Tag Archives: Atlanta International Area Rug Market

AmericasMart Now Accepting AMCA Applications

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ATLANTA–AmericasMart is now accepting submissions for the 2015 America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards, which will take place during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market. The deadline for online submissions is Thursday, Dec. 25. The actual rugs must be delivered to AmericasMart by Monday, Dec. 29. The categories are: handhooked/handtufted, handknotted/flatweave, machine made, outdoor and licensee. ApplicationsMore »

Last updated: November 18, 2014

Atlanta Markets to Offer Lead Retrieval Devices

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ATLANTA–AmericasMart Atlanta has enhanced its market technology services to include new lead retrieval devices, allowing its permanent and temporary exhibitors the ability to track and optimize their at-market buyer traffic. Powered by Expo Logic, the lead retrieval devices will offer quick badge scanning, easy lead qualifying and note taking and organized follow up, and willMore »

Last updated: November 18, 2014

HFN Deadline for Winter Markets is Nov. 21

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NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, Jan. 6-13, the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Jan. 7-10, the Dallas International Lighting Market, Jan. 14-18, which is during Dallas Total & Gift Market, Jan. 14-20, and the Las Vegas Market, Jan. 18-22. The Atlanta markets and DallasMore »

Last updated: November 13, 2014

HFN Deadline for Winter Markets is Nov. 21

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NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, Jan. 6-13, the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Jan. 7-10, the Dallas International Lighting Market, Jan. 14-18, which is during Dallas Total & Gift Market, Jan. 14-20, and the Las Vegas Market, Jan. 18-22. The Atlanta markets and DallasMore »

Last updated: November 6, 2014

Josie Natori to Launch Rug Line with Kalaty

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HICKSVILLE, N.Y.–Fashion designer Josie Natori has signed an agreement with Kalaty Rug Corp. to produce a licensed area rug line, which will debut in January at the Atlanta International Area Rug Market and the Las Vegas Market. The initial launch will include around 20 designs in two collections, each which will showcase Natori’s high-fashion philosophyMore »

Last updated: October 10, 2014

ELK Group to Debut Expanded Atlanta Showroom

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ATLANTA–ELK Group Intl. will debut its new 10,000 square foot showroom at AmericasMart Atlanta this January. The space will showcase ELK’s family of home decor, home accents, furniture and lighting lines—under the new brand Dimond Home, which includes Dimond Lighting, Lazy Susan and Sterling—together for the first time. Located on Floor 6 of Building 1,More »

Last updated: October 8, 2014

Blog: Worldly, Distressed Looks Proliferate in Atlanta

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ATLANTA–In Atlanta, plenty of new rug designs are distressed—a positive attribute in the rug category—as consumers love the worn, zero-pile look. Worldly influences such as tribal and plaids are also popular looks at the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, which ends tomorrow. Dynamic Rugs incorporated both a distressed and a tribal look in a newMore »

Last updated: July 11, 2014

Atlanta Gift Market Opens Today

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ATLANTA–The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market opens today, with the Atlanta International Area Rug Market opening tomorrow. Among the market changes is the debut of the new Market Club on Floor 6 in Building 1. Buying companies that attend five markets over a five-year period are extended membership in the lounge, where theyMore »

Last updated: July 8, 2014