Domotex USA

Industry Insight

Industry Insight

Flooring is a fast-paced industry, and DOMOTEX USA is here to help you stay on the cutting edge of your field. Industry Insight Sessions will prepare you for 2019 with presentations on relevant and special topics such as design trends and market changes.

NWFA Session: Color Trends in Hardwood Floors will highlight some of the historic trends around hardwood floors and a glimpse into upcoming processes and trends. In addition to discussing color, we will also cover textures, like wire brushing, and techniques, like water popping, as a way to create a unique, customize floor.

*Attendance at both NWFA sessions will result in 1 NWFA Continuing Certification Unit.

NWFA Session: Addressing the Labor Shortage takes a look at the shortage of incoming labor the trades are facing, what it means for all segments of the wood flooring industry (including manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and installers), and some of the ways the wood flooring industry is taking on the issues.

*Attendance at both NWFA sessions will result in 1 NWFA Continuing Certification Unit.

Design is a Journey: Designer Trend Panel Discussion & Lunch

Design is a Journey: Designer Trend Panel Discussion & Lunch hosted by Emily Morrow Home will address the changing landscape of interior design and the role of designers in the new millennial age.

State of the Floor Covering Industry Labor Force will share insights on factors associated with shortages in the floor covering installation workforce, motivations and barriers to the recruitment of additional labor, analysis of labor force gaps, and quantifying the costs of labor shortages.