High Point Market is an endless source of fabulous ideas and to find out where consumer tastes are heading. The semi-annual trade show, which tends to attract between 70,000 and 80,000 participants, wraps up this week. Below are a few posts on social media from some of our favorite brands while at Market.
This market unfolds as the U.S. economy continues to make steps forward in recovery from the economic doldrums of the past few years. Industry sales slowly are creeping upward after hitting rock bottom five years ago. New orders for furniture were up by 2 percent to $1.87 billion in January, compared with January 2013. A number of industry analysts and insiders see continued improvements in the home furnishings industry.