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Retail
Coresight: Many Consumers Concerned About China Sourcing

After a series of occurrences, including trade disputes, the COVID-19 pandemic and political conflicts, consumers in the U.S. are looking at China-made products in a more negative light, according to Coresight Research.

Trade Shows
Canton Fair Readies Online Exhibition

The Canton Fair’s International Pavilion held an online promotion and communication conference on June 3 to help buyers and business associations in China get prepared for the first-ever online session of Canton Fair, which will be held from June 15 to 24.

Trade Shows
IHA Plans Sourcing Mission To Vietnam

To help members investigate alternatives to sourcing from China, the International Housewares Association will hold a sourcing mission to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, next year. The 2020 Vietnam Sourcing Mission will be offered in two sessions: April 20-22 or April 23-25.

Home Décor
RH Responds To Tariff Proposals

Responding to the latest round of tariff proposals, Restoration Hardware (RH) recently provided what it called clarification in response to inaccurate reports regarding the percentage of the company’s product sourced from China.

Retail
Target Names Foudy Sourcing Services President

Target has named William Foudy, Jr. as president, Target Sourcing Services. He will oversee Target’s global sourcing organization, including strategy, operations, quality assurance, product safety and responsible sourcing initiatives.

Trade Shows
Source Direct Partners With NY Now

Source Direct, an import/export trade show group in the U.S., will be expanding to New York by partnering with NY Now. The expansion will launch at the NY Now winter market, to be held February 5 to 8, 2017, at the Javits Convention Center.

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