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Surya Lends Support to Project Mala


CALHOUN, Ga.-Surya has made a year-end donation on behalf of its customers to Project Mala. The international nonprofit organization offers education, nutrition and healthcare to children in remote villages in Northern India who would not otherwise have the opportunity to attend school. The funds­—which totaled $40,000­—will be used to provide the children of Surya weaversMore »

Last updated: December 31, 2014

Kaleen to Unveil Broadloom, Expanded Las Vegas Showroom

Five Seasons is one of Kaleen’s new indoor/outdoor collections.

ATLANTA—Kaleen will expand its one-year-old Las Vegas Market showroom to 6,000 square feet next month, to accommodate the company’s expanded product line. Originally 3,500 square feet, the showroom is located in Building C, C-407, at World Market Center. The company will also launch its broadloom category, which will include flatweaves (in both 13’2” and 16’4”More »

Last updated: December 30, 2014

Tickets Still Available for Party on Peachtree

Gift For Life

ATLANTA-Tickets are still available for the Party On Peachtree, the first-ever Gift for Life (GFL) and the Young Gift Executives (YGE) event during next week’s Atlanta Market, set for Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. The inaugural event is expected to pull in nearly 2,000 people. Hosted by AmericasMart and sponsor Poo-Pourri, the event will benefit GFLMore »

Last updated: December 30, 2014

Nourison to Kick Off 35th Anniversary with January Parties


NEW YORK—The year 2015 marks 35 years of business for rug resource Nourison, and the company will celebrate the milestone with two market parties next month. The first will be held during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, on Thursday, Jan. 8, starting at 5:30 p.m. Located in Nourison’s showroom 3F2 in AmericasMart’s Building 1,More »

Last updated: December 30, 2014

Momeni to Celebrate its 40th Anniversary Next Year


CARLSTADT, N.J.-Momeni Inc., a leading supplier for area rugs and designer broadloom, will celebrate its 40th year in business in 2015. Haji Momeni founded the company in 1975 in a small showroom in New York City, initially importing Persian and Oriental rugs for luxury showrooms nationwide. Now based here, the company has since expanded itsMore »

Last updated: December 30, 2014

Homespice Décor to Debut Two Modern Braided Lines in Atlanta

Homespice Décor’s Eden design in the Botanica collection

TUCKER, Ga.–At the Atlanta International Area Rug Market next month, Homespice Décor will debut two new rug collections, which were inspired by rug design trends in Italy, Australia and South Africa. At AmericasMart, the company exhibits in Building 2, #7-759A. Using traditional handcrafted methods and materials in an innovative construction style, the two collections interpretMore »

Last updated: December 30, 2014

Nourison Appoints Stephens and Cardoza as Account Executives

Carolyn Stephens

SADDLE BROOK, N.J.—Nourison has named Carolyn Stephens and Daniel Cardoza account executives for its Northwest region, both new positions at the company. Stephens is responsible for managing and developing business for northern Los Angeles and Arizona, while Cardoza now handles Washington, Oregon, Montana, Alaska, Idaho and the western part of Canada. Both report to OwenMore »

Last updated: December 29, 2014

NY Now Promises Global Flavor

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-The winter edition of NY Now will have a strong international flavor, according to show owner and organizer Emerald Expositions. More than 400 international companies and 55 countries will be represented at the show, which takes place Jan. 31-Feb. 4 in New York. “The extensive representation of companies from around the globe pointsMore »

Last updated: December 29, 2014