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At the New York Market – Allied Home comes to market this week with several new initiatives that lay the groundwork for future growth. More
At the New York Market – Inspired by the rapid growth of its French Linen Sheet program, upscale bedding manufacturer Malouf is adding a line of duvet cover sets to the collection. More
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October 25, 2016Snoop Dogg and Martha Stewart are partnering up to “shake and bake” together in the kitchen this fall with the debut of a new primetime show on VH1. And by that, they don’t just mean seasoning chicken cutlets with the help of Kraft Foods. Airing for the first time on Nov. 7 at 10 p.m. ET, “Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party” will juxtapose the 1990s West Coast rapper – known for his laid-back, marijuana-induced gangster lifestyle (hence the G in his hit song Nothing but a G Thang) – with homemaker and lifestyle extraordinaire Stewart – known for her “It ...
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October 24, 2016Looks like us Baby Boomers are not going to go silently into the night. While every marketing company on earth is obsessed with those dreaded Millennials – and I’m not saying they shouldn’t be paying attention to this demographic, now the largest bulge in the American population – all of us ever-aging Boomers remain a formidable constituency in the pursuit of conspicuous consumption. As proof, I point you in the direction of the desert near Palm Springs, Calif., and the recently concluded Desert Trip music festival. On the site of the legendary Coachella event – where Boomer kids and grandkids go ...
October 24, 2016Probably the most pressing question in retail: How much do stores matter in the online age? Weighing in on the side of “not as much as they used to,” at least 53 retailers will not be opening their doors on Thanksgiving Day this year. The tally, amassed by Forbes, ranges from TJX’s powerhouse off-price nameplates to upstairs department stores and includes several home furnishings stores. (Macy’s, bucking the trend, recently announced it will open even earlier on Thanksgiving this year.) How do the numbers stack up? Last year, among the 151 million people who shopped in stores over ...
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.
- Boutique Design New York (BDNY)
November 13, 2016 - November 14, 2016
- HX, the hotel experience
November 13, 2016 - November 15, 2016
Jacob Javits Center
New York, NY
- Showtime Fabric Fair
December 4, 2016 - December 7, 2016
High Point, N.C.