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Organizers: Summer NY Now Strong for Exhibitors

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Thanks to increased order writing among attendees, the summer edition of NY Now, which took place from Aug. 16-20, “was one of the strongest editions … in recent memory,” according to a statement from the trade show. Christian Falkenberg, the show’s director and senior vice president, said, “Anecdotally, many exhibitors reported that theMore »

Last updated: August 28, 2014

Nourison Inks Licensing Deal for Peanuts Line

Nourison Peanuts

SADDLE BROOK, N.J.–Nourison has signed a licensing agreement with Iconix for a line of Peanuts accent and area rugs, bringing the beloved, iconic characters of the comic strip to the floor. The new line will debut at the New York Home Fashions Market next month. With more than 100 designs, featuring iconic Peanuts scenes andMore »

Last updated: August 28, 2014

High Point Market Preview Twitter Chat Set for Sept. 17

High Point Market

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The High Point Market Authority (@hpmarketnews) and collaborative community Decor Mentor (@decormentor) are once again co-hosting a Twitter Chat on new products for the upcoming Fall market. The Chat is scheduled for Sept. 17, 6 p.m. The Fall High Point Market takes place on Oct. 18-23. High Point Market exhibitors are invited toMore »

Last updated: August 27, 2014

Harounian Rugs International returns to High Point

HRI Harounian Rugs International

NEW YORK–Harounian Rugs Intl. is returning to High Point Market after a four-year absence. It will debut its new showroom in the International Home Furnishings Center’s Green wing, G365. To celebrate, it will offer market specials, including free shipping promotions and sample discounts. “Last year we expanded our Las Vegas showroom and now with thisMore »

Last updated: September 2, 2014

WithIt Calls for WOW Nominees

WithIt WOW Awards

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Women in the Home Industries Today (WithIt) is requesting nominations for its annual WOW Awards, to be presented during the Las Vegas Market on Jan. 18, 2015. WithIt, a women’s leadership development network, invites retailers, manufacturers, suppliers and other industry professionals to nominate deserving individuals and businesses in the home and furnishings industry.More »

Last updated: August 26, 2014

Home Companies Hit Inc. Magazine’s 500|5000 List

Melissa Kieling

NEW YORK–Inc. Magazine released its 500|5000 list for 2014, which ranks the nation’s fastest-growing private companies annually. This year’s list included first-timers such as PackIt, which hit the list at #28, as well as Surya, which has been named to the list four years in a row. Other home furnishings companies on the 2014 listMore »

Last updated: August 22, 2014