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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

Feizy Restructures Sales Team, Cameron Feizy Assumes Sales Leadership

Feizy Rugs

DALLAS –Feizy Rugs has realigned its sales structure, with Cameron Feizy, senior vice president, assuming responsibility for the direct oversight of its sales team. This includes regional sales managers and territory managers and their development of new accounts and maintenance of existing accounts. Feizy joined the company full time in 2000, and has served inMore »

Last updated: December 24, 2014

Presenters Lined Up for ARTS Awards

ARTS Awards 2015

DALLAS-Presenters have been selected for the 26th annual ARTS awards to be held here next month, and they represent a wide range of the home furnishings industry. Charles Kennedy, a retired sales representative who founded the Kennedy Group, and Lisa Robison, an interior designer and founder of the non-profit Dwell with Dignity, will present theMore »

Last updated: December 23, 2014

Grund to Launch Bath and Area Rugs in U.S. Market

A Mandala design from Grund America

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Czech Republic rug company Grund is debuting its bath and rug line this year, officially launching its line to the U.S. market at the International Home + Housewares Show in March. It will also exhibit this month at Heimtexil in Frankfurt, showing in Hall 11.0, stand A69. Grund’s existing bath line, which targets theMore »

Last updated: December 23, 2014

Feizy Gives $25,000 to the Global Fund for Children

Feizy Rugs

DALLAS–Feizy Rugs has expanded its commitment to The Global Fund for Children (GFC) with a $25,000 donation. GFC supports marginalized children around the world by improving access to education and healthcare and has impacted the lives of more than 9 million children worldwide. “We are fortunate this holiday season to be celebrating what has beenMore »

Last updated: December 23, 2014

Amer Debuts Afghan Collection, Catalog


ATLANTA—At the upcoming Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Amer will debut it first collection from Afghanistan, a handknotted collection called Argentum. The company will also premiere a midterm catalog, which will feature a dozen new collections for almost 100 new designs. Amer exhibits in 5-D-2, in Building 1. “With the rate at which our lineMore »

Last updated: December 23, 2014