Markets & Tradeshows
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
It’s Day 2 of the winter edition of the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, and what’s old is new again.Color is core for spring and summer, as are heirloom-inspired looks on newly made rugs specifically designed to mimic vintage, estate-quality hand-me-down handmades from Grandmama. More
At the core of Capel Rugs’ 100 years in business are its signature braided rugs, and the company is paying homage with a new, special-edition catalog. More
Surya is emphasizing its range of rug styles and category breadth and depth this month with 27 new collections launching at the winter markets. More
News From The Web
- WithIt Managing Director Amy Van Dorp shares about the work the organization is doing to help women advance in the furniture industry, and she looks ahead to the WOW Awards in April and the WithIt Professional Conference in June. (Video coverage sponsored by Crest Financial.)
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December 12, 2016Last week, after celebrating my two month anniversary with PBM, I presented research in front of more than 300 people at the 2016 Furniture Today Leadership Conference. As a former professor who had to speak in front of people daily, I did not think I would be nervous. Man, was I wrong. The nerves did not hit until five minutes before presentation. And while I did not fall or trip (a minor miracle), my voice did shake while speaking. Generally, I think a little bit of fear and adrenaline is good; one can use it to boost your energy for ...
December 2, 2016As I sit here writing this, the Furniture Today Leadership Conference has just concluded. The focus of the conference this year was transformative change and leading organizations through it. Day one was packed with speakers describing the increasing pace of change the industry confronts and offering a plethora of strategies to confront it. Day two concluded with three bright, passionate and knowledgeable future leaders laying out a vision for tomorrow that cannot help but make one optimistic about the industry’s future. We will have complete coverage in next week’s paper. But sometimes the most profound learning takes place ...
November 3, 2016By most accounts the recent High Point Market was solidly attended. At least two exhibitors told me they had their best market in years. Another reported a 30% increase in retail showroom visits, and yet another said by Saturday his company had seen at least 20 Top 100 retailers. That doesn't mean everyone had a good market. In fact, there were some companies complaining about traffic. If you are one of those, there is reason for concern. When there is widespread agreement on diminished traffic, such as we saw this summer, it’s a pretty good indicator of slowed ...
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