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The Stump team attends furniture and design markets globally, interviewing hundreds of CEOs, annually. They consistently engage deeply with strategic buyers, private equity firms and family offices to identify the next generation of investors for the furniture industry. The Stump teams’ demonstrated levels of knowledge and experience in the marketplace is unparalleled.

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Stump team visits NeoCon & Design Days
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NeoCon & Design Days Recap

The Stump team enjoyed two beautiful summer days in Chicago for the annual commercial/contract furnishings exhibition, NeoCon, and the new Design Days show.
Stump team visits NeoCon & Design Days

NeoCon & Design Days Recap

The Stump team enjoyed two beautiful summer days in Chicago for the annual commercial/contract furnishings exhibition, NeoCon, and the new Design Days show.
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HD Vegas Recap 2024

The Stump team enjoyed several days in Las Vegas for the annual hospitality show, HD Vegas...
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HD Vegas Recap 2024

The Stump team enjoyed several days in Las Vegas for the annual hospitality show, HD Vegas...
Stump M&A Advisory Team at High Point Furniture Market
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April High Point Market 2024

The Stump team made their rounds at the bi-annual High Point Furniture Market this week along with 80,000 ...
Stump M&A Advisory Team at High Point Furniture Market

April High Point Market 2024

The Stump team made their rounds at the bi-annual High Point Furniture Market this week along with 80,000 ...
Casual Show Atlanta
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Atlanta Casual Show

The Stump Team recaps the inaugural Atlanta Casual Show hosted at the AmericasMart, a venue part of the newly renamed ANDMORE, formerly IMC.
Casual Show Atlanta

Atlanta Casual Show

The Stump Team recaps the inaugural Atlanta Casual Show hosted at the AmericasMart, a venue part of the newly renamed ANDMORE, formerly IMC.
Stump M&A Advisory Team at High Point Furniture Market
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April High Point Market 2023

Our team spent six days in High Point for furniture market. Read our analysis of current industry trends...
Stump M&A Advisory Team at High Point Furniture Market

April High Point Market 2023

Our team spent six days in High Point for furniture market. Read our analysis of current industry trends...
Stump M&A Advisory Team at High Point Furniture Market
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October High Point Market 2023

The Stump team pounded the pavement for 6 straight days over the semiannual High Point Market ...
Stump M&A Advisory Team at High Point Furniture Market

October High Point Market 2023

The Stump team pounded the pavement for 6 straight days over the semiannual High Point Market ...
Mandalay Bay
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Las Vegas Summer Market

The Stump M&A team braved the Nevada heat to gain further insight into the challenges and opportunities the industry currently faces.
Mandalay Bay

Las Vegas Summer Market

The Stump M&A team braved the Nevada heat to gain further insight into the challenges and opportunities the industry currently faces.
Stump & Company Vegas Market
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Vegas Market Recap

The Stump team spent three days at the World Market Center in Las Vegas, and it was the best its...
Stump & Company Vegas Market

Vegas Market Recap

The Stump team spent three days at the World Market Center in Las Vegas, and it was the best its...
Javits Center
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Boutique Design New York (BDNY) 2023

The Stump team traveled to New York for the annual BDNY Hospitality Show held at the Javits Center. Read our recap and analysis of home furnishings industry trends.
Javits Center

Boutique Design New York (BDNY) 2023

The Stump team traveled to New York for the annual BDNY Hospitality Show held at the Javits Center. Read our recap and analysis of home furnishings industry trends.
Neocon 2022 Chicago
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NEOCON 2023: Office Furnishings Show

The Stump team traveled to Chicago this week for the annual office/contract furnishings show called NeoCon.
Neocon 2022 Chicago

NEOCON 2023: Office Furnishings Show

The Stump team traveled to Chicago this week for the annual office/contract furnishings show called NeoCon.
Mandalay Bay
Market

HD Expo Vegas Recap

Las Vegas delivered a huge win for the hospitality industry last week, with over 10,000 attendees at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center for the annual HD (Hospitality & Design) Expo.
Mandalay Bay

HD Expo Vegas Recap

Las Vegas delivered a huge win for the hospitality industry last week, with over 10,000 attendees at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center for the annual HD (Hospitality & Design) Expo.
Guadalajara Expo
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Impressions from the Guadalajara Furniture Expo

The Stump M&A team traveled to Guadalajara Mexico for the biannual Furniture Expo and we were blown away by the crowds, energy and enthusiasm for strong business this year.
Guadalajara Expo

Impressions from the Guadalajara Furniture Expo

The Stump M&A team traveled to Guadalajara Mexico for the biannual Furniture Expo and we were blown away by the crowds, energy and enthusiasm for strong business this year.
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October High Point Market Takeaways

The Stump team visited High Point Market this week and met with dozens of industry CEOs. Several trends emerged as hot topics of conversation. Read our key takeaways.
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October High Point Market Takeaways

