HFA Blog

A city covered in snow

When it’s cold outside, retailers are lonely inside

Robert BellJan 31,2019
Shop Talk

From a furniture retailer’s perspective, the polar vortex gripping much of the Midwest this week can be summed up in two numbers: 21 and 0. The first is the number of degrees below zero Norton Shore, Mich., felt like when a lusty wind chill whipped off Lake Michigan early Wednesday


California governor promises small business-friendly administration

Doug ClarkJan 31,2019
Policy Matters - Government Relations

California enacted more than 1,000 new laws in 2018, many impacting businesses like furniture retailers. That’s why so much of the news you see on Home Furnishings Association communications channels comes out of California. Not to mention the fact that California initiatives tend to migrate eastward. This can create a


Eric Easter at Lunch with Leaders

Easter shares insights at HFA’s Lunch with Leaders

MyHFAJan 31,2019
Current News,Membership

Eric Easter, CEO of Kittle’s Furniture, discussed the importance of establishing a positive company culture during HFA’s Lunch with Leaders at the Las Vegas Market. Easter, a member of the Home Furnishings Association’s Board of Directors, said business success depends heavily on employee attitudes. When they feel a sense of

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NGN Event Recap

MyHFAJan 28,2019
Current News

An evening to remember We had a wonderful time with all of you Sunday night at Las Vegas Market! In case you weren’t able to make it, or if you’d like to relive the excitement, we wanted to post some of the photos we captured of this wonderful turnout! Leadership

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HFA members honored at LVM WOW awards night

MyHFAJan 28,2019
Current News,Membership

Photo above: HFA Members Chris Cooley, and Taryn Kabei. Two Home Furnishings Association members were honored by the Women’s Leadership Development Network at the Las Vegas Market Sunday. Chris Cooley of Michael Alan Furnishings and Design was a finalist for the Mentoring Award. Taryn Kabei of C.S. Wos and Sons

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