If you think the furniture business is small,
specialized, and, well, an insider's game, then it's time to
expand your view. The big picture is really about good design.
And the High Point Market is the premier market for show-stopping,
High Point Market is the industry's home for new products and
design innovation, as well as the world's most comprehensive
product selection. More new products make their debut at the
High Point Market than in all the other markets combined.
Twice a year, more than 85,000 people come to High Point, NC for
the High Point Market.
High Point Market is the largest furnishing industry trade show
in the world. Approximately 10% of the 85,000 visitors come to
High Point from over 110 other countries.
massive market encompasses 180 buildings and 12 million square
feet of showroom space. Approximately 2600 exhibitors introduce
tens of thousands of new products at each Market. The High
Point Market is not open to the public.
See the world's most comprehensive product selection, including
more new products than all other markets combined.
If the City
of High Point hosted the Super Bowl every year, it would not
have the economic impact of the High Point Market. The Market
has an annual $1.4 billion impact on the state’s economy. To
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Economic Impact Study of the Home Furnishings Industry in the
Triad Region, NC.
This analysis is the first study of its kind to measure the
scale and impact of furniture related industries throughout the
counties in which
is located (Guilford, Forsyth, Davidson, Randolph). The
Furniture Industry has an annual $8.5 billion economic impact
with over 65,000 jobs.
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A new analysis finds UNCG’s economic footprint is comparable to
that of the High Point Furniture Market and the Moses Cone
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