Tag Archives: International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market

International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market Commits to Merchandise Mart

Merchandise Mart

CHICAGO–The International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market said it has renewed its contract with the Merchandise Mart to hold its trade show there for the next eight years. “We are enthusiastic about the synergy of renewing our partnership with the Merchandise Mart,” said Ward Usmar, ICFA chairman and senior vice president of TUUCI. “The entireMore »

Last updated: September 18, 2014

Elaine Smith to Open Merchandise Mart Showroom

Elaine Smith Inc.

CHICAGO-Elaine Smith Inc., the manufacturer of outdoor luxury pillows, will open a permanent showroom in the Merchandise Mart, room 1524, in time for this week’s International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market. The company is currently celebrating its 10th anniversary in the casual furniture industry. It offers a line of pillows fabricated with textiles that areMore »

Last updated: September 15, 2014

HGTV’s Property Brothers to Headline at Casual Market

The Property Brothers

CHICAGO–HGTV’s “Property Brothers,” Jonathan and Drew Scott, will give a keynote presentation at the International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market, which will take place here next week. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 11:30 a.m. Guests can join the Scotts in the Woods International booth, 7-5093, for a meet and greetMore »

Last updated: September 12, 2014

Surya to Unveil Outdoor Offerings at Casual Market

Surya Buddha

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya is set to introduce a significantly expanded outdoor product offering at the 2014 International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market, to be held Sept. 16-19 at The Merchandise Mart in Chicago. Featuring a range of coordinating accessories across multiple categories along with high-performance materials, the new offerings are designed to make it easy forMore »

Last updated: September 9, 2014

Levine Tabbed to Lead Surya Outdoor

Jim Levine

CALHOUN, Ga.-Surya has appointed Jim Levine to the newly created position of vice president of Surya Outdoor. In his new role, Levine is in charge of expanding Surya’s outdoor product offerings, along with building and overseeing a sales force focusd specifically on retailers of outdoor products. He reports to Seth King, Surya’s vice president ofMore »

Last updated: July 25, 2014

OW Lee Receives the ICFA Manufacturer of the Year Award

OW Lee

CHICAGO–OW Lee was honored with the Manufacturer of the Year Award for 2013 at the Apollo Awards during the International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market. Manufacturers were judged on the following categories: design and quality of products, merchandising, customer service, ethics, communications and trade relations. “We are very honored to be awarded Manufacturer of theMore »

Last updated: October 1, 2013

Outdoor Lifestyle: Fresh-Air Furnishings

Agio

By David Gill Summer may be coming to an end, but during this month, the home furnishings industry is focusing on what has been often called the “outdoor room.” Outdoor home furnishings are on the minds of consumers, retailers and manufacturers in September. This is the month in which the outdoor industry’s key trade show,More »

Last updated: September 9, 2013

Treasure Garden to Debut Outdoor Rug Collection at Casual Furniture Market

TreasureGarden

BALDWIN PARK, Calif.–Treasure Garden will add the outdoor rug category to its product line next month as the manufacturer of outdoor umbrellas, shade and accessory products will debut the line at the International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market, in showroom 1655. The large selection of weather-resistant styles and colorations will coordinate with the company’s umbrellasMore »

Last updated: August 22, 2013