Furniture

Weekend in High Point: Furniture Market, the Sequel

Weekend in High Point: Furniture Market, the Sequel

 HIGH POINT, N.C.–It’s not light yet … but it’s getting there. With all due apologies to Bob Dylan, the furniture industry is beginning to see the first tangible signs of a recovery from what has been arguably the darkest days in its modern history. The High Point Market—the biggest furniture and accessories show on theMore »

Dallas Market Center Calls Attendees Home for the Holidays

Dallas Market Center Calls Attendees Home for the Holidays

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center announced it will again present a 4,200-square-foot, eight-room home furnished and decorated for the holidays during its Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, June 23-29. The home will feature products from showrooms throughout the Dallas Market Center campus and will be on exhibit in The Grand Pavilion at the Trade Mart. ChristmasMore »

GuildMaster Names “Show Your Stuff” Winners

GuildMaster Names “Show Your Stuff” Winners

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The GuildMaster “Show Your Stuff” contest wrapped up with a total of more than 750 fans casting almost 7,000 ballots to recognize the most outstanding retail displays across the country. GuildMaster retailers posted photos of their best displays on the GuildMaster on Tour Facebook site. Fans then voted for their favorite displays.   “We areMore »

Ashwell of Shabby Chic to Headline High Point Luncheon

Ashwell of Shabby Chic to Headline High Point Luncheon

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Rachel Ashwell, founder of Shabby Chic, will speak at a luncheon and seminar to be held during the upcoming High Point Market. Ashwell will present “Staying True to Your Brand While Evolving in Today’s Market.” Sponsored jointly by the International Home Furnishings Center and the International Furnishings and Design Association, the luncheon isMore »

WithIt Names Competitive Intelligence Panelists

WithIt Names Competitive Intelligence Panelists

GREENSBORO, N.C.–WithIt, the women’s leadership development network serving the home and furnishings industries, will feature four expert panelists during the organization’s semi-annual Competitive Intelligence event to be held on April 19 at the High Point Market. The featured speakers will share their insights about the products, trends and noteworthy collections they will have spotted onMore »

Icon Honors Calls for Entries

Icon Honors Calls for Entries

ATLANTA–The Icon Honors national call for entries is now open. Created exclusively by AmericasMart Atlanta in partnership with GHTA and HFN, ICON Honors is the first international program fully embracing the gift and home categories in an independent recognition of exemplary achievement across the industry for product manufacturing, product sales representative businesses and retailing. SubmissionsMore »

Mussallem Named Natuzzi North America President

Natuzzi

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Joseph Mussallem has been named president of the North American Team for Natuzzi Americas Inc. filling a position that had been vacant since Cary Benson left last December. Mussallem was most recently Natuzzi senior vice president of sales, responsible for national accounts, Natuzzi Editions and Italsofa brands. The company said he will focusMore »