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Hooker Furnishings launches new brands at High Point Market

Hooker's various divisions worked together on the new Drew & Jonathan Home collection for Home Meridian Furniture while Hooker also introduced two new brands for…

Technology / Up Close

Outward introduces photography replacement tool

Aperture replaces traditional photography with an automated process that allows retailers and manufacturers to have consistent product photography for website product pages. Technology provider Outward…

Home Furnishings Markets / Products / Up Close

Booming business, supply chain woes create product scarcity

Telescope Casual At this week’s High Point Market, things felt oddly almost normal. While the show wasn’t as robust as pre-COVID markets, a significant increase…



In Brief / Retail

Casual retailers share challenges, frustrations of product delays

Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve spoken to retailers and manufacturers in the casual industry about the state of business. And with few exceptions,…

Bedding / Home News Now / In Brief / Supply chain logistics

Southerland expands, consolidates production in Nashville base

NASHVILLE — Mattress manufacturer Southerland has signed a lease for a 318,000-square-foot manufacturing facility here, where it will consolidate its operations under one larger roof.…

In Brief / People / Products

AICO Hires Keith Du Ross as director of branding and PR

Keith Du Ross PICO RIVERA, Calif. — Amini Innovation Corp. (AICO) has hired marketing veteran Keith Du Ross as director of branding and public relations,…



News Releases / Technology

STORIS and Tools2Win announce partnership and integration

MT. ARLINGTON, N.J. — STORIS and Tools2Win have partnered to provide retailers using STORIS’ Unified Commerce Solution the ability to send key data to the…

Buying Groups / News Releases

Little Big Town to perform for Nationwide Marketing Group to give back to independent retailers at PrimeTime

The Grammy Award-winning band’s appearance at the Grand Ole Opry will kick off Nationwide’s 50th anniversary celebration of its members WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – With just…

Home News Now / News Releases / People

AICO presents 2020 sales awards

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 05, 2021 -- Full line Home Furnishings manufacturer AICO/Amini Innovation Corporation, recognized some of it’s key team members at a reception…

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WithIt Scholarship Foundation awards $32,000 in student scholarships

Andreina Pereira Nunez receives Jena and Stephen Hall Scholarship High Point, N.C. — WithIt’s the women’s leadership development network for the home and furnishings industries,…