Casual Furniture Roundtable Scheduled

ICFACHICAGO–The International Casual Furnishings Association will host its second-annual Industry Roundtable at the Merchandise Mart from 1:30 to 6 p.m. on Sept. 15–the day prior to the opening of the International Casual Furniture and Accessories Market here.

The event will include roundtable discussions of topics, including promotions, inventory management, motivating employees, controlling costs, selling on the Internet and using metrics to improve the bottom line.

Each attendee will participate in three one-hour sessions. The roundtable will be held in the Lounge 1447 Conference Center at the Merchandise Mart.

Following the afternoon program, Tropitone Furniture will host a reception from 6 to 7 p.m. in its showroom, space 1523.

Registration for this education and networking event is $25. Registration is available online at icfanet.org.