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High Point Market Show News

News, features and analysis of the Spring 2014 High Point Market, a biannual furniture trade show being held April 5-10, in High Point, N.C. Coverage includes updates on product introductions, style trends, business developments and strategies for growth.

High Point Market Videos

Honor Thy Furniture

Join Furniture/Today as we interview manufacturers and retailers at the Spring 2014 High Point Market. See the videos. Our video coverage is sponsored by AkzoNobel.


  • Mike Root

    From A Rep's Perspective

    Mike Root

    April 10, 2014

    High Point Market Notes - Youth

    When I started to write this column it was 6:15 AM on Sunday morning during market. But then I had to leave for a 7:00 AM meeting and three days later after market is over I finally am getting back to it. The nights are way too short and the days are long. Here's one big tip that I discovered Sunday morning as I rolled out of bed at 4:45 not bring a pair of new shoes to wear at market, especially when one of you major lines is a four block walk from your ...

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  • David Perry

    Bedding Today

    David Perry

    April 3, 2014

    Expanding High Point bedding scene adds Rush, Xsensor, Vi-Spring

    I've been attending High Point Markets for more than a quarter of a century and I know that each market offers something new. And, as one of my industry friends once told me: “New always trumps old.” So this week we welcome three bedding companies making their High Point Market debuts. First let me rush into an introduction to Rush Mattress, a new foam bedding company established by bedding veteran Harry Goodman and veteran manufacturer Mike Rush. Goodman, who spent several years at Sleepy’s, says the new company “is dedicated to high quality, great value and total flexibility ...

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  • Mike Root

    From A Rep's Perspective

    Mike Root

    March 31, 2014

    It’s Time For Our Semi-Annual Reunion!!!

    Someplace in the Country I am told it is spring time, which means it must be time for the High Point market.  Though weather is gradually improving, I definitely will be glad when spring actually gets here.  It’s been a long winter for many parts of the country.  Mr. Google weather guy tells me the 10 day forecast is 50’s to 70’s all week with chance of rain a few days.  A rain coat is a whole lot better than a winter coat, so I’ll take it. Now for the reunion part… Friday night is the ...

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High Point Product Spotlight

NORWALK FURNITURE - IHFC D-101, D-1015 The Zoey condo sofa is contemporary and cuddle-friendly. High track arms are paired with a  bench cushion and an oversized pillow back.

Take a look at the various product intros from the High Point Market in our Product Spotlight Slideshows. See more.


  • FT TV Market Review

    FTTV: Frontline Friday From F/T

    Each Friday, Furniture/Today's Editor in Chief Ray Allegrezza will deliver a weekly summary of important topics. This week, he and his staff talk about key trends from the High Point Market.

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