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Amer to Showcase 70 Plus Designs

From Amer’s Kimaya collection

ATLANTA–At High Point Market next month, Amer Rugs will highlight more than 70 new designs and 10 new collections, as well as offer daily prize giveaways and lunch. The company shows in Showplace, suite #3415. Among Amer’s introductions are silverwashed styles, as well as ones that feature heavy abrash and textured solids. Collections include Kimaya,More »

Last updated: September 29, 2014

Barkley Named Head of Amer’s Sales Team

Joe Barkley

ATLANTA–Amer Rugs has named Joe Barkley as vice president of sales and marketing, overseeing Amer‘s sales and marketing and the expansion of Amer’s growth into additional markets. He reports to Tanuj Gupta, president of Amer. A veteran industry executive with more than 30 years of experience, Barkley was most recently a senior partner at ProvisionsMore »

Last updated: August 12, 2014

Las Vegas Market Opens Today

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LAS VEGAS-The Summer Las Vegas Market opens  today, with numerous new exhibitors exemplified by 50 scheduled ribbon-cutting ceremonies. The new exhibitors include well-known vendors such as Agio, Amer Rugs, Malouf, Décor-Rest, Andrea by Sadek and Moe’s Home Collection. The market is also presenting the largest number of temporary exhibitors in its history, showcasing nearly 500More »

Last updated: July 25, 2014

Chris Phillips Joins Amer Rugs

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ATLANTA–Amer Rugs has appointed Chris Phillips as its new Midwest regional sales director. Having joined the company May 5, Phillips is now responsible for Ohio, Northern Kentucky, West Virginia, Indiana, western Pennsylvania and Michigan for the company. Based in Ohio, Phillips reports to Tanuj Gupta, president. He succeeds Seth Joseph. A veteran sales manager andMore »

Last updated: May 21, 2014

Amer Rugs to Host Afghan Weavers Delegation Later This Month

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ATLANTA–Amer Rugs—along with its parent company, Saraswati Global, Ltd., one of the largest weaving syndicates in India—will host a delegation of 15 weaving companies from Afghanistan along with U.S. Department of Commerce representatives later this month. The visit is part of the Department of Commerce’s Afghanistan Investment and Reconstruction Task Force (AIRTF), and its mostMore »

Last updated: May 6, 2014

Amer Rugs to Open First Las Vegas Showroom

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ATLANTA–Amer Rugs will debut at Las Vegas Market this summer, with the unveiling of its first permanent showroom at the market. Located in Building B, suite 421, the 2,500-square-foot showroom is Amer’s third new showroom in 18 months. “Customer convenience was the primary reason we chose suite 421, being in an area with other existingMore »

Last updated: May 1, 2014

Looking Back at 2013

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Rug companies reflect on the year’s highlights By Andrea Lillo As 2013 comes to a close, it’s natural to reflect on what went well for the year—and what was a teachable moment. For the rug industry, companies felt more comfortable trying new things this year than they have in the past, as the economy slowlyMore »

Last updated: November 27, 2013