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Rent-A-Center said second-quarter revenues rose 6.1% and profits jumped more than 30%, largely on the strength of its Acceptance Now business, which offers rent-to-own options in stores that sell furniture, electronics and related products. More
International Market Centers announced that bedding manufacturers Serta, Simmons, Fashion Bed Group, Symbol, Magniflex, Glideaway, Knickerbocker and PureCare have renewed their long-term commitments to the Las Vegas Market. More
See the latest rug trends and styles from the following introductions at the upcoming Las Vegas Market. More
LAS VEGAS — Educational seminars at the Aug. 2-6 Las Vegas Market will give buyers a chance to take in an array of ideas, advice and information about the home furnishings business. Here’s a rundown of the dates, times and locations. All seminars are free to market attendees. More
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Utility Bedding 2015
Don't you wish there was a simple guide to all the key utility bedding suppliers in the business? Now there is! Click here to view H&TT's Players Guide to Utility Bedding.
July 27, 2015Is it? Could it be? The on-again off-again improvement of furniture industry fortunes and the stuttering economic recovery that seems to take two steps forward and one step back appears to be back on again . . . maybe . . . for now. If that sounds qualified and tentative, it is. The most recent report from the Department of Commerce showed June sales at furniture and home furnishings stores dipped 1.6% from May levels; not a great sign. On the other hand, they were up 4.1% from June 2014; a good sign. The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index delivered its second consecutive ...
July 24, 2015And the cat came back Heartwarming story alert: A family that relocated from Texas to Alaska thought they had lost their pet cat, Moosie, at some point during their move. Moosie, however, hitched a ride inside one of the family's mattresses and went undiscovered for two months. The story has a happy ending, as Moosie survived the ordeal. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Easier said than done Wake up without an alarm clock. It's possible, we promise! http://t.co/yvyEMiCOo5 #GoodNights #SleepHealth pic.twitter.com/uK2YIZWqUe — Sleep Foundation (@sleepfoundation) July 16, 2015 _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ A word to the wise Lack of Sleep ...
July 21, 2015This is not a column about the perils (or not) of Mexican immigrants. It is not a column on politics. But it is a column on what happens when politics gets injected into business. Short answer: Bad things. The trouble started in June when Donald Trump announced that he was running for president. Looking out at his supporters, Trump said, among other things: “When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best. They’re not sending you. They’re not sending you. They’re sending people that have lots of problems …. They’re bringing drugs. They’re bringing ...
There’s less than two months to go to this year’s edition of the largest textiles fair in Asia, a highlight of which is always the Trend presentation and display. Take a look in this special preview video.
- Las Vegas Market
August 2, 2015 - August 6, 2015
495 South Grand Central Pkwy
Las Vegas, Nevada, US
- ASD/AMD Las Vegas
August 2, 2015 - August 5, 2015
Las Vegas, Nevada
- New York International Gift Fair
August 15, 2015 - August 19, 2015
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
New York, NY, US