High Point Market Show News
The High Point Market Authority reported 75,000 registrations for the April High Point Market, down about 5% from the previous April figure of nearly 79,000. This represents the number of people who actually request badges to access various buildings at market. More
High Point University President Nido Qubein has committed to help raise funds for a new baseball stadium and other projects in downtown High Point. More
Is the experience you offer online shoppers on your website the same as the experience you offer customers who shop in your store? More
It’s been five years since Bunny Williams showed at High Point Market, but the timing was right to return, according to company officials. More
Cresent Fine Furniture, which is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, is returning to its manufacturing roots with a new solid wood custom casual dining line being launched at this week’s market. More
HIGH POINT — The latest Hemingway collection at Thomasville, Havana Modern, takes design inspiration from various aspects of old Havana where Hemingway frequented — and lived — between the late 1920s and the ’50s, including his estate just 20 minutes outside the capital city. More
HIGH POINT — Stanley Furniture is launching a consumer ad campaign across a variety of well-known titles this month that have a combined readership of more than 129 million. More
News From The Web
- Canada’s favorite sons talked about family life, their favorite things and which brother is the favorite on a High Point showroom walkabout with Furniture Today. According to HGTV’s popular twins, the goal is to bring their own furniture preferences into the Scott Living collection, “making aspirational attainable” and to see how people are using the designs in their own homes via #scottliving.
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May 9, 2017Traffic was light in bedding showrooms, but the Internet was humming at the recent High Point Market. I unleashed a torrent of tweets, more than 60 in total, and included short videos with about one-third of those tweets. A look at my Twitter analytics (a great tool) reveals these top mattress tweets, in order of impressions: “Quick chat with Pillow Prince Mike Lindell.” This tweet was easily the top scorer, generating thousands of impressions and hundreds of engagements. The MyPillow CEO, a familiar face on television thanks to the company’s heavy advertising campaign, was making his first visit to ...
A Rep's Perspective
May 1, 2017With a record crowd of almost 1,000 people, the Furniture Industry Awards Gala celebrated our great industry and the independent sales rep’s part in it. With hundreds of reps in attendance as well as manufacturers and major retailers on Monday night of market, it was wonderful opportunity for IHFRA (International Home Furnishings Representatives Assn.) shine a light on the great value sales reps fill in the distribution network. Irv Blumkin from Nebraska Furniture Mart was recognized as the Retailer of the Year, and he spoke about how helpful reps have been to his company over the years. It ...
March 16, 2017This week’s Premarket saw its largest number of exhibitors since 2014, and while attendance was somewhat curtailed by an unexpected storm across the Northeast, there were plenty of dealers in town, and some even came in early to get a head start (no surprise there). Events like this are always a good opportunity to assess the industry’s health, and I received some interesting responses to the question, “How is business?” This is one of those questions that typically elicit the stock response: “Good.” This time however, there was often a long pause, occasionally followed by a facial expression ...
June 4, 2017 - June 7, 2017
Suites at Market Square
High Point, North Carolina, US
- Home Furnishings Manufacturing Solutions Expo (HFMSE)
June 7, 2017 - June 8, 2017
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA, US
- Tupelo Furniture Market
June 8, 2017 - June 11, 2017
Tupelo, Mississippi, US