News

June 26, 2017
NRF PROTECT to honor law enforcement, loss prevention experts

Three members of the law enforcement and retail loss prevention community will be honored this week during the National Retail Federation’s NRF PROTECT conference in Washington. The founder of The Loss Prevention Foundation will receive the industry’s... more »

June 26, 2017
Las Vegas Market gains momentum in toy, kid categories

Las Vegas Market announced that it is gaining momentum in two key juvenile categories – with a record 220+ toys and kids’ gift and home products to be featured at the summer Market.  To complement... more »

June 26, 2017
AmericasMart Vignette Exhibition features lifestyle, design digital influencers

2018 will be a year of monumental shifts impacting design, retail and industry practices. In the next presentation of its celebrated Vignette Exhibition, AmericasMart Atlanta explores the changing retail and design landscape through lifestyle and design... more »

June 26, 2017
Farmhouse Fresh debuts crafted steeped milk lotions

FarmHouse Fresh launched two rare, handcrafted blends of Steeped Milk Lotions in Buttermilk Lavender and Honey-Chai. The lotions begin with a long slow steep -- infusing coconut milk with organic cardamom or lavender. The infused milk is then blended into the moisturizers,... more »

June 22, 2017
Mud Pie events at Atlanta International Gift Show designed to inspire retailers

Mud Pie is hosting a series of events during the Atlanta International Gift Show this July.  These events are intended to provide ideas and resources to retailers who carry Mud Pie.  Retailers can learn to... more »

June 22, 2017
Seattle Gift Show forms Retail Advisory Board

To help ensure that the Seattle Gift Show is effectively meeting the buying and professional development needs of Pacific Northwest retailers, Urban Expositions has formed the Seattle Gift Show Retail Advisory Board. Comprised of leading... more »

June 22, 2017
More Americans plan cookouts, fireworks, road trips for Independence Day

Americans are expected to spend $7.1 billion on food for cookouts and picnics as they celebrate the Fourth of July this year, up from $6.8 billion in 2016, according to the annual survey released today by the... more »

June 22, 2017
ASD Market Week: nine shows in one

ASD Market Week is a comprehensive B2B trade show that brings a variety of retail merchandise from all over the world together in one efficient shopping experience. The ASD Market Week show floor is filled with... more »

June 22, 2017
Fresh advice for retailers from trend forecasting firm, TOBE

Leslie Ghize has some fresh advice for retailers.She's executive vice president at The TOBE Report, a think tank owned by The Doneger Group that has been tracking and interpreting trends in fashion, culture, and retail and advising leading retailers for... more »

June 20, 2017
Las Vegas Market debuts, expansions, renewals reflects home furnishings industry confidence

Las Vegas Market announced that furniture leasing activity continues to intensify, with more than 300,000 square feet of new, expanded and renewed showrooms already committed in advance of the Summer 2017 Las Vegas Market, July 30-August... more »

June 20, 2017
Douglas Company is flipping for mermaids, narwhals

Embrace the fantasy out of the water with DOUGLAS Company’s newest plush Mermaids with brushable hair! These latest sirens of the sea are here to join last year’s Ciara and Serena and take your breath... more »

June 19, 2017
Visual Comfort & Co. debuts largest showroom in the world in Dallas

Visual Comfort & Co., the premier resource for signature designer lighting, celebrates the grand opening of its largest showroom in the world, located in the newly opened Interior Home + Design Center at Dallas Market... more »

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