Furniture

Hooker Furniture Net Falls 13.1 Percent in Q3

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MARTINSVILLE, Va.-Increased discounting of casegoods and start-up costs for new programs resulted in a shortfall of 13.1 percent for Hooker Furniture’s third-quarter net income, which totaled $2.1 million. The company began the casegoods discounting to dispose of slow-moving inventory, according to Paul B. Toms Jr., Hooker’s chairman and CEO. The new programs at the HMore »

Showrooms Expand, Relocate in Atlanta

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ATLANTA -More home, gift and rug exhibitors are securing spaces at AmericasMart in preparation for the gift and rug markets that will take place there next month. New and expanded showrooms include JLA Home, with a new showroom on Building 1 Floor 13; Lampe Berger, with a new showroom on Building 2 Floor 9; Momeni,More »

NAHFA Announces 2014 Las Vegas Market Seminars

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ROSEVILLE, Calif.–The North American Home Furnishings Association (NAHFA) has announced its schedule for the 2014 Las Vegas Winter Market Seminars, Jan. 26-29, 2014. The NAHFA educational seminars, which are free to market-attendees, are held in the Retailer Resource Center (RRC), Building B-1050. “This Market we’ve added three Early Riser Sessions,” said Sharron Bradley, NAHFA’s CEO.More »

AmericasMart Expands Casual Furniture Offerings

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ATLANTA–The continuing growth of AmericasMart’s furniture and home furnishings category extends to its casual furniture mix, where an expanding collection of top manufacturers is broadening the outdoor segment to accommodate dual buyer and exhibitor demand. The newest lines will join the existing extensive casual furnishings resources featured at the upcoming Atlanta International Gift and HomeMore »

Surya to Debut at Dallas Market Next Month with New Showroom

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DALLAS–Surya will open its sixth U.S. showroom next month, as it debuts at the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market. The 14,000 square-foot showroom will be located in the Dallas Market Center’s World Trade Center, space 5-560. The showroom will also be open daily during non-market hours. “We’re excited to debut our new Dallas showroom,More »

Safavieh Enters Upholstered Headboard Category

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PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Safavieh will add upholstered headboards to its growing mix of cross-category home furnishings products with a program to be launched at Las Vegas Market, Jan. 26-30, 2014. The program includes 11 styles in 105 SKUs in contemporary, transitional and traditional styles covered in linen, velvet, ultra suede and blended fabrics in programmed solidsMore »

Las Vegas Market Announces Full Slate of Educational Programs

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LAS VEGAS–The upcoming January Las Vegas Market will feature a packed line-up of retailer and designer-oriented educational programming, presented by a slate of top designers, style editors, bloggers and other industry thought leaders addressing subjects such as design trends, brand-building, social media, and other business and marketing strategies. “Attending markets is a critical component toMore »

HFN Editorial Deadline for January Markets is Today

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NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, Jan. 7-14, the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Jan. 8-11, the Dallas International Lighting Market, Jan. 15-19, and Las Vegas Market, Jan. 26-30. The Atlanta markets and Dallas show will be covered in the January issue, while Las VegasMore »