5/2018
Company is expanding their Miramar collection to four groups with addition of the “Los Olas” Group at the upcoming Spring Market.

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Abbyson Hosts High Point Market Event with Ivy and Leading Designers

Published: 4/5/2018
Event, titled “Creating a Business Model that Works for You”, will be held on Sunday, April 15th at 4:00 pm.

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Podium Announces Strategic Partnership with PROFITsystems

Published: 4/5/2018
Strengthens foothold in furniture retail industry.

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American Drew to Introduce Retreat-Style Collection at Spring Market

Published: 4/5/2018
Winter-launched Westwood makes its debut at High Point Market.

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Retro Designs and Modern Finishes Featured in Latest Hammary Collections

Published: 4/5/2018
11 New collections will debut at High Point Furniture Market.

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Kincaid Furniture to Reveals Nature-Inspired Trails Collection at Spring High Point Market

Published: 4/5/2018
New collection celebrates the authenticity of the outdoor lifestyle.

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Henredon Announces The David Kleinberg Collection For April 2018 Launch

Published: 4/5/2018
This debut 40-piece collection is comprised of 29 case pieces, 11 upholstery silhouettes, and 6 new lacquer finishes spanning living room, bedroom and dining room.

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New TruPetite Ultimate Power Recliner to be Unveiled at High Point Market

Published: 4/5/2018
The company claims it will be the first “true” petite size power recliner with lift feature designed for a small statured person to sit comfortably with their feet in contact with the floor.

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KAS Rugs Hosting Design Seminar & Lunch with Libby Langdon at High Point Market

Published: 4/5/2018
"Interior Design for Real Life – Solutions that Boost Client Satisfaction" to be held Sunday, April 15th at 12:30pm in the KAS Showroom.

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Malaysian International Furniture Fair Wraps up Biggest Show on High Note

Published: 4/5/2018
Another strong showing of exhibitors and buyers at Southeast Asia’s leading global furniture sourcing platform.

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Jordan’s Furniture Launches their 2018 Red Sox Promotion

Published: 4/2/2018
If the Red Sox pitch a No Hitter, all the furniture and mattresses you buy are FREE.

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New Business Intelligence Solution from STORIS Delivers Unified Data Analytics

Published: 4/2/2018
STORIS BI revamps the company’s approach to analytics, providing a solution that increases data accessibility and synthesizes analysis across selling channels.

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Gerry Borreggine & Bob Steelman Recognized for Extraordinary Service

Published: 4/2/2018
Both were honored at the 2018 ISPA EXPO Industry Breakfast.

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A.R.T. Furniture Announces Rozenboom as Senior VP of Product & Marketing

Published: 4/2/2018
Rozenboom was most recently with Berkshire Hathaway’s Larson-Juhl as Senior VP Global Merchandising & Product Development.

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Adam Tilley Appointed President of Stanley Furniture

Published: 4/2/2018
Mr. Tilley has over 20-years’ experience in the furniture industry, most recently serving as Senior Vice President of Product and Marketing at A.R.T. Furniture Inc.

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New Expo Center Proposed for Downtown Las Vegas

Published: 4/2/2018
Proposal is for construction of a new 350,000-square-foot expo center (the “Expo Center”) in downtown Las Vegas adjacent to World Market Center Las Vegas.

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Monthly Furniture Insights Report From Smith Leonard

Published: 4/2/2018
The advance reports on retail and food services sales indicated a slight decline in February from January, but sales were up 4.0% from February 2017.

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Two New Therapedic Lines to Debut at High Point Market

Published: 4/1/2018
The two new sleep systems, TheraLuxeHD and Therawrap2, were soft-launched earlier at the Las Vegas winter market.

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Kindel Grand Rapids Introduces The Jeffery Roberts Collection

Published: 4/1/2018
The Jeffery Roberts Collection will be introduced at the High Point Furniture Market on April 13, 2018.

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E.S. Kluft Names New Vice President of Operations

Published: 4/1/2018
Luciano Saldana brings 30 years experience in leading mattress manufacturing operations.

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Fine Furniture Design Kicks Off Spring High Point Market with Esquire Home Collection Launch Event

Published: 4/1/2018
Special guests include the Esquire editorial team and noted Speed-Painter Dale Henry.

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Milliken Specialty Interiors Joins Sustainable Furnishings Council

Published: 4/1/2018
Also being honored by Unifi as a REPREVE Champion of Sustainability.

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Mark Stephens Promoted to President of Pride Family Brands

Published: 4/1/2018
Stephens will take over the leadership role previously held by Derek Ritzel who has left the company to pursue personal interests.

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Valdese Weavers Names Reynolds Vice President of Design

Published: 4/1/2018
Reynolds has been with the company for 24 years, the past seven years as senior creative director.

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Bradington-Young to Show 30 New Products At Spring High Point Market

Published: 4/1/2018
The collection of nearly 30 new motion pieces include sofas, recliners, club chairs, swivel chairs and ottomans will be available in the company’s broad leather offering.

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Furniture, Lighting and Home Décor Introductions Take Center Stage in Commerce & Design Showrooms at High Point Market

Published: 4/1/2018
Nearly three dozen showrooms are debuting hundreds of home furnishings and accessories product lines in the Commerce & Design (C&D).

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Brooklyn Bedding Launches Brand Video

Published: 4/1/2018
Video quickly amassed over 1 million views on Facebook.

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Two New Executives Named at OW Lee

Published: 4/1/2018
Leisa McCollister has been named Vice President of Marketing, and Paul Rogers has been named Vice President of Product Development.

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Customatic Hires New Senior Electrical and Project Engineer

Published: 3/30/2018
Dan Riley, a former product engineer with a leading mattress manufacturer joins its growing engineering and product design team.

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Universal Announces New Collection, Called ‘Spaces'

Published: 3/30/2018
The new collection, which includes furniture befitting a first home or a high-rise apartment, will debut at High Point Market.

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King Koil Names Two Regional Sales Managers

Published: 3/30/2018
Sales leaders bring experience from E.S. Kluft, Simmons & Sealy.

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United Furniture Among 32 New/Expanded Showrooms Debuting in IHFC During April High Point Market

Published: 3/30/2018
United Furniture has expanded from 60,000 square feet to a new 80,000-square-foot showroom.

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Hickory Chair Debuts Suzanne Kasler's Paris Apartment Collection

Published: 3/30/2018
The new collection is a sophisticated blend of intricately detailed, hand-crafted wood products, as well as tailored upholstered pieces.

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Protect-A-Bed Brings Premium Pillow Line to High Point

Published: 3/30/2018
The new offering features 3 new pillow lines, each with integrated cooling fabrics and five fill variations designed to deliver the specific support, comfort and adjustability each customer needs.

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Surya to Debut Over 400 New Rugs and Accessories at High Point

Published: 3/30/2018
The Surya showroom will feature new and expanded rug collections, an all-new ceiling lighting assortment, fresh wall hanging and accent furniture designs, and more.

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ASFD Unveils New Tools and Special Events

Published: 3/30/2018
Revamped website, collaborative market event and designer showcase created to elevate furniture designers and innovative product design.

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HG Holdings, Inc. Announces 2017 Results

Published: 3/30/2018
HG Holdings was formerly known as Stanley Furniture Company before selling substantially all of its assets to Churchill Downs LLC.

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Symbol Promotes Hrkman to New VP Role

Published: 3/30/2018
Symbol promoted Roxanne Hrkman to the newly created post of Vice President of Demand Management to enhance value and service to customers.

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Norwalk Furniture to Debut Customizable Upholstered Bed Program at Spring 2018 High Point Market

Published: 3/30/2018
The Twilight Bed Program provides consumers with the ability to design their own custom upholstered beds with over 1,150 options.

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Rizzy Home Partners with Connie Post on a New Merchandising Solution for Furniture Retailers

Published: 3/30/2018
New program kicks off this Market in High Point with Post’s first-ever area rug collection.

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Spring Air Break with Corsicana

Published: 3/30/2018
The Break is part of broader strategy of developing stronger partnerships with independent manufacturers.

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Legends to Launch 50 Piece Collection in High Point

Published: 3/26/2018
The cross category collection includes three different beds with multiple cases and mirrors, two dining tables with an array of chair options, several accent pieces, and numerous entertainment and occasional offerings.

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ASID California North Announces Event to Benefit to Rebuild Wine Country

Published: 3/26/2018
The first of three fundraising events is March 27, 2018 at The Great Northern SF Venue.

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Fifth Annual Hospitality Link Event Introduces Hospitality/Contract Designers and Buyers to Las Vegas Resources

Published: 3/26/2018
Three-day program facilitates sourcing between contract buyers, designers and leading showrooms.

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Brands Must Show Loyalty to Earn Loyalty

Published: 3/26/2018
According to Alliance Data’s New Consumer Study, Gen Z and Millennials have been empowered by unique experiences, technology, and the power of choice to engage brands and experience loyalty in truly new ways.

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Salesfloor Launches New Solution for Independent Retailers

Published: 3/26/2018
Associate App already used by leading national retailers, now available to small and medium sized retail stores.

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Bienenstock Furniture Library Announces 2018 Interior Design Competition Winners

Published: 3/26/2018
$5,000 and $1,500 scholarships awarded in the Interior Design Competition.

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CORY Named Carrier of the Year

Published: 3/26/2018
Cory was named Bob’s Carrier Partner of the Year at the annual Bob’s Discount Furniture Partners in Progress awards dinner.

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Shifman Mattress Company Celebrates 125 Years

Published: 3/26/2018
In order to celebrate this milestone, Shifman will showcase a 125th Anniversary Limited Edition mattress set at its High Point showroom in April.

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Hooker Furniture Adds 40 Pieces to ‘Melange’ Collection at Spring High Point Market

Published: 3/26/2018
New styles inspired by five marketplace micro trends.

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Pearson Reveals The Tony Duquette Collection

Published: 3/26/2018
This collection of sculptural upholstery is the first licensed collection for Pearson.

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New and Expanded Lines to Debut in Showplace at Spring 2018 High Point Market

Published: 3/26/2018
Product introductions include furniture, accessories, rugs and outdoor lines.

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Universal Announces April Market Events

Published: 3/26/2018
Five days of educational and social programs highlight Spring 2018.

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David Cosenza Jr. Earns Consulting Role at Planned Furniture Promotions

Published: 3/26/2018
In the role of Senior Consultant, he will work directly with clients of the firm to develop strategies for business reinvention, retirement, remodeling, store closings or complete liquidations.

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High Point Market Announces Strategic Partnership with Fashion Snoops

Published: 3/26/2018
This formal relationship will provide High Point Market attendees and followers with year-round access to vital trend resources from Fashion Snoops.

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Mattress1One Enhances Finance Offering to Feature Store-Branded Credit Card

Published: 3/26/2018
Mattress1One and TD Bank's expanded partnership will now include a customized, Mattress1One-branded credit card.

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Whitewood / John Thomas Furniture Teams Up with Design Personality for DIY Videos

Published: 3/26/2018
Teams up with Heather Daily to bring DIY back to life through a series of “how-to” videos.

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Remacro Machinery & Technology Opens New Showroom in High Point

Published: 3/26/2018
New showroom, opening April 12th, will be located at 207 South Main Street, High Point, next to the Main street IHFC building.

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Loloi Previews High Point Market Introductions with New Landing Page

Published: 3/25/2018
The page highlights some of Loloi’s rug and pillow collections that buyers and designers can expect to see in April.

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Spectra Home Creates Seminars for Retailers and Designers

Published: 3/25/2018
Set to present pair of educational events at High Point Market.

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Jerome’s Furniture Opens First Riverside County Dream Shop in Temecula

Published: 3/25/2018
Location marks fourth stand-alone mattress store after locations in San Diego County exceed expectations.

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Surya Announces Spring High Point Market Events

Published: 3/25/2018
Event agenda includes a lighting talk with Candice Olson, a rug CEU and eDesign panel discussion.

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Nourison Introduces Studio NYC Design Organic Modern Collection at New York Home Fashions Market

Published: 3/25/2018
Studio NYC Design features rugs, pillows and throws with an organic, modern and nature-inspired feel.

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Warren Coomber Joins Furniture First Staff

Published: 3/25/2018
Joins as Director of Sleep Products and Mattress 1st Stores.

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Gabriella White, LLC Launches Wendy Jane by Gabby Collection

Published: 3/25/2018
The new curated collection of indoor and outdoor performance pillows to premiere during High Point Market.

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WithIt Announces Education Breakfast Features

Published: 3/21/2018
New York Times best-selling author Justina Blakeney to be the guest speaker for the organization’s biannual High Point Market Educational Breakfast.

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Valdese Weavers Names Executive Hires and Promotions

Published: 3/21/2018
Ray Barnette, Jennifer Gwynn and Todd Irvin Promoted; Roger Berrier Jr, hired.

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Sealy Sofa Convertibles Adds Industry-Standard Sizes for Queen and Double Size Mattresses

Published: 3/21/2018
With the move, standard queen and full sheets will fit their sofa convertibles.

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The Pantone Color Institute Introduces PANTONEVIEW home + interiors 2019

Published: 3/19/2018
Each annual issue provides targeted color direction for home furnishings and interior design.

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EGGER Breaks Ground on U.S. Corporate Office Building in North Carolina

Published: 3/19/2018
New Office, scheduled for completion in early 2019, expands the company's U.S. presence to better serve North American customers.

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Designer Lisa Kahn Featured in USA Today’s Annual Home Magazine

Published: 3/19/2018
The publication hit newsstands March 13, 2018.

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OW Lee Wins Three Platinum and One Gold ADEX Awards

Published: 3/18/2018
Platinum and Gold awarded to the Pacifica and Casual Fireside collections.

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Fine Furniture Design Names Chris Miller President

Published: 3/18/2018
Miller has 25 years of experience in sales and marketing with brands like Rowe Fine Furniture and Four Hands.

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TrendWatch Vignettes Highlight Consumer Lifestyles at Spring High Point Market

Published: 3/18/2018
IMC’s signature trends forecast program to feature three themes and accompanying products that correspond with the everyday life stages of home furnishings buyers.

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High Point Market Announces Stars Under the Stars Entertainment for Spring Market 2018

Published: 3/17/2018
Stars Under the Stars is offering two unique nights of entertainment at Spring Market, April 14 - 18, 2018.

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Decorating Den Interiors Names Two New Vice Presidents

Published: 3/17/2018
Also announces Senior Executive retirement and other promotions.

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The Furniture Training Company Releases New Retail Management Essentials Course

Published: 3/17/2018
Cloud-based course for new and experienced home furnishings retail managers.

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Sam Moore to Showcase 40 New Upholstery Styles at Spring High Point Market

Published: 3/17/2018
The new silhouettes will be presented throughout six trend-inspired vignettes in the company’s showroom.

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BedGear Hires New Chief Intellectual Property Counsel

Published: 3/17/2018
Joseph Codispoti, a specialist in intellectual property strategy, to oversee the protection of BedGear’s product offerings.

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Steinreich Communications Adds to Home Furnishings Team with Addition of Former Furniture Today Editor

Published: 3/17/2018
Larry Thomas brings nearly 30 years of bedding & case goods experience to High Point office.

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TŌV Furniture Announces High Point Market Debut

Published: 3/17/2018
The fashionable furniture company secures ground floor space in the Showplace building

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McArthur Fine Furniture & Interiors Owners Retiring

Published: 3/17/2018
Ted and Theresa Pound to retire; passing the torch to their sons, Robert and Darin.

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Agio Taps Jim Kemp for Product Development VP

Published: 3/17/2018
Industry Veteran’s focus to be Agio’s specialty business.

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Jeff Foxworthy Home Collection among Main Street Properties Debuts for Spring High Point Market

Published: 3/17/2018
New furniture collection to highlight “comforts of home”.

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Badgley Mischka Home Opens New Furnishings Gallery in the Pacific Design Center

Published: 3/17/2018
New furnishings gallery opens just in time for this month’s West Week, Mar. 21 - 22.

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Judge Sets June Compliance Deadline for Formaldehyde Rule

Published: 3/17/2018
A Federal Judge has signed an agreement between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Sierra Club, setting a new June 1, 2018, compliance deadline for the federal formaldehyde rule and settling a lawsuit filed by the Sierra Club last October.

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Spring Air Rejoins International Sleep Products Association

Published: 3/17/2018
Rejoins the ISPA after nine-year hiatus.

