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HIGH POINT, North Carolina (12 September 2011) - Some 30 or more vendors are expected to exhibit in the Retail Resource Center operated by the National Home Furnishings Association (NHFA) during the upcoming fall edition of the High Point Market.

The resource centre is located on the first floor of Plaza Suites at 222 South Main Street in the heart of High Point's market district.

The fall edition will take place from October 22 to 27.

Vendors at the resource centre provide services, programs, and products for retail companies, including advertising and marketing, consulting, financial services, furniture protection products, insurance, software, store design and displays, and more.

In addition, the NHFA Retailer Lounge offers free refreshments during market.

The association also produces the free High Point Market Seminar Series from October 22 to 25.

This market's speakers' roster includes industry consultant and analyst Jerry Epperson as well as store designers Connie Post and Martin Roberts, who will discuss their insights on maximizing store potential. Other presentations cover advertising and marketing strategies, motivating your sales team, closing the sale, showroom and color trends, business analysis and other ways to grow a retail business.

For more information, visit the association's web site at www.nhfa.org.

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