Furniture

Nominees Announced for NAHFA Retailer of Year Award

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ROSEVILLE, Calif.-The North American Home Furnishings Association has announced 15 nominees for its 2015 Retailer of the Year award, which celebrates the outstanding achievements and progressive leadership of the nation’s home furnishings retailers. NAHFA members in good standing were nominated by members of the home furnishings industry based on their exemplary service to the industryMore »

Last updated: January 19, 2015

Atlanta Gift Market Posts Record Order Volume

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ATLANTA-Exhibitors at the just-completed Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market reported their highest volume of buying since 2007, according to a statement from AmericasMart, where the show took place. The statement described order writing as “fast and furious” in just about all the product categories. The heightened activity was “propelled by surging retailer optimismMore »

Last updated: January 16, 2015

Las Vegas Market Names Global Goodness Winners

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LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market announced that five home decor, furniture and gift firms—CleanBrands, Glory Haus, Phillips Collection, Samantha Davimes and Swahili Imports—have been selected as winners of the fourth semi-annual Global Goodness Awards, recognizing furniture, gift and home decor companies for environmentally friendly, sustainable and socially responsible activities. The Global Goodness Awards will be presentedMore »

Last updated: January 15, 2015

Arteriors Expands Sales Team with Three Appointments

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DALLAS-Luxury lighting, furniture and home decor company Arteriors has appointed three sales executives: Ben Howard has been named national sales manager of lighting, Jim Bindman vice president of sales of the Arteriors Contract division, and Kevin Reilly international sales manager. “As Arteriors continues to expand our presence into new markets—both internationally and domestically—it’s a naturalMore »

Last updated: January 14, 2015

Las Vegas Market Enhances Temp Exhibits

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LAS VEGAS-An influx of new and returning Las Vegas Market exhibitors is enhancing the temporary sections of the show, specifically in the specialty tabletop, better home decor, handmade and personal care categories, according to show owner International Market Centers. The show begins on Sunday. In addition, temporary furniture exhibits on B2 are sold-out, and giftMore »

Last updated: January 13, 2015

ART Card Program Continues at Dallas, Las Vegas Markets

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CHARLOTTE, N.C.-Accessories Resource Team’s ART card program continues at the upcoming the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market and Las Vegas Market. The ART card program offers exclusive market specials and promotions to ART member retailers who present their ART card when they place an order. At Dallas market, the specials are: • Classic HomeMore »

Last updated: January 13, 2015

Abbyson Living Consolidates Into One West Coast Mega-Facility

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LOS ANGELES–Abbyson Living has begun a two-phase process of moving its two current west coast facilities into one large distribution center in the greater Los Angeles area. The new location is an 11.87-acre site and will have 500,000 square feet of racked warehouse space. Abbyson expects the move to be completed by March. “With ourMore »

Last updated: January 13, 2015

Twin-Star Moves to Larger Las Vegas Showroom

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DELRAY BEACH, Fla.-Twin-Star International will debut its latest products in a new showroom at the upcoming January Las Vegas Market. Located in World Market Center, showroom A-1016, the new showroom boasts 10,000 square feet of space as the layout provides a more home-like setting, enabling retailers to view the company’s offerings in a lifestyle environment.More »

Last updated: January 12, 2015