Closets & Organized Storage November/December 2019

In This Issue

What’s our sustainability story? ‘Waste wood made good’

It’s time we told the truth about composite wood decorative panels.
If you make products from composite wood panels, we have to talk. 
We – North America’s producers of particleboard, MDF and decorative TFL panels – have a confession to make. There are some things we haven’t been telling you, about who we really are and what we actually do. 
So, in the spirit of “radical transparency,” we’re ready to come clean.

Barry Moltz, the Unstuck Guy, to keynote 2020 Cabinets & Closets Conference

ARLINGTON, Texas - Is your business stuck?  Are you looking for ways to gain new customers, boost your bottom line and elevate your marketing? If so, make plans now to attend the 2020 Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo in Arlington, Texas, June 10-12, where opening keynoter and small business champion, Barry Moltz, will provide you with the tools and formula to get “Unstuck.”

How to kick your social media results up a notch

Raise your hand if you’re overwhelmed or uncertain about what to do on social media to grow your home organization business. 
If you didn’t raise your hand you either (a) have a separated shoulder or (b) have the ego the size of Antonio Brown’s helmet and are now referring to yourself in the 3rd person. I’ll admit, I feel overwhelmed and I’m writing this article.
Everyone says you have to be on social media.
By Mike Foti

Top 7 pantry trends homeowners will pay for

CINCINNATI, Ohio - Up to 75% of homeowners are obsessed with decluttering their kitchen countertops, according to a recent Houzz study. Homeowners are seeking pantry storage solutions to satisfy their desire of an organized kitchen. Pantries are no longer just for storing food items but are serving as multifunctional spaces from prepping food to hosting small appliances.

Looking ahead to 2020

What an exciting year this has been. Business is booming, home organization is at the forefront of most consumers’ minds and their options have never been better. At Closets & Organized Storage, our mission is to keep the industry professionals up to date on the newest trends and options available to them.