American Drew’s newest collections debuting here this week offer updated vintage European designs spanning both traditional and cottage inspired designs. More
Miromar Design Center is opening a new Amish Valley Products gallery featuring solid wood furniture built by Amish craftsmen and women. More
Full-line high-end vendor Vanguard Furniture will extend its successful “Make It Yours” custom case goods program into “Lifestyle Furniture” consoles at fall High Point Market. More
Case goods manufacturer Bassett Furniture is donating 200 cribs to four organizations in the Houston area that has been impacted by severe damage from Hurricane Harvey. More
Ashley Furniture HomeStore has opened its first showroom in Western Europe here in the Netherlands and an additional Mexico store as the Top 100 dedicated store network continues its international expansion. More
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- Ashley Furniture marketing specialists raised over $30,000 to support City of Hope research and presented the organization with a check at this week's Las Vegas Market.
Furniture Factory 4.0
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August 24, 2017There’s been a great deal of discussion recently about the rising power of e-commerce and the concern that Internet specialists could cause a decline in brick-and- mortar retail. Having recently completed, or almost completed, the purchase of a new bed and mattress, I think I know why that might be happening. It’s the consumer’s fault. Consumers are just not reasonable. They don’t care about reasonable delivery windows, the time it takes to have something made or shipped, or unexpected delays from vendors who didn’t hold up their end of the bargain. They live messy, hectic ...
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- 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.