International Casual Furnishings Association

ICFA Design Excellence Awards
The Summer Classics Italia Brant Coffee Table took home an ICFA Design Excellence Award

ICFA Announces Winners Virtually at Its 2020 Annual Awards Gala

The International Casual Furnishings Association (ICFA) honored top retailers, manufacturers, sales representatives and designers yesterday at a virtual gala awards celebration.  More than 300…
Summer Classics Havana Bar Stool ICFA
The Summer Classics Havana bar stool is one of two ICFA winners for the company.

Summer Classic Wins Two ICFA Design Excellence Awards

Gabriella White, LLC, parent company to Summer Classics and Gabby, leaders in the outdoor and indoor furniture industry, is proud to announce its recognition by the International Casual Furnishings…
Image by Rhys Ludlow from Pixabay
Image by Rhys Ludlow from Pixabay

ICFA Announces 2020 Apollo Award Finalists

The International Casual Furnishings Association announced the finalists for the 2020 Apollo Awards. The program recognizes retail excellence in the sales and marketing of outdoor furnishings.…

ICFA Board of Directors Approves Cancellation of Casual Market Chicago 2020

The Board of Directors of the International Casual Furnishings Association (ICFA) yesterday approved the cancellation of its annual trade show, Casual Market Chicago. The move comes amid ongoing…

Gary McCray to Receive 2020 ICFA Lifetime Achievement Award

Longtime outdoor furnishings executive Gary McCray is this year’s recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the International Casual Furnishings Association (ICFA). Earlier this spring…

ICFA Creates Unsung Hero Award

The International Casual Furnishings Association is adding a new award recognizing outstanding customer service to its roster of honors at the annual Awards Gala. The Unsung Hero Award pays tribute…

ICFA Cancels Preview Show

The International Casual Furnishings Association is canceling the Preview Show slated for July 14-16 as a result of the coronavirus pandemic and has shifted its focus toward Casual Market Chicago…

ICFA Releases Results of Updated COVID-19 Business Survey

As stay-at-home orders and social distancing mandates continue to interrupt the industry’s prime selling season for outdoor furnishings, the most recent survey of International Casual Furnishings…
Ty Bennett ICFA
Ty Bennett

Ty Bennett to Deliver Keynote at ICFAEdCon2020

“With each conference, I dig down a little deeper, evolving our conversation to build upon the lessons learned the year before,” said entrepreneur, author, and nationally recognized motivational…

Outdoor Product Trends, Highlights from Chicago's 2019 Casual Market

Casual Market is the world’s largest exhibition of outdoor furnishings and accessories, presented by the International Casual Furnishings Association and the Mart. This year’s market, held Sept. 10-…