Furniture Markets

High Point Market

The High Point Market is the largest furnishings industry trade show in the world, bringing more than 75,000 people to High Point, North Carolina every April and October. Serious retail home furnishings buyers, interior designers, architects, and others in the home furnishings industry can be found in High Point twice a year because if you can’t find it in High Point…it probably doesn’t exist.

 

Current demographics:

  • 180 buildings
  • 11.5 million square feet of show space
  • 75,000 attendees each market
  • More than 2,000 exhibitors
  • 100+ countries represented
  • Tens of thousands of new product introductions
  • Approximately 10% of attendees are international

 

2021 Market Dates:  June 5-9, Oct 16-20

       High Point Fall Premarket is Sep 13-14, 2021

 

 

(information gathered from http://www.highpointmarket.orgwebsite for the High Point Market Authority.)

For more information, you can also visit: http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/ 

Interesting Articles about the High Point Market: 

The Evolution of the High Point Market
High Point Furniture History
How a Small Southern Town Became the Furniture Capital of America

Las Vegas Market

Twice a year, thousands of home and gift industry professionals come to Las Vegas Market to source gift furniture, bedding, lighting, flooring, and home décor from more than 4,000 brands.

IHFRA Members will be able to use their active member lapel pins to gain entry, but will ALSO be required to digitally register for the Las Vegas and Atlanta campuses. Please click here to register: REGISTER

Future Market Dates:
2021 Winter Las Vegas Market April 11-15, 2021
2021 Summer Las Vegas Market August 22-26, 2021
2022 Winter Las Vegas Market January 23 – 27, 2022
2022 Summer Las Vegas Market July 24 – 28, 2022
2023 Winter Las Vegas Market January 29 – February 2, 2023
2023 Summer Las Vegas Market July 30 – August 3, 2023

 

(Information pulled from https://www.lasvegasmarket.com)

THE ATLANTA INTERNATIONAL GIFT & HOME FURNISHINGS MARKET

The first and largest gift and home furnishings Market of the year, featuring more than 9,000 brands across all categories. Highlights include new product introductions, dozens of seminars and demos, multiple networking events, and more. It’s the must-attend Market for retail and design.

IHFRA Members will be able to use their active member lapel pins to gain entry, but will ALSO be required to digitally register for the Las Vegas and Atlanta campuses. Please click here to register:  REGISTER 

Please check https://www.americasmart.com for up-to-date information and market dates

CASUAL MARKET CHICAGO

Casual Market Chicago is a four-day trade show that provides retailers with a destination to find all things related to outdoor and casual living. See the newest, most innovative products from leading manufacturers around the world and discover the latest trends in color, product design, fabric patterns and more all under one roof.

Casual Market Chicago is scheduled for Tuesday, September 21 to Friday, September 24, 2021

(Information from http://www.casualmarket.com)

Tupelo Furniture Market

The Tupelo Furniture Market began in 1987 under the direction of owner and CEO, V. M. Cleveland. Employees of the market have created the fastest growing furniture market facility in the industry, with a reputation for providing excellent services to both manufacturers and retailers alike. The staff of the Tupelo Furniture Market is dedicated to making sure that the needs of every manufacturer and retailer are met. No other market in the world can come close to providing the services and assistance that one gets from being a part of the Tupelo Furniture Market.

 

Current demographics:

  • Located in the upholstery capital of the world
  • 1.6 million square feet of space
  • Around 600 exhibitors from all over the world
  • Average of 30,000 retail furniture buyers attend the market
  • Buyer attendance from all 50 states and many foreign countries
  • Bi-annual market every February and August

 

The 2021 Winter market was cancelled. Please refer to the Tupelo Furniture Market website for up-to-date information.

(Information from http://www.tupelofurnituremarket.com)

DALLAS TOTAL HOME & GIFT MARKET

Discover more new products across more categories at the fall show timed to offer last-minute opportunities and a head start on the new year. Experience the only complete marketplace for gift, home décor, lighting, holiday and floral, gourmet, housewares, and fashion. Enjoy an energetic city with new sights and sounds and tastes. Join loyal buyers and industry influencers choosing Dallas.

Information from https://dallasmarketcenter.com/markets

First Tuesday

A monthly to-the-trade shopping event open to retailers and interior designers in High Point, NC

Find Out Who is Participating in First Tuesday

First Tuesday will run Tuesday through Thursday during event weeks. Dates for 2021 are:

  • May 4-6
  • July 6-8
  • August 4-5
  • Sept 7-9
  • November 2-4
  • December 7-9