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Reports, surveys, and whitepapers compiled exclusively for the furniture and home furnishings industries by the leading publications in the home furnishings, home accents, infant and juvenile furnishings, toys, gifts, decorative accessories, home textiles, and bedding.

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Furniture Today
, Research, surveys, industry whitepapers from the number one business newspaper of the furniture industry.

Home Accents Today, Research, surveys, industry whitepapers from the information source for the home accent industry.

Casual Living, Research, surveys, industry whitepapers from the voice of the leisure marketplace.

Home & Textiles Today, Research, surveys, industry whitepapers from the fashion and business news source for the home textiles industry

Kids Today, Research, surveys, industry whitepapers from the new source for the infant and juvenile industries.

Playthings, Research, surveys, industry whitepapers from the first and only toy business authority.

Gifts and Decorative Accessories, Research, surveys, industry whitepapers from the number one gifts industry news source.

Bedding Today, Research, surveys, industry whitepapers from the suppliment to Furniture Today offerring complete coverage of the bedding industry.


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Furniture Today's Top 100 Furniture Stores - Updated for 2013!
Furniture/Today's Top 100 U.S. Furniture Stores posted a 9.9% increase in furniture, bedding and accessories sales last year as the big continued to get bigger, gobbling up market share in the midst of a slowly improving economic climate. details >>

Home Accents Retail Stars for 2013
The Retail Stars list recognizes independent brick-and-mortar retailers of home accents, including furniture stores and interior design boutiques, who are creative in their merchandising, contributing to their communities and distinguishing themselves from the competition. details >>

Casual Living's Resource Guide 2013
The Resource Guide is a complete guide to the casual/outdoor home furnishings industry. It includes an alphabetical listing of vendors and manufacturer's representatives. As well, this book provides vendor listings arranged by product categories including supplier and retail services, a 2013 market calendar and exclusive research data on dining sets, conversation groups, fabric, grills and shade. details >>

Top 15 U.S. Bedding Producers 2013
Furniture Today's ranking of the Top 15 Bedding Producers ranks companies according to 2012 U.S. wholesale bedding shipments. Returns, as well as shipments to Puerto Rico are excluded. Contract shipments are included in figures. Adjustments, including sales allowances and incentives, are also included and are reported in the notes when available. details >>

Furniture Today's Top 20 Furniture Sources for U.S. Market - 2012
This exclusive report ranks companies according to 2011 furniture shipments to the U.S. Sources on the list must sell into the U.S. market, regardless of whether they have manufacturing, assembling operations or corporate offices in the U.S. Non-furniture and non-manufacturing revenues, such as investment income and retail revenues, are excluded for purposes of the ranking. All figures are for the 12-months ended Dec. 31, 2011 and 2010, unless otherwise indicated. details >>