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Las Vegas Market: Day One Roundup

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LAS VEGAS-Las Vegas Market opened yesterday, with an array of introductions spanning all product categories. In addition, several companies kicked off the new year by debuting brands and categories. Among Feizy’s introductions were Nevis, a reversible rug design that features a handtufted, high/low solid-color pattern on one side with a jacquard woven two-color stripe patternMore »

Last updated: January 19, 2015

Annual ARTS Awards Winners Announced

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DALLAS–ART and Dallas Market Center, co-founder and producer of the ARTS Awards, today announced the winners of the 26th annual ARTS Awards during a gala event held on Friday evening (Jan. 16) at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas. The ARTS Awards is the premier international awards program for the home industry honoring designers, manufacturers,More »

Last updated: January 19, 2015

International Market Centers Buys Commerce & Design Building

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HIGH POINT, N.C.-International Market Centers announced that it has purchased the Commerce & Design (C&D) building here. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. “Our acquisition of the C&D building adds further depth and strength to our showroom footprint in High Point,” said Bob Maricich, CEO of International Market Centers. “The building has aMore »

Last updated: January 19, 2015

Atlanta Gift Market Posts Record Order Volume

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ATLANTA-Exhibitors at the just-completed Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market reported their highest volume of buying since 2007, according to a statement from AmericasMart, where the show took place. The statement described order writing as “fast and furious” in just about all the product categories. The heightened activity was “propelled by surging retailer optimismMore »

Last updated: January 16, 2015

Las Vegas Market Names Global Goodness Winners

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LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market announced that five home decor, furniture and gift firms—CleanBrands, Glory Haus, Phillips Collection, Samantha Davimes and Swahili Imports—have been selected as winners of the fourth semi-annual Global Goodness Awards, recognizing furniture, gift and home decor companies for environmentally friendly, sustainable and socially responsible activities. The Global Goodness Awards will be presentedMore »

Last updated: January 15, 2015

Feizy Rebrands Home Collection to Honor its Founder

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DALLAS-Feizy rebrands its current Home Collection to honor the legacy of its founder, John Feizy, who founded the company more than four decades ago. Now called john f. by Feizy, the trend-setting line includes powerloomed, handtufted, woven and handknotted constructions, and encompasses more than 500 designs in 82 collections. “We are looking forward to whatMore »

Last updated: January 15, 2015

Mohawk Purchases European Vinyl Company for $1.2B

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CALHOUN, Ga.-Mohawk Industries has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the IVC Group, a leading manufacturer of sheet vinyl, luxury vinyl tile (LVT) and laminate based in Belgium. Mohawk is acquiring IVC for approximately $1.2 billion through a combination of cash and equity. The purchase will expand Mohawk’s position as a leading global flooringMore »

Last updated: January 14, 2015