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Outdoor Design Conference Coming to Chicago in March

In recent years, the line between indoor and outdoor living has blurred. It used to be that these two areas never crossed paths, and they rarely shared the same design styles. Interiors mattered most…

Forward Space Opens New Showroom in the Merchandise Mart Design Center

Forward Space, an office furniture distributor and leading authorized Steelcase dealer, opened a new showroom in the Design Center at the Merchandise Mart (theMART) today.   Forward Space President…

Casual Market Chicago and Merchandise Mart Match Donations to American Red Cross

In response to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, Casual Market Chicago and the Merchandise Mart announced today a donation-matching program benefitting the American Red Cross. The digital fundraising…

The Ultimate Guide to Casual Market Chicago

Next week, buyers from all over the country will head to Chicago's Merchandise Mart for Casual Market Chicago. The massive trade show, which runs from Tuesday Sept. 12-15, will showcase new offerings…

NeoCon Preview

NeoCon kicks off Monday at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago. From 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on June 12 and 13 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 14, commercial designers will get a first look at the latest…
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