Rest and Refuel

Market pros suggest top spots to take a breather

For impact, energy, excitement, and sheer size, no other show matches the High Point Market. As you head out to explore our 180 buildings, you can be sure you’ll want to take a break every now and then. Don’t worry, when that happens, we have plenty of places to sit, stretch your legs, enjoy a refreshing beverage, and even get a bite to eat. To get some suggestions, we asked a few designers to reveal their favorite resting and refueling spots, and found options ranging from public locales to clandestine corners.

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Fall 2015 Preview Guides

Our Industry’s Story, As Told By Its Leaders

The American Furniture Hall of Fame Foundation has added two new oral histories to its library of industry lore.

Joe Carroll, former publisher of Furniture/Today; and Gordon Segal, co-founder of Crate & Barrel take their place as entrants 42 and 43 in what is slated to be a 55-volume history of the home furnishings industry. The hardcover books feature extensive, professionally conducted oral histories, complete with company and family photos, that provide insight into the lives of industry leaders and serve as a historical reference for research and future generations.

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