North American Home Furnishings Assoc. Plans Conference, Names New Editor
April 23, 2013,
ROSEVILLE, Calif.-The new North American Home Furnishings Association board of directors will officially gather for the first time in New Orleans, June 1-4, 2013, at the Home Furnishings Industry Conference.
Preceding the conference on June 1, the organization will hold its first board meeting where directors and members will work together to build on a foundation that creates a member-centric future. "We have developed collaborative teams, with the direct input of our retailers, to focus on the core needs our members say are critical to their business and success," said Sharron Bradley, executive director. "These teams will ensure that our direction remains relevant and impactful to those we serve."
"I am excited to join the RetailerNOW team," said Billock. "This publication already achieves a high standard of excellence. I hope to build on the quality product by continually enhancing our readers' experience both in print and digitally."
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- Ikea’s Fluid Spaces - The retailer’s new intros reflect multifunctional rooms.
- N.Y. Home Fashions Market Preview - Textile textures get soft and cozy, colors warmer.