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December 7, 2016Maybe you've heard this interesting statistic: Each day 10,000 people turn 65. That's a lot of birthday candles. It's also potentially a lot of sales in the power lift recliner category. An aging population of Baby Boomer and Silent generations is certainly a legitimate reason the category has seen growth not only in sales but the number of suppliers and variety of products, but there are many reasons why someone might need help getting in and out of a chair. From meeting a short-term need such as recovery from injury or surgery to providing an aging ...
One Stop Shop
December 6, 2016It may be hard to remember a time when blogs weren’t a thing, but it’s generally agreed that the first blogs started showing up around 1994. Their purpose evolved as their popularity grew, and before we knew it, personal help blogs, mommy blogs and cooking blogs were popping up left and right. Then business blogging came into play and opened up a new world. These days if you don’t have a blog for your business, you’re going to fall behind. Blogs build confidence, relationships and sales, spark conversation and sharpen your business focus. In the furniture ...
December 2, 2016As I sit here writing this, the Furniture Today Leadership Conference has just concluded. The focus of the conference this year was transformative change and leading organizations through it. Day one was packed with speakers describing the increasing pace of change the industry confronts and offering a plethora of strategies to confront it. Day two concluded with three bright, passionate and knowledgeable future leaders laying out a vision for tomorrow that cannot help but make one optimistic about the industry’s future. We will have complete coverage in next week’s paper. But sometimes the most profound learning takes place ...
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.
January 10, 2017 - January 13, 2017
- Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market
January 10, 2017 - January 17, 2017
- Atlanta International Area Rug Market
January 11, 2017 - January 15, 2017