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HTT TV

Heimtextil Reports

Heimtextil is now less than a month away and in the final of three videos H&TT editors Jennifer Marks and Warren Shoulberg give an advance look at some of the changes for the fair in January and discuss key issues that will affect how business with be down in Frankfurt. See the videos!

Blogs

  • Ray Allegrezza

    Editor's Desk

    Ray Allegrezza

    December 15, 2014

    It's been an amazing ride

    How many times in my life have I been told that life is about the journey, not the destination? Enough to have it resonate as a statement of truth for me. But ironically, as I write my final column as the editor in chief of Furniture/Today, I am struck by the fact that, at least on a professional level, my journey and destination began and ended with an event that I’ve loved being a part of: the Furniture/Today Leadership Conference. Most of you probably don’t know that when I joined the paper some 18 years ago ...

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  • Bill McLoughlin

    Furniture Everyday

    Bill McLoughlin

    December 15, 2014

    How do you measure the value of an idea?

    When you implement a new practice your store or manufacturing operation, one that saves you money or increases sales, how do you measure the value of that idea. Is it simply in the sales increase or dollars saved? If the idea enhances your brand and causes customers to think about you more frequently, in a more positive way, or to talk about you with friends and family how much more is that worth? This thought came to me as I was listening to Leggett & Platt’s Mark Kinsley speak at Furniture/Today’s Leadership Conference, where he was encouraging attendees ...

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  • David Perry

    Bedding Today

    David Perry

    December 15, 2014

    Industry sees positives for 2015, opportunities in consolidation

    As the bedding industry prepares to turn the calendar and welcome in a new year, breezes of good business prospects are blowing briskly. There are many reasons for optimism. The economy is getting stronger. The housing picture is growing brighter. The political climate is calmer and more settled than it was during the height of the election season. Unemployment is down. Gas prices are coming down. Looking inside our industry, leading bedding producers say innovative products will spark sales in the new year, and believe retailers will be doing their part to produce higher tickets. They also say higher-priced goods ...

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Top 50 Retailing Giants

Top 50 Retail Giants

Movers and shakers. Trendsetters and up-and-comers. That's what you’ll find in the 2014 H&TT Retailing Giants Issue. Read Now. Sponsored by Divatex.

Events

  • Las Vegas Market

    January 18, 2015 - January 22, 2015

    495 South Grand Central Pkwy

    Las Vegas, Nevada, US

  • High Point Market

    April 18, 2015 - April 23, 2015

    Downtown High Point

    High Point, NC, US

  • Showtime

    May 31, 2015 - June 3, 2015

    Downtown High Point

    High Point, NC, US

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