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Retailer Resource Center At Las Vegas Market Offers Robust Business Services Marketplace, Hot Waffle Breakfast & Shuffleboard

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The Western Home Furnishings Association (WHFA) and National Home Furnishings Association (NHFA) reported that the RRC Marketplace in C-496 will host over 30 business services providers that are eager to save home furnishings businesses time and money. Attendees are invited to start their day with a hot waffle breakfast (Monday-Thursday, 7:30-9:00 am), sponsored by Surya Rugs, and avoid the long shuttle and garage lines with Stay and Play, enjoying beer on tap and shuffleboard (Monday-Wednesday, 4 p.m.), sponsored by Diakon, before they hit the Las Vegas Strip.

Buyers will have access to a wide array of vendors displaying their products and services in the expanded Retailer Resource Center. Company experts from the advertising and marketing, financial, consulting, design, technology, training and warehouse distribution sectors will be present for the week and will be able to help buyers solve any business services needs.

Companies Available at the Retailer Resource Center

  • ACA - Advertising Concepts of America
  • BajaUSA Logistics Group
  • BA Merchant Services
  • Credit Source Insurance & Finance
  • CrossCheck
  • Custom Design Software
  • Diakon Logistics
  • DispatchTrack
  • DSI Delivery
  • Furniture Training Company
  • Furniture Wizard
  • FurnitureCore by Impact Consulting
  • FurnitureDealer.net
  • FurnServe
  • GE Capital
  • Genesis Software Systems
  • Guardian Protection Products
  • JRM Sales & Management Mail America
  • MicroD
  • Myriad Software
  • National Home Furnishings Association
  • NuGuard Surface Protection
  • Practical Promotions
  • Profitability Consulting Group
  • PROFITsystems, Inc.
  • RedPraire
  • SnapRetail
  • Speedy Delivery, LLC
  • STORIS Management Systems
  • Truckskin, LLC
  • ViewIT Technologies
  • Web4Retail
  • Western Home Furnishings Association
  • WHFA Warehouse Store
The Launch Pad is an innovative spot for companies to launch new products in the heart of the Retailer Resource Center. Changing each Market, attendees can visit the Launch Pad to see what is new and progressive in the industry.

This Market’s Launch Pad features PROFITsystems, launching RETAILvantage, the next generation of retail enterprise software. “We have spent the last 18 months putting the finishing touches on this new product that has been years in the making,” said Mitch Hight, CIO of PROFITsystems.

“RETAILvantage includes new ease-of-use features to easily navigate through retail processes, entirely new internet based dashboards, full circle e-commerce integration with FurnitureDealer.Net, Ashley integration, multiple bar code options and hundreds of other features to help our clients become more profitable.” Visit the RRC Launch Pad to get the first glimpse of RETAILvantage.

The Retailer Resource Center will be open to buyers during the Summer Las Vegas Market, July 31-August 3. For a complete listing of business services providers that will be showing at the Retailer Resource Center, visit www.WHFA.org.

About the WHFA and NHFA

The Western Home Furnishings Association (WHFA) is the largest affiliate of the NHFA, representing nearly 1,000 independent home furnishings retailers in more than 2,000 stores in 12 western states.

National Home Furnishings Association (NHFA) is the nation’s largest organization devoted specifically to the needs and interests of home furnishings retailers. NHFA’s membership comprises 2,800 corporate entities representing 10,000 stores in all 50 states and several foreign countries.

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