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High Point Market Inaugurates “The Point” with Robust April Line-up

Published: 3/17/2018
A ribbon cutting event is scheduled for Friday, Apr. 13, at 12 pm, with a special welcome by comedian and TV show host Jeff Foxworthy.

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WithIt Board Establishes Scholarship Fund in Memory of Member Kathi Cunningham

Published: 3/17/2018
The scholarship will specifically be used for the registration fee to the WithIt Professional Conference for women who need financial assistance to be able to attend.

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Spectra Home Promotes Trio Of Executives

Published: 3/16/2018
Dennis Pressley, Greg Curry, and Jeff Braica promoted to support newly expanded business profile after merging with Palatial Furniture.

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Grako International Opens Second Showroom at High Point Market

Published: 3/16/2018
Grako’s new showroom will be making its High Point Market debut in space 306 at The Atrium.

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Eclipse International Targets Affordable Luxury With 3 Complete Collections

Published: 3/16/2018
New offering delivers high-end designs to retail for less than $3,500.

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Abbyson Expands Global Manufacturing with New Vietnam Operations

Published: 3/13/2018
Newly established office will oversee all current factories and future factories in Vietnam.

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City of High Point Recognizes “Green” Showroom

Published: 3/13/2018
Hickory White wins Green Market Award for efficient handling of trash and recycling.

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Boston Interiors Announces New Contemporary Furniture Collection "301 Modern"

Published: 3/13/2018
The collection consists of upholstery, dining and bedroom collections as well as coordinating accessories for each, including rugs and lighting.

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Hamilton-Wrenn Showrooms Highlight Upscale Introductions, CEU Educational Opportunities, and Customizable Product Lines

Published: 3/13/2018
A new signature event, Third Night: A Progressive Gala, is also planned for Spring Market in the Hamilton-Wrenn Design District.

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CASTELLE Announces Launch of Latest Collaboration - Biltmore by Castelle

Published: 3/13/2018
Castelle is partnering with Biltmore to create an outdoor collection drawn from the classic architectural elements of George Vanderbilt's endlessly-inspiring estate.

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Protect-A-Bed to Showcase 40-Pillow Program at New York Home Fashions Market

Published: 3/13/2018
At the event (March 19-22, 2018), the company will showcase their "SleepTailor" system, which pairs customers with pillows perfect for their height, body types, and sleeping styles.

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Bienenstock Furniture Library Announces 2018 Furniture Design Competition Winners

Published: 3/13/2018
$5,000 and $1,500 scholarships awarded.

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International Sleep Products Association Hires New Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs

Published: 3/11/2018
Clarke, an attorney, will direct the Association’s state and federal governmental affairs efforts and represent ISPA and the mattress industry.

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Fine Furniture Design Partners With Esquire to Launch Home Furnishings Line

Published: 3/11/2018
The 50-piece furniture collection will debut at the 2018 Spring High Point Market in April.

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Jordan’s Furniture Offers Free Black Panther Screening to Boston Public School Students

Published: 3/11/2018
Over 500 students were treated to a special screening at the Tempurpedic IMAX Theater at Jordan's Furniture in Reading MA.

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FFO Home to Open Store in Memphis

Published: 3/11/2018
The Memphis store will be the company's 49th store and 2nd store in Tennessee along with the location in Jackson.

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Stephanie Thompson Joins PERQ as Vice President of Client Success

Published: 3/11/2018
Thompson will lead a broad initiative to refine and expand client onboarding, data reporting and lifecycle processes.

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High Point Market Authority and Esteem Media Announce Design Bloggers Tour Participants and Sponsors

Published: 3/11/2018
Returning for its sixth Market, the High Point Market Design Bloggers Tour program will bring ten design bloggers to High Point Market for a 2-day tour of sponsoring showrooms.

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King Koil Ramps up Operations Team with Three Exec Appointments

Published: 3/11/2018
Vidoli promoted to VP; Gagnon will manage Arizona plant; Canevit to lead it, administrative & production initiatives.

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New Logo for Mega Motion Signals Moves to Strengthen Brand

Published: 3/11/2018
Mega Motion will be realigning their furniture retail products under the Mega Motion brand name.

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Classy Art's High Point Kickoff Party Date Changed

Published: 3/11/2018
This year's High Point Market Kick Off Party will be moved from its regular Thursday evening to a new permanent time of Friday evenings.

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Seminars, Tours and Hospitality Offerings Scheduled for Spring High Point Market

Published: 3/11/2018
Beginning on Saturday, April 14 and continuing through Tuesday, April 17, 20 seminars and five designer-hosted tours will be open to market attendees.

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Salesfloor Launches New Solution for Independent Retailers

Published: 3/11/2018
Associate App already used by leading national retailers, now available to small and medium sized retail stores.

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Isuzu to Display Electric Truck At NTEA

Published: 3/11/2018
Isuzu launches monitoring electrified N-Series.

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Chick-Fil-A's Lifeshape Executive to Keynote High Point Market Prayer Breakfast

Published: 3/7/2018
"He Who Serves Best Profits Most," will be the message theme at the 24th annual Prayer Breakfast, set for 7 AM Friday, April 13.

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Case Goods and Contract Furnishings Manufacturer, Whitewood Industries, Sells Company To Employees

Published: 3/7/2018
The privately-owned company has been sold to its employees through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).

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Hooker Furniture to Debut Antiquing-Inspired "Beaumont" collection at April High Point Market

Published: 3/7/2018
45-piece whole home collection is a curated group of pieces inspired by American antiques.

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Kane’s Appoints New Manager for Case Goods

Published: 3/7/2018
Dianne Martin was most recently a buyer with a regional retailer with American Signature where she specialized in master and youth bedroom furniture.

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Norwalk Furniture and The Color Marketing Group to Host Color Zest Workshop at Spring High Point Market

Published: 3/3/2018
The free event will take place Monday, April 16 from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. at the Norwalk Furniture showroom located at IHFC, Main 108.

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Youth Manufacturer Maxwood debuts XL/Queen line and Export Direct Program at Highpoint Spring Market

Published: 3/3/2018
Maxwood hopes to capture the small living trend with new products for youth and young adults.

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Malouf Expands Distribution Space to Nearly 3 Million Square Feet with Acquisition of Ohio Property

Published: 3/3/2018
Located in a suburb of Columbus, the facility adds just over 1 million square feet of space between two warehouse buildings on 125 acres to the company's distribution portfolio.

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Hooker Furniture Unveils 'New Traditional' Styling Approach for Spring 2018 High Point Market Upholstery Introductions

Published: 3/3/2018
New silhouettes feature mixed materials and updated style.

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Palm Springs Rattan Rebrands to Watermark Living

Published: 3/3/2018
Major rebranding initiative will debut with a new catalog, website and showroom at April High Point Market

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Stanley Furniture Announces Closing of Sale of Substantially All of Its Assets

Published: 3/3/2018
The purchase price consisted of approximately $10.8 million in cash, a subordinated promissory note in the principal amount of approximately $7.4 million, and a 5% equity interest in Churchill Downs LLC’s post-closing ultimate parent company.

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Hickory Chair Celebrates the Legacy of the Hampton Brands

Published: 3/3/2018
​The two companies have made the decision to part ways in order to pursue opportunities outside of their specific agreements.

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Consort to Launch Consort Furniture Collection

Published: 3/3/2018
New 44-piece furniture line handcrafted in the US will be available through the online shop and in the Los Angeles and New York retail stores Summer 2018.

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BedGear Launches Partnership with Mattress Warehouse

Published: 3/2/2018
New Performance Sleep Shops gives customers a hands-on opportunity to get professionally fit with BedGear's Performance Sleep System.

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CORY Appoints Luisa Solana VP Client Relations

Published: 3/2/2018
Solana began her career as a Dispatcher/Router at Cory in January of 2007 and quickly advanced into managerial positions within Cory.

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Registration Now Open for The Design Center at the Merchandise Mart’s 4th Annual Outdoor Design Conference

Published: 3/2/2018
Day-Long Event Showcasing the Best in Outdoor Residential Design Set for March 8.

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InterHall Spring Introductions Highlight Cross-Category Innovations During April High Point Market

Published: 3/2/2018
Product lines include upholstery, case goods, rugs, lighting and art.

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High Point Market Announces Keynote Series for Spring Market 2018

Published: 3/2/2018
This season’s educational series features headliners Trisha Yearwood and Doug Stephens, The Retail Prophet, in two dynamic events.

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Natura Expands Retail Reach with Addition of 123 Art Van Furniture, Art Van Pure Sleep Stores In Midwest

Published: 3/2/2018
Four key Natura models, designed for Art Van Furniture, will be featured on the retailer's floor.

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Monthly Furniture Insights Report From Smith Leonard

Published: 3/2/2018
The national retail results continue to show decent growth and both consumer confidence reports were very positive.

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Indiana Furniture Names Paula Schmidt as New Director of Marketing

Published: 3/2/2018
Schmidt has more than 20 years of experience in creative marketing, voice of the customer, promotion, and more.

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Designer Richard Frinier Wins Platinum

Published: 3/2/2018
Studio collection of Sunbrella Fabrics wins ADEX Platinum Design Excellence Award.

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WithIt Announces 2018 Board of Directors

Published: 3/2/2018
They Announced Pamela Thomas, Supply Chain Director at Universal Furniture, as 2018 President as well as the addition of several new vice presidents.

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Isuzu Announces 2018 and 2019 Model Lineup

Published: 3/1/2018
Low-cab-forward lineup includes two EPA-certified diesel engines and a gasoline engine alternative.

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Registration Now Open for the 2018 Canadian Furniture Show

Published: 2/27/2018
The only national furniture show in Canada will be held from Friday to Sunday, May 25 to 27, 2018, in Toronto.

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IHFRA Honors Emmet Root with 2018 Icon Award

Published: 2/24/2018
Award to be presented at Furniture Industry Awards Gala on April 16.

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Forward Space Opens New Showroom in Design Center at the Merchandise Mart

Published: 2/24/2018
Global office furniture provider expands Midwest presence with multifaceted showroom.

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SSA Reports Showroom Growth Rate Over Previous Winter Market

Published: 2/24/2018
Reports 9% Attendance growth with over 500 buyer groups.

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Furniture First Launches Second Performance Group for Members

Published: 2/24/2018
The "Beta" performance group follows the success of the "Alpha" group, which held its first meeting in June 2017.

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High Point Market and ASID Announce Design Viewpoints Series Sessions for Spring Market 2018

Published: 2/24/2018
On tap for the series are four seminars led by design industry experts to help you improve your business.

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Protect-A-Bed Bolsters International Sales with Tech Talent

Published: 2/24/2018
Information Technology Director moves to increase sales abroad.

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Decor-Rest Moves Into Two New Product Categories

Published: 2/24/2018
With Expansion, company is also moving into a brand new showroom for Spring Market.

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Purecare Expands to New 120,000 Sq.Ft. Headquarters in Arizona

Published: 2/24/2018
Move provides a six-time expansion in space from 20,000 Sq.Ft to 120,000.

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Malouf CEO Sam Malouf Earns Professional Achievement Award

Published: 2/24/2018
At an event on February 2, Sam Malouf was awarded the Professional Achievement Award from the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University.

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Klaussner Recently Launched Customer Rewards Program

Published: 2/24/2018
Program designed to drive incremental sales with Dealers.

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Ante4autism Event Raises $137,981 at 10th Annual Event

Published: 2/24/2018
Kids and families impacted by Autism will once again be the true winners from the event.

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Nationwide Invests in Industry Leading Digital Platform
and Announces New President at PRIMETIME

Published: 2/24/2018
Group invests in Retailer Web Services and Tom Hickman Tapped as new President.

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FHFRA Honors Baer's Furniture as Retailer of the Year

Published: 2/24/2018
The Florida Home Furnishings Representatives Association donates a portion of the event's proceeds to Baer's choice, City of Hope.

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Sean O'Connor, Brad Miller Join Furniture Fellowship Prayer Breakfast Board

Published: 2/23/2018
This year's prayer breakfast is set for Friday morning, April 13 at 7 a.m.

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Wayfair Recognizes Top Designs in Fourth Annual Wayfair Professional Tastemaker Awards

Published: 2/23/2018
Industry luminaries Barbara Corcoran, Hadley Keller and Stephen Sousa to identify leading talents in commercial and residential design.

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Southerland to Manufacture Gel Matrix Line for Intellibed

Published: 2/23/2018
New partnership will help expand innovative bedding line's distribution.

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IHFRA Announces Rising Star Rep Award Winners for April 16 Furniture Industry Awards Gala

Published: 2/23/2018
Nominations were received from various sectors of the furniture industry including retailers, manufacturers, and sales representatives.

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IHFRA Legacy Awards To Be Presented at Furniture Industry Awards Gala

Published: 2/23/2018
IHFRA's Legacy Award is presented to a sales representative who has been on the road for 30+ years and is still active in the furniture industry.

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Chris Pelcher Appointed Executive Vice President - General Manager Levin Furniture and Wolf Furniture

Published: 2/23/2018
Levin Furniture and Wolf Furniture were purchased late last year by Art Van Furniture.

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American Freight Furniture and Mattress Opens Two Stores and Moves One

Published: 2/19/2018
One store moves from Stuart, FL, to nearby Port St. Lucie; 2 new stores open in Cranston, Rhode Island and Topeka, KS.

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Cooperstein Joins Dimplex North America

Published: 2/19/2018
Howie Cooperstein has joined Dimplex North America as Vice President of Retail Sales.

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Man Wah Furniture Partners with Comedian Jeff Foxworthy

Published: 2/19/2018
Will launch the Jeff Foxworthy Home Collection this April at High Point Market.

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Surya To Launch Ceiling Lighting for Spring 2018

Published: 2/19/2018
The new collection includes 50 chandeliers and pendants at a wide range of price points in four styles – modern, traditional, transitional, and updated traditional.

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Casual Market Shifting & Growing at Las Vegas Market

Published: 2/19/2018
Industry roundtable explores shifting production cycle for Winter debuts.

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The Better Sleep Council Launches New Sleep Blog

Published: 2/19/2018
Better Sleep Council, the consumer-education arm of the International Sleep Products Association announces Better Sleep Council Blog.

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King Koil Names Ron Bruneau EVP Of Operations

Published: 2/19/2018
Industry veteran will direct corporate operations and oversee new Arizona factory.

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E.S. Kluft Unveils New Look at Flagship Bloomingdale's Manhattan Store

Published: 2/19/2018
75-foot illuminated NY skyline dominates new shop-in-shop concept.

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Sunbrella and Ballard Designs Launch Indoor Performance Upholstery Collection

Published: 2/19/2018
More than 100 fabrics available for custom upholstery and fabric by the yard.

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AICO Honors Sales Professionals

Published: 2/19/2018
The most prestigious honor, "Sales Professional of the Year 2017", was presented to Luke Wolanski, who has been representing AICO in IL, IN and WI for over 9 years.

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imm cologne 2018 Recap

Published: 2/19/2018
In total, around 125,000 attended the event, achieving a slight increase in visitors compared to 2016 despite Storm Friederike on Thursday and the resulting transportation difficulties.

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FFO Home Opens 48th Store in St. Joseph

Published: 2/18/2018
14th store in in the great state of Missouri will have a grand opening on March 1st.

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Therapedic Launches 2 New Collections at Las Vegas Market

Published: 2/18/2018
Launched its new TheraLuxe HD and Therawrap2 collections.

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Art Van Elslander, Founder of Art Van Furniture, Passes Away at 87

Published: 2/13/2018
A pioneer retailer and master promoter, he was widely respected in the furniture industry for his creative approach to marketing.

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IFTLC Announces its 58th Annual International Conference of Furniture Transportation and Logistics Managers

Published: 2/12/2018
IFTLC's 58th annual conference will be held May 9th to 11th, at Lago Mar Resort in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

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Brooklyn Bedding Delivers on Mattress Industry’s Emerging Trends in New Collection

Published: 2/12/2018
Eco-friendly materials and customization key to new partnership with Furniture First.

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Nourison Certified by RFMS and QFLOORS

Published: 2/12/2018
Certification makes it easier for Nourison to integrate with dealers using RFMS, QFLOORS and/or other software that support the fcB2B X12 standard.

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Ameriwood Home To Launch Two Mid-Century Modern Style Collections

Published: 2/12/2018
Vaughn and Atlas collections to launch mid-February.

