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The ICFA distributes press releases about association and industry news, and lifestyle consumer targeted articles that are published in the mainstream media to increase interest and provide education about quality outdoor furniture.

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September 15, 2017
All segments of the industry gathered at the Chicago Field Museum Thursday, Sept. 15, to recognize manufacturing and retailing excellence, spotlight
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September 11, 2017
Mary Fruehauf “Mary was a dedicated and passionate person whose creativity of expression sparked a sense of enjoyment and discovery in her customers
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September 06, 2017
From among the 10 category winners in ICFA’s Design Excellence competition, two products will be selected for the Lilly Award for Outdoor Furniture
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August 31, 2017
The award recognizes an outstanding sales representative within the casual furnishings industry. Finalists were selected based on leadership,
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July 11, 2017
“We have been fortunate to be successful in our work in this industry and believe it is important to give back to our community, specifically, the
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July 05, 2017
Finalists must demonstrate outstanding accomplishments plus a commitment to customer service and dedication to professional development for their
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June 29, 2017
The ICFA Awards Gala is slated at the Field Museum on Thursday, September 14, during Casual Market Chicago. The event gathers all segments of the
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June 28, 2017
Fleischut Fleischut opened her first outdoor furniture store in 1984 after struggling to find furniture for her own vacation home on the New Jersey
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May 31, 2017
The event will include discussions of topics including: ·         Social Media Best Practices ·         Sticker Shock: Overcoming Price Objections
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March 20, 2017
According to new research conducted on behalf of the International Casual Furnishings Association, a whopping 86 percent of U.S. households have an
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March 01, 2017
HIGH POINT – The International Casual Furnishings Association (ICFA) has entered into a strategic alliance with Nationwide Marketing Group (NMG) in a
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September 26, 2016
APOLLO AWARDS The Apollo Awards recognize retail excellence in the sales and marketing of outdoor furnishings. Finalists must demonstrate outstanding