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Mud Pie ribbon cutting of expanded showroom located in AmericasMart Atlanta, July 2022

Mud Pie celebrates Atlanta showroom expansion

Mud Pie celebrated the expansion of the brand’s AmericasMart Atlanta showroom with a ribbon cutting on Thursday, July 14, 2022 during Atlanta Market. Mud Pie’s leadership team was joined by partners at OneCoast to toast... more »

NRF reveals that June retail sales increased

Retail sales increased in June even as inflation climbed higher and drove up prices across the board, the National Retail Federation (NRF) said. “June retail sales data shows that consumers remain on solid footing despite... more »

Consumers see outdoor space as a priority

The events of the pandemic have given consumers a new appreciation for their outdoor spaces, according to a recent Sullivans Home Décor Consumer Behavior Survey. With 82% of shoppers looking to enhance their outdoor space,... more »
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Atlanta Market names four products as People Choice award winners

Atlanta Market named four products selected by popular vote from some 40 finalists as People’s Choice award winners in the Summer 2022 Market Snapshot: Wall Art Collection by Deny Designs Kianda Real Orchid Necklace with... more »

Alene Candles expands operations

Alene Candles, a full-service contract and private-label fragrance manufacturers, is expanding its Ohio operations with the addition of more than 50,000 square feet that joins its two existing suites, creating a contiguous 230,000+-square-foot manufacturing facility.... more »

GHTA releases conference details

The Gift and Home Trade Association (GHTA) will host its 2022 conference, Sep. 21-23, 2022. This year's conference will offer pertinent industry information, a keynote address, panelist discussions and more. GHTA released its agenda details... more »

Gift For Life honors Warren Shoulberg with 2022 Industry Achievement Award

Gift for Life honored Warren Shoulberg, long-time industry editor and retail reporter, with its 2022 Industry Achievement Award. Fundraising in connection with the event has surpassed $23,000 for World Central Kitchen’s crisis-related hunger relief. Gift... more »

NRF releases a statement regarding the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act

As the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act enters into force today and key components required by the UFLPA are published, including the UFLPA enforcement strategy and the Entity List, the American Apparel & Footwear Association,... more »

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