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FFO Home Acquires Service Furniture and Bedding, Inc.

Published: 2/12/2018
The acquisition includes 13 stores operating under the Furniture Liquidators banner, and 15 Mattress and More Bedding stores.

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High Point Market Announces Two New Programs for Spring Market 2018

Published: 2/12/2018
One event is focused on education and Market resources and the other focused on networking and showroom discovery.

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HFA Welcomes New Board Members

Published: 2/12/2018
Officers and board members officially began their terms on Jan. 1, 2018.

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Kingsdown Strikes Private Label Partnership with 22-Store Retailer Mattress Land

Published: 2/12/2018
Under deal, Kingsdown will manufacture 14 mattresses for retailer’s ‘Sleepfit’ line.

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Dovetail Triples Showroom Space at High Point Market

Published: 2/12/2018
Home furnishings supplier moves to 16,000-square-foot-showroom in Market Square-MS142.

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Purple Launches Premium Comfort Mattresses

Published: 2/12/2018
New mattress design combines hyper-elastic polymer technology with proprietary responsive support coil system.

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Malouf’s Forging Freedom Event Raises Over $120,000 to Combat Child Trafficking

Published: 2/12/2018
On Jan. 28, Malouf invited its partners and friends to its showroom space at the World Market Center to learn about this vast and growing global issue.

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Alibaba Takes 15% Stake in Easyhome

Published: 2/12/2018
New Retail brings customers fully converged O2O home improvement experience.

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Arthur Rome Retires from Rome Furniture

Published: 2/12/2018
Longtime President of Rome Furniture retired after 45 years working for the family-owned Rome Furniture.

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Out with the Old in 2018: Flexible Financing to Drive Revenue

Published: 2/12/2018
Furniture retailers hoping for the uptick in customer interest in the new year must have the processes in place to ensure that they are able to convert that interest into sales.

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41st CIFF Guangzhou, March 18-31st, to be Split Into Two Phases

Published: 2/11/2018
The first phase (March 18 -21), will feature home furniture, home decor & home textiles, outdoor & leisure furniture; The second phase (28 to 31 March) will feature office furniture, commercial furniture, hotel furniture and furniture machinery & raw materials.

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imm cologne 2018 Announces Winners of the 15th Pure Talents Contest

Published: 2/11/2018
The international jury selected the winners from the shortlist of 20 entries by design students and young graduates from Germany and other European countries.

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International Exhibitors Widens Variety and Trends at Malaysian International Furniture Fair 2018

Published: 2/11/2018
The March 8-11 event expands show by 25% to 100,000sqm.

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Mod Mom Furniture and Little Colorado Announce Licensing Partnership

Published: 2/11/2018
Partnering with Little Colorado provides the opportunity to expand production and distribution of existing and new designs throughout the United States and Canada.

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Monthly Furniture Insights Report From Smith Leonard

Published: 2/11/2018
The retail results from national reports continue to show nice steady growth.

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Ashley HomeStore Celebrates 800th Store Opening

Published: 2/11/2018
Tijuana (Rio), Mexico location adds to the more than 250 HomeStores internationally.

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Nationwide Marketing Group Acquires Digital Partner Site on Time

Published: 2/11/2018
New investment to spawn digital advantages for nationwide members.

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Jordan’s Furniture Launches 2018 Double Play Youth Baseball Donation Program

Published: 2/11/2018
In partnership with the Red Sox Foundation’s Reviving Baseball In Inner Cities (RBI) Program, baseball equipment will be distributed to over 2,000 inner-city youth.

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CASTELLE Launches Interactive Custom Draping Tool

Published: 2/11/2018
New tool offers the ability to customize any collection piece within the entire handcrafted outdoor furnishings brand with thousands of options in a virtual and printed format.

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Canadian Home Furnishings Alliance Announce Recipients of the Lifetime Achievement and the Retailer of the Year Awards

Published: 2/11/2018
Awards gala will be held the day before the Canadian Furniture Show on Thursday, May 24, 2018.

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Rem-Fit Partners with TGen in Technology Driven Study

Published: 2/11/2018
ZEEQ Smart Pillow set to aid researchers in understanding the science behind sleep.

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IMC Appoints Liz Silver Director of Leasing for Handmade at Las Vegas Market

Published: 2/3/2018
Silver is a 20-year wholesale craft industry veteran who has held positions with both the American Craft Council (ACC) and George Little Management.

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J&J Furniture to close after 51 years in Mobile

Published: 2/3/2018
The family owned 4 stores and 100,000 square foot distribution center are closing.

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Najarian Furniture Appoints Excecutive VP of Operations, National Sales VP

Published: 2/3/2018
Promotes Michael Lawrence to the role of Executive Vice-President of Operations and engaged Carlos Dominguez to the position of National Sales Vice President.

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HFA Announces Call for 2018 Retailer of the Year Nominations

Published: 2/3/2018
Nominations are due by April 18 and awards will be presented on Saturday, September 15 at the HFA’s Insights Experience in Minneapolis.

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Eclipse International Launches Luxury Bedding Line Called ‘Velika’

Published: 2/3/2018
New program addresses space & customization with bricks-and-clicks strategy.

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High Point Market Announces New Product Premiere Program, Twitter Chat for Spring Market 2018

Published: 2/3/2018
Focusing on new products being debuted at Spring Market (April 14-18) this program will give attendees a sneak peek of what to expect at the April show.

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Las Vegas Market Honors Exceptional Temporary Booth Design

Published: 2/3/2018
Eleven best booth awards recognize excellence & creativity.

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Busiest-Ever Las Vegas Market Records Striking Attendance Gains

Published: 2/3/2018
Buoyant Winter Market registers 13%+ growth in buyer turnout; strong order-writing & record breaking number of exhibitors.

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AICO Bestows Annual Honors

Published: 2/2/2018
The Employee of the Year award was presented to AICO’s Customer Service Manager, Nelly Herrera; The Spirit of Excellence was awarded to Veronica Guzman Villanueva, AICO’s Assistant Customer Service Manager.

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King Koil to Open a New Manufacturing Facility in Arizona

Published: 2/2/2018
Plant will make products to serve western retail partners.

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Nadeau President Brian Pickler Accepted into Forbes Los Angeles Business Council

Published: 2/2/2018
Organization is an invitation-only community for small business owners in the Greater Los Angeles area.

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IFDA Educational Foundation Announces its 2018 Scholarship Program

Published: 2/2/2018
Seven high-achieving design students at accredited colleges will share $12,500 in scholarships this year.

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PERQ Develops Website Provider Partner Program

Published: 2/2/2018
Partner program delivers online guided shopping experience to home furnishings consumers.

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Manwah/Cheers Expands Management Team to support Company Growth

Published: 2/2/2018
Bill Patrick has joined as Senior VP of National Accounts; Henry Stern, joins the company as VP of National Accounts.

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ICFA Names Morris Director of Operations

Published: 2/2/2018
Michele Morris provided support to AHFA’s public relations and marketing functions for 18 years.

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Blue Bell Mattress Promotes Two of its Sales Directors to Vice President.

Published: 2/2/2018
Both Leah Shaffer and Jonathan Gaspari have been named vice president of sales for Blue Bell.

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Art Van Furniture Opens New Flagship Store in Canton, MI

Published: 2/2/2018
Two-story, 70,000 square foot showroom first to be built in retailer’s home state from ground up in 20 years.

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Serta Simmons Bedding Issues Outlook for 2018 U.S. Sleep Market

Published: 2/2/2018
Predicts continued growth for the almost $9 billion bedding industry.

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NBC Newsman Tom Brokaw to be Keynote Speaker at American Home Furnishings Hall Of Fame Induction Celebration

Published: 2/2/2018
Will headline the 2018 Lead with Vision Induction Celebration on Oct. 14 during the High Point Market.

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RC Willey Home Furnishing Opens New Store in Sacramento, CA

Published: 2/2/2018
New location is a cornerstone of new Delta Shores development on I-5.

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Emily Morrow Home Launches Home Decor Shopping Site

Published: 2/2/2018
Profits from Emily Morrow Home purchases help breast cancer patients and their families.

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Michael-Cleary Expands Presence in The Design Center at The Merchandise Mart

Published: 2/2/2018
Residential design showroom relocates to larger space within themart; broadens product offering.

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Ante4autism Event Raises Over $130,000, Sets New Record at 10th Annual Event

Published: 2/2/2018
Todd Gerdes from Restonic takes home Grand Champions plaque.

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Sleep Number and NFL Announce Partnership to Emphasize the Importance of Sleep on Player Performance

Published: 2/2/2018
Sleep Number named the Official Sleep and Wellness Partner of the NFL.

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Consumers’ Habits Indicate Home is Where the Bar is

Published: 1/25/2018
With more people entertaining at home, this affords a big opportunity for the home furnishings industry to sell products that make it easier for people to play host from the comfort of their homes.

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PureCare Expands Showroom and Design Center at Winter 2018 Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/25/2018
PureCare expands their showroom, offers retailers’ hands-on design center and welcomes spink & edgar mattresses in Vegas.

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ZUO Moves to Building A for Las Vegas Winter Market

Published: 1/25/2018
To announce and celebrate company’s move, they have created a busy event schedule for market attendees.

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Nicholas Gonzalez, Star of ABC’s Hit TV Show “The Good Doctor” to play in Ante4Autism Event

Published: 1/25/2018
The 10th Annual Ante4autism poker tournament takes place at the Golden Nugget, Saturday, January, 27th, 2018.

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STORIS 9.9 Release Delivers Key Functionality to Competitive Marketplace

Published: 1/25/2018
STORIS 9.9 will be available for demonstration at the upcoming Las Vegas Market starting January 27, 2018.

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Magniflex to Unveil Their Nuvola Collection at Upcoming Las Vegas Market.

Published: 1/25/2018
The Nuvola collection contains unique components such as Thermic fabric and Aquabreeze foam.

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Magniflex Unveils Rinnova Collection at Las Vegas Market.

Published: 1/25/2018
The Rinnova collection consists of Magniflex’s signature dual core technology, Celliant® fabric and Aquabreeze foam.

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Bush Furniture to Debut Chair Program at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/23/2018
In total, 16 chairs will be on display in their Showroom during Winter Market from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1.

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Bush Furniture to Build on Recent Success with New Product Introductions

Published: 1/23/2018
The company has a growing number of home office products, sit-to-stand desks, storage items, hall trees, and even a bar cabinet on tap for 2018.

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Lazzaro Leather Adds New Las Vegas Showroom

Published: 1/23/2018
Featured products will include classic and contemporary seating plus creative accents.

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Reverie To Launch National Sleep Coaching Program for Consumers at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/23/2018
The dual-pronged program, which will make its debut at the Las Vegas Market Jan. 28 – Feb. 1, is designed to help consumers learn healthy sleep habits.

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Palliser Launches New Website Focused on Expanded Product Offering, Retailers

Published: 1/23/2018
Palliser improves its online presence with a new website, simplifying the search for Palliser top retail partners.

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Nourison Appoints Robert Tucci as Director of National Sales

Published: 1/23/2018
Tucci will be responsible for continued sales development of the company’s extensive rug, decorative broadloom, and home accent businesses.

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Vispring Celebrates 2018 with New Launches

Published: 1/23/2018
The British bed brand will unveil the new models: Devonshire, Regent and Victoria.

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Spring Air Updates ‘Back Supporter’ Line with Fresh Fabrics for Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/23/2018
Updated aesthetic to boost beds’ ‘curb appeal’ on retail floors.

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Southerland Unveils ‘Evolution Collection’ of Hybrid Mattress at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/23/2018
The next generation hybrid line features a range of ultra-premium materials and technologies curated for a supportive, comfortable sleep.

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‘Ionic Sleep System’ from Southerland Features Copper-Infused Fabrics for Healthier Sleep

Published: 1/23/2018
Sleep System is a line of pillows, mattress protectors and sheets infused with copper ions that offer benefits ranging from odor control to skin wellness.

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MLily Unveils a Smart Bed Designed to Provide Consumers Tangible Information for Improving Sleep Habits

Published: 1/23/2018
The smart bed incorporates a diagnostic tool that helps monitor sleep patterns to provide consumers information on a variety of things, including time slept, restless periods and positioning.

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King Koil Launches 120th Anniversary Celebration with New Collection

Published: 1/23/2018
‘Limited Edition 120th Gold’ collection will deliver promotional opportunities for retailers throughout 2018.

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Ergomotion to Introduce Industry’s First Light-Weight Adjustable Base

Published: 1/23/2018
Adjustable base, 'The Leaf', can replace bedframe and be assembled in less than 30 minutes.

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Ergomotion to Introduce Voice-Activated Adjustable Bases In Las Vegas

Published: 1/23/2018
Top-selling ‘contour active motion base’ & ‘motion bedroom furniture’ lines will now feature amazon Alexa compatibility.

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Eclipse International Las Vegas Market Introductions Set Consistent Product Path for Company

Published: 1/23/2018
Four collections set production standards for licensing organization.

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Customatic Adjustable Bedz Creates ‘Innovation Lab’ as Part of Las Vegas Market Experience

Published: 1/23/2018
Expanded showroom will feature new technologies under development.

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Classic Brands Expands ‘Coppersmart Collection’ to Four Models for Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/23/2018
Classic introduced one bed featuring copper at the last market, and its success warranted the line extension.

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Classic Brands Expands Urban Loft Brand with Hybrid Line Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/23/2018
Four-bed collection features phase-change fabric for cooler sleep experience.

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Blu Sleep Expands Sleep Accessories Line with Scent-Infused Pillows, Mattress & Protection Products

Published: 1/23/2018
The Essential Collection of four pillows feature a carefully selected collection of essential oils to deliver soothing aromas during sleep.

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Blu Sleep Adds Roll-Pack Mattresses to Popular ‘Nature Collection’ of Pillows

Published: 1/23/2018
Five-bed collection coordinates with pillow line to simplify the sales process.

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Abbyson To Present New Products and Designs at January’s Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/20/2018
A total of 250 new SKU’s across 12 lifestyle categories will be on full display at its expansive Building B showroom.

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Sealy Unveils New Sealy Hybrid Line with Cooling Technology

Published: 1/20/2018
Sealy Hybrid Line combines best of both innerspring and memory foam features.

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Tempur-Pedic Unveils Next Generation of Mattresses

Published: 1/20/2018
New Tempur-Pedic adjustable bases and TEMPUR-Adapt pillows also debut in 2018.

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Nourison Introduces Painterly Designs, Neutral Animal Prints, Flat Weaves and More

Published: 1/20/2018
Will release new broadloom carpet designs and collections at The International Surface Event on January 30th – February 1st in Las Vegas.

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PERQ Brings Online Guided Shopping Platform to Furniture First Members

Published: 1/20/2018
PERQ is offering Furniture First retail members a negotiated discounted rate for their award-winning online guided shopping experience platform.

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Las Vegas Market Unveils 2018 Global Goodness Winners

Published: 1/20/2018
Arcadia Home, HTD, Pebble selected by judges; Yumajai earns People’s Choice.

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Diakon Logistics Promotes Industry Veteran to Vice President of Operations

Published: 1/20/2018
Tom Hessler began his 38-year career as a delivery contractor and worked his way up to executive management.

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Raffel Systems Taps Neal Grigg to Lead Growth in Bedding Category

Published: 1/20/2018
Grigg brings more than 40 years’ experience in the mattress business with expertise in marketing and design of bedding applications.

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American Drew Introduces Rustic-Modern Collection at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/20/2018
La-Z-Boy casegoods brand launches new collection in expanded showroom space.

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Four La-Z-Boy Portfolio Brands Unite in One Expanded Showroom at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/20/2018
Newly renovated showroom located on the fifth floor of building B.

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Kincaid Furniture Showcases French-Inspired Collection at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/20/2018
Solid wood leader features stone street in expanded showroom.

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Simba Signs Major Distribution Partnership with Primo International

Published: 1/20/2018
Major distribution partnership in bid to snare $30bn+ billion global mattress market.

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Malouf Set to Launch New Pillows and Duvet Set at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/20/2018
The company is set to unveil its ActiveDough pillow line, which offers a new foam formula and an opportunity to give to charity.

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Reverie to Feature New Adjustable Bed Technology at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/20/2018
New conceptual adjustable bed allows for adjustability through brain wave activity, no remote required.

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Brooklyn Bedding Launches Brooklyn Bowery Mattress Collection

Published: 1/20/2018
Premium details in an all-foam bed take sleep essentials to a whole new level.

