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Brooklyn, N.Y. – West Elm is moving into Reno come Aug. 11 into a former U.S. Post Office building that has been restored to its original Art Deco style. More
New York -- Himatsingka America is set to launch its new “Himatsingka Presents” program via its newly inked partnership with fashion forecasting firm WGSN. More
Mason, Ohio -- Downlite this week announced it has invested significant resources in its Responsible Down Standard (RDS) supply chain in both Europe and Asia. More
Las Vegas – With the intention of establishing cross-campus and cross-category competencies, International Market Centers (IMC) has appointed two veteran agents to two new roles heading leasing for the Las Vegas and High Point Markets. More
Paris – French fine linens house Anne de Solène is building up its Sonia Rykiel Paris collection with new designs for the autumn-winter season. More
New York – The New York Chapter of the International Furnishings and Design Association is set to host its next monthly networking event on August 1. More
Goodlettsville, Tenn. – Dollar General has completed the purchase of 41 former Walmart Express locations across 11 states. More
Zurich, Switzerland -- The OEKO-TEX Association has awarded DuPont its Standard 100 certification for the fifth consecutive year. More
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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.
- Las Vegas Market
July 31, 2016 - August 4, 2016
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July 31, 2016 - August 3, 2016
Las Vegas, Nevada
- Textile House Fair
August 6, 2016 - August 9, 2016
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