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Capel Rugs to Host Biltmore Party During High Point Market

Capel biltmore

TROY, N.C.–To celebrate the newest additions to the licensed Biltmore line, Capel Rugs is holding a wine and cheesecake party on Sunday, Oct. 19 from 2 to 5 p.m. in its High Point Market showroom, Market Square, space 112. The party will include three flavors of Biltmore cheesecake—vanilla bean, crème brûlée and Italian mascarpone—and aMore »

Last updated: October 14, 2014

Feizy to Highlight Reversible Rug Line in High Point

Feizy Cosmo

DALLAS–Feizy will feature its new reversible Cosmo rug collection at the upcoming High Point Market. The collection has a plush, bamboo viscose rug on one side and, on the other, a jacquard rug with a clean geometric design in complementary colors. “What makes this reversible so different is the use of the jacquard rug asMore »

Last updated: October 14, 2014

Loloi to Feature Weaving Demonstration at High Point Market

Loloi

DALLAS–To demonstrate how handhooked rugs are made, Loloi will have an on-site weaver and loom in its showroom during High Point Market, which begins this Saturday. The weaver, who is from China, will be on hand in Loloi’s showroom Saturday through Monday all day to show attendees how weaving a rug for a collection suchMore »

Last updated: October 14, 2014

Jaipur to Offer Vegetarian Lunches during Market

Jaipur

ATLANTA–During High Point Market, which starts this Saturday, Jaipur will be offering attendees catered lunch in its showroom (Showplace, 3300). Menu items will change daily and will include vegetable and cheese quesadillas, vegetable stuffed portabella mushrooms, roasted fall root vegetables and eggplant parm, while snacks will include vanilla creme puffs, banana pudding, tiramisu and brownies.More »

Last updated: October 14, 2014

Marvin Ellison to be J.C. Penney President/CEO

Marvin Ellison

PLANO, Texas–J.C. Penney has appointed Marvin Ellison, currently executive vice president of stores at Home Depot, as president and CEO-designee, effective Nov. 1. He will also join the Board of Directors at that time. Ellison will succeed Myron E. (Mike) Ullman, III, as CEO of J.C. Penney on Aug. 1, 2015. At that time, UllmanMore »

Last updated: October 13, 2014

Twin-Star International Purchases Bell’O International Corporation

Twin-Star International

DELRAY BEACH, Fla.-Twin-Star International has completed the purchase of Bell’O International Corporation, maker of audio-visual furniture and accessories. Included in the purchase is the Bell’O Digital brand, which produces consumer electronic accessories such as digital headphones, AV cables, TV mounting brackets and power surge protection devices. Under a licensed agreement with mattress powerhouse, Serta, Bell’OMore »

Last updated: October 13, 2014

Vietnamese Manufacturers to Show at High Point Market

Vietrade

HO CHI MINH CITY–Vietrade, the international trade development arm of the Vietnamese Government, has selected 11 manufacturers to exhibit at the upcoming High Point Market at the Pavilions on Main in the International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC), in spaces M328 and M336-339. High Point Market takes place Oct. 18-23. The showcase is intended to reachMore »

Last updated: October 13, 2014

NY Now to Offer Market Readiness Programs

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–The winter 2015 edition of NY Now will offer its exhibitors an expanded Market Readiness program featuring a series of nine free, pre-market on-demand webinars and free, at-market 15-minute business consultations.  The multi-part series, which is produced jointly by NY Now and Right Angle Strategies, will address booth display, tradeshow operations, marketing andMore »

Last updated: October 13, 2014