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Seattle Sample Sale to Benefit Gift For Life

Gift for Life, the gift and home industries' sole charitable organization, today announced that Diana Park’s Seattle Sample Sale, taking place through the end of the year, will be the final edition…

Lightovation Announces Expanded Showrooms, More Innovative Products for January 2019 Market

Lightovation will offer a full slate of educational programming and an expanded selection of new innovative products for the January 16-20, 2019 show. Lightovation takes place concurrently with…

Erik Qualman to Give Keynote Address at ICFA's Educational Conference

Acclaimed marketing expert Erik Qualman will share insights on digital trends and leadership in the opening keynote address at the International Casual Furnishings Association’s (ICFA) third…

ISFD Announces 2018 Pinnacle Winners

The winners are: Occasional Tables Springhouse Occasional Collection By Wilson Keel for Charleston Forge Judge’s Comments: "We love the nice overall feel of this collection. The beautiful hammered…

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Publishes 50th Oral History

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation has published its 50th book, a hardcover oral history of Ronald G. Wanek, chairman of Ashley Furniture Industries and a Hall of Fame inductee.…

30th Annual ARTS Awards Reservations Now Open

Reservations are now open for the 30th Annual ARTS Awards, the premier event honoring home industry excellence presented by Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network. The…

David Gebhart to Receive ARTS Awards Academy of Achievement Honor

  Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, today announced David Gebhart will receive the Academy of Achievement honor at the 30th annual ARTS Awards. The ARTS Awards,…

ART+IDS 2019 Conference to be Held in Palm Springs

ART, the creative home furnishings network, and IDS, Interior Design Society (IDS), will hold their third joint conference on May 2–5, 2019 at the Riviera Palm Springs. The 2019 program will feature…

How to Go Beyond the Customer Profile With ALA Speaker David Avrin

If there's one thing that binds every business professional in every industry, it's the practice of creating a customer profile. The customer profile goes by many names (ideal customer, consumer…

American Lighting Association to Hold Residential Lighting Training Course in October

The American Lighting Association has announced it will host a four-day lighting training course from Oct. 22-25 in The SMART Center at Dallas Market Center. The members-only workshop, taught by…