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Cincinnati – Macy's and Bloomingdale's are expanding same-day delivery service this month to nine additional markets for products purchased online at macys.com, bloomingdales.com and on both brands' mobile-enabled websites, said parent Macy’s Inc. More
White Plains, N.Y. – The summer 2015 Home Textiles Market Week in New York, which runs in tandem with NY Now, is boasting a hefty lineup of new and returning bed, bath and linen exhibitors. More
New York – French fine linens house Yves Delorme, a six-generation family owned company originally founded as a linen weaving enterprise in the then-textile hub of Lille, this summer embarked on a 24-city European tour to celebrate its 170 th year in business. More
New York – Contrary to a recent forecast by the National Retail Federation, a consumer survey from Deloitte finds that college students and their parents will actually spend more this year – but they’re in no hurry to begin shopping. More
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Utility Bedding 2015
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July 20, 2015Leave it to the financial business to come up with new ways to describe old situations. The latest one I’ve heard is the”clawback.” Maybe you were familiar with it, but this one really hadn’t been on my radar until recently. Clawbacks grew out of the financial meltdown of 2007-2008 and they were basically provisions that if Wall Street types had made a boatload of money on deals that eventually went bad they were required to give back – have clawed back – some of those earnings. I’m still not exactly sure who was in charge of determining the ...
July 20, 2015I’m in the midst of assembling a PowerPoint presentation for the Home Textiles Sourcing Expo tomorrow, and I am awash in Millennial-related data. I feel compelled to share. Did you know that next year Millennials (born between 1980-2000) will officially become the largest consumer group in the U.S.? Conservatively, their 2015 spending will hit $600 million – although some estimates put the number as high as $1 trillion. Do you know how they break out by segment? Marketing agency Barkley USA recently identified six distinct groups: Hip-ennial, Millennial Mom, Anti-Millennial, Gadget Guru, Clean and Green Millennial, and Old-School Millennial ...
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July 20, 2015I am recently back from Atlanta, where I attended the AmericasMart's summer edition of markets for gifts, home furnishings and rugs. While typically quieter than the event in January, this month’s show provided another example of the increasing optimism about the economy and for retail going forward. And for me, market was a welcome infusion of inspiration. While there will always be a place for neutrals anywhere and everywhere in home textiles, seeing such daringness with color and pattern again was like a breath of fresh air. I was eager to get back to my computer to write ...
There’s less than two months to go to this year’s edition of the largest textiles fair in Asia, a highlight of which is always the Trend presentation and display. Take a look in this special preview video.
- House and Gift Fair
August 15, 2015 - August 18, 2015
Sao Paulo, BR
- NY Now
August 15, 2015 - August 19, 2015
New York, NY
- New York International Gift Fair
August 15, 2015 - August 19, 2015
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
New York, NY, US