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The Rug Company, Diane von Furstenberg Celebrate More Than 10 Years Together

The Rug Company’s Python Glory

NEW YORK-The Rug Company and renown designer Diane von Furstenberg will celebrate their collaboration of more than ten years with an event tonight at The Rug Company’s location here, where they will debut von Furstenberg’s newest designs for the company: three interpretations of the designer’s iconic animal prints. Handknotted in Nepal using Tibetan wool yarns,More »

Last updated: November 11, 2014

NY Now Sets Seminar Schedule

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-NY Now has established its schedule of seminars and events for the winter show, slated for Jan. 31-Feb. 4 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. The schedule will encompass four seminar “tracks”—Handmade, Home, Lifestyle and New! Ideas—designed to complement the show’s four collections. Nearly 40 sessions will takeMore »

Last updated: November 7, 2014

Surya to Unveil New Hospitality Lighting, Rugs at Boutique Design New York

Surya’s new hospitality lamps

CALHOUN, Ga.—At the upcoming Boutique Design New York, Surya will debut a line of hospitality lighting along with a collection of eco-friendly rugs. Surya will show in booth 848 at BDNY, which takes place from Nov. 9-10 in New York. The company’s introductions include contemporary guest room lamps available in a range of rich finishesMore »

Last updated: November 6, 2014

Capel Rugs Awards Prizes for High Point Contests

Capel Rugs

TROY, N.C.-Capel Rugs held three separate contests during the recent High Point Market, which included two for two of its licensed lines, Williamsburg and Biltmore. The third was a Selfie contest, where attendees had to posted “selfie” photos of themselves along with their favorite new Capel rug on Instagram. The winner of the Williamsburg getawayMore »

Last updated: November 6, 2014

Las Vegas Market Sees Continued Growth in Furniture

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LAS VEGAS-International Market Centers said its Las Vegas Market continues to see sustained growth throughout the furniture category with 20 renewals, four expansions and 11 new tenants. The additions in furniture impact roughly 220,000 square feet of showroom space. The Las Vegas Winter Market runs from Sunday, Jan. 18 through Thursday, Jan. 22. “We areMore »

Last updated: November 5, 2014

New Board for High Point Market Authority

High Point Market

HIGH POINT, N.C.-The High Point Market Authority has approved a new slate of board members, effective Nov. 1, for a two-year term. The new members are Bruce Cohenour, senior vice president, Bassett Furniture Industries; Abe Elmore, founder, Elmore Furniture; Rod Lambeth, CEO, Tomlinson/Erwin-Lambeth Furniture; Julie Messner, vice president of leasing, International Market Centers; William “Dudley”More »

Last updated: November 5, 2014

Progressive Business Media Acquires HFN and Related Print and Digital Properties

HFN

NEW YORK – HFN the most prestigious and longest-running business magazine for the home furnishings and housewares industry has been purchased by Progressive Business Media. The brand joins the PBM portfolio of business media properties specializing in the home industry, including Furniture/Today, Home & Textiles Today, Casual Living, Home Accents Today, and Gifts & DecorativeMore »

Last updated: November 6, 2014

Mohawk Q3 Net Up 27 Percent

Mohawk Industries

CALHOUN, Ga.-Cost-cutting initiatives enabled Mohawk Industries to pump up net income by 27 percent in its fiscal third quarter, to $151.3 million. As Jeff Lorberbaum, chairman and CEO, explained in a conference call on Friday to financial analysts, Mohawk worked to improve productivity and contain costs throughout the quarter, which ended on Sept. 27. SomeMore »

Last updated: November 3, 2014