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Orian Rugs has named Deonn Baker VP of eCommerce and Marketing. In her new position Deonn will be based in Anderson, SC and will help lead in the growth of Orian’s eCommerce initiatives. More
Orian Rugs has named Paul Mixon VP of Business Development, a newly created position, reporting to the Senior VP of Sales and Marketing Don Newton. More
This year’s All American Furniture Expo will feature a large furniture display, by Yutzy Woodworking, in the lobby of the Lancaster Convention Center in Lancaster, PA on September 8 & 9, 2016. Plus the 46, 000 square foot trade show floor space will be packed with more manufacturers than ever before, making this show a must attend event for wholesale buyers looking for expertly crafted furniture. More
Hickory, North Carolina - Leather furniture and case goods manufacturer Hancock & Moore will unveil a new division at Fall High Point Market. Introduced as Urban Logic, the new division will consist of sofas, accent seating, and chairs in smaller scale specifically targeted towards city spaces. More
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Global Home Show
An Inside Look
August 25, 2016I recently hit the road to visit a half dozen rug manufacturers in South Carolina and Georgia to learn more about their operations, business practices, and in one case, to cover the groundbreaking of a new world headquarters. Stories from this excursion will soon be found at Furniture/Today and at Home Accents Today. In the meantime, I'll have plenty of photos and thoughts from the trip on social media. You can follow all the action via the hashtag #FloorTour. Day 3: Pair of machine-made majors The final day of the #Floor Tour involved visiting a pair of machine-made ...
August 25, 2016Driverless cars = the opportunity to overcome our industry's driver labor issue. It sounds perfect. That is the vision and the opportunity. Of course, there are some concerns with getting the furniture off the truck and properly set up in the customer's home. The above graphic demonstrates the LEVELs of innovation that must occur so we can, at least, get the furniture from point A to point B. It might just mean the opportunity is focused on delivery to the furniture dealer and not to the ultimate customer. Most significant changes require steps. It is great to be reminded ...
In the Houzz
Guest Column by Houzz
August 24, 2016By Erin Carlyle, Houzz Home improvement pros have noticed an uptick in projects from homeowners across all age groups in the U.S. this year compared to last, as the latest Houzz Renovation Barometer shows, with particular demand from Gen Xers and baby boomers. The barometer index tracks industry optimism among architects, designers, general contractors and remodelers, design-build firms, building and renovation specialty firms, and landscape and outdoor specialty firms. Gains in the number of inquires and new projects, and the size of new projects, compared to the previous quarter have contributed to industry confidence. Many firms have reported an ...
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