Textiles

HFPA Sets 2017 Market Dates

HFPA

NEW YORK-The Home Fashion Products Association’s board of directors has approved the 2017 dates for the New York Home Fashions Market. The spring market will take place from March 27-30, 2017, while the fall market is scheduled for Sept. 11-14. This year’s fall market is slated for Sept. 15-18. The 2015 spring market is scheduledMore »

Innocor: Founded on Innovation

Sleep Plush

A new basic-bedding firm launches from the merger of Sleep Innovations and Flexible Foam By David Gill A new player in the basic-bedding industry has been born of the merger between Sleep Innovations and Flexible Foam Products. The company is called Innocor Inc., and—according to a statement from the newly minted manufacturer—is the second largestMore »

NY Now to Launch Maker Project

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-NY Now will debut the Maker Project during this summer’s show to spotlight individual product crafters and their wares. At the show, the Etsy Wholesale pavilion will feature individual product makers and their products. The Grommet Wholesale display will present new-to-market makers. There will also be a four-part seminar program that will addressMore »

AQ Textiles to Exhibit in SSA Showroom in Vegas

AQ will showcase its Intellatex brand at Las Vegas Market.

FRIANT, Calif.-AQ Textiles will exhibit at its first Las Vegas Market in the Specialty Sleep Association (SSA) showroom, in building C, room 1565 of the World Market Center in Las Vegas. The company will be showing a range of technology-based bedding under its Intellatex brand of products. These will include AllerBlock allergen-reducing sheets and mattressMore »

Artisan Resource Expands Summer Show Programming

Artisan Resource

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-This summer’s Artisan Resource will offer an expanded schedule of seminars, beginning with preshow exhibitor webinar training and continuing with four days of on-site programs. The show—which provides artisanal producers with the opportunity to meet importers, direct-import retailers, wholesalers and designers—will run from Aug. 16-19 at Pier 94 of New York City’s PassengerMore »

HFN Deadline for Las Vegas, NY Now Markets is July 2

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Las Vegas Market (July 27-31) and NY Now (Aug. 16-20). Exhibitors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of debuting products for possible inclusion. Furniture materials can be sent to Duke Ratliff (dratliff@hfnmag.com), rug, lighting and home decor submissions can be sent to Andrea LilloMore »

Langdon Textiles Line Debuts on Walmart.com

Libby Langdon

NEW YORK-Walmart.com has introduced a collection of accent textiles from Libby Langdon, the designer, author and television personality. The line consists of mix-and-match decorative pillows, pouf ottomans, throw blankets and rugs under the brand warm&inviting by Libby Langdon. The design themes include Chic and Cheerful, Sophisticated Style, Cool and Current, Soft and Serene, Color PopMore »

Crown Crafts Net Up for Q4, FY

Crown Crafts

GONZALES, La.-Crown Crafts bucked what its chairman, president and CEO, E. Randall Chestnut, described as “a challenging retail environment” to boost net income and sales for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ending on March 30. Net income for the year jumped 12.9 percent to $5.8 million, while net income in the quarter totaled $2More »