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Portuguese home furnishings designer Bunakara is opening its doors to a new upscale clientele. More
Robert Allen @ Home's latest collection with DwellStudio is all about 'Modern Drama". More
POSH, the luxury textiles magazine and sister to H&TT, will be featuring new luxury home textiles products launching at the summer 2017 trade shows in its upcoming July edition. Tell the industry about your NEW luxury lines to be introduced at the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Fair, NY Now and Las Vegas Market. More
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May 8, 2017I would never sell Amazon. They don’t respect my pricing and I have to protect my regular retail accounts that don’t want me doing business with them. No Amazon for me.” Ah, they say everything in life is timing. If you heard a vendor say this in 2002, you’d probably agree with him. Amazon was still basically a book and video seller back then and represented a percentage point or two of general merchandise sales. As a home furnishings supplier, you were making the right decision by not selling them. Your business was with the stores. The ...
May 8, 2017Anybody who believes eco-friendly talk in the industry is a mere sop to Millennials and tree-huggers hasn’t been paying attention. Here’s what’s gone down in just the past four weeks. Walmart wants to clear the air. Walmart launched a new program to eliminate greenhouse gases by one gigaton in a little over a decade. The retailer’s new “Project Gigaton” includes the launch of an online toolkit for suppliers joining the effort. The project, with a goal date of 2030, takes aim at manufacturing, materials and/or use of products and encompasses energy, waste, packaging, agricultural practices ...
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May 1, 2017The cacophony surrounding the pending doom of the great American shopping center is starting to reach epidemic proportions. Every pundit worth his weight in megabytes is out there preaching the end of this institution and forecasting a Wall-E world where we sit in big fat recliners, slurping from our sippy cups and hitting buy buttons like monkeys hooked on treat-response systems. Well, it ain’t going to happen exactly like that. Just as people predicted the end of American downtowns only to see them resurrected over the past decade as living (literally), breathing (figuratively), thriving (really) urban centers, shopping centers ...
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- Canadian Furniture Show/Salon canadien du meuble
May 26, 2017 - May 28, 2017
Mississauga, ON, US
June 4, 2017 - June 7, 2017
High Point, N.C.
- Home Furnishings Manufacturing Solutions Expo (HFMSE)
June 7, 2017 - June 8, 2017
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA, US