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Blog: Report from High Point Market

Jaipur rug, from Traditions Made Modern line

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Amid a positive buzz here at High Point Market, companies debuted collections and looks, including a slew of licensed lines with well-known designers and companies. Bob Timberlake was on hand to launch his lighting line with Wildwood Lamps, which he said was only the beginning. One ceramic item incorporated the Chinese design forMore »

Last updated: October 20, 2014

DwellStudio to Relaunch Furniture Line

DwellStudio

HIGH POINT, N.C.–DwellStudio announced at High Point Market that it will relaunch its furniture collection, shifting its partnership with Precedent to four other companies, whose names will be announced in the next few months. Backed by its owner, online retailer Wayfair, DwellStudio will be able to offer a more affordable line—in some cases, 40-50 percentMore »

Last updated: October 20, 2014

Surya Starts Manufacturing in the U.S.

Surya

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The launch of Surya’s handtufted custom rug program at market signals the beginning of its manufacturing within the U.S., a goal that is important to the company. Its Calhoun, Ga., facility already has four tufting machines, purchased from Shaw, and eventually, “we would like that to be 20,” Satya Tiwari, president, Surya, toldMore »

Last updated: October 20, 2014

Surya to Introduce Custom Rug Program at High Point

Surya

CALHOUN, Ga.–At High Point Market, which begins tomorrow, Surya will unveil a new custom program that will allow delivery of tufted rugs within three weeks. Surya shows in Showplace, space 4100, at High Point Market. Designed for designers and retailers who need rugs quickly, the program will offer eight machine-tufted rug designs, each in 8More »

Last updated: October 17, 2014

Company C Launches New Trade Website, Rebuilt Consumer Website

Company C

CONCORD, N.H.–Company C, the colorful rug and accessories company, has debuted its first partner website as well as relaunched its upgraded main site for consumers. Located at b2b.companyc.com, the new partner website is accessible only to trade partners and designers. It allows 24/7 access to product information such as stock availability, pricing, images, dimensions andMore »

Last updated: October 17, 2014

IHA Consumer Website Launches

Inspired Home

ROSEMONT, Ill.–The International Housewares Association (IHA) has unveiled its new online home resource for consumers, called Inspired Home. Covering a wide range of lifestyle categories, the new site allows consumers to connect directly with the IHA’s member companies and brands. Inspired Home will include DIY tips, home ideas, seasonal recipes and product information across aMore »

Last updated: October 16, 2014

Capel Rugs to Host Williamsburg Contest, Party at High Point Market

Colonial Williamsburg

TROY, N.C.-In celebration of its Williamsburg licensed line, Capel Rugs will host a Williamsburg getaway contest and ice cream party on Monday, Oct. 20, during High Point Market. Capel shows in Market Square, space 112. One winner will receive a two-night deluxe stay for two people at the Williamsburg Lodge in Williamsburg, Va., daily breakfastMore »

Last updated: October 16, 2014