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HFPA Sets 2017 Market Dates

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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 »

HFPA to Hold Tribute to Goldstein

Carl Goldstein

NEW YORK-Carl Goldstein, vice chairman of S. Lichtenberg & Co., who passed away on Oct. 19, will be honored at the next annual meeting of the Home Fashion Products Association. Goldstein’s son, Scott, now president of Lichtenberg, will accept HFPA’s Lifetime Achievement Award on his father’s behalf. Goldstein worked for Lichtenberg from 1976 until hisMore »

Carl Goldstein, S. Lichtenberg Vice Chairman, Passes

Carl Goldstein

NEW YORK-Carl Goldstein, vice chairman of S. Lichtenberg & Co. and one of the most recognizable executives in the window-treatment business for decades, has died. He was 71. Goldstein joined Lichtenberg in 1976 as senior vice president overseeing sales, a post he held until 2010 when he was named the company’s vice chairman. He alsoMore »

HFPA to Honor Goldstein at Annual Meeting

Carl Goldstein

NEW YORK-The Home Fashion Products Association will present its Lifetime Achievement Award to Carl Goldstein, vice chairman of S. Lichtenberg and Co., at its annual meeting next month. Goldstein has been a member of the HFPA board of directors since 1971, when the trade group was called the Curtain & Drapery Association. An HFPA statementMore »

HFPA Schedules Annual Meeting

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NEW YORK-The Home Fashion Products Association has set its annual meeting for Nov. 13 from 9-11 a.m. in the Buyer’s Lounge of 295 Fifth Ave., the showroom building here. During the meeting, Keith Sorgeloos, HFPA president and president and CEO of Home Source International, and Bob Leo, the association’s legal counsel, will report on theMore »

HFPA Issues Standard for Bath Rugs

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NEW YORK-The Home Fashion Products Association has released a national standard for residential bath rugs. The new standard—which resulted from the collective efforts of HFPA members Mohawk Home, Shaw, Springs Global and Welspun—identifies important product attributes and sets “reasonable levels of quality for residential bath rugs,” according to the foreword of the standard. It includesMore »