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The International Home Furnishings Represenatives Assn. 22 nd Annual Furniture Industry Awards Gala, to be held on April 24 during the High Point Market, will honor Rising Star and Legacy award winners for a second year. More
The bedding industry will record a 2.4% unit increase this year, while the wholesale dollar volume of bedding shipments will grow 4.2%. More
Global luxury lifestyle brand Christopher Guy’s founder and lead designer, Christopher Guy Harrison, will host a multi-media seminar, Furnishing The Future — Christopher Guy's Decade in Design and Shaping the Future of the Industry, at Las Vegas Winter Market. More
Sleep industry veterans Scott Smalling and Terry Cralle launched a new venture called Gift of Sleep with its first sleep kit product and will hold a seminar at the Las Vegas Market on January 23. More
In a move aimed at building support, awareness and donations for City of Hope, a world leader in cancer and diabetes research and treatment, Klaussner Home Furnishings is spearheading a first-of-its-kind text to donate campaign at the upcoming Las Vegas Market. More
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January 16, 2017My wife and I purchased a new home recently and gradually have been buying new furniture. We’ve visited most of the local furniture stores and made a few purchases, some at a local brick and mortar and others via the Internet. On a recent trip to a local furniture store, we found a particular chair we liked in an outlet/clearance area of the store. (Full disclosure: I love a good value and am not averse to shopping closeouts on our preferred brands — and, yes, I shop by manufacturer brand as well as retailer) . Our goal was to find ...
January 11, 2017Should furniture stores worry about Amazon Go, the grocery store of the future introduced via YouTube last month? If you are just a little afraid of Amazon, this could be scary stuff at first glance: A customer walks into the store, scans his smartphone at a turnstile like he’s about to get on the subway, and then he starts shopping away. If he picks up a box of cereal, say, it’s automatically added to his virtual cart. If he changes his mind, he puts it back, and it’s instantly removed from the cart. When he’s done ...
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January 10, 2017We’ve all heard the saying, “It’s the little things in life that matter.” Well, the same applies to your website, too. If you go to a website and see a word spelled wrong, what’s your general impression of the website? You might think they are lazy, and you might even question how much time they put into their product or if their brand is worth buying. In fact, studies have shown than a single spelling mistake on a website can cut a company’s online sales in half. And considering that more than half of website visitors ...
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January 18, 2017 - January 24, 2017
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