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insideretail.com.au - Dean Blake - What will 2021 bring to the furniture industry?
What will 2021 bring to the furniture industry?
Inside Retail

It's difficult to quantify the changes the Covid-19 pandemic has wrought on the retail industry. From the huge increase in online spend on groceries and essentials, to the rapid decline seen in the fashion industry, each sector of the retail space…

thefrisky.com - Buba Harris - 5 Amazing Furniture Brand Trends - 2021 Guide
5 Amazing Furniture Brand Trends - 2021 Guide
The Frisky

Furniture is an essential aspect of our life. It defines us and is literally what we come home to and spend considerable amounts of time, and what we use to support various activities such as sitting, writing, and sleeping. With the Covid19…

nytimes.com - Annie Karni - They Prepare the White House for a New President. They Have 5 Hours.
They Prepare the White House for a New President. They Have 5 Hours.
The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The time has finally come for President Trump to find a space at Mar-a-Lago for his $50,000 room-size golf simulator, not to mention the 60-inch television he proudly displayed above the dining room table, his collection of…

thesun.co.uk - Alice Grahns - Robert Dyas launches up to 63% off sale including furniture and homeware
Robert Dyas launches up to 63% off sale including furniture and homeware
The Sun

ROBERT Dyas shoppers can get up to 63% off furniture and homeware in a sale at the retailer. The hardware shop has reduced more than 1,100 items, with the prices now starting from £3.50. Robert Dyas is considered an essential retailer…

forbes.com - Rob Toews - Why OpenAI's Latest AI Model Is A Big Deal
Why OpenAI's Latest AI Model Is A Big Deal
Forbes

Earlier this month, OpenAI—the research organization behind last summer's much-hyped language model GPT-3—released a new AI model named DALL-E. While it has generated less buzz than GPT-3 did, DALL-E has even more profound…

haaretzdaily.com - Cameron Gerrity - Should You Match Your Dining Room And Living Room Furniture
Should You Match Your Dining Room And Living Room Furniture
Haaretz daily - Info & News Magazine 2020

Holidays are a time when we all like to decorate our homes. Many of us have been thinking about buying new furniture in recent months. When we want to refresh our space with new furniture – we first think of the living room and dining room.

forbes.com - Adrian Swinscoe - Panning For Gold: What Lies Ahead For Brand Experiences
Panning For Gold: What Lies Ahead For Brand Experiences
Forbes

In the middle of December, I published a predictions piece called 11 Customer-Experience-Related Predictions For 2021. While I stated that I don't really like writing prediction pieces, I must admit that I enjoy a bit of a rummage around many of…

scotsman.com - Patrick McPartlin - Furniture company produces stunning custom-made chair from Hibs shirts
Furniture company produces stunning custom-made chair from Hibs shirts
The Scotsman

Unique Sports Chairs, based in South Wales and run by former Cardiff Blues scrum-half Ross Pritchard, makes bespoke furniture for supporters using past and present shirts. Many of the firm's earlier efforts were unsurprisingly rugby-focused but the…

ocregister.com - Kathie Bozanich - 6 ways home design has changed after a year of lockdown and pandemic
6 ways home design has changed after a year of lockdown and pandemic
Orange County Register

No one could have foreseen a global pandemic and stay-at-home orders upending everything we thought we knew about our surroundings. (iStock) A year ago as the decade began, home design predictions focused on being at one with the environment…

biznews.com - Truworths share price jump: What's behind it? Expert insight on SA clothing retailers
Truworths share price jump: What's behind it? Expert insight on SA clothing retailers
BizNews.com

South Africa-listed retailer Truworths was among the top performers on the Johannesburg exchange at the start of the week, even though it has warned its profits for the half-year to the end of December will most likely fall by as much as 9%.

forbes.com - Katherine Hignett - Covid-19 Plastic Waste: U.K. Hospitals Are Recycling Disposable PPE
Covid-19 Plastic Waste: U.K. Hospitals Are Recycling Disposable PPE
Forbes

The Covid-19 pandemic has created a mountain of plastic waste, as healthcare workers don new personal protective equipment every day in the fight against the disease. The U.K. government alone has sent out more than a billion type IIR…

financialpost.com - David Rosenberg - David Rosenberg: Life is not going back to normal even if the market doesn't see it yet
David Rosenberg: Life is not going back to normal even if the market doesn't see it yet
financialpost

The United States economy has headed back into recession. Three months in a row of negative retail sales. Personal incomes have been shrinking at a 10-per-cent annual rate since August. Initial jobless claims point to a 200,000 payroll decline in…

foreignpolicyi.org - Do Brands Even Matter When Buying Home Furniture
Do Brands Even Matter When Buying Home Furniture
Foreign policy

Whether you have bought a new house or apartment or whether you are just by decorating, you probably know that finding and buying the right type of furniture is never easy. It is also important to make a good decision today because it is a…

mb.com.ph - Edgard Hilario - Acquisition of the Top in the Industry Machinery Provides Limitless Opportunity to Innovate
Acquisition of the Top in the Industry Machinery Provides Limitless Opportunity to Innovate
Manila Bulletin

The RGC Group of Companies, the mother company of the industry leader and foam brand Uratex, recently acquired and started operating the first in the country, biggest, most efficient, and top of its class foaming machine from the German company…

archdaily.com - Andreas Luco - POPL Restaurant / Spacon & X
POPL Restaurant / Spacon & X
ArchDaily

Area: 160 m² Year: 2020 Photographs: Manufacturers: , JAB, Linolie & Pigment, Organoid More Specs Text description provided by the architects. POPL Restaurant, Copenhagen - Concept, Space and Furniture Architecture and design studio Spacon & X…

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