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Looking Back at 2013

Kas Rugs

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

Ralph Lauren Home, Safavieh to Launch Outdoor Rugs

Safavieh Ralph Lauren Outdoor Rug

PORT WASHINGTON, NY–Ralph Lauren Home will enter the outdoor rug category with a new collection from Safavieh that will preview during High Point Market, which begins Saturday. The initial collection will consist of 10 new SKUs using a kilim flatweave technique.  It will be available at retail next spring, with an expanded collection scheduled forMore »

Last updated: October 14, 2013

Safavieh Relocates New York City Wholesale Showroom

Safavieh New York flagship

NEW YORK–Safavieh has relocated its New York City wholesale showroom to 902 Broadway at 20th St., which is also the company’s flagship retail location. Previously, the wholesale division was located at 153 Madison Avenue, where it had been since the company was founded in the U.S. 35 years ago. The wholesale division will now beMore »

Last updated: August 13, 2013

Safavieh to Unveil 23 New Shag Collections in Las Vegas

Safavieh

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Safavieh will double its shag offerings next week at Las Vegas Market with the launch of a major shag rug merchandising program. Consisting of 23 collections, the new program addresses multiple retail channels. Twelve shag collections are completely new and another 11 have been expanded with new colorways and patterns. The company showsMore »

Last updated: July 25, 2013

A Century of Safavieh

Safavieh

A family rug business evolves into a high-tech resource for the home By Andrea Lillo While its history goes back a hundred years, Safavieh is a company for today, having evolved into a high-tech home furnishings company with a focus on logistics, product and serving the consumer, designer and retailer. With its line of 40,000More »

Last updated: July 24, 2013