Eco-friendly home furnishings
Challenges in its bicycle business proved to be a drag on Dorel Inds.’ performance as earnings fell 62.2% in the fourth quarter and 46.8% for 2013 fiscal year. While quarterly operating profits were down for its home furnishings segment, sales showed signs of improving. More
The Contemporary Design Group said it is moving its 2014 Annual Conference from the West Coast to the Miami area later this year. More
For the first time among its 48 In Time of Need furniture donations, Thomasville Home Furnishings of New Jersey took its recipient by surprise. More
Fine Furniture Design is launching a Humphrey Bogart line of case goods and upholstery at this April’s High Point Market, and Furniture/Today has the scoop on how it came about. More
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March 3, 2014We will be helping retailers make more mojo at our upcoming Bedding Conference. Yes, mojo is a good thing, something that all successful retailers must possess. It’s the power that allows individuals and companies to be at the top of their game. “Making Mojo at Retail” is the theme of the conference, set for May 14-16 at the Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate, Fla. We are pleased to announce that we are partnering with the Seena Magowitz Golf Classic at our conference. The Bedding Conference runs from Wednesday, May 14, through the morning of Friday, May 16, and the ...
Sourcing Strategies by Tom Russell
February 27, 2014A recent news article on Woodworking Network.com states that the Chinese wooden furniture industry saw growth in 2013, albeit slower than in previous years. I've included a link to this story below for more details. http://www.woodworkingnetwork.com/wood-market-trends/woodworking-industry-news/production-woodworking-news/Chinese-Wooden-Furniture-Industry-to-Reach-963-billion-by-2018-247411601.html#sthash.2BguhINc.dpbsThis should come as no surprise given the challenges that all industries in China are facing of late. For example, government-mandated wage increases are putting pressure on many manufacturers to find ways to lower costs. This is certainly one way to keep a lid on price increases, but obviously will continue ...
February 26, 2014Social media has not only changed the way we communicate with each other; it is changing how, where and when we shop.And while this can be a tremendous opportunity for retailers, social media also allows consumers to share their shopping experiences - good and bad - in real time with millions of other consumers.Social media has also provided a platform for sellers to serve up meaningful content and information about the goods and services they offer.Clearly, the retailers who are winning are those who have found a way to communicate with consumers while managing to control the content and ...
- Indonesia International Furniture Expo
March 11, 2014 - March 14, 2014
Jakarta International Expo
- Vietnam International Furniture & Accessories Fair
March 11, 2014 - March 14, 2014
Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center
Ho Chi Minh City, VN
- Thailand International Furniture Fair
March 12, 2014 - March 16, 2014
IMPACT Muong Thong Thani
Business Annual 2014
This year's Business Annual report, a compilation of reports previously published by H&TT throughout 2013, contains the Top 50 Home Textiles Retailers, the Top 15 Home Textiles Suppliers, and the Database distribution reports for top-of-bed, sheets and pillowcases, area rugs, table and kitchen linens, bath and bath accessories, utility bedding and window treatments.