Eco-friendly home furnishings
The 22nd edition of China International Furniture Expo has confirmed more than 90% of its exhibitors for the upcoming event Sept. 8-11 at Shanghai New International Expo Centre and Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Centre. More
News From The Web
May 24, 2016Don’t worry, this one will not amount to much of your business. (sarcasm) Do customers want to spend an afternoon looking through your furniture store(s) to feel, try-out and understand the products they are going to put into their homes? Or do they want to buy a mattress in 10 minutes online? Both? A little of each and then some other things?
Confessions of a Marketing Mad Man
May 24, 2016Based on what I see and what I know, the answer is NO. Let me explain why. I spent the better part of a day searching for information on furniture brand relevance, trying to find out if brands matter in the consumer’s path to purchase. Most of the information and research I found were a few years old, and that is disturbing. It seems no one outside our industry cares enough about this $100 billion category to spend the time and resources to study it. I can probably figure out why. Only a handful of manufacturers invest in brand ...
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 ...
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.