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55 Downing Street Launches Catalog

55 Downing Street

CHATSWORTH, Calif.–55 Downing Street—the home furnishings e-commerce site from Lamps Plus—has debuted its first catalog, allowing both existing and potential consumers a print version of its offerings. This catalog was the next step in the marketing plan for 55 Downing Street, Dennis Swanson, CEO, told HFN. “Though the catalog was designed to reach a broaderMore »

Last updated: October 9, 2014

NAHFA Announces High Point Market Seminars

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ROSEVILLE, Calif.–The North American Home Furnishings Association (NAHFA) has announced its schedule for the 2014 High Point Fall Market Seminars, Oct. 18-21. The NAHFA educational seminars, which are free to market attendees, are held in the Retailer Resource Center (RRC), 222 S. Main Street, Plaza Suites, first floor. “Our Retailer Resource Center is a greatMore »

Last updated: October 9, 2014

ART Card Program Adds Two High Point Vendors

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CHARLOTTE, N.C.–Bliss Studio and Feizy Rugs have been added to the ART Card program from ART, the creative home furnishings network, for the upcoming High Point Market. A total of 21 vendors will now be offering special deals and services to participating retail members of ART. A new vendor for the program, Bliss Studio (SuitesMore »

Last updated: October 9, 2014

ELK Group to Debut Expanded Atlanta Showroom

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ATLANTA–ELK Group Intl. will debut its new 10,000 square foot showroom at AmericasMart Atlanta this January. The space will showcase ELK’s family of home decor, home accents, furniture and lighting lines—under the new brand Dimond Home, which includes Dimond Lighting, Lazy Susan and Sterling—together for the first time. Located on Floor 6 of Building 1,More »

Last updated: October 8, 2014

Laura Zindel Design to Open Dallas Showroom

Laura Zindel Design

DALLAS-Laura Zindel Design will open its first permanent showroom in the country at Dallas Market Center, debuting during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market in January. Laura Zindel Design, the collaboration of Laura Zindel and her husband, Thorsten Lauterbach, encompasses ceramic gifts, tabletop and housewares, made in the company’s Brattleboro, Vt. studio. “The additionMore »

Last updated: October 8, 2014

New Exhibitors Join LA Mart

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LOS ANGELES-The LA Mart’s Gift & Home Market in January will welcome new showrooms and amenities. Among the newcomers are The Grommet, offering gifts and products by makers;  Kiss That Frog, a supplier of French home décor; Be Home, producer of handmade, ecologically friendly lifestyle products; Aga John, supplier of furnishings and floor textiles; NobleMore »

Last updated: October 8, 2014

Twenty-One Vendors to Offer ART Members Market Deals

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CHARLOTTE, N.C.–Twenty-one vendor members of ART, the creative home furnishings network, are participating in the organization’s ART card program during the upcoming High Point Market. Member retailers are eligible for the market discounts and services below when they present their ART cards while placing an order during the show. Retail membership costs $250 a yearMore »

Last updated: October 8, 2014

Creative Co-Op Acquires European Home Lifestyle Co.

Creative Co-Op

MEMPHIS, Tenn.–Creative Co-Op has acquired Bloomingville, a Danish company that designs and distributes home lifestyle products. Bloomingville markets its products under the Bloomingville and Day Birger et Mikkelsen Home brands, which are sold in independent retail stores and department stores in Europe. As part of the transaction, Simon and Betina Stampe, previous owners of Bloomingville,More »

Last updated: October 6, 2014