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The Tupelo furniture market, the fraternity of the newsroom and the love of our lives Spoiler alert: This column reveals the plot twist at the…

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WithIt honors Violette Forman with 2021 Visionary Award, announces WOW Award nominee finalists

High Point, N.C. — WithIt, the women’s leadership development network for the home and furnishings industry, announced the nominee finalists for its annual WOW Awards.…



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Industry veteran Robert “Bob” Shaak dies at 78

LEXINGTON, N.C. – Industry veteran Robert Ray “Bob” Shaak died at his home here on Sept. 17. He was 78. Shaak was born on Dec.…

In Brief / Other Voices / Sustainability

How sustainability can help you sell furniture

Sustainability has long been a buzzword in the home furnishings industry. But while that can mean many things—from using recycled materials to energy-saving practices in…



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Brenda Dillon promoted to VP, merchandising at Morris Furniture Company

FAIRBORN, Ohio – Industry veteran Brenda Dillon recently has been promoted to vice president, merchandising at retailer Morris Furniture Company. Brenda Dillon She joined the…

Buying Groups / E-commerce / In Brief / Marketing / Retail / Technology

AVB/BrandSource updates merchandising platform with package building feature

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — AVB Marketing has launched a enhancement to its automated merchandising platform that allows retailers to control the bundling of individual products, and…

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AFW sets third Phoenix store

Takes a lease as building costs soar PHOENIX — American Furniture Warehouse is leasing a former Costco location here for what will be its third…

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Nationwide Marketing Group opens Virtual PrimeTime with sessions from live event

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – A lasting legacy of the pandemic era, hybrid events proved their worth in a number of ways over the past year and…



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Pinnacle Awards finalists named

High Point, N.C. — Join in the International Society of Furniture Designers (ISFD) special celebration the of Pinnacle Awards’ 25 th anniversary to learn which…

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Bienenstock Furniture Library hosts fall art exhibit

‘The Eye and the Hand’ showcases work of two artist-designers HIGH POINT — An exclusive art exhibit hosted by the Bienenstock Furniture Library is open…

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