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Brooklyn Bedding Launches Brooklyn Signature Collection

Published: 1/20/2018
Brooklyn Signature has individually pocketed coils to provide customized support, and includes premium TitanFlex™ foam.

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29th Annual ARTS Awards Recipients Announced

Published: 1/20/2018
The ARTS Awards is the premier international awards program for the home industry honoring manufacturers, retailers, designers, and sales representatives.

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American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Elects New Officers and Board Members

Published: 1/20/2018
The 2018 inductees will be honored at the Lead with Vision 2018 Induction Celebration on Sunday, Oct. 14 at the High Point Market.

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Danican to Feature Their Private-Label Container Program at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/19/2018
Danican’s Private Label Program is flexible and specifically meets the requirements of retailers, distributors and manufacturers in the United States.

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The SSA Showroom will Host 28 Mattress/Bedding Member Companies at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/19/2018
Five new companies are presenting mattress/bedding products as members of the Specialty Sleep Association.

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“Organic Goes Mainstream” with Naturepedic’s New Serenade Organic Mattress Program

Published: 1/19/2018
Designed and priced specifically for furniture stores and independent mattress retail shops.

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Englander Enhances Tension Ease and Showroom for Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/19/2018
Englander is introducing Tension Ease Platinum+ (Plus) which provides enhanced comfort and cooling.

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Diamond Mattress Unboxes Rally Sales System 2.0 in New Las Vegas Showroom

Published: 1/19/2018
Will also be premiering its own 3,500-square-foot space at the Las Vegas Market.

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Symbol Expands Specialty Sleep with Classic Comfort Collection and Strategic Marketing of Sleep Fresh

Published: 1/19/2018
The Sleep Fresh system allows consumers to control temperature zones with a wireless remote or mobile app.

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Noir Furniture to Highlight New Designs and Lighting Collection at Winter Markets

Published: 1/19/2018
Noir will showcase their designs at AmericasMart, Dallas Market Center, as well as the Las Vegas Market.

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Therapedic Plans to Unveil Two New Product Lines at January Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/19/2018
Therapedic’s TheraLuxeHD, a four model, heavy-duty performance line and Therawrap2, a two-sided, pocketed-coil line will be showcased at Las Vegas Market.

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Nourison to Launch New Calvin Klein Flat Weave Stripes, Shag, Microfiber and Multi-Use Rugs at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/19/2018
There are five new area rug collections named after U.S. cities, and designs named after city districts.

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A. Lava & Son, Customatic & Others Added as Sponsors at 10th Ante4Autism Event

Published: 1/19/2018
The 10th Annual Ante4autism poker tournament will be held at the Golden Nugget, Saturday, January, 27th, 2018.

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Diamond Mattress ‘Experience’ Takes Center Stage at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/19/2018
Central to their 3,500-square-foot showroom is the experience center, which includes interactive displays on Diamond Foam.

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Southerland More Than Doubles its Las Vegas Market Showroom with Move to Premier Corner Space in Building B

Published: 1/19/2018
New space provides maximum exposure & space for brand’s growing product lineup.

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Las Vegas Market Unveils Digital Preview of First Look Trends

Published: 1/19/2018
170+ Exhibitors to be spotlighted in proprietary FIRST LOOK guide.

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Ashley Furniture to Donate More Than $1 Million of Mattresses to Victims of Hurricane Maria

Published: 1/19/2018
Ashley will donate more than 4,700 mattresses to victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.

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Michael-Cleary Expands Presence in The Design Center at The Merchandise Mart

Published: 1/19/2018
Residential design showroom relocates to larger space within themart; broadens product offering.

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Jordan’s Furniture Awards Employee Bonus of $3300 Each

Published: 1/19/2018
Announced with a 60,000 ping-pong ball drop at Taunton MA headquarters.

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Decorating Den Interiors Honors 2017’s Top Design Businesses

Published: 1/19/2018
Records sixth consecutive year of retail sales growth.

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E.S. Kluft Expands Sales Leadership Team with 2 Industry Vets

Published: 1/19/2018
Bill Visser, Brett Swygman will manage luxury brands’ sales in Western and Central U.S.

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Village Green Receives First ICFA Creativity Award

Published: 1/19/2018
The Retail Genius Award was created to recognize retailers whose creativity invokes the spirit of Mary Fruehauf, an industry leader who was known for her unique approach to igniting excitement and emphasizing the fun in outdoor living.

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Classy Art Opens New Showroom in Las Vegas

Published: 1/19/2018
After years of showing in a shared showroom with Crown Mark, Classy Art has decided to expand into a showroom of its own.

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Sustainable Furnishings Council Releases Findings from Latest Green Home Furnishings Consumer Study

Published: 1/19/2018
Eighth research installment shows tipping point in consumer awareness about environmental issues, especially indoor air quality and global warming.

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Currey & Company To Debut New Denise McGaha Home Furnishings Collection

Published: 1/19/2018
The new Denise McGaha home furnishings collection will debut at the October 2018 High Point Market with more on the drawing board for 2019.

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1stdibs Survey Reveals the Biggest Interior Design Trends of the New Year

Published: 1/19/2018
Colors make a comeback, metals will fade, and individuality will reign supreme in 2018.

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ICFA Confers First Industry Partner Award To theMART

Published: 1/19/2018
Owned by Vornado Realty Trust, theMART (previously known as the Merchandise Mart) has hosted the annual Casual Market for more than four decades.

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Twin Star Home Reveals New Brand And Lifestyle Collections At Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/16/2018
Launching a range of new home furnishings in partnership with award-wining designer Jena Hall.

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Growth Prompts Furniture of America to Expand Las Vegas Market Space by 250%

Published: 1/16/2018
The brand will host a major unveiling of the new 70,000-square-foot-location during the Winter Las Vegas Market later this month.

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Patricia Lynn Plaxico Passes Away at 77

Published: 1/16/2018
A designer, historian, and lover of arts and music, Pat was a member of the Board of Directors of the Bienenstock Furniture Library where a sculpture garden was created in her honor.

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Surya Wins 2018 America’s Magnificent Carpet Award for Second Consecutive Year

Published: 1/16/2018
Top Selling Harput Rug Recognized for Design Excellence.

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Nourison Honored in Two Categories at 2018 America's Magnificent Carpets Awards

Published: 1/16/2018
The annual America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards celebrates the latest in rug design across various price points.

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Eclipse International Names Karns To Head Eastern Region

Published: 1/16/2018
Steve Karns has more than 30 years of experience in the sales and marketing of bedding brands with leading mattress manufacturers King Koil, Englander and Serta.

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Las Vegas Market Reports Influx of Discoveries Exhibitors

Published: 1/15/2018
Vintage, antique, one-of-a-kind resources proliferate in expanded pavilions seminars, tours & special events add value for Market participants.

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Loloi Expands Las Vegas Showroom in Time for Winter Market

Published: 1/15/2018
Additional 2,500 sq. ft. of showroom to enhance showcased collections.

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HFA Sets Next Generation NOW Events for 2018 Las Vegas

Published: 1/15/2018
Every Market HFA hosts events specifically for the future leaders and young professionals in the Home Furnishings Industry.

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Protect-A-Bed Expands Product Line For Winter Markets

Published: 1/15/2018
The product line expansion, which encompasses 43 new pillow variations, is aimed to provide the perfect pillow for every sleeper.

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Las Vegas Market Bolsters Dominant Position in Bedding Industry

Published: 1/15/2018
25 Key suppliers opening, expanding & renewing showrooms for Winter Market.

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High Point Market Opens Registration for Spring Market 2018

Published: 1/15/2018
The Spring High Point Market will be held on Saturday, April 14, through Wednesday, April 18.

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Bedding Industry Veteran Chris Henning Joins Customatic Adjustable Bedz as EVP Sales & Marketing

Published: 1/15/2018
In his new role, he will focus on opening new sleep and furniture doors nationwide, further developing key account relationships and play a role in the company’s branding and marketing initiatives.

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Durham Furniture To Make International Debut At IMM Cologne

Published: 1/15/2018
The 1,300-square-foot show space will be the company’s first exhibition outside of North America.

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MicroD Acquires Award-Winning Digital Marketing Agency Web Full Circle

Published: 1/15/2018
Web Full Circle has received numerous awards for work in content marketing, search engine optimization, digital marketing and conversion rate optimization.

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TŌV Furniture Named UPS Business Of The Month

Published: 1/15/2018
The New York Islanders and UPS feature TŌV Furniture as partner of the month at Barclays Center.

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Malouf to Combat Human Trafficking with Forging Freedom Event at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/15/2018
The after-market event will discuss the global issue of child sex trafficking and what our industry can do to help.

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Laurie Rudd Public Relations and Marketing Hits 10 Year Milestone Delivering Corporate Communications and Media Relations for the Outdoor Category

Published: 1/15/2018
Laurie Rudd Public Relations will mark its tenth anniversary year with the launch of a redesigned website this spring and a monthly charitable giving campaign in honor of causes dear to Rudd, family members, and industry friends.

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Vanguard Furniture Announces Grand Opening of New Showroom at The Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/15/2018
New showroom caters to retailers and designers with a small footprint and big ideas.

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3 Industry Leaders Join King Koil Leadership Team In Senior Roles

Published: 1/15/2018
Binke building leadership with key sales, finance & operations appointments.

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Fashion Bed Group Revamps Entire Adjustables Program for Winter Market

Published: 1/15/2018
New products and shipping options to be showcased at Vegas Market.

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Fashion Bed Group to Unveil New Bed Designs at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/15/2018
Array of new bed designs ranging from daybeds and storage models to easy-to-ship “bed-in-a-box” designs to be unveiled.

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Fashion Bed Group Expands Horizons with Universal Headboards

Published: 1/15/2018
FBG will unveil three new universal headboard styles at Winter Market in Las Vegas

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Fashion Bed Group Expands Casual Seating Options

Published: 1/15/2018
New bar and counter stools to be previewed at January Market.

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Malouf Named One of the “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America”

Published: 1/8/2018
Utah-based company recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2017 Entrepreneur360 List.

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WithIt Announces Wow Award Nominee Finalists

Published: 1/8/2018
Awards Dinner to be held January 28, 2018 in Las Vegas.

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Nourison Introduces New Rug Collections From Calvin Klein, Christopher Guy, Barclay Butera, Kathy Ireland and Portfolio at January Markets

Published: 1/8/2018
Both Atlanta and Las Vegas Markets will center on stripes, bold color, abstract patterns and brush stroke designs.

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Abbyson Hosts “Mastering Social Media & Growing Your Design Business” with Top Influencers at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/8/2018
Four of the Digital Design Darlings, including Lori Paranjape, Shayla Copas, Erinn Valencich and Natalie Reddell, will participate in a lively panel discussion.

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Las Vegas Market Reports Gains In Temporary Gift and Home Exhibitors

Published: 1/8/2018
500+ gift and home décor suppliers will be showcased in seven categories during the Winter 2018 Las Vegas Market, January 28-February 1, 2018.

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Two Fine Furniture Design Execs Named to Interim Leadership Team Following Graham Resignation

Published: 1/8/2018
Erin Sullivan, vice president of product development, will continue her leadership role in new product development and will also support the company’s outside sales team and customers.

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OW Lee to Debut the New Pendleton Fabric Collection

Published: 1/8/2018
These Sunbrella fabrics, designed in collaboration with the iconic Pendleton brand, will debut at the Las Vegas Market in January 2018.

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Houston Furniture Bank to be Honored at ARTS Awards

Published: 1/8/2018
Humanitarian Award to be presented to Gulf Coast non-profit.

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A.R.T. Furniture Appoints Megan Streba to Director of Marketing

Published: 1/8/2018
Streba joined A.R.T. in July 2016 with previous experience from furniture manufacturers in areas of marketing, design, upholstery and showroom management.

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Hooker Furniture Partners with Kingsdown to Offer Exclusive Mattresses for its Bedroom Collection

Published: 1/8/2018
The exclusively designed mattress collection – Hooker Furniture by Kingsdown – features step-up models in 11-, 13- and 15-inch profiles with firm and plush options on the 15-inch model.

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Reverie Will Host Tailgate Party for NFL Pro Bowl Game at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/8/2018
Event will kick off many showroom activities designed to make showroom a unique market destination.

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IFDA To Present The "Rising Stars of Design" Awards

Published: 1/7/2018
11th annual “Rising Stars of Design” awards ceremony to take place on January 9th in Manhattan's D & D Building.

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Castelle Continues Launch of its 2018 Introductions and Luxury Quick Ship Program During Atlanta Winter Market

Published: 1/7/2018
The Quick Ship Program has been designed to include a selection of products from four popular collections with each available to ship within 48 hours of receipt of a purchase order.

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Capel Rugs Debuting Breccan Collection At Winter Markets

Published: 1/7/2018
Anthony Baratta Collection, additions to Genevieve Gorder Line available for first time in Atlanta and Las Vegas.

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BedGear Fuels Boston Celtics in New Partnership

Published: 1/7/2018
Performance Sleep to Support Celtics in Upcoming London Game.

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CORT Launches Free Furniture Sweepstakes for Students

Published: 1/7/2018
Furniture rental and retail company offers college students the chance to win free furniture for a year.

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Rent-A-Center Announces CEO Transition

Published: 1/7/2018
Mitch Fadel Appointed CEO Succeeding Mark Speese.

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Mattress Retailer GhostBed Announces it Now Accepts Bitcoin

Published: 1/7/2018
Online mattress retailer GhostBed now accepts Bitcoin utilizing blockchain payments technology platform BitPay.

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Mattress Retailer GhostBed Announces it Now Accepts Bitcoin

Published: 1/7/2018
Online mattress retailer GhostBed now accepts Bitcoin utilizing blockchain payments technology platform BitPay.

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Brooklyn Bedding Announces New Permanent Showroom at Las Vegas Market

Published: 1/7/2018
Custom mattress manufacturer continues wholesale expansion of Bed-in-a-Box.

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High Point Market Announces the 2018 Style Spotters Team

Published: 1/7/2018
This group was unveiled as the incoming team at the Style Spotters LIVE! breakfast during Fall Market this past October, but now they are officially taking the reigns as the 2018 Style Spotters team.

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King Koil Changing Domestic Business Strategy

Published: 1/7/2018
Bedding brand to transform U.S. licensing model to sell direct to retailers; will add its own manfacturing & sales operations.

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Spring Air’s 8th Annual Global Licensing Summit Draws Representatives From 24 Countries

Published: 1/7/2018
Representatives from 25 countries took part in the conference where they received a report on the brand’s success in 2017 and plans for the new year.

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Stoma's Furniture & Interiors is closing

Published: 1/7/2018
After more than 20 years as the premier home furnishings destination, the decision has been made to close Stoma’s Furniture & Interiors store, located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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Ashley HomeStore’s Hope to Dream Program and United Way of Suncoast Deliver 150 New Beds to Victims of Hurricane Irma

Published: 1/7/2018
Ashley employees, from the company’s facilities in Tampa and Brandon, Florida, volunteered with the deliveries of the beds.

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Monthly Furniture Insights Report From Smith Leonard

Published: 1/2/2018
We hear from time to time that “retail is slow” but the national retail reports do not indicate that.

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A.R.T. Furniture Promotes John Scarsella to Midwest Regional Sales Manager

Published: 1/2/2018
Scarsella will support customers and sales representatives in six territories while continuing his territory responsibilities in Nebraska, Kansas and Missouri.

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John C. Portman Jr. Passes Away at 93

Published: 1/2/2018
Portman pioneered the role of architect/developer, designing and developing the initial Atlanta Merchandise Mart, now AmericasMart Atlanta.

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Art Van Furniture to Host Their Popular "Let It Snow" Contest in 2018.

Published: 1/2/2018
January 5, 6, 7, 8, 2018 purchases of $999 or more to be fully refunded if it snows three inches on Super Bowl Sunday, February 4

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Nourison to Open New Showroom at Atlanta Market

Published: 1/2/2018
The custom-built 6,000 square foot space is in a prime location on the first floor lobby level and will be easily accessible to customers visiting Atlanta Market.

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FFO Home to Celebrate 34 Year Anniversary

Published: 12/31/2017
Their celebration, in all 47 stores will feature special lower pricing on items ending in 34, exclusive limited time buys, and several giveaways throughout the month of January.

