Illinois-based Aurora celebrated their commitment to American manufacturing with an old-fashioned lawn picnic at the company’s Yorkville manufacturing plant this week complete with hot dogs, bratwurst, apple pie and a raffle for baseball tickets.
The furniture and home furnishing sectors are being hit hard over the Trump administration’s latest round of tariffs released on Tuesday. Goldman Sachs warns that some higher costs may not be easily passed on to consumers by specialty retailers. In effect, manufacturers could be facing reduced profits if they can’t pass the higher prices on to consumers.
The High Point Market Authority has officially announced that registration for the Fall 2018 High Point Market is now open. Likened to Fashion Week for home furnishings, the Fall High Point Market is slated for Saturday, Oct. 13, through Wednesday, Oct. 17.
Delray Beach-based Twin Star Home has announced a new collection called Trompe L’oeil that brings versatility to the Mid-Century Modern style, offering consumers many of the features of custom furniture without the high cost.
American made manufacturer and retailer of custom mattresses, Brooklyn Bedding has announced the addition of its best-selling mattress protection product to BrooklynBedding.com.
Las Vegas Market and ASD Market Week will continue their Two for Tuesday collaboration during the upcoming Las Vegas Market on Tuesday, July 31. Two for Tuesday provides buyers with free and continuous shuttle service between the two exhibit venues – the Las Vegas Convention Center and World Market Center Las Vegas – as well as free access to both wholesale markets
Nick May, an internationally recognized expert on product design will moderate the afternoon panel at DesignEDGE, presented by the Educational foundation of the International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA) on July 29, the opening day of Las Vegas Market.