Home Textiles Update is an executive briefing, supplied in electronic format. Each month, we include details of the latest developments and business news in the home textiles sector.
Every issue focuses on product developments and innovations in the home textiles sector. In addition, we provide a business update each month -- so that you remain aware of the key players and their activities, and so that you can plan your company's strategy with confidence.
What's in it? "Home Textiles Update" includes information on carpets, bedding products, towelling products, table linen, curtains and upholstery fabrics. The publication also includes developments in the important contract business.
Like all Textiles Intelligence publications, "Home Textiles Update" is a reliable source of independently sourced business information, and it does not carry advertising. Recent issues contain details of acquisitions within the sector, events, financial results, markets, new fibres and fabrics for home textiles, and trend forecasts.
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PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS AND INNOVATIONS in:
Eastman and Tracy Miller are collaborating in the development of bedding products which incorporate Naia Renew fibre
Spinnova and Yrjö Kukkapuro have collaborated in the development of a concept chair incorporating Spinnova fibre
JCPenney has launched a new home products brand called Loom + Forge
John Lewis has launched a new brand called ANYDAY
BUSINESS UPDATE from:
Lowes has acquired the Stainmaster brand from Invista
Soft-Tex International has established a new subsidiary in order to serve international markets
Freudenberg Performance Materials has developed a tool called the Eco-calculator to help its customers choose products based on their sustainability credentials
Ethan Allen: net sales in the third quarter of 2020/21 were up by 18.2%
Tempur Sealy: net sales during the first quarter of 2021 were up by 26.9%