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Greensboro, N.C.– Exposition Development Company and Progressive Business Media have announced the 2017 Advisory Council for the Home Furnishings Manufacturing Solutions Expo (HFMSE), a new trade show showcasing solutions for home furnishings manufacturers. More
Registration for the fall 2016 High Point Market is now open for buyers, international buyers, exhibitors, trade/industry, press and students. More
Since the retailer and manufacturer’s No. 1 asset (and sometimes expense) is inventory, even the slightest percentage improvement can add millions of dollars to the bottom line. Certain home items, such as bedding, offer the opportunity for outsized savings due to their long shelf lives. More
Vinemont, Ala. -- HomTex Inc., manufacturer and distributor of sustainable home textiles products, is adding the “Degree 6 Micro Tencel/Supima” cotton sheet set to its DreamFit line of Guaranteed-to-Fit and Guaranteed-to-Stay-On sheets. More
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August 18, 2016Remember the old days when if you were a factory in Asia all you had to do was to be able to manufacture textiles product inexpensively and find a way to efficiently get them from your loading dock to retailers and importers around the world. Ah, those were indeed the good old days. As the textiles world gathers in China next week for Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles the road to global success is very different. Just being a low-cost producer with a good logistics department isn’t enough anymore. Many things have changed, but as it has with just about ...
Home Alone 3
August 15, 2016OK, here’s your quiz for the day: What do all of the faster growing players in the home textiles retail business have in common? A. The best prices B. The best products. C. The best customer service. D. The best locations Time’s up. Did you get the right answer? It’s obviously E, none of the above. In today’s retail environment, it’s not really about having the lowest price in town. Or the best products. Or terrific customer service and locations. It’s all about being different. About offering the customer a shopping experience they can ...
August 15, 2016A very select club in the home textiles universe just added a new member. Another point worth noting: By next year, it could very well overtake JCPenney to become the fifth largest retailer of home textiles in the country. If T.J. Maxx/Marshalls repeats its 8% growth in home textiles this year — certainly within the realm of possibility — and JCPenney’s growth falls below roughly +3%, it’s a done deal. And consider this: If you add the home textiles sales generated by parent company TJX’s HomeGoods nameplate to the sales generated by T.J. Maxx/Marshalls, you ...
Welcome to POSH, the new publication on the luxury home textiles market from Home & Textiles Today. Take a look and you’ll see features on fashion, but there’s also much more on demographics, marketing and trend directions. And watch for the debut later this summer of the POSH e-newsletter as well as the next print edition this winter. Click on the cover image above to take you to the digital edition of the very first POSH.
- Maison & Objet
September 2, 2016 - September 6, 2016
September 7, 2016 - September 9, 2016
- H&TT Global Home Show
September 18, 2016 - September 22, 2016