International Developments - China | Home Textiles Today
High Point, N.C. – Pacific Coast Feather Cushion Company has named a new president and is expanding its capacity and capabilities. More
Reston, Va. – This final full week of online holiday shopping before Christmas saw an uptick in desktop spending, bringing the season-to-date growth rate to 13%. More
Troy, N.C. – Family-owned-and-operated Capel Inc. is honoring a century in business by introducing two commemorative signature braided collections inspired by designs from its archives. More
Winston-Salem, N.C. – Coville Inc. has raised funds with the help of industry colleagues and friends to help Hurricane Matthew victims at Alamac American Knits. More
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Home Alone 3
January 30, 2017Yes, this is yet another story about the most over-analyzed, over-scrutinized and often over-exposed generation, the Millennials, since … well, since the last over-analyzed, over-scrutinized and very often over-exposed generation, the Baby Boomers. And yes, it’s written by one of those aging Boomers who somewhere deep in his subconscious probably resents the fact that the torch has been passed and life itself does not revolve around him and his co-generationals. But unlike every other endless tirade about these folks, this one is going to unlock the real truth about the Millennials and why they are having such a big impact ...
January 30, 2017Here’s what the future looks like for the home textiles industry. It’s faster, it’s more fragmented in the way it delivers products to consumers and it’s more sustainable. Digital textiles printing, the subject of our February cover story, doesn’t just have the potential to provide quickly produced, uniquely personalized products to the masses — it’s already doing it. Jo-Ann Fabric, Spoonflower and Zazzle are giving consumers a world of fabric design options, while companies like Springs Creative work the back-end fulfillment. And if you’re tired of hearing about e-commerce it’s probably time to ...
Home Alone 3
January 16, 2017Just flew back from Heimtextil…and boy are my sheets and towels tired. As anyone who has visited the world’s largest textiles show knows, the fair is gargantuan in size, overwhelming in scale and limitless in opportunity. It’s just sorting all of that out that is the tough part. So, some off-the-schnitzel observations as the overall show is still being digested: The Guten: If you need an overall reality check on the state of the global home textiles business, this is the only place to be. And generally, that state is OK. Cotton and raw materials prices remain ...
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- International Window Coverings Expo
March 8, 2017 - March 9, 2017
Las Vegas, Nevada
- Atlanta Spring Gift, Home Furnishings & Holiday Market
March 8, 2017 - March 10, 2017
- Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles – Spring Edition
March 15, 2017 - March 17, 2017
Global Home Show
H&TT's Global Home Show is set for March 26-30, 2017. It is the ideal venue for U.S. and foreign-based suppliers looking for temporary space for Market Week. All exhibitors also get strong marketing support from H&TT, in print and online. It's the most cost-effective and convenient way to show at New York Home Fashions Week.