Main Menu
Home
In the News
Special Contributors
Special Report - Bedding
Sponsors
Events Calendar
Classifieds
Advertising
Contact HGO
Home
follow-on-twitter
Merchandiser Summer 2014
Merchandiser Spring 2014
2014 Product Guide
Research Store

Canada Counts
CanadaCounts-Badge-Sept2012.fw
A survey of Canadian buying intentions.
Purchase Report

 

Syndicate

Please Update Your HGO Profile

BRIGHTON, Ontario (30 June 2014) – Home Goods Online wants to improve our news delivery service for everyone in Canada’s furniture, mattress, major appliance and consumer electronics industries. So, we’re not only signing on with a new service provider but we’re asking each of our readers to give us a few moments of his or her time to update their individual profile.

Doing so will not only ensure that HGO is in compliance with current federal legislation, but will strengthen our connection with you, the reader.

Click here to update your profile.  It will only take a few moments of your time.

Here at Home Goods Online, our only mission is to keep every member of Canada’s furniture, mattress, major appliance and consumer electronics industries up-to-date on issues of vital importance as well as the news everyone needs to know, regardless of your role: retailer, manufacturer, distributor/importer, sales rep or other industry professional.

Thank you for your help.

Update Your Profile Now
Ohio hardwood market set for March 2 PDF Print E-mail
Written by HGO Staff   

WALNUT CREEK, Ohio (14 February 2011) - More than 100 furniture makers from Ohio, Indiana, Pennsylvania and Michigan are set to exhibit at the Ohio Hardwood Furniture Market, set for March 2-3 at the Holmes County Expo Center here.

Domestically made hardwood furniture will be shown in 95,000 square feet of space. Over 1,100 retailers from the U.S. Midwest and Canada are expected to attend. Many of the exhibitors are Amish craftsmen.

Image
Storage, both hidden and visible, along with hand-applied finishes and glass inserts, give this television stand both style and substance. Both the bedroom and TV stand are made by members of the Hardwood Furniture Guild.

Two seminars are on tap during the market. John West, on the board of directors for the Color Marketing Group, will discuss color trends. New finish and stain colors are expected to be highlights of the market.

Another seminar, Forest to Furniture, will feature a panel of local specialists discussing how they make hardwood furniture, including the reforestation efforts business owners are taking to ensure long-term viability.

A pre-show seminar on the uses and sustainability of eucalyptus wood is set for Tuesday, March 1, at 2:30 p.m.

Registered market attendees can attend all seminars for free, and also dine free at the Expo Center's café, with all donated proceeds going to special education in Holmes County's Amish schools. Individuals or companies can register online at www.ohiohardwoodfurnituremarket.com/register.

Walnut Creek is in northeast Ohio, less than 120 miles from Cleveland, Columbus or Pittsburgh. Registration questions, lodging assistance or other show and travel inquiries can be directed to the Holmes County Chamber of Commerce at (877) 643-8824. More information is available at www.ohiohardwoodfurnituremarket.com.

Image
The Nobleza bedroom set is simple, modern and clean.
 

<Previous   Next>
Banner
Other News
Rob Vickers joins DRSG
CAMBRIDGE, Ontario (28 July 2014) - Industry veteran Rob Vickers has joined Dufresne Retail Solutions Group (dRSG) as business development manager for Western Canada. He succeeds Ed Cowx who is retiring after a 42-year career in Canada's furniture industry.
Read more...
Confidence index falls in July
OTTAWA (28 July 2014) - Although the overall Index of Consumer Confidence remains higher than it was at this point last year, it has dropped for the past three consecutive months as Canadians remain apprehensive about job creation and their household finances, according to the latest report from the Conference Board of Canada. They are also less enthusiastic about making a major purchase.
Read more...
Easyhome signs $200M credit facility
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario (28 July 2014) - Merchandise leasing specialist Easyhome has entered into a new $200 million credit facility that will provide $115 million of additional capital to support the growth of Easyfinancial, it's consumer finance segment.
Read more...
Traub named president of Serta
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Illinois (28 July 2014) - Serta Simmons Bedding (SSB) has named Michael Traub as the new president of National Bedding Company, better known as Serta International. He will assume the post on September 2 and report to SSB chief executive officer Gary Fazio.
Read more...
Banner

 

 .

Banner
Picture of the Day
Cantrex-golf-presentation (1)

Some 145 people from across the industry took part in Cantrex Nationwide’s annual charity golf classic recently. This year, some $10,000 was raised to benefit the ‘Take the Kids to Camp’ initiative of the Salvation Army. Here, Lt. Col. Sandra Rice (left), commander of the Ontario Central East division is accepting a cheque from CNW chief operating officer Jeannine Ghaleb and Jim Mahoney, vice president of photography and consumer electronics.


 

 

Banner
 
Banner
Banner
Donald Cooper
My Turn!
HGO Merchandiser
Banner
Upcoming Events
August
Toronto Gift Show
August 10, 2014 - August 13, 2014

View Full Calendar