Casual Market Chicago

ICFA to Move Casual Market Trade Shows to AmericasMart in 2023

The International Casual Furnishings Association has voted to pursue a contract with AmericasMart to host its market events in Atlanta beginning in 2023. The move was approved by by the ICFA Board of…

ICFA Announces 2019 Apollo Award Finalists

The International Casual Furnishings Association today announced the finalists for the 2019 Apollo Awards. The program recognizes retail excellence in the sales and marketing of outdoor furnishings…

2019 ICFA Awards Gala Changes Night and Location

The International Casual Furnishings Association (ICFA) announced this week that it will host its annual Awards Gala on Wednesday evening, Sept. 11, at the Hilton Chicago, 720 South Michigan Avenue…

Mariah Maydew to Chair ICFA Retail Council

Mariah Maydew, President of Fruehauf’s Patio and Garden in Boulder, CO, is serving as the 2019 Chair of the International Casual Furnishings Association (IFCA) Retail Council following four years as…
Wired Custom Lighting ribbon cutting ceremony
From left to right: Doreen Daughtry, Merchandise Mart Properties Executive Assistant; Cary O’Malley, Design Center Director of Leasing, Home Furnishings; Trey Gonzales, Wired Chicago Showroom Manager; Beth Hicks, Design Center Managing Director, Marketing; Margaret Crow, Design Center Director of Marketing, Home Furnishings

Wired Custom Lighting Opens First Midwest Showroom in Design Center at theMART

Wired Custom Lighting, a global luxury lighting designer and purveyor, launched its first Chicago showroom in the Merchandise Mart Design Center earlier this week. The commercial and residential…
Rory Rehmert Scott Stachowiski
Castelle Senior VP Sales, Rory Rehmert congratulates Scott Stachowiski, the recipient of the Rep of the Year Award.

Castelle Recognizes Independent Sales Team Members with Annual Awards

During the 2018 Casual Market Chicago, Castelle presented its Independent Representative Awards to individual members within the company’s independent territory management team. The President’s…