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Promos Paying Off for California Gift Show

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LOS ANGELES–Urban Expositions said its efforts to revitalize the California Gift Show have begun to pay off. The summer edition of the show, which wrapped up here last week, included many new initiatives and attracted “thousands” of attendees from Southern California and other western states, the company said. “There’s little question that retailers come toMore »

Imax to Celebrate Anniversary in High Point

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TULSA, Okla.–Imax Corporation is celebrating 30 years of business this year, and will host a party with cake and champagne this Saturday, April 5, at High Point Market. The festivities will begin at 3 p.m. with a champagne toast in its IHFC showroom, W446, and run until 5 p.m. Founded by Al and Faye Bulak,More »

There’s Nothing Generic About Somerton Dwelling

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By Duke Ratliff Rita Ho-Bezzola, the CEO of Somerton Dwelling, is not the average furniture industry executive. She grew up in the business, helping out in the furniture factory her parents founded in Dongguan City in southern China. Now, she’s overseeing the rebranding of the company. In addition, she’s a classically trained pianist; she ownsMore »

Home Depot Opens Direct Fulfillment Center for Online Business

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ATLANTA-The Home Depot has opened a direct fulfillment center (DFC) to bolster its e-commerce business, one of three DFCs the home-improvement retailer plans to open over the next two years. Located in Locust Grove, Ga., the DFC will stock about 100,000 products, extending the company’s capacity of about 35,000 products in each of its stores.More »