Furniture

ART Tabs Andrulis as President; Lowack Steps Down

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CHARLOTTE, N.C.–ART, the creative home furnishings network and trade association, has appointed Susan Andrulis of Imax as its new president and Kellee Hollenback Hammond with Littman Brands and Sonneman – A Way of Light as the executive vice president of ART’s board of directors. The previous president of ART, Mindy Lowack of the Dallas MarketMore »

Last updated: September 24, 2014

Three New Pavilions Added at Market Square

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HIGH POINT, N.C.–A completely redesigned top floor of the Suites at Market Square that has three new pavilions debuts this fall at High Point Market. The new pavilions are Soft Goods; Modern Living; and Fashion, Accessories & Gift. The Soft Goods Pavilion features home textiles, linens, pillows, throws and top-of-bed, window treatments, table linens, napkins,More »

Last updated: September 24, 2014

Twin Star to Open Chinese Warehouse

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DELRAY BEACH, Fla.–Twin-Star International plans to open its first Far East warehouse to support its Sharetainer sales program, which allows retailers to mix their direct container shipments with a larger variety of Twin Star products, which range from electric heaters and fireplaces to wine coolers. The warehouse, based in Dalishan, Guandong Province, China, will beginMore »

Last updated: September 19, 2014

International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market Commits to Merchandise Mart

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CHICAGO–The International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market said it has renewed its contract with the Merchandise Mart to hold its trade show there for the next eight years. “We are enthusiastic about the synergy of renewing our partnership with the Merchandise Mart,” said Ward Usmar, ICFA chairman and senior vice president of TUUCI. “The entireMore »

Last updated: September 18, 2014

NAHFA to Launch Webinars

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ROSEVILLE, Calif.–The North American Home Furnishings Association (NAHFA) will launch a monthly webinar series Sept. 18. “NAHFA’s focus is on helping our members grow their businesses,” said NAHFA CEO Sharron Bradley. “Our monthly webinar program is a direct result of members telling us what they want and what they need. We’re excited about the initiativeMore »

Last updated: September 17, 2014

WithIt Announces 2014 Fall Raffle

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HIGH POINT, N.C.–WithIt, the Women’s Leadership Development Network, has announced its 2014 Fall Raffle with prizes including tickets to Super Bowl 2015. Other prizes include tickets to the Phoenix Open, tickets to next year’s Kentucky Derby and guaranteed tee times at St. Andrews golf course in Edinburgh, Scotland. Profits from the annual raffle will benefitMore »

Last updated: September 16, 2014

ARTS Awards Finalists for 2015 Announced

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DALLAS–Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, have released the finalists for the 26th annual ARTS Awards. To be presented on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, the ARTS Awards recognize excellence in manufacturers, retailers, designers and sales representatives worldwide in 27 categories, including a newMore »

Last updated: September 15, 2014