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Scott Brothers at High Point Market with Bill McLoughlin

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Blogs

  • Bill McLoughlin

    Furniture Everyday

    Bill McLoughlin

    May 25, 2017

    And the award goes to . . .

    And the award goes to ... well, that’s up to you. Furniture Today’s Annual Leadership Conference, this year to be held Nov. 28-30 at the Four Seasons Resort in Orlando, Fla., will crown three Furniture Industry Leadership Award winners, with both nominations and eventual winners determined by you, the members of the furniture industry. This is an evolving process and builds on our initial efforts at industry involvement in the process at last year’s 20th Anniversary Leadership event. In order to ensure meaningful evaluations of comparable organizations, we’ve divided the program this year into three categories, with ...

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  • David Perry

    Bedding Today

    David Perry

    May 9, 2017

    Top mattress tweets in HP: MyPillow, RSAs, Bedgear

    Traffic 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 ...

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  • Mike Root

    A Rep's Perspective

    Mike Root

    May 1, 2017

    Oh, what a night

    With 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 ...

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