China’s Raw Material Shortages Mean Higher Priced Finished Fabrics, Longer Lead-timesMIAMI BEACH, FL—If the Pandemic wasn’t enough to slow the textile industry down, volatile price changes are being added to the mix of factors affecting fabric sales. “There’s simply no let-up in the rapid-fire price changes coming out… Read more.
April 4, 2021
ITA Webinar Says Home Business Booms But Lead-times Also LengthenHIGH POINT, NC—Fabric buyers at the retail, jobber, and manufacturing levels have had a difficult time adjusting to the demands created by the Pandemic. This was the general feeling of the Zoom webinar (March 9) staged by Carrie Dillion,… Read more.
March 10, 2021
ITA Virtual Panel March 9:
Are you changing your buying habits like your industry peers?HIGH POINT, NC—The International Textile Alliance, organizers of Showtime is hosting a roundtable discussion about changing buying habits for the upholstery business. You can join the virtual discussion of current trends in textile… Read more.
February 24, 2021
R+T Digital 2021, February 22-25; The Virtual Interiors Event, February 24-25ENTER, the Netherlands—More textile companies are participating in virtual events worldwide. For example, Coulisse, a global supplier of window coverings, is presenting its latest collections at R+T Digital 2021, February 22-25 centered around… Read more.
February 12, 2021
Kravet Earns ADEX AwardsBETHPAGE, NY-- - Kravet Contract has won the 2021 Platinum Award from ADEX (Award for Design Excellence) for Ardsley Court and Kravet Cruise Voyages fabric collections. ADEX is the largest and most prestigious design competition in the architecture… Read more.
February 9, 2021
Clarence House Celebrates 60 Years;
Teams Up With Six Interior DesignersTULSA, OK-- Six designers will tap the Clarence House design archive for their own interpretation of each decade for the company’s 60th anniversary. Founded in 1961 by New York interior designer Robin Roberts, the brand has produced some very… Read more.
February 9, 2021
Kravet Refreshes National Showrooms, Plans Move to New Woodbury, NY HeadquartersBETH PAGE, NY—"As part of its effort to be an interior designer’s One Resource, we are expanding and refreshing our brick-and-mortar locations nationally,” says Cary Kravet, CEO. The Kravet Inc. headquarters will also relocate from its… Read more.
February 5, 2021
Proposte September Dates in Conflict
But Organizers Feel Timing is Still GoodMIAMI BEACH—F&FI has learned that Proposte has been scheduled for September 7-9, 2021. As originally reported on December 18, Proposte picked September dates to coincide with Salon del Mobile in Milan on the dates of September 5-10, 2021. Proposte… Read more.