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News that covers the home furnishings market industry.

ITA Reviews Spring 2020 Showtime Dates

Responding to fast-moving developments related to COVID-19, including the recent postponement of the April High Point Market, the International Textile Alliance (ITA) is monitoring and evaluating the…

Dallas Market Center Cancels March Markets, April Design Week

In a statement, Dallas Market Center President and CEO Cindy Morris announced that the market center will be canceling March markets and April Design Week.  Additionally, the June Apparel &…

LightFair 2020 Postponed

LightFair announced postponement of its 2020 trade show and conference due to growing concerns around Covid-19, shifting industry sentiments and an overall wish to preserve health and safety. The May…
IMC Postpones Spring Markets Due to Coronavirus
IMC postpones spring markets amid coronavirus concerns, ramps up efforts for IMC_di

IMC Postpones Spring Markets, Explores Digital Solutions With IMC_di

In light of the new developments with coronavirus (COVID-19) and an overall focus on health and safety, International Market Centers (IMC) today announced adjustments to its spring market calendar…

Spring High Point Market Postponed Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Amid Coronavirus concerns and heeding the public guidance offered by NC Governor Roy Cooper, and in the interest of the health and safety of stakeholders, industry members, and local citizens, the…

High Point Premarket Canceled Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Next week’s Premarket event in High Point, scheduled for March 16-17, has been canceled. “At 3 p.m. this afternoon the Premarket sponsor group held a phone conference and unanimously concluded that…

Classy Art Cancels High Point Kick off Party Due to Coronavirus

Due to the immediate threat of COVID-19, Classy Art is canceling its bi-annual High Point Market Kick off party. With attendance levels and the market as a whole in question, Classy Art feels that it…

New York Home Fashions Market Week Canceled Due to Coronavirus

The Home Fashion Products Association (HFPA) has canceled the New York Home Fashions Market, scheduled to for March 23-26 in New York City. “The HFPA is cancelling the Home Textiles Market,…

41 Madison Cancels New York Tabletop Show

The New York Tabletop Show, scheduled for March 31-April 3 in New York City, has been canceled due to concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19), according to a statement from 41 Madison. “As Coronavirus…

High Point Premarket Committee Inviting Additional Attendees for Spring 2020 Event

The High Point Market Premarket Committee is expanding its invite list for next week’s Premarket event, scheduled for March 16-17, and has secured an additional 50 room nights for home furnishings…