Circularity is all the buzz in the sustainability world because we will not be able to meet necessary carbon reduction targets without adopting waste as feedstock. But what does that mean to a furniture store? Perhaps it means new revenue streams and increased standing in the community, as well as in the industry. Jerry Epperson, expert and renowned furniture industry analyst, has some ideas and opinions to share. Join us for a discussion of how furniture retailers can increase market share and profit margins by selling second-hand furniture, offering refurbishing/reupholstering services, and otherwise strengthen our industry by stepping into the circular economy.
Content also includes a synopsis of GREENleaders, the industry’s first certified sustainability training course. Expect helpful information you can begin using in your business immediately as well as answers to your questions about getting the most out of SFC membership.