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Capel Rugs Offering Special Incentive For Winter Market Showroom Appointments

Published: 12/31/2017
Retailers, Designers to receive four free rug swatches for advance planning.

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Tayse Rugs Acquires New Headquarters in Calhoun, GA

Published: 12/31/2017
The new location includes over 300,000 square feet of warehouse space with 40 to 60-foot ceiling, giving over 4 times the capacity of its previous Headquarters.

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Surya to Showcase Hundreds of New Designs at 2018 Winter Markets

Published: 12/31/2017
The latest additions to the Surya line will be on display at the company’s AmericasMart Atlanta showroom from January 9-16, and at its Dallas Market Center showroom, January 17-23.

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Las Vegas Market Forges Alliances with Record 36 Industry Partners

Published: 12/31/2017
Highest-ever number of retail & trade groups for Winter Market.

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Agio to Preview 2019 Program at 2018 Las Vegas Market

Published: 12/31/2017
Preview demonstrates the manufacturer’s commitment to what it sees as a seismic shift in the Outdoor category.

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Independent Retailers Score their Share of Ecommerce Business this Holiday Season

Published: 12/23/2017
Retailer Web Services releases year over year gains in online and mobile traffic and resulting November profits.

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Baker Introduces New Fabric Collection by Designer Philip Gorrivan

Published: 12/23/2017
New York Designer has created an exclusive new fabric collection using traditional and classic textiles.

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Protect-A-Bed Invests in Online Space

Published: 12/23/2017
The future is about driving engagement for the company’s retail partners.

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Eclipse International & Blue Ocean Sleep to Facilitate Opening of Van Vorst Branded Stores in China

Published: 12/23/2017
First two Van Vorst Studio stores to open in March.

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The Design Center at The Merchandise Mart Marks 2017 as Banner Year for Development and Growth

Published: 12/23/2017
Major design brands invest in more than 100,000 square feet of the landmark location.

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Twin-Star International to Launch Rebrand and Introduce New Products at Winter 2018 Las Vegas Market

Published: 12/23/2017
Electric fireplace company will become twin star home and unveil new logo, products and merchandising strategies.

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Vystar Names Steve Rotman as CEO; Appoints 3 Board Members

Published: 12/23/2017
Also moves headquarters to Worcester, Mass.

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Baker Appoints Jay Paschall as Vice President of Showrooms

Published: 12/23/2017
In this role, Paschall will have P&L responsibility for the company operated trade showrooms.

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Ashley HomeStore’s Hope to Dream Program Exceeds 50,000 Beds Donated to Children in Need

Published: 12/23/2017
Program celebrates seven years of providing the gift of sleep to deserving children.

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Raffel Systems Redesigns Website to Support Manufacturers, Retailers And Consumers

Published: 12/23/2017
Furniture manufacturers and retailers can get detailed information on the company’s core capabilities and product catalog in addition to the assurance that their customers can get Raffel support directly.

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Milling Road Introduces New Designs by Designer Darryl Carter

Published: 12/23/2017
Baker Collaborated with designer to introduce fourteen new designs for the Milling Road collection.

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Las Vegas Market Offers Products & Programs for Casual & Outdoor Industry

Published: 12/23/2017
Two design trade shows cooperate to offer buyers enhanced opportunities for sourcing related categories in January 2018.

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AHFA's Furniture Foundation Makes Additional Grant To Catawba Valley Community College Furniture Academy

Published: 12/18/2017
Grants are typically announced in May, but a special need at the new CVCC Furniture Academy campus resulted in a second allocation.

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Surya Hires Rob Rosenquist as New VP of Sales

Published: 12/18/2017
Rosenquist will lead sales efforts for Surya across all segments including design, retail and e-commerce channels.

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Boston Interiors Celebrates Grand Opening of 9th location

Published: 12/18/2017
Newest Location and New Area Concept opens in Dedham, Mass

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American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Calls For Nominations

Published: 12/18/2017
Nominations accepted December 15 Through February 1.

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Classic Brands Continues to Build Senior Sales Team With Addition of O’Neill To VP Of Sales

Published: 12/18/2017
With more than 24 years of experience in bedding sales and marketing for leading mattress brands Sealy, Serta Simmons and Tempur-Pedic, O’Neill has now joined Classic Brands.

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City Furniture Opens Midtown Miami Showroom

Published: 12/18/2017
Planning an estimated $100 million expansion slated to create four new or renovated showrooms in South and Central Florida by year-end 2019.

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Customatic Adjustable Bedz and Mantua Mfg. Co. Expand Partnership

Published: 12/18/2017
The improved partnership will merge the best of Customatic’s international manufacturing, product innovation and design prowess with Mantua’s domestic production, warehousing, sales, and marketing expertise.

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Industry Veteran Terry Nelson Joins Myriad Software

Published: 12/18/2017
Joins Myriad as a Business Development Executive.

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SSA To Host Discussion Panel on Online Reviews at Las Vegas Winter Market

Published: 12/18/2017
Panel titled, "How To Use The Voice Of Your Customer To Super-Power Your Marketing Impact And Generate More Customers" to take place Monday, January 29th.

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First Annual Report for Bye Bye Mattress Program in California Finds that Nearly 1 Million Mattresses Collected in Recycling Program

Published: 12/18/2017
The report states that the Program’s recyclers diverted approximately 29 million pounds of steel, foam, fiber and wood from disposal in landfills to being used to make new useful products.

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Jerome’s Furniture Opens Two More Dream Shops, Planning More Throughout Southern California

Published: 12/18/2017
Locations in San Diego County’s Mission Valley, Solana Beach launched after Downtown store exceeds expectations.

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Heritage Home Group to Sell Lane Venture to Bassett Furniture

Published: 12/18/2017
Completion of the sale is expected before the end of the year.

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Ashley Furniture Hosts Wreath Laying Ceremony at Soldiers Walk to Honor Veterans

Published: 12/18/2017
This is the second year Ashley has sponsored this event to commemorate National Wreaths Across America Day.

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Bob's Discount Furniture Partners with Boston Bruins to Donate 250 Beds to Massachusetts Children in Need

Published: 12/18/2017
Donation is part of the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless’ A Bed for Every Child Initiative.

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Blu Sleep to Unveil New Las Vegas Showroom, Logo, Packaging & P.O.P. Designs in New Rebranding Initiative

Published: 12/18/2017
Designs emphasize spa-like experience Blu Sleep products are meant to replicate.

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New Ashley Homestore Location Opened on Black Friday in East Peoria

Published: 12/18/2017
A formal ribbon cutting and Grand Opening Celebration will be held Saturday, January 13, 2018.

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Las Vegas Market Hosts Debut of Green Gables Designer Line

Published: 12/17/2017
Tim McClellan HOME Collection launching at Winter Market.

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HPMA Accepting Submissions and Sponsorships for Spring Market 2018 Design Bloggers Tour

Published: 12/17/2017
The High Point Market Design Bloggers Tour will bring a group of ten leading design bloggers to High Point Market for 2 full days of tours in sponsoring showrooms.

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Universal Furniture Announces Market Trip Giveaway

Published: 12/17/2017
Interior Designers can enter the giveaway during Esteem Media’s Design Blogger’s Conference in Los Angeles, March 4-6, 2018.

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Las Vegas Market Expands Seasonal Offerings

Published: 12/17/2017
Four new showrooms bring seasonal resources to nearly 500 for Winter Market.

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International Furniture Show Australia Welcomes Australian Furniture Association Members at the Inaugural Show

Published: 12/17/2017
The inaugural International Furniture Show Australia will take place at the International Convention Centre, Sydney from July 12 to 14, 2018.

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United Completes Purchase of Lane Furniture

Published: 12/17/2017
The purchase includes the global rights to the Lane brand, the 750,000 square-foot manufacturing facility in Belden, and Lane’s 202,000 square-foot Royal Development recliner mechanism facility in High Point.

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29th ARTS Awards Presenters Announced

Published: 12/17/2017
The ARTS Awards, an international awards program dedicated to home industry excellence and achievement is presented each January during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, January 17-23.

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American Freight Furniture and Mattress Moves to Larger Jacksonville Location

Published: 12/17/2017
Growing Retailer opens bigger store in Northeast Florida.

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AICO Team Walks For Hope

Published: 12/11/2017
Each year, walkers of all ages join as a community for this annual fundraising event in support of the fight against women's cancers.

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Las Vegas Market Presents Dynamic Seminars & Events

Published: 12/11/2017
Exclusive trend forecasting, awards programs & industry networking sessions planned for Winter Market.

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Malouf Raises $100,000 for Anti-Human Trafficking Initiatives

Published: 12/11/2017
On Nov. 17 and 18, the company held a warehouse sale with a large portion of sales benefitting the Malouf Foundation’s anti-human trafficking initiatives.

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Surya to Release ‘Ultra Violet’ Rugs and Accessories at Winter Markets

Published: 12/11/2017
Ultra Violet is Pantone's 2018 Color of the Year.

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Society of Interior Designers Singapore (SIDS) Launches New Award Categories to Recognize Outstanding Designers

Published: 12/11/2017
Singapore Interior Design Awards to promote Singapore’s interior design industry on an international stage.

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Stanley Announces CEO Transition, Election of Three Vice Presidents for Sales and Director Resignations

Published: 12/11/2017
Matthew W. Smith has been elected Interim Chief Executive Officer, Josh Carter has been promoted to Vice President of Sales – Brick & Mortar, John Pigg has been promoted to Vice President of Sales – Interior Design, and Landon Smith has been promoted to Vice President of Sales – E-Commerce.

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Pantone Unveils Color of the Year 2018: PANTONE 18-3838 Ultra Violet

Published: 12/11/2017
A dramatically provocative and thoughtful purple shade, PANTONE 18-3838 Ultra Violet communicates originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us towards the future.

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American Freight Furniture and Mattress Opens New Store in Glendale, Arizona

Published: 12/11/2017
Growing Furniture Retailer Adds Fourth Store in the Phoenix Area.

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Ante4autism Adds 7 More Sponsors for January 27th Event at Golden Nugget

Published: 12/11/2017
Planned Furniture Promotions, Coconis Furniture, Cranes Mattress Superstore, Mantua Manufacturing, Elfa, Devan, Richmond Furniture Gallery sponsor event.

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Cadence Keen Introduces the Unique BedMade EZ Bed Maker

Published: 12/11/2017
To release the BedMade EZ® Bed Maker and other diverse bedroom accessories for retailers at Winter Las Vegas Market 2018 in the SSA Showroom.

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Blue Bell Mattress Acquires Comfort Mattress Co.

Published: 12/11/2017
Deal expands Blue Bell footprint to Midwest & adds Art Van Furniture as major new dealer.

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Twin-Star Announces Three Additions to Executive Leadership Team

Published: 12/10/2017
James Junker, Vice President of Product Management; Lisa Cody, Vice President of Marketing; and Todd Outten, Vice President of Sales.

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Las Vegas Market Intensifies Furniture Leasing Activity

Published: 12/10/2017
30+ New, expanded & renewed showrooms confirmed for Winter Market.

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Ashley Furniture Sponsors Robotics Programs for School Districts in Mississippi and Wisconsin

Published: 12/10/2017
More than $33,000 supports 22 middle schools and high schools.

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Curry Joins Spectra Home

Published: 12/10/2017
Manufacturer taps upholstery veteran for marketing position.

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Nanotex Contract Transition to Crypton Complete

Published: 12/10/2017
The transition was scheduled for January 1st 2018; however, Crypton was able to implemented its transition plan earlier than expected.

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Dallas Mavericks Expands Partnership with BedGear for 2nd Year

Published: 12/10/2017
BedGear professionally fit each individual athlete with a personalized Performance Sleep System.

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Inventor of The Pocket Coil Spring Releases Archival Photo Book at Las Vegas Market

Published: 12/10/2017
Marshall Mattress: The Illustrated History of the World’s First Pocket Coil Spring Mattress is a photo book that illustrates the early history of the company.

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FFO Home Opens 47th Store in Longview, TX on Friday, December 29th

Published: 12/10/2017
This location will be the furniture retailer’s second in the state of Texas and 47th companywide

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High Point Market Authority Releases the High Point Market Style Report for Winter/Spring 2018

Published: 12/10/2017
The report was developed by eight home fashion gurus – 4 sets of design duos - all part of the HPMA’s 2017 Style Spotters team.

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Monthly Furniture Insights Report From Smith Leonard

Published: 12/4/2017
With consumer confidence at highest levels in years, unemployment also at lowest in some time, and interest rates still low, all signs should be good for the industry.

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Abbyson’s Digital Programs Driving New Cross-Channel Visibility & Increased Sales

Published: 12/4/2017
Abbyson reports increased Black Friday & Cyber Monday weekend sales with 40% increase over 2016.

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Eclipse International Hosts Domestic Licensing Summit

Published: 12/4/2017
Company representatives converge to develop 2018 strategic goals.

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United Furniture’s Launch of New Metro Area Distribution Program Featured at Northeast Furniture & Accessory Market

Published: 12/4/2017
Furniture manufactured at the company’s factories in North Carolina, Mississippi and California will be shipped to United Furniture’s new distribution center in Mount Vernon, N.Y. for deliveries in the metro area.

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Malouf Furniture in Foley, AL Joins Furniture First

Published: 12/4/2017
As a new member, Malouf will be eligible for free travel to and accommodations at the buying group’s Annual Symposium in Fort Lauderdale next May.

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Valdese Weavers Launches First All-In-One Performance Fabric, Inside Out Performance Fabrics.

Published: 12/4/2017
Valdese Weavers enhanced their product development capabilities through an acquisition, and after extensive market research the company has created a comprehensive and innovative performance textile.

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AHFA's Solution Partners Division Announces 2018 Officers

Published: 12/4/2017
Serving as first vice chairman is Brian Kneibel of Intertek, Grand Rapids, Mich and Heather Corrigan of Lectra in Smyrna, Ga., is second vice chairman.

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Mark Fierek to Lead Specialized Furniture Carriers Divison

Published: 12/4/2017
Richard Tucker of Shelba D. Johnson Trucking, High Point, is first vice chairman, and Steve Ennis of Murrow’s Transfer, Thomasville, N.C., is second vice chair.

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Las Vegas Market Cultivates Better Home Décor Resources

Published: 12/1/2017
12 new & expanded showrooms, 50+ new temporary exhibitors.

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Former Pirch Distribution Center in N.J. Available for Sublease

Published: 12/1/2017
The sublease of the 50,000-square-foot distribution center in Moonachie is last step in portfolio reorganization spearheaded by A&G Realty Partners.

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Online Survey Finds That While Black Friday Has Gone Global, Cyber Monday Has Remained North American

Published: 12/1/2017
An international survey, conducted among 3,400 participants from 8 developed countries, has revealed that Black Friday enjoys a double-digit popularity percentage in 6 countries outside the United States, while Cyber Monday tops out at only 4% outside of North America.

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Resource Decor Appoints New President of Sales for the Americas

Published: 12/1/2017
Jeddrey Reich has been with Rochdale Spears Group, parent company of Resource Decor, for two years and was most recently Sales Director, Major Accounts.

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New Sunbrella Textile Designs to Debut at Showtime Market

Published: 11/29/2017
The Architexture Collection, by designer Richard Frinier, echoes architectural design elements found in surface and facade design.

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Las Vegas Market Hosts Housewares Design Awards Celebration

Published: 11/29/2017
2018 winners to be announced at Winter Market.

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Art Van Furniture Acquires Levin and Wolf Furniture

Published: 11/29/2017
Purchase of 53 Mid-Atlantic stores raises Art Van to Top 10 National Furniture Retailer with $1.3 billion in annual sales.

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Kingsdown Celebrates 100th Branded Store in China

Published: 11/29/2017
The store is part of Kingsdown’s ongoing licensing partnership with Asian-based bedding producer and retailer Roth Bedding Technology International Limited.

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ITA Announces Newest Exhibitors At Showtime

Published: 11/29/2017
New exhibitors debut at the 56th textile market, Winter Showtime 2017, set for December 3-6.

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Frank Gehry to be Honored as 2018 Design Icon at Las Vegas Winter Market

Published: 11/29/2017
The Design Icon Award honors an architect or interior designer who has made a significant contribution to the industry throughout their career.

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Coleman Furniture Surges Into the Top 500 Internet Retailers

Published: 11/29/2017
The online furniture retailer is #481 in the “Internet Retailer Top 500”.

