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38 Special Headlines High Point Market Concerts

38 Special Headlines High Point Market Concerts

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Southern rockers 38 Special will be the headline act in a lineup of live performances for the Spring 2011 Stars Under the Stars entertainment series at the High Point Market, April 2-7. On Saturday, April 2, the concert series kicks off with BlackHawk, sponsored by Wells Fargo Capital Finance. The country group has aMore »

American Furniture Hall of Fame Calls for Nominations

American Furniture Hall of Fame Calls for Nominations

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The American Furniture Hall of Fame Foundation has opened nominations for new candidates to become an Industry Fellow and to be inducted into the American Furniture Hall of Fame later this year. Only Foundation members are eligible to nominate, second and vote. This year, a new process of nominations also has been added.More »

Robb & Stucky Going-Out-of-Business Sale Starts Today

Robb & Stucky Going-Out-of-Business Sale Starts Today

FORT MYERS, Fla.-After more than 95 years in business, Robb & Stucky will conduct a court-ordered bankruptcy liquidation sale beginning today at all 20 of its stores. Inventory at the stores, located in Florida, Texas, Arizona and Nevada, is valued at approximately $90 million, and will be completely liquidated at significant discounts, according to theMore »

High Point Bowling Night Sponsored by IHFC, ART and HFIA

High Point Bowling Night Sponsored by IHFC, ART and HFIA

HIGH POINT, N.C.-The International Home Furnishings Center, the Accessories Resource Team and the Home Furnishings Independents Association are sponsoring another bowling night during High Point Market next month. Scheduled for Monday, April 4, at the High Point Bowling Center on West Fairfield Road, the event will include dinner, bowling and a chance to unwind fromMore »

Brown Jordan Teams with Barbados-Based Designer Decor

Brown Jordan Teams with Barbados-Based Designer Decor

NEW YORK–Brown Jordan, a leading manufacturer of luxury outdoor furnishings, has established a new partnership with Designer Decor, a supplier of furniture, custom upholstery and drapes for resorts throughout the Caribbean. A family-owned business that has been in operation for more than 20 years, Designer Decor services both industry and retail customers. It has outdoorMore »

World Market Center Announces Market Dates

World Market Center Announces Market Dates

LAS VEGAS—Las Vegas Market will be held Jan. 30 through Feb. 3, 2012 for Winter Las Vegas Market, and July 30 through Aug. 3, 2012, for Summer Las Vegas Market. Hours will be consistent with the Winter 2011 Market, with permanent exhibitors open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday fromMore »

Department of Youth

Department of Youth

By Duke Ratliff Vendors at the World Market Center for the Las Vegas Winter Market last month turned their efforts to the somewhat-untapped youth market. Makers of casegoods, ready-to-assemble furniture, mattresses and occasional furniture all targeted younger generations with introductions and marketing campaigns, while introductions from even the most traditional vendors ventured into a slightlyMore »