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Las Vegas Winners Announced

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LAS VEGAS–Eighteen people have received hotel and hospitality prizes in conjunction with Las Vegas Market, part of an inaugural “Block the Book” promotion sponsored by International Market Centers and Connections Housing last month. “Las Vegas Market continues to enhance market amenities and our ‘Book The Block’ campaign is proving to be an extremely fun andMore »

Last updated: August 4, 2014

Last Call for New Products for Textiles Market

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NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its coverage of the New York Home Fashions Market in September. Vendors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of products that they plan to highlight in their showrooms. The deadline for submissions is today, Aug. 4. Manufacturers of bedding, bath products and window treatments should submit their information toMore »

Last updated: August 4, 2014

Ron Insana to Keynote Las Vegas CEO Summit

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LAS VEGAS-CNBC analyst Ron Insana will be the keynote speaker at the Las Vegas Market CEO Summit next January, along with two other confirmed speakers. The forum will address businesses issues of importance to industry executives, including presentations on financial, operational and global subjects by some of the nation’s foremost visionary speakers. Steven Baker, viceMore »

Last updated: August 1, 2014

Mohawk Q2 Net Jumps 80.6 Percent

Mohawk Industries

CALHOUN, Ga.-Improvements in productivity and cost controls teamed with a tick-up in sales to boost Mohawk Industries’ second-quarter net income by 80.6 percent, to $152.8 million. Jeffrey Lorberbaum, Mohawk’s chairman and CEO, cited the gains in productivity, the slimming of costs and successful product launches for the company’s burgeoning bottom line in the quarter, whichMore »

Last updated: August 1, 2014

Surya Names Contest Winners

Surya Contest

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya has announced the winners of its #SpottedwithSurya Instagram contest, which ended July 15. The first place winner is Whitney Reed for Gum Wall in Seattle, Wash., who will receive $1,000 worth of Surya products. Second place winner Ingrid Brown for Amazon Jungle in Manaus, Brazil will receive $500 worth of Surya products. ThirdMore »

Last updated: July 31, 2014

RenWil Adds Product, People and New Showrooms

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LAS VEGAS—Montreal-based company RenWil added 450 new products to its lineup at Las Vegas Market this week, including about 75 items in its new rug category, which first launched in January. The company, which offers wall decor, mirrors and lighting, also added a new lifestyle group called Lost in Paradise, which has a tropical feel.More »

Last updated: August 28, 2014

ART Savings Offered in Vegas

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CHARLOTTE, N.C.–Fifteen exhibitors—including new vendors in Las Vegas, Go Home and Selamat—will participate in Accessories Resource Team’s ART card program at Las Vegas Market this week. Member retailers are able to take advantage of these promotions and services, listed below, when they show their ART card at the time of ordering. Couture Lamps (C-496A): 10More »

Last updated: July 29, 2014

Speakers Sought for High Point Market

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ROSEVILLE, Calif.–The North American Home Furnishings Association (NAHFA) is now accepting submissions for speakers in its Retailer Resource Center (RRC) at High Point Market in October. Seminars are scheduled Oct. 18-21. Popular seminar topics include digital/online and mobile strategies, social media, advertising and marketing, sales and sales training, retail operations and logistics, retail trends andMore »

Last updated: July 29, 2014