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Hooker Furniture Warehouse Sale Raises More Than $40,000 To Benefit Local Community Organizations

Published: 11/29/2017
Hooker Furniture recently held a warehouse sale with all proceeds benefitting Grace Network and the Salvation Army of Martinsville-Henry County.

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Durham Furniture Enhances Perfectbalance Catalog

Published: 11/29/2017
The catalog updates complete phase two of the company’s recent initiative to enhance the marketing and sales support materials for its PerfectBalance collection.

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RowOne Partners with Shayne International Holding

Published: 11/29/2017
Partnership creates a custom home entertainment and motion program that delivers directly from China.

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Ashley Furniture HomeStore Opens in Thunder Bay, Ontario

Published: 11/27/2017
The new 24,000 square-foot store is located at 640 Balmoral Street in Thunder Bay.

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Ashley Furniture HomeStore Opens New Store in Port Charlotte, Florida

Published: 11/27/2017
The interior architectural design includes a 25,000 square foot showroom with the newest styles, colors and fabrics in complete home furniture room settings including accessories and area rugs.

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Las Vegas Market Accepting Global Goodness Awards Entries

Published: 11/27/2017
Awards recognize exhibitors for sustainability & social responsibility.

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Restonic, Sauder Woodworking Co., Added as Sponsors for Ante4Autism

Published: 11/27/2017
Shari & Kevin Wagner, Custom Fundraising Solutions are Gold Sponsors, Larry McKay and Maxime Knitting become Silver sponsors.

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Clarity Receives New Round of Private Funding

Published: 11/27/2017
New capital adds significant resources to Web Solutions Company.

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Jeff Katz Joins Palliser As Vice President, Stationary Upholstery Product Development

Published: 11/27/2017
Palliser Furniture has also filled two key roles in their Canadian sales division.

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Mark Owen Joins Classic Brands

Published: 11/27/2017
Sales & Marketing Executive to focus on business development.

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American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Receives Registered Trademark for Name

Published: 11/27/2017
securing a registered trademark grants the organization exclusive rights when it comes to the use of its name.

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Restonic Mattress Adds Todd Gerdes to Sales Staff

Published: 11/21/2017
Over the past 36 years Todd has worked with the Corsicana Mattress company and the Spring Air Mattress Company.

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STORIS’ 2017 Client Conference Recap

Published: 11/21/2017
STORIS’ 2017 Client Conference took place from November 1-3, 2017 at the Wyndham Hamilton Park Conference Center in Florham Park, NJ.

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AmericasMart Introduces New Mobile App

Published: 11/21/2017
Their new network enables accurate blue-dot navigation and turn-by-turn directions within the existing AmericasMart mobile app.

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InfoGraphic: A New Era of Corporate Social Responsibility

Published: 11/21/2017
New study reveals how millennials are driving the trend in corporate social responsibility: do better doing business.

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Loloi to Open Showroom at Dallas Market Center

Published: 11/21/2017
Stand-alone space to feature expanded products, special collections.

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The QFMA Honors Pioneers of the Quebec Furniture Industry

Published: 11/21/2017
The QFMA honored these pioneers, during its annual convention, which was held at the Ritz-Carlton Montreal Hotel.

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More New and Expanded Showrooms, Product Launches, and Big Events for January 2018 Lightovation

Published: 11/21/2017
Lightovation, taking place January 17-21, 2018, will present more than 1 million square feet of residential lighting resources.

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Fine Furniture Design Launches “+2 Retail Program”

Published: 11/21/2017
New program is a merchandising solution that allows retailers to duplicate the visual lifestyle displays featured in its High Point showroom.

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IFDA Educational Foundation Names 2018 Board of Trustees

Published: 11/21/2017
The board is selected to oversee and administer $28,000 in annual design-related scholarships and grants.

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Stanley Furniture Announces Agreement to Sell Substantially All of Its Assets

Published: 11/21/2017
Churchill Downs LLC is a Delaware limited liability company formed by Walter Blocker, Chairman of Vietnam Trade Alliance in Ho Chi Minh City, to acquire the Stanley assets.

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BEDGEAR Announces 17 Performance Sleep Shops in Art Van PureSleep Locations

Published: 11/20/2017
New lifestyle concept is to be installed by year's end and will be housed in select Art Van PureSleep locations in the Midwest.

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Customatic Adjustable Bedz Invests $1 Million in It's New ‘Platinum Elite Customer Service’ Program

Published: 11/20/2017
Platinum Elite demonstrates the company’s recent rollout of a network of field service technicians trained to provide service in Customatic’s line of adjustable foundations.

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Polyurethane Enables Manufacturers to Keep Consumers’ Top Priorities in Mind

Published: 11/20/2017
Flexible polyurethane foam (FPF) enables today’s furniture to be more comfortable, durable and stylish than ever.

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Nourison's Corporate Location in NJ Goes Solar

Published: 11/20/2017
The New Jersey site will accommodate a kW-DC photovoltaic solar system, capable of producing nearly 770,000 kilowatt hours of electricity its first year, and more than 19 million kilowatt hours over 25 years.

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Las Vegas Market Reveals Four Trends to Watch in 2018

Published: 11/20/2017
Exclusive FIRST LOOK program showcases directional trends.

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Stanley Furniture Announces Third Quarter 2017 Result

Published: 11/20/2017
Third quarter sales decreased 10.2% sequentially from the second quarter, 5.5% compared to prior year quarter and 4.4% year to date.

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Nationwide and MEGA Begin Working as One at First National Planning Meeting

Published: 11/20/2017
Combined teams ramp up services and programs in preparation for massive PrimeTime event.

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AmericasMart July Market to Operate on Seven-Day Schedule

Published: 11/20/2017
The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market in July 2018 is Tuesday, July 10 – Monday, July 16, 2018 with Temporaries Wednesday, July 11 – Sunday, July 15.

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Las Vegas Market Partners with Aid to Artisans

Published: 11/20/2017
Initiative will bring 20 first-time Global Artisans to Winter Market.

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A&M Capital Opportunities Partners With Classic Brands

Published: 11/20/2017
Investment will support sleep products provider in its efforts to further scale and support its customers.

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New Study Finds Retailers Don't See Ecommerce as a Holiday Threat

Published: 11/20/2017
Small and local businesses embrace digital marketing to drive in-store sales, yet leave billions in marketing support by brands on the table.

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American Freight Furniture and Mattress Moves from Willoughby to East Lake

Published: 11/20/2017
Growing retailer opens bigger location in NorthEast Ohio.

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Kane’s Furniture Names New Chief Marketing Officer

Published: 11/20/2017
An expert in developing strategic initiatives in the health, sports, restaurant, hospitality and furniture sectors, Sutcliffe was founder and president of Sutcliffe Partners in Washington D.C.

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Bob’s Discount Furniture Donates $103,000 to Hunger-Relief Organizations

Published: 11/20/2017
Retailer celebrates the holiday season by gifting $1,000 to 103 food pantries.

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Priscilla Walgram Joins the Lynch Sales Company

Published: 11/20/2017
Priscilla has more than 35 years of experience in the home furnishings industry, management and interior design.

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Protect-A-Bed, Eclipse International & Eastman House Become Sponsors for Ante4Autism

Published: 11/14/2017
Event moves to Saturday, 1/27/18 at Golden Nugget.

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Kingsdown Continues Growth in Vietnam with Opening of Second Branded Store

Published: 11/14/2017
Bedding manufacturer on target to hit 500 stores in Asia by 2020.

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Classy Art Joins Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies in Houston

Published: 11/14/2017
Classy Art was recognized and awarded by the University of Houston’s Alumni program to join the Cougar 100 Program as one of the fastest growing companies in Houston.

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Phillips Collection Hires New Director of Sales

Published: 11/14/2017
Susan Andrulis joins the company as their new Director of Sales.

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Wittenberg to Serve as 2018 AHFA Chairman

Published: 11/14/2017
Bill was elected 2018 Chairman of the AHFA Board of Directors during the organization’s 2017 Annual Meeting here November 3-5.

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Ashley HomeStore’s Hope to Dream Program Hosts Harvest Festival Fun for 50 Underprivileged Children

Published: 11/14/2017
Hope to Dream (Enterprise West) is dedicated to the children and families in our local communities and has provided 2,700 beds, this year alone, to children in need.

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BDI’s New Website Wins Gold in National Web Designation

Published: 11/14/2017
Awarded with a 2017 Gold Award from W3 in the category of Visual Appeal-Experience.

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AHFA Presents 2017 Distinguished Service Award to Robert Maricich

Published: 11/14/2017
The award is conferred annually to an industry executive selected for his or her contributions to the home furnishings industry, to the AHFA and to their local community.

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TUUCI Acquires PAVILION Furniture

Published: 11/14/2017
PAVILION will continue to operate as its own company and brand, independent from TUUCI’s umbrella and cabana divisions.

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Hooker Furniture Announces Winners of High Point Market Social Media Contest For The Trade

Published: 11/14/2017
The contest is part of the company’s ongoing strategy to introduce new social media tactics to further engage with customers online.

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Four Recruiting Tips for Small Business Owners in an Overtapped Labor Pool

Published: 11/14/2017
When you operate a small business, every team member matters greatly, and an open position can drastically impact your production.

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American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Announces New History Initiative: The Heritage Project

Published: 11/14/2017
The Heritage Project will include professional interviews with workers within the home furnishings industry, thereby grasping the significant roles they played, their stories and their expertise through the years.

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Furniture Leaders Bernards Furniture & Bauhaus Furniture Group Debut in Las Vegas

Published: 11/14/2017
Major manufacturers open first Western showroom for Winter Market.

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Art Van Furniture Announces It’s Largest Franchise Partnership

Published: 11/4/2017
Retailer’s franchise agreement with St. Louis Retail Owner, Jay Steinback, of Rothman Furniture & Mattress includes seven stores and expands footprint to six states.

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Reverie’s Hybrid Sleep System Receives Top Mattress Rating From Leading Consumer Magazine

Published: 11/4/2017
Their Dream Supreme II Hybrid Sleep System received 81 out of 100 and a rating of “recommended” from Customer Reports.

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Michael Delgaudio Joins Marge Carson in New Post of Creative Director

Published: 11/4/2017
In his role, he will be responsible for fabric selection, showroom layout and design, photography direction and visual merchandising.

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Matthias Pollmann To Be The New Division Head for Koelnmesse’s Field of Furnishing In Cologne

Published: 11/4/2017
He will succeed Arne Petersen starting December 1st.

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Customatic Hires Industry Veteran Andrew Bandremer as EVP New Channel Sales and Sourcing

Published: 11/4/2017
In the new position, Bandremer will lead the company’s sales initiatives in the home furnishings segment and accelerate Customatic’s expansion into other distribution channels, as well as assist in product development and sourcing.

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Boston Interiors Opens First New Hampshire Location in Bedford

Published: 11/4/2017
The 21,000-square foot showroom is located at the newly renovated Bedford Grove Shopping Center and will be the company’s eighth location.

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Jerome’s Furniture Opens 14th Location

Published: 11/4/2017
The store, located in Moreno Valley, California, debuts the company’s new “Warm Warehouse” concept.

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Mattress Mack’s promotion to result in $10M in refunds

Published: 11/4/2017
After the Astros won the world series, the “Win it all, get it all” promotion resulted in more than $10 million in refunds.

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Popular ‘Book The Block’ Hotel Promotion Returns to Las Vegas Market

Published: 11/4/2017
27 Hotels offered for Winter Market; lowest rates and chances to win.

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Nourison Celebrates Launch of Christopher Guy Collection at High Point Market

Published: 11/4/2017
The collection of handmade area rugs made of New Zealand Wool, silk and mohair were displayed throughout the Nourison and Christopher Guy showrooms at Fall High Point Market.

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Federal Flammability Act Proposed

Published: 11/4/2017
The AHFA-Backed Bill Is Based on California’s Technical Bulletin 117-2013.

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44th Edition of IHGF Delhi Fair Post Show Recap

Published: 11/4/2017
The Autumn 2017 edition, which ran October 12-16th, 2017 in Dehli, India, brought together over 3000 exhibitors in 14 different show sectors.

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Calico Bay Dining Collection Earns ASFD Pinnacle Award

Published: 11/3/2017
The Calico Bay Dining Collection was introduced at the April 2017 High Point Market as part of Charleston Forge's Jarrett Bay Home Collection.

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Jerome’s Furniture Names Jeff MacGurn VP of Digital Technology

Published: 11/3/2017
Entrepreneurial executive holds 18 years experience in web development, sales, marketing, delivery, customer support, management across many industries.

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Furniture of America Expands at Las Vegas Market

Published: 11/3/2017
Debuts 70,000-square-foot location at Winter Market

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Texas Retail Buyer Wins $1000 Cash After Seeing Demonstration of the Ultimate Power Recliner

Published: 11/3/2017
Dozens of retailers during the recent High Point Market tried their luck opening the Treasure Chest at the Mega/Windermere showroom in the Plaza Suites building.

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Cypton to Process All Nanotex Contract Fabrics Effective January 1, 2018

Published: 11/3/2017
This strategic move ensures that Crypton’s strict quality assurances and control are now shared across Nanotex’s offering of contract finishing solutions.

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Universal Names West Coast Vice President of Sales

Published: 11/3/2017
The company’s sales representative for the New York/New Jersey/Connecticut area, Chris De Lisa is joining the executive team in High Point.

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Sealy UK Launches Ingredients List

Published: 11/3/2017
Sealy UK will start to feature full product declarations for its core brochure, with a full list of elements and components, including materials used and sourced.

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Parker Gwen Launches New Curated Online Shopping Experience Featuring Home Décor and Home Technology Products.

Published: 10/31/2017
Parker Gwen will now feature furniture, consumer electronics, home décor, kitchen products, bedding and bath products, and small appliances.

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Brenda Dillon Named Director of E-commerce Merchandising for Art Van Furniture

Published: 10/31/2017
Home furnishings expert to oversee the purchase and merchandising of all products sold online

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Ashley Furniture Breaks Ground on New Distribution and Fulfillment Center

Published: 10/31/2017
This 877,230 sq. ft. facility, located in Mesquite, TX, will house a Distribution and Fulfillment Center to service the South central market.

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Bedding Innovations Create Interest and Traffic at High Point Market

Published: 10/31/2017
Citing innovative product introductions and access to key suppliers, retailers said they come to High Point to buy bedding and explore numerous sources for their stores.

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Ashley Furniture Hosts More Than 400 Students in Celebration of National Manufacturing Day

Published: 10/31/2017
Manufacturing Day is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers.

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Naturepedic Founder Receives SUSTY Award from the American Sustainable Business Council

Published: 10/31/2017
Barry Cik received a Sustainable Policy Award -- or “SUSTY” -- which ASBC gives annually to recognize exemplary leadership in promoting policies that help build a more environmentally, socially and economically sustainable America.

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Bob’s Discount Furniture Announces Grand Opening of New Headquarters in Manchester, CT

Published: 10/31/2017
Furniture retailer expands presence in Connecticut with new headquarters and renovated store.

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Gold Bond Introduces First 8-Inch, Encased Coil Mattress To Futon Line

Published: 10/31/2017
Mattress delivers the comfort of innerspring to growing futon category.

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29th ARTS Awards Reservations Now Open

Published: 10/31/2017
The ARTS Awards, presented annually in January during Total Home & Gift Market, acknowledges preeminent manufacturers, retailers, interior designers, products designers, and sales representatives in up to 27 categories.

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Walmart eCommerce Home Group and Hayneedle Key New Leadership Announced

Published: 10/31/2017
Scott Doughman and Anthony Soohoo will drive accelerated company growth through discovery and engagement.

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Art Van Furniture and WXYZ-TV to Fight Hunger with Ninth Annual “Together We Can” Community Food Drive

Published: 10/31/2017
Campaign to collect non-perishable food to benefit Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan.

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E.S. Kluft Promotes 4 Veteran Sales Executives

Published: 10/31/2017
Dominick Azevedo to oversee Domestic & International sales.

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Temporary Exhibitors Expanding at Las Vegas Market

Published: 10/31/2017
500+ Gift & Home Décor resources presented in three pavilions at Winter Market, two new categories debut & new DISCOVERIES segmentation.

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SoCal Furniture & Home Accessory Trade Show Expanded By 50%

Published: 10/31/2017
The largest market of its kind in Southern California will take place November 9th and 10th in Long Beach, California.

