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IMC makes changes in furniture, home décor leasing positions
Two veteran leasing agents at International Market Centers will assume new roles for the company.
AICO getting social at Las Vegas Market
Full-line vendor AICO is looking to get social with Las Vegas Market attendees through innovative social media contests that will award winners with prizes that include use of a Cadillac stretch limousine.
KAS Rugs releases 2016 Look Book catalog
KAS Rugs' 2016 Look Book is out in time for the Las Vegas Market.
Consumer confidence flat in July
The Consumer Confidence Index, which had increased in June, was virtually unchanged in July.
Loloi opens dedicated Magnolia Home space in Vegas
To highlight its new Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines products, Loloi is creating a dedicated showroom at the Las Vegas Market.
Product of the Day: Solaria
Interlocking rectangles support 10 flame bulbs to create the mesmerizing Marcel chandelier by Solaria.
Ikea 2017 Catalog preview
Ikea today released a preview of some of the new products, themes and ideas consumers will find in its 2017 catalog next month.
Art Trends launches Donny Osmond Home wall art line
Art Trends is teaming up with Donny Osmond Home for an expansive line of fine art, debuting in both Art Trends’ and Coaster Furniture’s Las Vegas showrooms.
- Violet Verbena named 2017 Color of the Year by PPG Paints
- The Millennials have taken over
- The land of (mostly) blue states
- Product of the Day: Control Brand
- Product of the Day: John-Richard
- Product of the Day: Dupuis Design Collective
- Art Trends launches Donny Osmond Home wall art line
- Product of the Day: Picture Source Somerset
- Product of the Day: Revelation by Uttermost
- KAS Rugs releases 2016 Look Book catalog
- Ikea 2017 Catalog preview
- The Rug Market America boosting youth designs
July 27, 2016Odds are you’ve heard from many a marketer and researcher that Millennials – that buzzed-about group of 20- and 30-somethings – are the future of your business. But in the home furnishings universe, the future is now. Millennials are now the largest generational cohort in the U.S. population and the U.S. labor force. They comprise the greatest percentage home buyers, according to the National Association of Realtors, and they’re the No. 1 buyer of furniture, per Furniture/Today research. Capturing this demographic in the early stages of adulthood is critical to your business’ long-term success – they’re buying ...
From the Editor
Jenny Heinzen York
July 22, 2016The North Carolina General Assembly and Gov. Pat McCrory enacted the controversial legislation know as House Bill 2 back in the spring. It caused great uproar nationwide and in the home furnishings industry, and led to many threats of boycott of the April High Point Market. Among other things, HB2 requires North Carolinians to use the restroom that corresponds with their gender (per their birth certificate). It also eliminated the ability of North Carolinians to sue for workplace discrimination (on any grounds) in state courts. While it’s unclear if that law impacted the traffic at the show, market attendance ...
July 20, 2016Macy’s is putting IBM’s Watson to work in its stores as a mobile “companion” to enhance shoppers’ in-store experience. The program, called “Macy’s On Call,” is piloting at 10 store locations across the country, and is capable of interacting with customers in English and Spanish. Upon entering the test stores, Macy’s customers will be encouraged to visit macys.com/storehelp on their personal mobile devices to engage with the companion, which can do things like help navigate departments, brands and product categories, find a restroom, or place/pick up an online order. Each test location, therefore ...
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