With events like First Tuesday, Design Wednesday and High Point Premarket picking up steam and proving to be successful for both retailers and exhibitors, it begs the question: is the role of furniture markets shifting? And if so, how?
Working with the Champion Autism Network (CAN) on a new fundraising event, industry consultant and former general manager of Intiaro, Richard Sexton, is taking a break from his role in the furniture industry to focus on autism awareness.
Live Furnish, a tech platform used for rapid design prototyping and image production, has launched a new website to better offer its services to the home furnishings and home textiles industries.
The idea of incorporating wellness aspects into an interior design was popular before COVID-19 hit, but with everyone stuck at home in such close quarters, the pandemic made this even more important.
Nearly 300 visitors are expected to descend on High Point in April for premarket, and top retailers are looking forward to seeing new product and talking about supply chain issues in a safe environment.