IFDA NY Zoom Event: Five Reasons Why 2024 Will Be Better…& Three Why It May Not, The World according to Warren
Forecasting the future has become a fool’s game…but that won’t stop industry journalist Warren Shoulberg from attempting to figure out what’s next for the home furnishings business. While there remain plenty of variables — and just as many intangibles — we can be fairly certain of some specifics for retailers, designers, suppliers and all the innocent bystanders caught amongst them.
It may not be pretty but it won’t be nearly as ugly as 2023… probably.
Thursday, November 9th, 2023
12:00 Noon EST on Zoom
Business Journalist and Contributing Editor
Warren Shoulberg knows home furnishings. He has been a regular contributor toThe Robin Report, Forbes.com, The Business of Homeand Home Textiles Today as well as his own blog Warrensreport.com.
As the former editor-in-chief for several leading business-to-business publications specializing in home furnishings retailing he has chronicled the good, the bad and the ugly of the business in a career spanning four decades.
His award winning commentaries elicit both praise and complaints. He welcomes them both equally.
He has guest lectured at the Columbia University Graduate School of Business and been honored by the International Furnishings and Design Association, Gift for Life and the Fashion Institute of Technology. He has been cited by the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Washington Post, CNN, ABC News and other media as an expert in the field.
He expects to be doing this for the duration.