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NEWS FROM THE WEB
Amazon opening furniture stores?
A New York Times report speculates that Amazon might be interested in creating a brick-and-mortar furniture store.
Nadeau celebrating 25th anniversary
Founded in December 1991 as a wholesaler, retailer Nadeau, Furniture With a Soul, is celebrating its 25th anniversary
Streamline Art & Frame makes High Point debut this spring
Canadian wall art manufacturer Streamline Art & Frame is expanding its U.S. presence this spring with its first High Point Market appearance.
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Pantone shares top consumer color trends
What colors are hot with consumers? Following last Monday's talk on color and design trends, Pantone Color Institute Executive Director Leatrice Eiseman shared her insights on consumer trends at last week's International Home + Housewares Show. Among the highlights: pinks are strong, metallics are the new neutral, and Millennials are "power-clashing."
Guardiola will run Zuo's new home accent division
Andrea Guardiola has joined Zuo as director of Zuo Décor, the modern furniture vendor’s new home accents and décor division.
New Growth Designs opens freestanding High Point space
Permanent botanicals manufacturer New Growth Designs will be in a freestanding showroom for the upcoming High Point Market.
Raleigh Designer Show House debuts
The DJF Raleigh Designer Show House celebrated its reveal with a preview party last night and will open for tours tomorrow.
- New opportunities boost accent furniture outlook
- Pantone reveals 2018 color trends for interiors
- Pantone reveals Fall 2017 Fashion Color Report
- Guardiola will run Zuo's new home accent division
- Product of the Day: Palecek
- Product of the Day: Worlds Away
- Streamline Art & Frame makes High Point debut this spring
- Product of the Day: Paragon
- Product of the Day: Phillips Collection
Linsey Frost recently joined Home Accents Today as Art Director, and Lenise Willis is the new editor in chief of sister publication Gifts and Decorative Accessories. Susan Dickenson introduces both ladies in this week's episode of HAT Chat.
From the Editor
March 26, 2017The sun begins to set, darkness falls, and a chill sets in. Someone begins to gather wood for a fire, others help, and eventually everyone in the vicinity is drawn in, enjoying conversation and the warmth of a crackling fire. This communal response, says architect Kevin Kelley, is called “the bonfire effect,” a situational experience where people feel emotionally connected to a place and its occupants because of a sense of shared values, purpose and identity. Kelley’s company, Shook Kelley, is a strategy and design firm that integrates branding, merchandising, consumer anthropology and retail science into its architecture, interior ...
The Weekly 5
March 23, 20171.) The customer knows best ChainStoreAge.com has a survey conducted by Tulip Retail that shows – among its many findings – that due to online research, 83% of shoppers believe they know more about products than retail store associates. For an industry that needs its associates to be positioned as experts, that's troubling. But there's good news. According to the report, nearly 50% of shoppers said a knowledgeable store associate who is able to suggest products based on their purchase history would encourage them to shop in-store. Meanwhile, 73% would be interested in having a store associate text or ...
March 21, 2017Millennials – those enigmatic consumers born between 1980 and 2000 – are arguably today’s most-discussed demographic. But does this up-and-coming population carry any weight in the home furnishings sector yet? How are they spending their home décor dollars, and what do they actually like? Abbyson Living hosted a seminar during the winter Las Vegas Market tackling these questions and more. Kimberly Joi McDonald of the Interior Design Society moderated the event, which featured insights from interior and product designer Bobby Berk, and Farah Merhi, founder of interior design inspiration hub Inspire Me Home Décor. Why should designers care about ...
Sketchbook: Paint by Numbers
Phillips Collection CEO Mark Phillips attended the Thailand International Furniture Fair (TIFF) in a dual capacity: as a customer, and as Honorary Trade Advisor for the furniture category. March, 2017
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