The Stump team visited High Point Market this week and met with dozens of industry CEOs. Several trends emerged as hot topics of conversation. Read our key takeaways.
Javits Center
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Boutique Design New York (BDNY) 2022

Our team made its annual trip to New York this week for the BDNY hospitality show. Read our recap and insights on industry trends.
Javits Center

Boutique Design New York (BDNY) 2022

Our team made its annual trip to New York this week for the BDNY hospitality show. Read our recap and insights on industry trends.
Las Vegas Market
Market

Las Vegas Market Recap

The Stump team attended the winter market in Las Vegas this week and we were pleasantly surprised by the strong attenda…
Las Vegas Market

Las Vegas Market Recap

The Stump team attended the winter market in Las Vegas this week and we were pleasantly surprised by the strong attenda…
Neocon 2022 Chicago
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NEOCON 2022: Commercial Furniture on the Move!

The Stump team enjoyed a full 2 days of Neocon this week in Chicago as we witnessed an energetic gathering of commercial furniture specialists.
Neocon 2022 Chicago

NEOCON 2022: Commercial Furniture on the Move!

The Stump team enjoyed a full 2 days of Neocon this week in Chicago as we witnessed an energetic gathering of commercial furniture specialists.
Stump M&A Advisory Team at High Point Furniture Market
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April High Point Market 2022

The High Point furniture market was in full swing this week and it felt like the first market with a semblance of “post…
Stump M&A Advisory Team at High Point Furniture Market

April High Point Market 2022

The High Point furniture market was in full swing this week and it felt like the first market with a semblance of “post…
Pregaming the Chicago Office Show: NEOCON
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Pregaming the Chicago Office Show: NEOCON

The environment heading into Neocon is upbeat—with stock prices high, the general economic environment strong and the M&A industry hot.

Pregaming the Chicago Office Show: NEOCON

The environment heading into Neocon is upbeat—with stock prices high, the general economic environment strong and the M&A industry hot.
NeoCon 2017
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NeoCon - June 2017

The halls were jammed this year for the annual commercial furniture exhibition in Chicago. Attitudes were upbeat and most of our clients are signaling good sales and profits for the year.
NeoCon 2017

NeoCon - June 2017

The halls were jammed this year for the annual commercial furniture exhibition in Chicago. Attitudes were upbeat and most of our clients are signaling good sales and profits for the year.
New York Hospitality Show: BDNY - November 2016
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New York Hospitality Show: BDNY - November 2016

There was a vibrant and upbeat backdrop for BDNY (Boutique & Design: New York). We spoke with over 100 hospitality CEOs who all, despite a sluggish fall for many, seem optimistic about the growth in the hospitality sector and a clear path of continued strong growth through 2017 and likely into 2018.

New York Hospitality Show: BDNY - November 2016

There was a vibrant and upbeat backdrop for BDNY (Boutique & Design: New York). We spoke with over 100 hospitality CEOs who all, despite a sluggish fall for many, seem optimistic about the growth in the hospitality sector and a clear path of continued strong growth through 2017 and likely into 2018.
Hospitality & Design Show - May 2014
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Hospitality & Design Show - May 2014

Our 48 hours in Las Vegas for the HD (hospitality and design) show were exciting and full of upbeat conversations. Most companies are enjoying solid growth‎ as hotels are refurbishing and new construction is heating up.

Hospitality & Design Show - May 2014

Our 48 hours in Las Vegas for the HD (hospitality and design) show were exciting and full of upbeat conversations. Most companies are enjoying solid growth‎ as hotels are refurbishing and new construction is heating up.
Spring High Point Market - April 2018
Market

June High Point Market Recap

The Spring, rescheduled to Summer, High Point market has now concluded and in our view it was a SUCCESS!
Spring High Point Market - April 2018

June High Point Market Recap

The Spring, rescheduled to Summer, High Point market has now concluded and in our view it was a SUCCESS!
High Point 2017
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Fall High Point Market Recap

Our team worked the halls of the High Point market for 6 days and were pleased with the attendance, energy, and optimism. Most clients told us that total visits were probably 40-50% below pre-covid levels, but much better than expected.
High Point 2017

Fall High Point Market Recap

Our team worked the halls of the High Point market for 6 days and were pleased with the attendance, energy, and optimism. Most clients told us that total visits were probably 40-50% below pre-covid levels, but much better than expected.
BD NY
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New York Hospitality Show: BDNY - November 2017

BDNY (Boutique & Design: New York) was packed and energetic, with many companies reporting record traffic. The Javitz Center format continues to be a hit with small booths that enable companies to efficiently display capabilities and conduct meaningful business without an undue amount of overhead.
BD NY

New York Hospitality Show: BDNY - November 2017

BDNY (Boutique & Design: New York) was packed and energetic, with many companies reporting record traffic. The Javitz Center format continues to be a hit with small booths that enable companies to efficiently display capabilities and conduct meaningful business without an undue amount of overhead.