ANDERSON, S.C.–Orian Rugs will open a new 6,300 square-foot showroom in Building A, A-410, at World Market Center in January, in conjunction with celebrating its 35-year anniversary next year. The expansion coincides with a renovation of Orian’s 6,000 square-foot showroom in Atlanta’s AmericasMart, and the recent addition of 6,300 square feet in its High Point, … More »
ATLANTA–Rug manufacturers can now submit their best rug designs to be considered for AmericasMart’s 2014 America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards, to be held during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, featuring the National Oriental Rug Show, Jan. 8-11, 2014. The deadline for submissions is Dec. 27. The award categories include hand hooked/hand tufted, hand knotted, flatweave, … More »
ATLANTA–AmericasMart’s Atlanta Gourmet Market, which showcases gourmet foods and housewares lines for the upcoming holiday season, is scheduled to take place Sept. 17-19. The show will include the Best of Atlanta awards, which recognize top gourmet food products based on taste, overall appeal and packaging/presentation. The Best of Atlanta nominees are selected from AmericasMart’s comprehensive … More »
Atlanta’s AmericasMart provides a venue for housewares companies to showcase their wares this month to independent specialty stores and others from across the country. Here is a sampling of the newest tools, gadgets and other items that will be on display.
ATLANTA–AmericasMart said it will hold its Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market in 2014 on a Tuesday-to-Tuesday schedule, a change from a plan that was announced earlier this month and one that was based on feedback from buyers and exhibitors. The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market will be held for eight days … More »
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Safavieh is launching a program of cross-category cowhide rugs, accent furniture, decorative pillows and lamps at the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, which begins today and runs through July 14 at AmericasMart, concurrent with the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market. Targeting growing demand from designer showrooms to big box stores, the … More »
ATLANTA–Starting in January 2014, the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market will operate with a new Tuesday-to-Monday market schedule. The market temporaries will open one day earlier—on Thursday—and will close on Monday with the market. The day sequences for The Atlanta International Area Rug Market are also affected. The markets will take place Wednesday … More »
ATLANTA, Ga.–Jaipur is offering free shipping this Atlanta International Area Rug Market for attendees who purchase $1,000 or more of full-priced items. Buyers can visit go.jaipurrugs.com/freeshipping to pre-register for offer access. With a newly remodeled showroom in AmericasMart’s Building 1, 3-C-15, Jaipur will also have cocktail gatherings every evening of market from 4-6 p.m. with … More »