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How The 2019 Stats Apply to You

Now that you’ve got a pretty solid understanding of the business conditions and economics being forecast for 2019, how do you put your showroom in the best position for growth? Pam Danziger of Unity Marketing, a recognized expert on doing business...

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What’s Ahead For 2019?

The construction industry forecasts are cautiously optimistic. orecasting can sometimes seem like a roll of the dice, but fortunately there are people all over the world who have turned the science of forecasting into an art form. Projecting what’s...

Las Vegas Market Expands Gift & Home Décor...

The Las Vegas Market has announced another round of leasing activity with nine new, expanded, and relocated gift and home décor showrooms confirmed for Winter 2019 Las Vegas Market, running Jan. 27 to Jan. 31. “Las Vegas Market continues to attract...

Capitol Lighting Adds to Leadership Team

“We are all aware of the increasingly complex nature of our business with respect to omni-channel retail and we have aligned our leadership to meet those challenges head-on,” notes Ken Lebersfeld, CEO of Capitol Lighting, which has showrooms in...

ART Perks Program Revamped

ART, the creative home furnishings network, has announced the names of vendors participating in ART Perks during the 2019 calendar year. Formerly known as the ART Card Program, ART Perks’ aim is to provide retailer and interior designer members with...

Solaria Lighting’s Founder Retires, Closes Company

After 25 years of collaborating with leading designers, builders, and home furnishing retailers, Rob Warrington – President & Founder of Solaria Lighting, headquartered in Decatur, Ga. – has announced his retirement in 2019. “I have...

Dallas Market Center Relaunches Brand

The Dallas Market Center (DMC) unveiled new branding for the company including a new logo and magazine. Both elements are part of a comprehensive, multi-stage strategy to lead with purpose in the new era of wholesale buying. The new logo – with its...

IMAX Doubles Space, Relocates Dallas Market...

IMAX Worldwide Home has moved to a new showroom at Dallas Market Center (DMC) in the World Trade Center on the 6th floor (#608), doubling its space and increasing its visibility. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at 11:30 am on Thursday...

Leviton Lighting Expands Westfall’s...

Controls and lighting manufacturer Leviton, headquartered in Melville, N.Y., has named Richard Westfall to Vice President & General Manager of the Leviton Lighting business unit. Westfall is tasked with leading the business unit and driving...

NY NOW Partners With Robin Baron Design, Inc.

Renowned Manhattan-based interior designer Robin Baron of Robin Baron Design, Inc., has been named the brand ambassador for the NY NOW® Winter Market. As such, Baron and her team will design the Transcend area at NY NOW’s Winter 2019 Market, taking...

Surya & Satya Tiwari Honored With 2019...

Surya founder Surya Tiwari and President Satya Tiwari will be honored by the renowned independent cancer research and treatment center City of Hope with its highest honor, the 2019 Spirit of Life® Award. For the past six years, Surya has been a...

New Association for Lighting Retailers to Launch...

What started as a grassroots forum online in October 2017 for lighting showroom owners, managers, and sales associates to share common challenges, exchange ideas, and brainstorm solutions through a Facebook Group Page under the name Lighting...

Are You Practicing Source-ry?

etween the rising cost of lighting products imported from China and backlash over manufacturers who consistently ignore IMAP, there might be a shake-up in lighting showroom loyalties regarding sourcing in the year ahead. Many brick-and-mortar...

2018 Year In Review

Despite the tumultuous political climate, U.S. consumer spending continued to rise in 2018, increasing incrementally each quarter and reaching an all-time high of $12968.54 USD billion. ith consumer spending on the rise and most lighting showrooms...

Next In Line

Unlike the succession plan of a ruling monarchy, passing the torch in business is a bit more complicated. Here is what you need to know about ensuring your company’s continued success. uch like writing a will, no one relishes the task of succession...