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‘The Good Wife’ Set Designer to Launch Imax Line

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TULSA, Okla.—Beth Kushnick, the set decorator and designer of such shows as CBS’s “The Good Wife,” has inked a licensing agreement with Imax Corp. Called the BAK Home collection, it will feature timeless and versatile home accessories, lighting and accent furniture and debut at next month’s markets. With BAK Home, Kushnick offers Imax customers aMore »

Last updated: December 15, 2014

Retail Scorecard: Small Appliances

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NEW YORK-Macy’s has a huge number of deals this week. It is offering the KitchenAid Artisan 5-Quart Stand Mixer and the KitchenAid Architect 5-Quart Stand Mixer each for $349.99; both qualify for an unspecified rebate. The Keurig 2.0 K350 Brewer is available for $149.99, and the Keurig K45 Single Serve Brewer is being sold forMore »

Last updated: December 15, 2014

Jackson Furniture to Debut Vegas Showroom

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LAS VEGAS-Jackson Furniture Industries will debut a 15,254 square-foot showroom on the 8th floor of Building B (B-800) at Las Vegas Market next month. Founded in 1933, Jackson Furniture Industries’ portfolio includes sofas, recliners, sectionals, camouflage furniture, lift chairs, accent chairs, tables and rugs. “Looking at the steady progression of resources being added on aMore »

Last updated: December 15, 2014

Carolyn Kinder to Receive WithIt Legacy Award

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HIGH POINT, N.C.—Carolyn Kinder, the designer and founder and CEO of Carolyn Kinder, will receive the Legacy Award from WithIt, the women’s leadership development network for the home furnishings industry, during the 2015 WOW Awards dinner and ceremony. The annual awards recognize business leaders nominated by their peers who have contributed to the success ofMore »

Last updated: December 15, 2014

Home and Garden Trading Company a ‘Rising Star’

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DALLAS–An emerging resource for home furnishings and interior design, Home and Garden Trading Company of McKinney, Texas, will receive the Rising Star Award at the 26th annual ARTS Awards next month. The Rising Star Award recognizes innovation and modern excellence demonstrated by a home industry company that has been in business less than three years,More »

Last updated: December 12, 2014

NY Now Jury Selects New Artisans, Designers for Winter Show

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-A new set of artisans and designers has been accepted into two juried sections—Accent on Design and Handmade Designer Maker—for the winter edition of NY Now next month. From 138 applicants for the winter 2015 edition of Accent on Design, 24 were recommended by the Accent on Design Selection Committee for participation. AndMore »

Last updated: December 12, 2014

Nostalgia Home to Offer Downton Abbey Bedding

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NEW YORK-Nostalgia Home Fashions will produce and market a collection of bedding branded as Downton Abbey, based on the PBS/Masterpiece television series, according to a statement from Knockout Licensing, which serves as the series’ licensing agency. The collection will include comforters, comforter sets, duvet covers, duvet cover sets, quilts, quilt sets, bedskirts, pillow shams, coordinatingMore »

Last updated: December 12, 2014

NPD: More Holiday Shopping Taking Place Online

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PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.-Much of the shopping for holiday gifts during this season will occur on online retail portals, according to a survey by CivicScience whose results were released by The NPD Group. The study found that 27 percent of U.S. consumers plan to do as much of their holiday shopping as possible online this year.More »

Last updated: December 12, 2014