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May 23, 2016The night before, he was the toast of the mattress industry, honored by more than 300 of his colleagues and friends at a gala awards dinner at Furniture/Today’s Bedding Conference. But on this night he sat down to dinner with one just one companion: Me. It was a great evening, filled with reminisces and stories from a career well spent in the mattress industry. Gary Fazio and I had a chance to unwind after the Bedding Conference wrapped up its successful three-day run at the Westin LaPaloma Resort & Spa, at the edge of the mountains outside Tucson. We ...
May 23, 2016What does “speed” in knowing what you have available for delivery, when it can be delivered and what is also available within a narrow delivery time mean to your business? If it is in the hands of the RSA who can quickly, without a break in the conversation, access the information, complete the sale and even a more profitable customer specific sale? Will it not reinforce you are there to enhance their home experience? The other approach is an “I’ll check” walk away giving the customer time to allow doubt, a changed mood, and the opportunity for waning interest ...
May 23, 2016The short answer is likely yes and sooner rather than later. Brendan Jacobson, strategic partner manager for Google's Channel Partnerships Team, speaking at FT's recent Bedding Conference, had some very interesting numbers to share. Like these: 93: the percentage of people who use their phone to research and go on to make a purchase. 50: the percentage of people who conduct a local search and visit the store within the SAME DAY. 18: the percentage of those searches that lead to a purchase WITHIN 24 HOURS. The two latter numbers highlight the direct and immediate link between consumer ...
Business Annual 2016
- Canadian Furniture Show/Salon canadien du meuble
May 28, 2016 - May 30, 2016
Mississauga, ON, US
- Interior Lifestyle Japan (Ambiente/Heimtextil/Home Design)
June 1, 2016 - June 3, 2016
June 5, 2016 - June 8, 2016
High Point, N.C.