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Aurora World donates plush to NAEIR

Aurora World donates overstock plush to NAEIR

Aurora World’s 39 year old mission is to deliver gifts of smiles to everyone. Having that in mind, when Aurora World found itself with an overstock of cuddly toys, donating them seemed a natural fit... more »

Minka Group expands into larger new showroom at Dallas Market Center

Dallas Market Center, a large residential lighting marketplace in North America, announced that Minka Group is expanding into a large new showroom that will feature all of its brands together in one location. Opening in... more »
Atlanta Market Shop the Show

Lifestyle influencers gather for Atlanta Market Shop the Show webinar

Three of Atlanta Market’s Shop the Show influencers are sharing insights live from their homes in exclusive webinar content presented as part of the Shop the Show: Alumni at Home Edition programming. Retailer and lifestyle... more »

Spielwarenmesse identifies new toy trends this October

Every year, the TrendCommittee by the Spielwarenmesse identifies new trends, which are announced in October. Joined by two new members this year, the international experts are charged with tracking down trail-blazing developments in the industry. The... more »

Dillon Parrish joins Uttermost as senior designer

Uttermost, a manufacturer and wholesaler of home accessories and furniture, continues to build its product development team and welcomes Dillion Parrish as senior designer. Dillon joins Uttermost after 12 years with Arteriors. At Arteriors, Dillon... more »

Moose Toys’ Kindi Kids receives Toy of the Year nomination

Kindi Kids, Moose Toys' first foray into the preschool aisle, successfully debuted on shelves this summer. Given the high demand for the collection to date, Kindi Kids is among the top-selling toys this holiday season... more »

NRF shares trade credit insurance plan could increase liquidity during pandemic

The National Retail Federation (NRF) welcomed a report released this week calling for a federal backstop for trade credit insurance, saying the proposal could help provide liquidity badly needed by retailers as they recover from... more »

Adam Glassman appears in special Countdown to REA Webinar

Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ sole charitable organization, announced that Adam Glassman, creative director of O, The Oprah Magazine, will appear in a special Countdown to the REAs webinar on Tuesday, Aug.... more »

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