Posts Tagged ‘WardsAuto Interiors Conference’

The Future of Leather is Already Here

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on May 19th, 2017

The Hog Ring - The Future of Leather is Already Here

Last week’s WardsAuto Interiors Conference in Detroit, Michigan, hosted a panel titled “The Future of Premium Materials,” during which industry leaders discussed various fabrics, including leather.

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WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2017

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on February 10th, 2017

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2016

The WardsAuto Interiors Conference — the only event in North America solely dedicated to automotive interiors — is back, and details have just been released.

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WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2016

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on March 11th, 2016

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2016

The WardsAuto Interiors Conference — the only event in North America solely dedicated to automotive interiors — is back, and details have just been released.

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Lines Blur When Affordable Cars Go Luxury

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on June 2nd, 2015

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - 2015 Volvo XC90 Crystal Shifter

While speaking at the 2015 WardsAuto Interiors Conference last month in Dearborn, Michigan, Adam Bernard of General Motors addressed the auto industry’s changing perception of luxury interiors.

His comments provided insight on a trend that auto upholsterers have long noticed: Affordable cars are increasingly being manufactured with higher-quality materials – especially on the inside – blurring the line between what was once considered luxury and what is now stock.

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WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2015

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on January 13th, 2015

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - WardsAuto Interiors Conference

WardsAuto Interiors Conference — the only event in North America solely dedicated to automotive interiors — is back, and details have just been released.

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