Furniture retailers across the U.S. will gather for the bounty of education that is the Furniture First Symposium. The event offers a forum for retailers to grow their knowledge by learning marketing and merchandising tactics from others in the industry. The Furniture First Symposium is slated for May 13 – 15 in San Diego, Calif. at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel. This is a great opportunity to socialize with other owners and learn new business strategies.Read More
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Home furnishings retailers from far and wide journeyed to the jewel city of Las Vegas for this year’s semiannual market. The 2019 Winter Las Vegas Market (LVM) took place Jan. 28 – 31 and was a huge hit with a massive turnout. According to exhibitors, attendance has been growing over the past several years. The Market presented over 4,000 furniture, home décor and gift resources, including the addition of 170 new exhibitors in these categories.Read More
Winter Las Vegas Market — a mashup full of interior designers, retailers, trend leading industry professionals, and a whole lot of furniture — is scheduled for Jan. 27 – 31. Twice a year, LVM hosts a convergence of the home furnishings industry at this large-scale venue for brands to showcase their inventory. LVM also provides a fun educational experience for all attendees. This year’s Winter Market is fast approaching and those attending should start preparing in order to get the most out of their market experience.Read More
Furniture retailers everywhere are preparing for one of the largest home furnishings tradeshows in the world. The Winter Las Vegas Market is scheduled for January 27 – 31 at the World Market Center, presenting a wide range of products, education and services. A variety of home furnishing professionals such as buyers, retailers, and interior designers will attend this massive market to learn business practices, network with professionals, and see new product demonstrations. With over five million square feet of exhibitor space, this is the perfect event to learn how to grow a furniture business and view potential new inventory to entice customers.Read More
It’s easy to find trade events with the tag line, “the premier event of its kind in the XYZ industry,” but in the realm of home furnishings, the Las Vegas Market truly lives up to the hype. The upcoming 2019 Las Vegas Winter Market is slated for January 27 – 31 at the World Market Center with a massive offering of exhibits, products and services for anyone and everyone involved in the home furnishings industry.
The Las Vegas Market takes place twice each year (winter and summer) and attracts a cross-section of attendees from around the globe in the home furnishings trade such as retailers, buyers, interior designers, architects, specifiers, service providers and purchasing companies.Read More
Underlined by resounding approval from attendees and exhibitors, organizers of Las Vegas Market (LVM) said the successful 2018 Summer Market was represented by “strong buyer traffic, increased order writing, and new product introductions.” Home furnishings dealers, retailers, designers, and other industry experts and stakeholders were presented with more than 5 million square feet of permanent and temporary exhibit space showcasing a wide selection of home décor, gift, housewares, gourmet, handmade, and antique products. The mega-event took place July 29 – Aug 2 at the World Market Center campus (WMC) in Las Vegas.Read More
The retail industry is rapidly evolving with new technologies and changing consumer behavior and attitudes toward the retail experience. In response, retailers are implementing a consumer-centric approach at both brick-and-mortar locations and virtual storefronts. According to the Home Furnishings Association (HFA), every effort should be made to make customers’ shopping experiences “better than ever before.”Read More
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Millions of trend-following U.S. college students will display pictures, organize desks, and arrange furniture in an effort to personalize dorm rooms and living spaces this fall. For many, Pantone’s 2018 Color of the Year, ultra violet, will be an essential feature. As 2018’s “it” color continues to inspire and attract millennials, home furnishings dealers can meet this demand, improve customer satisfaction rates, and increase sales by stocking a selection of ultra violet items.Read More
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Furniture dealers, home décor retailers, buyers, suppliers, interior designers, and other industry stakeholders and experts will attend the “first and only market to offer a comprehensive cross-category venue” for home furnishings July 29 – August 2. Summer Las Vegas Market (LVM) 2018, an annual event by LVM that also presents the annual winter LVM market, will house more than 4,000 exhibitors and brands showcasing thousands of trending products at the World Market Center campus (WMC) in Las Vegas. LVM invites professionals in search of new merchandise, business enhancement opportunities, networking events, and comprehensive education to visit the mega event that encompasses more than 5.4 million square feet of showroom space.
Twice a year, Las Vegas Market (LVM) presents the latest designs, industry insights and inspiration in home furnishings with Winter LVM and Summer LVM. With over 4,000 exhibitors and brands, LVM showcases on-trend products in 15 categories — furniture; gift; home décor; baby, kids and juvenile; handmade; home textiles; housewares, tabletop and gourmet; lifestyle collection; lighting; mattress and bedding; outdoor and casual; rugs and floor coverings; seasonal; and upholstery and motion. To improve customer satisfaction and retention rates, remain relevant and increase revenue, dealers, retailers, designers and brand representatives alike can attend the largest home décor market in the western United States.Read More