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Fall High Point Market’s Sustainability Stories Program Announces Schedule, Sponsors  

The High Point Market Authority announces a robust programming schedule, a variety of program elements, and 13 sponsors for the Sustainability Stories program happening during the fall High Point…

Universal Furniture Announces October 2021 Market Events

Universal Furniture’s in-person learning events return this October, featuring celebrities like Miranda Kerr and Danny Seo plus industry heavy hitters Gail Dolby, Melissa Galt and Erinn Valencich.…
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IMC Introduces Four Influencers to Fall Design Week

For the first time this September, International Market Centers (IMC) will welcome four home decor and lifestyle influencers, with a combined total of nearly 225,000 followers, to share their top…

The Point Returns for Fall High Point Market with New Space, Full Schedule

This October, the High Point Market Authority (HPMA) will debut a new, custom-built structure and host a dynamic lineup of educational and social programming at The Point. The popular pop-up will…

LightFair Waives 2021 Exhibit Hall Attendance Fee

LightFair has announced that admission to its exhibit hall, regularly priced from $99 to $325, will be complimentary for the 2021 edition, October 25-29, at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention…

ArchLIGHT Summit Details Announced

Dallas Market Center announces the details of the inaugural edition of ArchLIGHT Summit, a new lighting trade event and educational platform for architectural, specification and design communities.…

IMC’s September 2021 Market Insights Teaches Digital Sourcing Strategy

International Market Centers’ (IMC) September 2021 Market Insights webinar – “Merging Digital & In-Person Markets” on Wednesday, September 15 – teaches retailers to incorporate digital sourcing…

American Lighting Association Cancels 2021 Conference Due to Wildfires

The American Lighting Association (ALA) has announced that its in-person 2021 Conference, originally scheduled for Sept. 26-28, is canceled due to wildfires in Lake Tahoe, CA. ALA is working to…

Hospitality at Market Program Returns for Fall 2021 High Point Market    

The High Point Market Authority announced the return of its Hospitality at Market program for its fifth iteration. After a pandemic-induced hiatus in 2020, the program will once again offer access to…

Summer 2021 Las Vegas Market Sees Large Orders for Now, Future

Demand for fresh, new product drove retailers and designers from the Western United States and beyond to the August 22-26 Las Vegas Market with exhibitors reporting healthy order writing for…