Eleven manufacturers of outdoor home furnishings and accessories have been named category winners in the annual Design Excellence competition sponsored by the International Casual Furnishings Association.
High Point x Design is a movement of change makers, intent upon reimagining High Point as a year-round center of design and creativity. Openness and inclusivity are central tenets. HPxD has announced the completion of its thirteen-member board with the appointment of Marie Cloud, principal of Charlotte, N.C.-based Indigo Pruitt Design Studio, as diversity and inclusion officer.
Upholstery and case goods resource Flexsteel has announced the debut of a whole home collection inspired by the natural world at the upcoming High Point Market.
In support of Zero Emissions Day (#zeroemissionsday) Precision Textiles has announced it will shut down its manufacturing plant at its headquarters here for eight hours on Sept. 21. The initiative aims to help reduce carbon emissions from the atmosphere and “give the planet a break.”
Florida Leather Gallery has announced the appointment of Jeff Pike as director of sales for all its retail locations. He will report directly to the president, and will be responsible for leading the development of the Leaxpert sales team as well driving the overall growth and market share for the Florida Leather Gallery brand.
The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) has announced it will debut a new, custom-built structure and host a dynamic lineup of educational and social programming at The Point. The popular pop-up will return after a two-year, pandemic-induced hiatus for five full days of events throughout Fall Market.
NorthCape International, manufacturer and wholesale distributor of outdoor furniture, has announced the receipt of new funding from Gerber Finance, leading finance partner for companies experiencing accelerated growth.