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Chemical Insights Releases Interior Designer Toolkit

Chemical Insights, an Institute of Underwriters Laboratories, in conjunction with the Sustainable Furnishings Council, released a toolkit designed to help interior designers specify and select…

Howard Elliott Launches New Website

Howard Elliott, manufacturer of decorative mirrors, original wall art, accent furniture, home accessories and pillows has launched a completely redesigned website. The new site features larger images…
Fairfield Chair Design Challenge Contest
Shown are the eight designers participating in this year's Design Challenge.

Fairfield Chair Announces Its High Point Virtual Design Challenge Contest

As Fairfield celebrates their centennial year in business, the company continues to produce high-quality casegoods and upholstery. In an effort to make the High Point Furniture Market experience more…
Hilary Farr, Brian Patrick Flynn, HGTV, American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame
Hilary Farr and Brian Patrick Flynn will co-host the Hall of Fame Induction during High Point Market in October.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Announces Designer Celebrities as Hosts

Interior designers, entrepreneurs and television personalities Hilary Farr and Brian Patrick Flynn will host the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Induction Celebration on October 17…

Glen Raven Releases First Corporate Sustainability Report

Glen Raven Inc., a provider of innovative textiles and performance solutions, announced the release of its first corporate sustainability report, Continuing a Pattern of Good. The global report…

Hooker Furniture Launches Premium Upholstery Category

Responding to a rise in consumer demand for luxury home furnishings, Hooker Furniture will expand its upholstery offering at the spring High Point Market with a new premium upholstery brand.…
High Point Market Authority, Purple mattress, ideastreams
How has Purple developed it's unique brand loyalty paradigm?

High Point Market Authority Partners with HFA, Purple for May IdeaStreams Webinar

The High Point Market Authority is partnering with the Home Furnishings Association (HFA) and Purple Innovation for its next webinar in the spring 2021 IdeaStreams series. The session will explore…
Breegan Jane
Breegan Jane

Hooker Furnishings Extends Partnership with Breegan Jane

Hooker Furnishings, one of the nation’s largest publicly traded home furnishings resources for case goods, leather furniture, and fabric-upholstered furniture, has announced the extension of its…
WAC Lighting, Schonbek
Schonbek Lighting, known for its crystal decorative lighting, has been acquired by WAC Lighting.

WAC Lighting Acquires Schonbek Lighting

WAC Lighting has announced its acquisition of all operating assets related to the Schonbek brand from Swarovski Lighting, Ltd., which includes the manufacturing plant that will remain in Plattsburgh…

NYCxDESIGN Launches Emerging Designer Residency

NYCxDESIGN is proud to announce the organization’s first Emerging Designer Residency in partnership with ARTSTHREAD at Hudson Yards. Now through June 2021, four recent graduates from FIT, Parsons…