Lighting

Kelly Wearstler and Visual Comfort to Launch Lighting Collection

Wearstler

LOS ANGELES–Celebrated interior designer Kelly Wearstler, in partnership with Visual Comfort & Co., will debut a lighting collection during High Point Market in October. Visual Comfort shows in the C&D Building, 2G. Comprising eight collections, including chandeliers, pendants, flush mounts, wall sconces and table and floor lamps, the initial line uses such materials as ceramics,More »

Last updated: September 12, 2014

Deadline Approaching for High Point, Tabletop Submissions

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN’s editorial deadline for new product information and high-resolution images regarding products debuting at High Point Market and the Tabletop Show in October is Monday, Sept. 15. To be included, please send a brief product description, your company website and a hi-res image to us no later than that date. Images (preferably jpegs, butMore »

Last updated: September 12, 2014

Visual Comfort Inks Deal with Niermann Weeks

Visual Comfort & Co

HOUSTON–Visual Comfort & Co. has partnered with home furnishings designer Niermann Weeks for a licensed lighting line that will debut at next month’s High Point Market. Visual Comfort’s High Point showroom is located in the C&D Building, Suites 2G and 2J, and a cocktail reception to celebrate the new line will be held on Saturday,More »

Last updated: September 9, 2014

Surya to Unveil Outdoor Offerings at Casual Market

Surya Buddha

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya is set to introduce a significantly expanded outdoor product offering at the 2014 International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market, to be held Sept. 16-19 at The Merchandise Mart in Chicago. Featuring a range of coordinating accessories across multiple categories along with high-performance materials, the new offerings are designed to make it easy forMore »

Last updated: September 9, 2014

ELK Expands LED Focus with Alico Acquisition

ELK Group International

NESQUEHONING, Penn.–ELK Group International has finalized its purchase of certain assets of Toronto-based Alico Lighting, an acquisition that was made through ELK’s sister corporation, LED Lighting North America Inc. The purchase expands ELK’s LED portfolio, and Alico’s exclusive Zee-LED lighting systems will be a core focus for the combined entity, ELK said. Alico is knownMore »

Last updated: September 8, 2014

Dallas Market Center Releases Future Dates

Dallas Market Center

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center has released the dates for its Total Home & Gift Markets and International Lighting Markets through the year 2018. The market dates are consistent with its practice to follow the Atlanta market in January and lead the summer show cycle as the first market in June. “Dallas Market Center has a long-standingMore »

Last updated: September 4, 2014

HFN High Point, Tabletop Editorial Deadline Extended

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN has extended its editorial deadline for new product information and high-resolution images regarding products debuting at High Point Market and the Tabletop Show in October. It is now Monday, Sept. 15. To be included, please send a brief product description, your company website and a hi-res image to us no later than thatMore »

Last updated: September 3, 2014

Biarsky Named Generation Brands’ Regional Sales Manager

Gary Biarsky

SKOKIE, Ill.–Feiss, Monte Carlo Fans and Sea Gull Lighting—three brands under parent company Generation Brands—have appointed Gary Biarsky to the newly created position of central U.S. and western Canada regional sales manager. He reports to Greg Vandia, vice president of sales, Generation Brands and is based out of Dallas. In his new role, Biarsky isMore »

Last updated: August 26, 2014