AHFA: Participants Needed for Industry Shipment Survey

AHFA Summit to Focus on Healthcare

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The American Home Furnishings Alliance has partnered with Association Research Inc. to produce a new survey tracking quarterly shipments of home furnishings produced in the United States. Association Research serves hundreds of associations by developing and conducting surveys to produce industry-specific statistics and economic research. Data from these surveys is used by companiesMore »

Last updated: June 30, 2014

ART Hosts Industry Talks with Randy Eller during Atlanta Market

Randy Eller

CHARLOTTE, N.C.–ART, the creative home furnishings network, will host an Industry Talks event at the upcoming Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market. Randy Eller, of Eller Enterprises, will discuss the changing role of sales reps in the home accents business on Thursday, July 10, at 8:30 a.m. in Building 1, Floor 10, Meeting RoomMore »

Last updated: June 26, 2014

NAHFA Announces Summer 2014 Las Vegas Market Seminars


ROSEVILLE, Calif.–The North American Home Furnishings Association has announced its schedule for the 2014 Las Vegas Winter Market seminars, July 27-30. The NAHFA educational seminars, which are free to market-attendees, are held in the Retailer Resource Center (RRC), Building B-1050. The NAHFA hosts seminars during both Las Vegas and High Point Markets in the RRC—aMore »

Last updated: June 26, 2014

High Point Market Wins Social Media Award at Expo E.X.C.I.T.E. Awards

High Point logo 2013

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The High Point Market Authority has won the “Use of a Social Media Network Award” at the annual Expo E.X.C.I.T.E. Awards luncheon, beating out the New York International Auto Show, Cisco Live and other notable trade shows. The award recognized High Point Market’s wildly popular Style Spotters program. The E.X.C.I.T.E. Awards celebrate excellenceMore »

Last updated: June 26, 2014

Roche Bobois Celebrates 40 Years in the U.S.

Roche Bobois

Four decades of l’art de vivre By Duke Ratliff French furniture brand Roche Bobois is in the midst of its 40th anniversary in the United States. Last month the company welcomed more than 700 guests to its newly renovated Madison Avenue flagship showroom in Manhattan. At the event, the company unveiled a collection from designerMore »

Last updated: July 1, 2014

Stan Adelstein Dies

Stan Adelstein

HARTFORD, Conn.–Furniture industry veteran Stan Adelstein, a Bob’s Discount Furniture founding partner and former chairman, died on June 20 at the age of 78. Adelstein, who retired from the company just over one year ago, was a driving force in helping Bob’s Discount Furniture grow from a single store to the 51-store, 3,000-employee company thatMore »

Last updated: June 24, 2014

HFN Deadline for Las Vegas, NY Now Markets is July 2


NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Las Vegas Market (July 27-31) and NY Now (Aug. 16-20). Exhibitors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of debuting products for possible inclusion. Furniture materials can be sent to Duke Ratliff (, rug, lighting and home decor submissions can be sent to Andrea LilloMore »

Last updated: June 23, 2014