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Ron Wanek Receives National Speakers Association Philanthropy Award

Published: 8/14/2017
This award honors individuals who have made a significant contribution by being examples of philanthropy and stewardship.

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City Furniture Selects Ingenico Group and IBM to Deliver Enhanced In-store Experience

Published: 8/14/2017
Ingenico Group’s mobile point of sale solutions, combined with IBM’s MobileFirst applications, enable City Furniture to streamline the in-store path to purchase.

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ManWah Holdings acquires 50% share of Home Group and It’s “Fleming” Brand

Published: 8/14/2017
The Launch of this brand for the North American Market will take place in this upcoming October Market.

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InterHall Debuts For Fall High Point Market Expand Designer-Friendly Product Options

Published: 8/14/2017
Five new companies will introduce upholstery, case goods, rugs, lighting and art on Friday, Oct. 13

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ART and IDS Partner Again for 2018 Conference

Published: 8/14/2017
Second annual conference set for April 30 – May 2, 2018.

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High Point Market Authority Announces New Buyer Tour for Fall Market 2017

Published: 8/14/2017
Continuing partnership with Soft Design Lab for the production of a new buyer tour for Fall Market.

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Bunakara To Open 600 Square-Foot Showroom

Published: 8/14/2017
Showroom to Debut at “NY Now”, August. 20 - 23.

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Spectra Home Expands Management Team

Published: 8/14/2017
Manufacturer taps industry veteran Christine Pressley for new Operations position.

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Fine Furniture Design Expands “Segments” Program

Published: 8/14/2017
“Segments,” is a mixed-order container program that offers more aggressive price points and accelerated delivery for smaller and mid-size retailers.

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Hilco Real Estate Announces Auction Sale Of Former Newton Manufacturing Company HQ

Published: 8/14/2017
37,000 SF office/manufacturing facility will be sold subject to low minimum bid on September 12.

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New Data Shows What Consumers Want From Virtual Reality Shopping

Published: 8/14/2017
Retailers need to get ready for "V-Commerce," Says L.E.K. Consulting.

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Brown Jordan names Jeff Leonard as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Published: 8/14/2017
Jeff will be responsible for leading the company’s finance, accounting, and treasury organization.

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Dallas Market Center Announces Opposition To Controversial Texas Bathroom Legislation

Published: 8/14/2017
Encourages business community to stand united against harmful legislation.

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Five Ways to Find, Nurture, and Reward Your Superusers (and Make More of Them)

Published: 8/14/2017
If you want your brand to thrive, you need to cultivate an army of "superusers": avid and loyal members who spread the word about your company and offer valuable insight.

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Treasure Garden Expands Outdoor Rug Program For 2018

Published: 8/14/2017
Four new designs will be introduced and on display during the September 2017 Casual Market Chicago.

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Record Number To Converge in Music City for the 34th MEGA Group Show

Published: 8/14/2017
The theme of the Fall Show is centered around the power of each retailer’s story and how they can craft a story that connects with employees, with customers and with their communities.

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ASFD Releases New Design Between The Lines Episode Featuring Libby Langdon

Published: 8/14/2017
Interview focuses on Langdon’s unique journey and crafting a lifestyle brand.

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Woodard Names 2017 Top Sales Award Winners

Published: 8/14/2017
The Woodard 2017 Salesman of the Year award was presented to the father-son team of Jay and Jason Vander Horst.

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Las Vegas Market Recap

Published: 8/14/2017
4000+ Resources, new product intros, growing interest in outdoor, and increased gift attendance headline Summer show.

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Monthly Furniture Insights Report From Smith Leonard

Published: 8/14/2017
The results of our latest survey of residential furniture manufacturers and distributors was a little like the results last month—a bit surprising based on conversations at and since the High Point Market.

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Glideaway Expands ‘Revolution Tech’ Pillow Lineup With New Quest Pillow

Published: 8/14/2017
Quest is a pillow that features ultra-fine silver crystals that protect against bacteria and odor.

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KAS To Introduce Close to 100 Rugs At Summer Markets

Published: 7/11/2017
Seven new collections being introduced this summer in Atlanta and Las Vegas.

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