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JuniperWeb Launches First B2B Site for Gift & Home Industry

JuniperWeb, an e-commerce website development tool powered by IMC_di (International Market Center’s digital innovations division), has launched www.bethanylowe.com – its first proprietary B2B site…
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Nominations are open for the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Future Leaders.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Opens Future Leaders Nominations

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation has opened nominations for Future Leaders who represent rising industry stars recognized for their leadership, personal growth, communications…
Photo by freestocks on Unsplash
Photo by freestocks on Unsplash

October Retail Sales Grew as Consumers Started Holiday Shopping Early  

Retail sales grew for the sixth month in a row in October, with sales significantly better than the same time a year ago as the economy continued to recover and consumers began their holiday shopping…
Photo by Giorgio Trovato on Unsplash
Photo by Giorgio Trovato on Unsplash

SFC Earns Forest Stewardship Council 2020 Leadership Award

The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) is among the entities named to the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) 10th Annual Leadership Awards. The SFC met criteria as a U.S. based nonprofit…
Furnishing Hope, 50 Homes in 50 Days, California
Furnishing Hope/s 50 Homes in 50 Days project supports families and disabled veterans.

Furnishing Hope Launches 50 Homes in 50 Days California Project

Furnishing Hope, a non-profit organization based in Orange County, CA, has announced the launch of their November 2020 Campaign - 50 Home in 50 Days, as a way to help 50 families find sanctuary…

Universal Furniture Virtual Market to Begin November 16

Universal Furniture is bringing back its popular Virtual Market for the retail and design communities beginning Monday, November 16. Participants will have access to full collection reveals, live…
Co-founders Seth van den Bergh (left) and Daniel Zimmerman (right); Photo Courtesy of Jamestown
Co-founders Seth van den Bergh (left) and Daniel Zimmerman (right); Photo Courtesy of Jamestown

The Drawing Room Opens at Atlanta's Buckhead Village

The Drawing Room — an Atlanta-based interior design firm — opened its first showroom at Buckhead Village in Atlanta. The space features a curated collection of vintage, one-of-a-kind furniture and…

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame to Participate in GivingTuesday

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation is joining GivingTuesday, a global day of giving powered by social media, collaboration and campaigning, Dec. 1, 2020. “Joining the global…

Napa Home & Garden to Open Flagship Showroom in Atlanta

Napa Home & Garden announced the grand opening of a new flagship showroom this January at AmericasMart Atlanta. Their new location is in Building 2, 10th floor, #1010. “Napa is thrilled to be…
American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame
The 23,500-square-foot permanent home will be located at 311 S. Hamilton Street.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Unveils Exhibit Concepts

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame has unveiled the concept for its exhibits and activities as a world-class gathering place and a center for leadership in the heart of the High Point Market…