Market News

News that covers the home furnishings market industry.

Atlanta Market, March Spring Event
Buyers source tabletop and gift product in the Appelman Schauben showroom, set to be open for Spring Market.

IMC Expands Spring Atlanta Market Event to Meet Increased Demand

International Market Centers (IMC) is expanding its March buying event – Spring Market – to meet the needs of buyers and sellers desiring another opportunity to come together this spring. The March 3…
High Point Market Authority
The new High Point Market Authority logo

High Point Market Authority Adds Organization-Focused Website

The High Point Market Authority launches www.highpointmarketauthority.org, a new website aimed at outlining the organization’s unique role and responsibilities as the official sponsor and organizer…
The new Open Year Round UMA Enterprises showroom at AmericasMart
The new Open Year Round UMA Enterprises showroom at AmericasMart.

AmericasMart Open Year Round Collection Resources Updated

AmericasMart Atlanta kicks off its 2021 Open Year Round selling with 13 updates to its 350+ open daily showroom collection and the first of six Market Wednesday buying events in 2021 scheduled for…
First Tuesday, new website, high point market
The next First Tuesday event is February 2-4, 2021.

First Tuesday Adds Website to Promote Participating Vendors

As the First Tuesday movement continues to gain momentum, the committee is unveiling a dedicated website to support communications between buyers and sellers.  Created by FurnitureDealer.Net, the…
Image by Joseph Mucira from Pixabay
Image by Joseph Mucira from Pixabay

IMC Webinar Series Addresses Diversity in Retail

International Market Centers (IMC) announced that it will present a series of four hour-long webinars highlighting diversity and inclusion issues impacting retail. The series, which debuts on Feb. 1…
Atlanta Market Registration
Atlanta Market exhibitors touted strong buying at the January Market.

IMC Shares Increased Attendance, Buying at January Atlanta Market

Optimism, confidence and demand for fresh, in-stock product were the overwhelming sentiments of buyers and sellers at the first Atlanta Market of 2021, according to International Market Centers. The…
Wildwood Home
Wildwood Home’s Mignon Sconce won a People's Choice Award.

Atlanta Market Names Winter 2021 Market Snapshot People's Choice Winners

Atlanta Market has named five “People’s Choice” winners in its Winter 2021 Market Snapshot. Showroom winners are Costa Nova’s Livia stoneware collection, Glo Pals’ Light Up Cubes, Hillhouse Naturals…
KBIS Next Stage
KBIS NeXT Stage programming will happen virtually.

KBIS Reveals KBIS NeXT Stage Event Lineup

The Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS), the destination for kitchen and bath design professionals, today revealed the A-list lineup for the NKBA presents KBISNeXT™ Stage during KBIS Virtual in…
Atlanta Market Influencers
Left to right: Kassina Folstad, Carla Hayden, Lori Paranjape, Samantha Regan, Nina Williams

5 Influencers to Share Atlanta Market Finds

Five home decor and lifestyle influencers – with a combined 300,000+ followers – will showcase favorite moments and finds from Atlanta Market in a new program launching at the Winter 2021 market.…
ITA Showtime New Dates, High Point Market
ITA Showtime has shifted its May dates and will participate in High Point PreMarket and Market in April and June.

ITA Showtime Announces New Spring Dates, Participation in High Point Markets

The International Textile Alliance (ITA) has announced a change in the dates for Spring 2021 Showtime Market. Originally scheduled for May 23-26, the Showtime Market core event will be moved up one…