COVID-19

COVID-19’s Impact on Millennial Home Buying

In 2020, Millennials made up 37 percent of all U.S. homebuyers, according to the National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) 2021 Home Buyers and Sellers Generational Trends Report. The NAR report says…

Custom Upholstery Advantages: Details Allow Room for Personal Style

For customers and clients seeking an ultra-personal level of design service, custom upholstery can offer a unique opportunity to tailor a piece of furniture to suit their exact style and needs. “…

How Consumers Use Buy Now, Pay Later

The growth of online shopping and lingering economic uncertainty from the coronavirus pandemic have made buy-now-pay-later (BNPL) services popular payment methods for shoppers. These point-of-sale…
Feizy donates money to the Akshaya Patra Foundation.
Feizy has partnered with the Akshaya Patra Foundation to support COVID-19 relief efforts in India.

Feizy Donates to India COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Feizy Rugs has partnered with The Akshaya Patra Foundation to donate more than $150,000 toward India’s COVID-19 relief efforts. As the country faces a devastating second wave of cases, these funds…
mark richardson, post covid home renovation
What should we be paying attention to as we move to post-COVID in home renovation best practices?

Post COVID? What Comes Next in the Home Renovation Business?

I am writing about this topic not because we are past COVID but because most of us are so ready to think about and be past COVID. For all the reasons you know, remodeling has been a silver lining…
Photo by Naveed Ahmed on Unsplash
Photo by Naveed Ahmed on Unsplash

Surya Donates $100,000 Toward COVID-19 Relief in India

Surya has teamed up with non-profit humanitarian organization Sewa International to help obtain medical equipment and distribute supplies to hospitals, institutions, and individuals battling the…
Las Vegas Market
April's Las Vegas Market signaled a recovery from previous attendance lags.

Strong Regional Attendance Gives Lift to April Las Vegas Market

April’s Las Vegas Market showed signs of recovery with attendance increasing 346 percent over summer 2020 Market. Las Vegas Market attendance was predominantly regional – with 69 percent from the…
Dallas Market Center March Lightovation
New exhibitors and products were on display at the March Lightovation at Dallas Market Center.

March Lightovation Draws Buyers from Across the U.S.

The rescheduled edition of Lightovation, held March 23-26, welcomed buyers from across the U.S. back to the largest marketplace in North America for residential lighting. Buyers from more than 40…
Randall Whitehead, layered lighting, lighting doctor, box lights
Luminous box-shaped pendants descend from the ceiling, creating a festive atmosphere. Photo by Randall Whitehead

Layers of Light Add Ambience to a Restaurant Atmosphere

As things are beginning to open up a little bit, we are venturing back to inside eating at 25 percent capacity. I was quite taken by this dim sum restaurant, called Palette Tea House, which we…
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Dallas Market has updated its safety protocol for March markets.

Dallas Market Announces Updates Safety Protocols for March Markets

Dallas Market Center has announced updated health and safety guidelines for upcoming March markets including Apparel & Accessories Market, Total Home & Gift Market, Lightovation and KidsWorld…