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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

NY Now Prepares New York-Centric Events

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–The winter of NY Now will host three Only in New York events, including  a Night on Broadway, Gift for Life’s annual industry fundraiser, and discounted museum admission during Market Week. “NY Now capitalizes on its location to deliver unparalleled after-hours opportunities to market attendees,” said Randi Mohr, NY Now co-director and viceMore »

Last updated: October 31, 2014

AmericasMart Enhances January Markets

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ATLANTA–This January, the AmericasMart campus will have an enhanced experience for attendees, including a new Designer Workspace, a new Floor 6 bridge between buildings 1 and 2, and a new cafe in Building 2. These enhancements, along with strategic expansions in key product categories, will be seen at the Atlanta International Gift and Home FurnishingsMore »

Last updated: October 30, 2014

NY Now Registration Opens

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Registration for the winter edition of NY Now is now open. The show will take place at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center from Jan. 31-Feb. 4. Qualified members of the trade can register online, at nynow.com, at no cost, according to Emerald Expositions, which owns and manages the show. The show isMore »

Last updated: October 30, 2014

26th Annual ARTS Awards Judges Announced

ARTS Awards 2015

DALLAS–The six judges for January’s 26th annual ARTS Awards have been announced by ART and Dallas Market Center, co-founder and producer of the ARTS Awards: Patti Carpenter, Michael Di Paulo, Ann Fox, Snoa Garrigan, Moira Gavin and Susan Inglis. Carpenter is the award-winning creative director for Carpenter + Company and has extensive experience in productMore »

Last updated: October 28, 2014