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Neil Zimmer Named Senior Vice President of Art Van PureSleep

Published: 10/31/2017
Zimmer’s new position will also absorb the responsibilities of David Van Elslander, who recently left the company.

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Stability Standard Updated

Published: 10/31/2017
ASTM International revised the industry’s voluntary stability standard as part of its ongoing effort to reduce injuries and deaths associated with the tip-over of residential clothing storage furniture.

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Malouf Art Auction Raises Funds for Local Non-Profit Aimed at Abuse Prevention

Published: 10/31/2017
The Malouf Foundation raised $41,314 for Citizens Against Physical and Sexual Abuse (CAPSA) at its second annual Art for CAPSA art auction and dinner fundraiser.

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Furniture First Adds Members, Plans to Open Symposium Sponsorship Nov. 1st

Published: 10/31/2017
J. Allan’s in Brookhaven, MS and FX Marcotte in South Portland, ME joins the Furniture buying cooperative.

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Industry Veteran Tenuta Joins Eclipse International

Published: 10/31/2017
Tenuta has more than 30 years of experience in the sales and marketing of luxury brands like E.S. Kluft, Aireloom, Kingsdown, Hypnos, and Paramount Sleep.

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City of Hope Announces Spirit of Life Award Dinner Honorees

Published: 10/18/2017
Kim Yost, president and CEO of Art Van Furniture along with Samson Holding co-founders Samuel Kuo and Grace Liu to be honroed during the 2018 Spirit of Life Award Dinner, April 15, 2018.

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City Furniture Steps up to Aid Community with Hurricane Irma Relief

Published: 10/18/2017
Commitment includes American Red Cross donation match of up to $100,000 in furnishings for those rebuilding.

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Kingsdown Signs First Domestic Licensing Agreement with Biscayne Bedding International

Published: 10/18/2017
New licensing model will expand reach of brand in select parts of the country.

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Art Van Celebrates Opening of it’s Newest Chicagoland Showroom in Kildeer, Il

Published: 10/18/2017
New 41,000 square-foot store celebrated Grand Opening on October 14th, 2018.

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IMC Coordinating Home Industry Humanitarian Efforts

Published: 10/18/2017
High Point Market & Las Vegas Market efforts to aid crisis relief.

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Malouf Foundation Initiative to Take on Human Trafficking

Published: 10/18/2017
The company will focus efforts and funding to become a force against human trafficking by supporting non-profit and law enforcement, as well as to aid in the aftercare and rehabilitation of child survivors.

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Bob’s Discount Furniture Enters Los Angeles Market

Published: 10/18/2017
Plans for Six Store Openings Scheduled for 2018

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Robb & Stucky Continues Florida Expansion with Opening of Boca Raton Store

Published: 10/17/2017
Luxury design and home furnishings retailer also announces hiring of Frank D. Angelis as General Manager.

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Universal Furniture Unveils Zephyr Collection

Published: 10/17/2017
Casual and lighthearted contemporary collection was shown at Fall High Point Market

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Sustainable Furnishings Council Announces Winners of Second Annual #GetYourGreenOn Design Competition

Published: 10/17/2017
Katherine Snedeker of The Arrangement takes top #GetYourGreenOn prize, the Sustainable Design Excellence Award

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Loloi Introduces Seven New Rug Collections at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/12/2017
Dallas-based manufacturer premiers assortment of rugs, throws, and pillows.

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Bassett Mirror Company Adds Switched On! to Style Portfolios

Published: 10/12/2017
The new style portfolio is an assortment of colorful accent pieces influenced by popular culture and art.

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43 New and 39 Relocated/Expanded Exhibitors to Debut Along with the Rug Show and the Design Studio

Published: 10/12/2017
The design studio and the rug show to debut in Suites at Market Square.

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Non-Profit Animal Rescue Foundation Looking for High Point Market Donations

Published: 10/12/2017
Group is asking exhibitors at the High Point Market for any unwanted furniture or bedding that becomes available after the market to be auctioned at an annual fundraiser hosted by Whiskers Rescue Foundation.

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Man Wah/Cheers Relocates & Expands at Las Vegas Market

Published: 10/12/2017
New, Larger Space on B5 for Winter Market

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Tickets Going Fast For ASFD Pinnacle Awards Gala

Published: 10/12/2017
Event to feature up-and-coming singer/songwriter Anne-Claire and more.

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75 Retailers Sign On To Spring Air International ‘Love Your Melon’ Campaign

Published: 10/12/2017
Supporting the fight against Pediatric Cancer, the company has placed its three specially designed Back Supporter beds with 75 retailers since the launch in July.

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Bob Timberlake Honored as 2017 Luminary Award Winner

Published: 10/12/2017
Award salutes noted artist and trailblazer of furniture, decor licensing.

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Easy Furniture Web Tip #253: Is SEO as a Standalone Service Good for Local Furniture Retailers?

Published: 10/12/2017
For most local furniture companies, basic SEO work is sufficient to deliver good rankings.

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Customizable “Variations” Program Added to Company C for Norwalk Furniture Line at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/12/2017
Daybed and new chair styles round out product assortment.

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Karl and Cathi Glassman Supports Ante4autism as $5,000 Diamond Sponsor

Published: 10/12/2017
Event moves to Saturday, 1/27/18 at Golden Nugget.

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Brenda Pereyda Joins OW Lee to Manage Sales

Published: 10/12/2017
Brenda will be using her extensive knowledge, gained in the Casual Furniture industry over nearly 40 years, to increase sales.

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Treasure Garden Recognized for the Fourteenth Time with an ICFA Manufacturer Leadership Award for the Shade Category

Published: 10/12/2017
Presented during the 2017 Casual Market Chicago, the award recognized the products, people and production efforts of Treasure Garden for overall manufacturing and customer service excellence.

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New Report Finds Retailers & Manufacturers Divided on Driving Profitable Post-Purchase Experiences

Published: 10/12/2017
CMO Council research reveals disparities in revenue and customer relationship-building opportunities as manufacturers and retailers struggle to drive profitable post-purchase experiences.

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New A.R.T. Furniture Collection Recognized For its Safety Focused Product Design

Published: 10/12/2017
Artiste products have achieved UL’s STABILITY Verification for demonstrating products meet stringent safety standards.

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Nourison Appoints New VP of Hospitality Sales

Published: 10/12/2017
Peter Lipkin will be responsible for ongoing development of the Nourison Hospitality segment with A&D firms, lodging brands, owning groups and purchasing firms.

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Design Center at theMART Welcomes Elizabeth+Grace Outdoor

Published: 10/12/2017
Luxury outdoor furniture manufacturer chooses chicago for first showroom.

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Registration Opens For Winter 2018 Las Vegas Market

Published: 10/12/2017
The winter 2018 Las Vegas Market runs January 28 – February 1, 2018 (Sunday to Thursday).

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Koelnmesse Upgrades LivingKitchen

Published: 10/12/2017
The centerpiece is the ‘LivingKitchen Vision2035’ – a visible and perceptible kitchen in which visitors can experience the cabinets, technologies and linkages of tomorrow.

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LendPro and Acima Partner Up

Published: 10/12/2017
The two companies have formed this partnership for retailers across the country looking to provide a clear and simple option for nonprime customers as a part of a fast, multi-lender application process.

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Norwalk Furniture Fall High Point Market Launches Focus on Versatile Pieces

Published: 10/11/2017
Introductions include three upholstery groups, two accent chairs and a versatile banquette.

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Last Chance to Purchase Tickets for the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Induction Celebration

Published: 10/11/2017
Celebration to be held Sunday, Oct. 15, at the Sheraton Greensboro Four Seasons.

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Aria Designs Launches Urban Luxe Upholstery Collection for October Market

Published: 10/11/2017
Urban Luxe Collection Focuses on Transitional Lifestyles

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A.R.T. Furniture Builds on ‘Epicenters’ Franchise with Miami-Inspired Collection

Published: 10/11/2017
Epicenters 33127, named after a Miami zip code, will debut at the Fall 2017 High Point Market.

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Bunakara’s Fall High Point Introductions Influenced by Best Sellers

Published: 10/11/2017
Pieces include the Fingerprint Ribbon Sofa – an expansion of Bunakara’s best-selling chair – and a new colorway for the popular Capitonné Sofa.

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Nourison introduces Christopher Guy, new hand knotted designs and hundreds of One-of-a-Kinds at High Point Market

Published: 10/11/2017
The Christopher Guy by Nourison collection will launch with 38 designed and crafted handmade area rugs.

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Pelican Reef to Introduce New Panama Jack 2018 Sunroom & Outdoor Collections at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/11/2017
Panama Jack will expand with 4 new collections consisting of seating, dining, and barstools that are hand crafted in wicker, rattan, and bamboo materials.

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Kindel Grand Rapids Partners with the Pinehurst Resort & Country Club to Create Iconic Furniture Collection

Published: 10/11/2017
13-piece collection debuts October 14 at Fall High Point Market.

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Sam Moore to Debut Updated Showroom at High Point Market

Published: 10/11/2017
New Design Uses Collections’ Texture, Fabric, Color and Construction to Create a “Retail Oasis”.

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Vispring Launches Custom Upholstered Beds Through Association with Italian Designer Missoni Home

Published: 10/11/2017
Luxury British bed manufacturer targets interior designers with colorful fashion fabrics, customization and craftsmanship.

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POLaRT Designs Will Unveil New Showroom Design at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/11/2017
The showroom is designed with free-flowing vignettes to show retailers suggested merchandising display options.

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Kingsdown Spotlights “Prime Collection” at High Point Market

Published: 10/11/2017
Collection delivers kingsdown support & comfort for under $1,000.

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Delandis Furniture to Showcase 10 New Power Motion Upholstery Designs at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/11/2017
All seating is designed with gel memory foam for a luxurious sink-in seat, and each frame features Leggett & Platt’s lay-flat mechanism for full-extension recline.

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Classic Brands Adds Hybrid Offerings to ‘Urban Loft’ Brand at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/11/2017
‘Urban Loft Thermic’ delivers cool-touch, heat absorbing fabric.

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KAS to Launch 8 New Collections at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/11/2017
Four of the eight new collections are under KAS’ newest license Libby Langdon for KAS.

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Grako International to Make its High Point Market Debut

Published: 10/11/2017
To make it’s debut in space 2F of The Atrium on Main Home Furnishings Center located at 430 S Main St, High Point, NC.

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Traditional Home Magazine Signs on for WithIt Toast

Published: 10/11/2017
Traditional Home magazine is sponsoring the champagne toast during the Friday, October 13 event, which takes place from 6 - 9 p.m. in the Lofts at Union Square.

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Ave Home Showing New Pieces at High Point Market

Published: 10/10/2017
The designs will include a variety of styles ranging from 18th Century Swedish and French to modern and contemporary.

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Ashley Furniture HomeStore Opens New Store in Lomas Verdes Mexico

Published: 10/10/2017
New 15,769 square foot showroom located on La Cuspide Sky Mall.

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Monthly Furniture Insights Report From Smith Leonard

Published: 10/10/2017
The solid growth in new orders since March continues to be good for many in the industry. With growth in orders year- to-date at 7 percent and increased orders for over 70 percent of the participants, things seem pretty good through July.

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Shelters to Shutters Announces New Partnership with CORT

Published: 10/10/2017
National nonprofit teams up with furniture rental and retail company to support situationally homeless in their transition to economic self-sufficiency.

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Shifman Masters Collection Receives a New Look and Feel for its 20th Anniversary

Published: 10/10/2017
Shifman will also showcase its Modern Comfort Collection and American Heritage Collection for retailers who did not attend April market.

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American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Announces After Party Following the Induction Celebration

Published: 10/10/2017
The networking event also offers an opportunity to congratulate the inductees and to meet the 5th Dimension.

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Christopher Guy Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Grand Opening of it's High Point Showroom

Published: 10/10/2017
CG will host a celebration within its 20,000 square-foot High Point centerpiece, which launched earlier this year.

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Furniture First Next Gen Group Holds Two-Day Meeting at Furniture Mall of Kansas

Published: 10/10/2017
Twenty-four member stores participated, sending 40 individuals to the inaugural education event.

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Randy Eller to Receive ARTS Awards Academy of Achievement Honor

Published: 10/10/2017
The 29th annual ARTS Awards winners will be revealed during a gala event on Friday, January 19, 2018.

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Havertys to Expand Dallas-Area Distribution Center

Published: 10/10/2017
Adds more than 150,000 square feet to the furniture warehouse’s nearly 370,000 square foot facility.

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Michele Azar Joins Art Van Furniture as Chief Digital Officer

Published: 10/10/2017
Global expert in digital commerce to spearhead e-commerce growth.

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UNICO Collection To Debut at Stone International

Published: 10/10/2017
Each piece includes a choice of eight stones and multiple covers available.

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High Point Market’s MyMarket App Update Includes Two New Features for Fall Market 2017

Published: 10/10/2017
Update allows users to organize showrooms into a day-by-day listing and allows users to share exhibitor selections.

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Las Vegas Market Hosting Webinar for Non-Profit Retailers

Published: 10/10/2017
Free Selling To Millennials Session Planned For Oct. 24.

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Commerce & Design Building to Feature 200+ Lines and Numerous Social Events for Fall Market

Published: 10/10/2017
Nine floors of showrooms offer easy access to cross-category sourcing.

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High Point Market Announces Updates to Fall Market Design Viewpoints Series

Published: 10/10/2017
The speaker for the kick-off session on Saturday, October 14, at 12 p.m. will now be Margaret Russell on behalf of Savannah College of Art and Design.

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Protect-A-Bed Announces Updates To Its “BedBugs 101” App

Published: 10/10/2017
App educates consumers on finding, preventing, and eradicating bed bugs, offers new look and feel.

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England Furniture & La-Z-Bo Combine ann Expand Showroom at Las Vegas Market

Published: 10/10/2017
England Furniture & La-Z-Boy casegoods brands combine & expand to 30,000-square-foot showroom.

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Feizy Partners With Technology Provider, MicroD, On Rug Visualization Tool

Published: 10/10/2017
Tool enhances dealer websites and engages online shoppers.

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Surya To Host Series of Educational and Entertaining Events at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/10/2017
Two CEUs, the annual Fall Celebration and more are set to occur at Showplace 4100.

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EJ Victor Partners with Perennials Fabrics® to Debut New Perennials Social Collection

Published: 10/10/2017
Perennials showcases new updated collection in second showing at Fall High Point Market.

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Vanguard Expands It’s “Make It Yours” Offering into Lifestyle Consoles

Published: 10/9/2017
This is a new category which has been coined by having features that allow it to be adapted to whatever lifestyle needs the end user desires.

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Vanguard to showcase Thom Filicia’s Home Collection at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/9/2017
To host “Champagne & Sliders” for his newly designed showroom on Friday, October 13th.

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Vanguard Unveils new Dellwood Chair

Published: 10/9/2017
Designed by Michael Weiss, the Dellwood Chair includes an exposed wood swivel base available in 70+finishes.

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Furniture Retailers Remain Optimistic About Year-End Among Industry Hurdles

Published: 10/9/2017
Strong partnerships are what will carry these businesses through uncertain times in the retail space and guarantee a strong year-end.

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Kerrie Kelly to Introduce Coyote Outdoor Living At Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/5/2017
Interior designer will host a grilling demonstration with Demonta Coleman from PaBoys Restaurant & Grill.

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Serta, Inc. Names Leo Burnett Group As Its New Creative Agency

Published: 10/5/2017
After a competitive review process, Serta selected Leo Burnett based on their understanding of Serta's business and creative vision.

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Badgley Mischka Home Names International Sales Force

Published: 10/5/2017
Designer furnishings collection expand to over 200 SKUs for second High Point Market.

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Surya To Present Inaugural CEU Course At Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/5/2017
High Point Market course, titled “The Guide to Area Rugs,” is precursor to comprehensive accessories curriculum for designers.

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A.R.T. Furniture Offers New American-Themed Casegood And Upholstery Collection 'American Chapter'

Published: 10/5/2017
The collection will be shown at the Fall High Point Market, October 14-18, 2017.

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Abbyson Hosts Showroom Event with Leading Designers at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/5/2017
The complimentary event, “Communicating with the First Time Client,” will be held at Abbyson’s IHFC showroom on Sunday, Oct. 15th at 4 pm.

