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HTT Cover October 2017

See the October 2017 issue of Home & Textiles Today. In this issue, we look at the Top 25 Online Retailers.  H&TT's exclusive annual ranking of the biggest online sellers of home textiles finds that while pure play etailers continue to fly, bricks & clicks are digging into omnichannel. See details!

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  • Cecile Corral

    On The Beat

    Cecile Corral

    March 10, 2015

    Art imitating life?

    I experienced some déjà vu this weekend while binging on the newly released Season 3 of “House of Cards” on Netflix. (NOTE: Show fans – Stop here if you don’t want a spoiler) In episode 8, fictional presidential candidate Heather Dunbar, who is on the campaign trail in Cedar Rapids, gives a motivational speech to a cheering crowd of blue-collar workers on the need for Walmart to raise its minimum wage. Had she lived in the real world, she’d be about two weeks too late. On Feb. 19, Walmart said it was raising the minimum wage to $10 ...

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  • Cecile Corral

    On The Beat

    Cecile Corral

    November 12, 2014

    Thank you for not shopping

    Since Macy’s announced last month its plans to open its doors earlier than ever – 6 p.m. – on Thanksgiving Day, it seems like all the major retailers have begun announcing their also-early store hour schedules for to the holiday season kick off. And it has been getting me down. I recently came across a news report on the website of NBC affiliate WGRZ Channel 2 in Cheektowaga, NY, that only made me sadder. A mall is forcing all of its retail tenant to open their doors by 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day – or be charged a $200 fine ...

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  • Cecile Corral

    On The Beat

    Cecile Corral

    August 6, 2014

    Dorms that awaken the senses

    There will always be a place for school spirit on t-shirts and caps. But among the rapidly growing tres chic crowd this back-to-campus season, college and university logos might not make the grade for many of today’s dorm dwellers. If you’ve been shopping lately in stores or online, you’ll know what I’m talking about: Much of the latest dorm décor items out there -- from Target, Ikea, and BBB to Dormify.com, ModCloth.com, and PBteen – target a student body that is tapped into trends and eager to seek out and spend on fashionable finds that ...

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POSH

POSH Autumn 2017

The letter O is for October and Opportunity. With the emergence of more sophisticated constructions and designs in performance fabrics, luxury textiles are expanding outdoors. High-end hospitality poses another opportunity, and the sector is poised for billion-dollar growth over the next five years. PLUS, our Product Gallery spotlights the newest spring/summer introductions.

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NY Home Fashions Market

NY Home Show Day 3

H&TT editors Jennifer Marks and Warren Shoulberg visit three brands making their New York Home Fashions Market debut. See the videos!