City of Hope’s International Home Furnishing’s Industry group will honor Kim Yost, president and CEO of Art Van Furniture, and Samson Holding co-founders Samuel Kuo and Grace Liu at the 2018 Spirit of Life Award Dinner April 15, 2018, during spring High Point Market. More
Rooms To Go, Furniture Mall of Kansas and e-commerce innovator Houzz will all be on hand to receive Furniture Industry Leadership Awards at FT’s annual Leadership Conference, Nov. 28-30 at the Four Seasons Resort here. More
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- Repurposed, reclaimed and refurbished materials from India are at the heart of a new furniture collection — Destination Design by Black Dog Salvage — coming to spring High Point Market. Get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the country that inspired a collection.
Furniture Factory 4.0
If you missed our recent webcast with Lectra on what the furniture factory of the future will look like, then you can click here to watch the recorded version. Topics include what trends and challenges are affecting furniture factories in the US & Worldwide and how these challenges are changing furniture production.
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From A Rep's Perspective
October 3, 2017Here we are at another furniture market. My father Emmet reminisces about his early days going to 120 or so North Carolina markets, so my 35 years pale in comparison. But it’s a long time no matter who’s counting. There have been lots of changes over the years, but I don’t think we’ve seen anything like the rapid changes this past 24 months. Retailers think about what they need to do to compete with the Internet players. Factories have to drill down efficiencies to compete for relevancy with major retailers. Faster deliveries, no questions asked returns ...
Design Between the Lines
American Society of Furniture Designers
September 28, 2017In this episode John Conrad highlights a maker-designer who is working to shape the face and future of woodworking; Sarah Marriage. Her award-winning work is beautiful, meticulous and thoughtful and has been shown at galleries and trade shows across the US. See the video below, or to download the podcast please click here .
September 12, 2017While my old friend Len Gaby was in the final days of his battle with cancer, I was sorting through a big stack of old issues of Furniture Today. That stack, tucked into a corner of our bedroom for years, commanded my attention now that it was time for us to move to a condominium elsewhere in High Point. I flipped through the issues, assigning most to the discard pile, until I came to the issue of July 29, 2002. There on the cover was a picture of Len and Debbie Gaby of Sleep America, who were featured in my ...
- Southern California Furniture & Accessory Market
November 9, 2017 - November 10, 2017
Long Beach Convention Center
Long Beach, California, US
- Furniture Today Leadership Conference
November 28, 2017 - November 30, 2017
Four Seasons Resort
Orlando, Florida, US
- Showtime Fabric Fair
December 3, 2017 - December 6, 2017
High Point, N.C.