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Korie Robertson to promote Duck Commander line at Tupelo Furniture Market

According to Furniture Today and the Tupelo Furniture Market, Korie Robertson of  “Duck Dynasty” fame will be at the Fall Tupelo Furniture Market later this month. Robertson, is the wife of Willie Robertson, who is CEO of Duck Commander, the company featured in the A&E show “Duck Dynasty.” Korie Robertson will promote the Duck Commander Home […]

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Market Center retail development plans moving ahead

A year ago, everyone in west Tupelo got excited about a new retail center that would have been anchored by  Brooks Grocery store. But alas, those plans were shelved with news that Wal-Mart was looking to build as many as three of its Walmart Neighborhood Markets in the city, including one at the McCullough Boulevard-West […]

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Tupelo Furniture Market releases new promotional video

We’re a month away from the Fall Tupelo Furniture Market (yes, hard to think it’s a “fall” market when its 100 degrees outside), and officials there have made a new video touting the market and Mississippi-made furniture. Click here for the link. The video has it’s own take about the Magnolia State, acknowledging we may talk […]

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‘Mattress Mania’ added to fall Tupelo Furniture Market

The Tupelo Furniture Market is adding for the first time a special bedding promotion to the Fall Market Aug. 20-23. Up to 20 of the 40 bedding and mattress manufacturers at the market will have one-of-a-kind promotions for “Mattress Mania.”  The market noted that Furniture Today magazine last year predicted that retail bedding sales will hit […]

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United Furniture returning to Tupelo Furniture Market

According to Furniture Today, United Furniture Industries, is returning to the Tupelo Furniture Market and has signed a three-year lease on a 17,000-square foot showroom.  “We feel the Tupelo Furniture Market is a very viable market and a crucial market in our long-term marketing strategy of servicing our Southeast and Midwest customer base,” said Jay Quimby, […]

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There would be more buyers at the market if more companies – Mississippi-based in particular – would show i Tupelo. Just sayin'

OPINION: Mississippi furniture manufacturers should show at market

I wrote a column in today’s Daily Journal, suggesting that companies that make furniture in Mississippi should show at the Tupelo Furniture Market.  I was out of town for much of the day, but I received some calls with people agreeing with me. Now, you may not, and that’s fine – that’s what opinions are for. And no, […]

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China furniture delegation visits Tupelo Furniture Market

Three members of the Beijing-based China Furniture National Association, including its president, are visiting the Tupelo Furniture Market today.  They’re getting an introduction to the market as well as services provided by the Franklin Furniture Institute at Mississippi State University, which helped organize the trip. On Thursday, the group will tour several showrooms and they’ll […]

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