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Surya Launches Instagram Contest

Surya

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya has launched a contest on Instagram, where designers and retailers can post a photo of themselves with a Surya tote bag in an interesting or unusual location for a chance to win Surya products. Surya hands out thousands of colorful jute tote bags at various markets and events every year and wants toMore »

Last updated: May 29, 2014

ELK Group Appoints Yeganhe to Western Division Sales Manager

ELK Group International

NESQUEHONING, Pa.–Sarah Yeganhe has been named to the position of western division sales manager for ELK Group. Yeganhe originally joined ELK Group during the company’s most recent acquisition of Lazy Susan USA in November 2013, where she had previously served as national sales manager. She will maintain her office in the company’s Los Angeles location.More »

Last updated: May 22, 2014

ICFF Brings Delight and Design to New York

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NEW YORK–The International Contemporary Furniture Fair showed the fun and the functional this week, featuring products for all types of spaces and surfaces. It ends today. Area rugs companies were an important part of the ICFF mix. Surya debuted as an exhibitor and showed a selection of its product categories, including handknotted and hide-on-hair rugs,More »

Last updated: May 20, 2014

ELK Group Names Tremblay Southern Division Sales Manager

ELK Group International

NESQUEHONING, Pa.–David Tremblay has been named Southern division sales manager at ELK Group International. He will remain based in Atlanta and reports to James Ashley, ELK’s senior vice president of sales and marketing. The appointment is part of ELK Group’s continuing expansion of its sales management team, and Tremblay is tasked with managing the company’sMore »

Last updated: May 14, 2014

Crystorama Ready to Launch Libby Langdon Collection

Libby Langdon

WESTBURY, N.Y.–Next month, Crystorama will unveil its new licensed line with noted interior designer, author and television personality Libby Langdon, her first lighting line. The initial launch at the Dallas International Lighting Market will include three collections: Jennings, Sylvan and Masefield. Jennings features a timeless polished nickel pattern with a graphic feel, and is aMore »

Last updated: May 13, 2014

Safavieh to Roll Out Asian-Inspired Lamps in Las Vegas

Safavieh’s Serenity Buddha lamp

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–At Las Vegas Market this summer, Safavieh will expand its lighting line with a new collection of Asian-inspired table lamps. The 20 designs range from classic urn and temple jars in handpainted chinoiserie designs to modern interpretations of Foo dogs and Buddha sculptures in ceramic and metal. The new line includes patterns modeledMore »

Last updated: May 12, 2014

ELK to Open New York Design Office/Showroom

ELK Group International

NEW YORK–ELK plans to open a 3,500 square foot office and showroom space in Midtown this summer, where its design team will be based. Located on 32nd Street, near the Empire State Building, the company-owned location is at “the heart of design,” said Brad Smith, CEO, ELK Group International. The designers “will be able toMore »

Last updated: May 9, 2014