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Norwalk Furniture to Highlight Alchemy, Handcrafted and New Boho Themes at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/5/2017
The more than 800 fabric choices include 125 new textiles for Fall 2017.

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Ashley Furniture HomeStore Opens First Store in the Netherlands

Published: 10/5/2017
On September 23rd, Ashley Furniture HomeStore celebrated the Grand Opening of its new showroom in Waardenburg, Netherlands.

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Summer Classics and Gabby Brands Add Greg Goetcheus as EVP, Business Development

Published: 10/4/2017
Goetcheus has more than 25 years of experience in retail merchandising.

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Amy Myers Appointed Chief Marketing Officer of Summer Classics and Gabby Brands

Published: 10/4/2017
Myers has extensive experience leading marketing efforts of some of the nation’s top brands, most recently serving as Senior Vice President of Gordmans.

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CIFF Shanghai 2017 Recap

Published: 10/4/2017
The recent CIFF Shanghai, held from 11 to 14 September 2017 recording 8.18% more visitors than the previous edition, hosting 2,000 companies from all over the world, with 91,623 visitors from 200 countries and regions.

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Gat Creek Offers Retailers New Customization Kiosk

Published: 10/4/2017
The new kiosk, to be displayed at Fall High Point Market, is designed to allow retail sales associates and consumers to easily remove and return samples from the display.

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Man Wah to Unveil Triple Play Plus Sofa at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/4/2017
The 4 function Sofa will include settings for Power Seat, Power Lumbar, Power Headrest and a new function that will allow it to lay completely flat.

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New Additions to Rascal Scooter Line to be Introduced at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/4/2017
New "Rascal Elite” line will offer consumers greater travel range, longer battery life, and increased comfort.

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Chicago Luxury Beds Partners with Vispring to Launch Exclusive Concept Shop-Within-a-Shop

Published: 10/4/2017
High-end bed retailer remodels showroom, becomes U.S. flagship for premier British brand.

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Capel Rugs Launches New Line with Designer Anthony Baratta

Published: 10/4/2017
To introduce the first designs from its major new licensing partnership at Fall High Point Market.

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Cory Promotes New Safety Team

Published: 10/4/2017
Cory’s Legal and Compliance Manager Loryn Marino announced the promotion John Varner to lead the department as Safety Coordinator and assisting him is Assistant Safety Coordinator Giovanna Jauregui.

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Dixon Mitchell Tapped as President & COO of Fairfield Chair Co.

Published: 10/4/2017
Mitchell will assume the role effective October 9, 2017.

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Bienenstock Furniture Library Unveils Sculpture Honoring Shelba Cornelison

Published: 10/4/2017
The Bienenstock Furniture Library unveiled a Kinetic Sculpture honoring industry veteran Shelba Cornelison at the recent High Point Furniture Market.

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Glen Raven, Inc. Closes Acquisition of Sunbury Textile Mills

Published: 10/4/2017
With the acquisition complete, Sunbury is a wholly owned subsidiary of Glen Raven and operates as part of Glen Raven Custom Fabrics, LLC, best known as the makers of Sunbrella® fabrics.

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Hooker Furniture Launches Two “Next Generation” Home Office Collections at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/4/2017
Modular designs meet needs of today’s growing telecommuting trends.

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New Collections Recap

Published: 10/4/2017
New collections at Fall High Point Market include cross-category product options.

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Fine Furniture Design To Launch VERANDA Collection At High Point Market

Published: 10/4/2017
Their new 53-piece collection was created in collaboration with Hearst Global Brand Licensing.

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Hooker Furniture Adds 3rd Collection To American Life Brand

Published: 10/1/2017
“Crafted” Collection draws design inspiration from “new local” trend.

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Hooker Furniture Announces “Modern Romance” Collection

Published: 10/1/2017
Collection to debut at October 2017 High Point Market.

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Legends Furniture Taps Kreber for Rebranding Initiative

Published: 10/1/2017
Legends’ new “Be Inspired” campaign, created by Kreber for introduction at the Fall Market, includes digital and print marketing communications for three new collections by Stephanie Lena.

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CHFA Announces New Chair

Published: 10/1/2017
Elected Mark Wiltshire as the association's Chair of the Board.

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Bradington-Young To Introduce Smaller Scaled Leather Motion Designs At Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/1/2017
Designs are city-scaled for apartment living to appeal to consumers who are opting for smaller living spaces.

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Sam Moore Furniture To Launch 13 Stationary & 3 Recliners To Exposed Wood Chair Line At Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/1/2017
Sam Moore offers each of the 13 new chairs and three new recliners in any of more than 20 multi-step finishes, more than 500 fabrics and customers’ own materials.

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STORIS To Showcase New Kiosk Technology at Fall High Point Market

Published: 10/1/2017
The STORIS Kiosk’s core functionality will be to catalog a retailer’s inventory, access customer history and most importantly, unify the STORIS shopping cart.

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Fleming To Make It’s Debut at Fall High Point Market

Published: 9/30/2017
The Fleming Brand will be launched in the Man Wah showroom in its own dedicated space.

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Legends Furniture Introduces Three New Collections by Stephanie Lena

Published: 9/30/2017
Lena’s new Legends collections features dining, bedroom, entertainment and accent pieces.

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U.S. Businesses May Be Able to Expense up to $500,000 in Work Truck Purchases in 2017

Published: 9/30/2017
Internal Revenue Code, Section 179 (commonly referred to as IRC-179) allows businesses to expense up to $500,000 in tax year 2017 for certain capital expenditures, including commercial work trucks.

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Steve Silver Company Announces New High Point Showroom

Published: 9/30/2017
The new 38,000 square foot showroom will be having a Grand Opening Celebration and Ribbon Cutting Saturday, October 14 from 5-8 p.m. featuring cocktails and a “Taste of Texas.”

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Fairfield Unveils Two New Collections with Casual Lifestyle Appeal

Published: 9/30/2017
Casual Elegance and Rustic Modern will be introduced at the Fall High Point Market in the Fairfield Showroom.

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New Sources Debuting in IHFC for Fall High Point Market

Published: 9/30/2017
Product lines include upholstery, case goods and accessory options.

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Adriana Hoyos Announces U.S. Product Debut at October High Point Market

Published: 9/30/2017
Plans to launch TEN, a whole home furniture collection, at the October High Point Market, in the IHFC building’s InterHall showcase.

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Adriana Hoyos Furnishings Names First National Sales Director

Published: 9/30/2017
He was hired to grow a U.S. network of high-end dealers and interior designers, as well as to develop the domestic marketing strategy.

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Sauder Announces Fall High Point Market Introductions

Published: 9/30/2017
Collections include approachable designs that create a cozy, comfortable home oasis that encourage gathering and interaction.

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Wayfair Unveils Real-Time Furniture Delivery Tracking

Published: 9/30/2017
Home retailer makes furniture delivery more convenient with up-to-the-minute updates via live, visual tracking feature.

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Sunnyland Patio Furniture Receives Coveted Industry Honor

Published: 9/30/2017
International Casual Furnishings Association Apollo Award for Single-Store Category.

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Noir Furniture to Spotlight an Array of New Designs at Fall High Point Market

Published: 9/30/2017
Select items will include the use Mindi Wood, which has been used for centuries in the construction of long life furniture, along with a new “Charcoal” finish.

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Durham Furniture Expands Occasional Category for Fall High Point Market

Published: 9/30/2017
Will add three new solid wood occasional collections and three unique consoles to its product assortment at the upcoming October High Point Market.

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Hooker Furniture to Coordinate Design of Upholstery & Case Good Collections for High Point Market

Published: 9/30/2017
The complementary designs create a whole home solution for dealers and end consumers.

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Hooker Furniture Unveils Globally-Inspired “Miramar” Collection

Published: 9/30/2017
The collection features three distinctive looks that come together through the creative use of mixed materials including granite, honed Carrera marble, embossed leather accents, carved elements, seeded glass, metal accents and a variety of textured fabrics.

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Alden Parkes To Host Five CEU Seminars At Fall High Point Market

Published: 9/30/2017
The five CEU-accredited workshops will be in the high-end furniture maker’s Seminar Room and Designers’ Lounge.

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Abbyson to Unveil New Case Goods Program for E-Commerce Retailers At Fall High Point Market

Published: 9/30/2017
On trend product design and expanded team drive 500 new-to-market SKUs.

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High Point Market Authority Announces Purchase of Public Art for Market District

Published: 9/30/2017
Purchased four kinetic art sculptures located around the Market District in High Point’s downtown area in an effort to advance a beautification project begun in 2015, the High Point City Art Project.

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Leading Companies and Speakers Join Interior Design Summit’s Roster

Published: 9/30/2017
Transformational business symposium for interior design professionals and firms kicks off October 13.

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Global Views Announces the Addition of Paul Watson as Vice President of Business Development

Published: 9/30/2017
Watson has more than 30 years of experience in the industry.

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Dallas Market Center Announces Partnership with Houston Furniture Bank for Phase Two of DMC Cares Hurricane Relief Program

Published: 9/30/2017
Advances $1 million program with targeted donation campaign.

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American Freight Furniture and Mattress Opens Store in Tempe, Arizona

Published: 9/30/2017
Growing furniture retailer plans multiple stores in the Phoenix area.

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Spectra Home Design Event To Feature Libby Langdon

Published: 9/30/2017
Designer, author and makeover television personality to lead seminar on small spaces.

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Surya Releases Fall 2017 Catalog

Published: 9/30/2017
Enhancements include richer data, more robust imagery and thousands of new products.

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Lexington Launches New Brand with Designer Barclay Butera

Published: 9/29/2017
The initial introduction will be comprised of two distinctively different whole-home collections, Newport and Brentwood.

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Fall 2017 Art Van Furniture Catalog Hits Homes Oct. 5

Published: 9/29/2017
Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines graces the cover, and the catalog showcases the designer and HGTV star’s multifunctional, family-friendly collection.

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Surya to Unveil Hundreds of New Rugs and Accessories at Fall High Point Market

Published: 9/29/2017
Their showroom will showcase numerous new hand-tufted, machine-made and hand-knotted rug collections, and fresh additions to the pillow, throw, accent furniture, decorative accents, and wall decor lines.

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Portfolio by Nourison Launch Party Recap

Published: 9/29/2017
Each of the five interior design talents – Kim Scodro, Scot Meacham Wood, Woodson and Rummerfield, Catherine and Justine Macfee, and Shay Geyer, previewed a selection of rug designs along with their vision and inspiration.

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New and Expanded Lines to Debut in Showplace at Fall High Point Market

Published: 9/29/2017
Product introductions include furniture, accessories, fine art, rugs and outdoor.

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Customatic Adjustable Bedz Launches Customer Care Portal

Published: 9/29/2017
Portal includes videos to make products and functions simple and easy to understand.

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Hayneedle.com Partners with This Old House to Furnish the 2017 Idea House

Published: 9/29/2017
Hayneedle is the exclusive furniture and décor sponsor for the home’s front porch, screened-in porch, backyard patio and deck, living room, dining room, master bedroom and game room.

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Morris Furniture Company Celebrates Its 70th Year With A Special Giveaay

Published: 9/28/2017
For 70 days, one winner will be selected each day, with at least 70 winners sharing in a guaranteed minimum $100,000 giveaway in furniture and mattresses.

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imm cologne 2018 Almost Fully Booked

Published: 9/28/2017
Booking is driven by a double-digit percentage increase in registrations from abroad.

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Solving the Mystery of Marketing Luxury to Millennials

Published: 9/28/2017
A rising tide of millennial wealth could result in a new luxury boom starting in the middle of the next decade, but only if brands meet this new generation with luxuries that reflect their values and world view.

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Hoff To Lead Spectra Home

Published: 9/28/2017
Palatial Furniture President to oversee imminent merger of sister companies Palatial and Spectra Home.

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Klaussner to Debut Artist William Mangum’s Sixth Home Collection, Reflections

Published: 9/28/2017
Reflections is a broad collection with product for Bedroom, Dining, Living and Occasional pieces, as well as new Upholstered sofas and chairs.

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MicroD To Showcase The OmniVue® 3D Product Suite at High Point Market with a Virtual Reality Experience

Published: 9/28/2017
This all-in-one 3D technology solution provides Home Furnishings manufacturers, retailers, and designers with comprehensive tools to make product visualization and design come to life in 3D forms.

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The 1st Chair Makes Its Debut at the ABC Kids Show in Las Vegas

Published: 9/28/2017
1st Chair is launching a line of fashion forward gliders and recliners targeted for Millennial Parents.

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Nourison Appoints New Director of Hospitality Operations

Published: 9/28/2017
VanHouten has been with Nourison for the past five years and has over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry.

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Palliser Opens New Manufacturing Facility

Published: 9/28/2017
Canadian furniture company opens 65,000 square foot facility in Coahuila, Mexico to meet demands of their growing business.

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Eclipse International Expands ‘Van Vorst Mattress’ Brand Into Southeast Asia with Partner Luxury Sleep

Published: 9/28/2017
Under the agreement, Luxury Sleep will add the Van Vorst Mattress Co. of America since 1888 line of mattresses to its portfolio and will manufacture and distribute the brand in Southeast Asia.

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Universal Moves Into New Category

Published: 9/28/2017
The initial motion collection features 11 recliner styles ranging from traditional to transitional and modern.

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Fine Furniture Design’s “Runway Collection” Brings High Fashion Style To Home Furnishings

Published: 9/28/2017
The 50-piece collection, to be unveiled at High Point Market, includes bedroom, dining room, occasional furniture, as well as coordinating upholstery.

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Easy Furniture Web Tip #252: Are SEO Reports Worthwhile Or Meaningless Bling?

Published: 9/28/2017
For most local business owners, website analytics “reports” are just meaningless “bling.”

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WithIt Celebrates 20 Years

Published: 9/28/2017
Party and Auction October 13.

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Gifted Design Students Are Honored At Design-Center Celebration

Published: 9/28/2017
Karunadhipathi Lihin Weera, a senior at Toronto's Ryerson University, received the 2017 Contemporary-Modern Furniture Student Design competition's $3,000 scholarship in the final hours of the New York Design Center's "What's New, What's Next" event on September 14th.

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KYMDAN Receives Bacteria Resistance and Mold Resistance Environmental Claims Validations From Underwriters Laboratories

Published: 9/25/2017
ECVs validate that their latex mattresses are both bacterial resistant and fungal resistant.

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Solid Wood Resource ConArte America Partners with PhilippSelva and Brianform

Published: 9/25/2017
Expands offerings, adding classic and traditional styles to it’s lineup.

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Tempur Sealy's Hurricane Recovery Commitment Increased to Approximately $2.5 Million in Contributions

Published: 9/24/2017
Tempur-Pedic, Cocoon by Sealy, Sealy and Stearns & Foster donate beds to Assist with Hurricane Recovery

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Facebook’s Advertising Fallacy: That It Works!

Published: 9/24/2017
In launching a Facebook advertising initiative, success depends upon recognizing why those people are there in the first place: to virtually meet and greet friends, get the news, have a chuckle and unwind.

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Furniture First, Serta Mattress, Donate Tractor-Trailer load of Mattress to Texas Communities

Published: 9/24/2017
The donation is being managed and facilitated by Howell Furniture, a member of the buying group located in the area devastated by flooding as a result of Hurricane Harvey.

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STORIS Releases Agenda for “Unified for Success” Client Conference.

Published: 9/24/2017
Conference will include two industry experts who specialize in Unified Commerce and Digital Strategy as keynote speakers.

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Surya to Launch Hyper-Durable Bella-Dura Outdoor Rug Collection at High Point Market

Published: 9/24/2017
The Maritime collection includes 15 hand-woven, outdoor-safe rugs that are inherently bleach cleanable, stain, pill, and microbe resistant with the ability to endure over 1,500 hours of direct sunlight without fading.

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Casual Industry Celebrates Excellence With 2017 Award Winners

Published: 9/24/2017
All segments of the industry gathered at the Chicago Field Museum Thursday, Sept. 14, to recognize manufacturing and retailing excellence, spotlight top product designs and pay tribute to the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award recipients.

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TrendWatch Vignettes Showcase Three Cs for Fall High Point Market

Published: 9/24/2017
Code, Complements and Curation top the trends list.

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Abbyson Partners with The Sherwin Williams Co. to Host 2018 Colormix® Presentation at High Point Market

Published: 9/24/2017
Colormix Presentation is an annual staple for both designers and retailers looking into the lens of color trends for the coming year.

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