Sheets, towels and Monkeypox. Is another anti-viral textile boom on the horizon?

Declared a national health emergency on Aug. 4, Monkeypox cases in the U.S. surpassed 10,000 […]

Market News

Save The Date! HFPA & HTT team up on New York market party

It’s party time in The Big Apple again! September New York Home Fashions Market will […]


GOTS first roundtable event in Canada will feature case studies

GOTS’s first event specific to the Canadian market will include marketing data, case studies and […]


Crate & Barrel shifting to preferred fibers for home textiles goods

Preferred fibers and increased transparency for tracking are part of Crate & Barrel’s newly announced […]


Williams-Sonoma thwarted in attempt to put class action sheet suit to bed

A federal judge gave Williams-Sonoma Inc. good news/bad news involving a class action suit about […]


Standard Fiber steps up its game for retail, mattress, hospitality and pet products channels

Standard Fiber will showcase new sleep solutions in textiles and new material technologies next week.


Entries due soon for Pinnacle Awards recognizing home furnishings designers

The juried competition is open to furniture and textile designers, manufacturers and students who were […]

Online Retailers

Boll & Branch aims to pick apart thread count myths on sheets

Boll & Branch is looking to unravel one of the most enduring consumer misconceptions about […]


Performance fabrics: How do they really perform?

Demonstrations and education about key attributes are absolutely essential to selling the consumer.

International Developments

With Covid cases on the rise, Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles show pushes back dates

As China’s Covid-19 cases hit their highest level since May, the Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles […]