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New Advisory Panel for Gourmet Catalog

Gourmet Catalog

DALLAS-Gourmet Catalog & Buying Group has a new advisory panel for 2015. The advisory panel members are liaisons for Gourmet Catalog, assisting in continuing its growth and strength in the housewares industry. Members include: Jennifer Baron, A Cook’s Companion, Brooklyn, N.Y. Mary Moore and Gregg Smith, The Cook’s Warehouse, Atlanta, Ga. Chris Wiedemer, Cooks World,More »

Last updated: December 16, 2014

Joss & Main Teams With Disney for Into the Woods Collection

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BOSTON–Disney’s “Into the Woods” is Joss & Main’s latest inspiration for a curated collection of furniture and decor for the home. An exclusive pre-sale will debut on Dec. 18. The entire collection will launch on Dec. 25. Joss & Main’s exclusive collection encompasses a wide range of furniture and decor, from velvet club chairs andMore »

Last updated: December 16, 2014

Mary Jurek Design to Launch Las Vegas Showroom

The Santa Fe collection

TORRANCE, Calif.-Mary Jurek Design will launch a showroom at Las Vegas Market next month, located at C156. Founded in 1998, Mary Jurek Design is known for luxury stainless steel tableware, such as the Santa Fe collection. “Our specialty tabletop category is growing and with the addition of designers like Mary Jurek, the Winter 2015 showMore »

Last updated: December 16, 2014

Abbyson Living to Expand at Las Vegas Market

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LOS ANGELES–Abbyson Living said it will introduce 25 outdoor designs, 30 Monica Pedersen designs, 100 lamps and accessories, and 75 living room sets, accent chairs and upholstery leathers in fresh colors at Las Vegas Market, scheduled for Jan. 18-22. The company added that it is currently recruiting for customer service, marketing and account management positions.More »

Last updated: December 16, 2014

Newell Rubbermaid Closes Baby Jogger Deal

Newell Rubbermaid

ATLANTA-Newell Rubbermaid has completed its acquisition of Baby Jogger Holdings from private equity firm Riverside Co. The purchase price was $210 million. Baby Jogger designs and markets infant and juvenile products focusing on activity strollers and related accessories. A Newell Rubbermaid statement said Baby Jogger is expected to bring in about $90 million in netMore »

Last updated: December 16, 2014

Packed Schedule for Next Month’s Atlanta Market at AmericasMart

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ATLANTA–A full schedule of events is on tap at the Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market and the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, with presentations from such industry experts, television stars and authors as David Tutera, Jamie Durie, Paula Deen, Chef Jeff Mauro and Pantone’s Laurie Pressman, as well as rug-focused programming presented inMore »

Last updated: December 17, 2014

The Rug Company Debuts Rodarte Line

Rodarte’s new Ivy Trellis design

NEW YORK—Fashion brand Rodarte is the newest design collaboration with The Rug Company, which has released four designs from the Los Angeles design team of Kate and Laura Mulleavy. Rodarte is known for its conceptual and ethereal fashion collections, and its four rugs are expressions of the designers’ interest in exploring other art forms, TheMore »

Last updated: December 16, 2014

Knots Rugs Debuts Persian Knot Rugs

Knots Rugs’ new Skull Rug

NEW YORK—To debut at Domotex and Maison & Objet next month in Europe, the 17th Century Modern rug collection from Knots Rugs consists of four Persian rugs produced in Jaipur, India, — and are the first from the company to be made in a Persian knot. The designs are inspired by the Antique Moghul, HerezMore »

Last updated: December 16, 2014