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In-depth data and research...
Progressive Business Media’s Research Department provides in-depth data and exclusive research for the home furnishings industry. The Research Team creates more than 150 original reports each year across our seven publications, including retailer and manufacturer rankings, industry surveys, distribution channel reports, economic indicators and exclusive consumer studies.
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With over 40 years of collective experience, and the strongest trade publication titles in their respective industries, we’re the information source for thousands of manufacturers and retailers. Our readers trust us to give them content they depend on for business decisions.
Our signature reports include:
Top 100 U.S. Furniture Stores, Beyond the Top 100, Consumer Buying Trends and the Upholstery and Case Goods Style Survey.
Home Accents Today
Biennial Universe Study, 50 Retail Stars and Retail Store Operations Surveys.
100 Powerhouse Retailers, Universe Study, Fabric Survey and Consumer Views Surveys.
Gifts & Decorative Accessories
Annual Today’s Gift Retailer Survey, 25 Gifted Retailers and Trends and Forecasts Survey.
Home & Textiles Today
Annual ranking of the Top 50 Home Textiles Retailers and the monthly Database series.
Monthly By the Numbers including an annual Mom Consumer Survey and birth stats feature.
Consumer Speaks Survey, Top 50 Retailers and State of the Industry Report.