International Developments | Home Textiles Today
What is myrrh anyway? Terry Jones picks his 10 favorite Monty Python movie clips. And back in the real world…Kohl’s readies its first outlet store. Anthropologie is cranking up home. Evine ODs on textiles. And Williams-Sonoma is still digging out from the port slowdown. More
Joliet, Ill. — Ikea has announced it plans to double the size of its planned distribution center here as part of its strategy to serve customers in the Midwest. More
Calhoun, Ga. — Surya has been named to the 2015 Georgia Fast 40 by ACG Atlanta, the Atlanta Chapter of The Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), a global professional organization focused on middle-market growth, mergers and acquisitions and private investment. More
San Francisco – The word “west” proved pivotal to Williams-Sonoma Inc. in the first quarter, when the company offset woes from West Coast port slowdowns with rewarding comps at West Elm. More
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June 1, 2015Looks like the average American needs a new incentive to disconnect without unplugging. It’s called “glamping,” short for “glamorous camping.” Glamping involves vacationers heading off into a tamed wilderness setting that accommodates creature comforts like high-speed WiFi connection, high thread-count sheets, feather pillows, flat-screen TVs with cable access, and even in some places freshly-brewed coffee delivery each morning. The Glamping Hub lists cabins, tents and campers for rent across the U.S. equipped with special features – from a small eco-friendly unit in Washington State boasting “extremely nice mattresses and the best bedding from Anthropologie” to a newly-built treehouse in ...
June 1, 2015Google has changed its ranking parameter once again. Does your website meet the criteria? In case you didn’t know yet, right now its Google’s world and we all live in it. While we may get frustrated with the constant Google changes that affect our websites, we should keep in mind why Google does “silly” things, such as this past April’s Mobilegeddon. First, the obvious: Google profits from Google search, and when people have a good experience while they search, they come back. More search, more money. Second, the not so obvious: Google does strive to provide the ...
May 26, 2015It is the great cost-adder in online retailing – the price of delivering that one package from the distribution center to the customer’s front door. The order online/pick-up in store model being embraced by so many retailers is designed in part to get around that hurdle – but it’s creating some new problems of its own. On the upside, ecommerce allows retailers to offer far more product options online than they can within the confines of a physical location. But what happens when the consumer dumps that online purchase back at the customer service counter at her local store ...
This August Shanghai once again becomes the center of the home textiles world. See and hear all about the 2015 Show in this quick video!
- Canadian Furniture Show
June 4, 2015 - June 7, 2015
Mississauga, ON, US
- Canadian Furniture Show/Salon canadien du meuble
June 4, 2015 - June 7, 2015
Mississauga, Ontario, CA
- Licensing International Expo
June 9, 2015 - June 11, 2015
Las Vegas, Nevada