High Point Market Opens
October 19, 2013,
HIGH POINT, N.C.-The home furnishings industry converges on this lovely southern town today for High Point Market, which runs through Oct. 24.
Among the thousands of fashionable introductions, HFN is debuting HFN High Point, an exclusive market issue featuring news, trends and interviews with industry leaders. The special issue will be handed out at numerous locations in town during market.
Companies are kicking off the first day of market with a number of events. Today, designer Candice Olson will present "Coordinating a Room: A Conversation with HGTV's Host Candice Olson" in Surya's showroom (Showplace, 4100) at 2 p.m. In addition, Surya will offer attendees a Merchandising Walk Through every day at 11 a.m., and a Trend Walk Through every day at 2 p.m.
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ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:
- TJX Unveils First U.S. Homesense Store - In a time when retailers are reducing store counts, TJX continues to get physical.
- 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.