Tag Archives: Bob Maricich

High Point Market Opens Today

High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The fall edition of High Point Market opens today. A bevy of introductions in furniture, lighting, rugs and other furnishings will be unveiled to the industry over the next few days. For a look at furniture, lighting and home decor introductions click here; for new rug designs, click here. Other product trends andMore »

Last updated: October 20, 2014

High Point Market Rolls Out the Red Carpet for Fashion Panel

High Point Market

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Are the fashion and home decor industries colliding? That’s the subject of a panel discussion between fashion and home industry trendsetters at the upcoming High Point Market. Panelists will discuss the common threads that bind the fashion and furnishings worlds and look toward the future for both industries. The panel will include KellyMore »

Last updated: October 9, 2014

Las Vegas Market Announces Best Booth Winners

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market announced that six furniture, gift and home decor firms—The B. S. Trading Rug, Caitlin Wilson Textiles, dar Living, Hester & Cook, Millefiori Milano and Torre & Tagus—received “Best Booth” awards at the recently concluded Summer Market, which ran July 27-31. “Las Vegas Market commends the exemplary efforts of these six innovativeMore »

Last updated: August 18, 2014

IMC: Las Vegas Market Garners Rave Reviews

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market announced that the just-concluded Summer Market was a success for both buyers and suppliers. According to Bob Maricich, CEO, International Market Centers, the strong positive reactions to Summer Market from participants are a direct result of the phased growth and enhancement of Las Vegas Market over the past two years. “JustMore »

Last updated: August 8, 2014

HFend | A Century of Safavieh | May 2014

Safavieh

Safavieh kicked off its centennial anniversary this year with a celebratory party at High Point Market. Almost 300 people attended the event, including designers Thom Filicia, Thomas O’Brien, Jamie Drake, Alexa Hampton and Libby Langdon and co-sponsor International Market Centers’ Bob Maricich and Tom Mitchell. Today, the business is run by the five Yaraghi brothers.More »

Last updated: April 25, 2014

Blog: Early Spring in High Point

AF Lighting Candice Olson

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Cool, rainy weather did not damper yesterday’s High Point Market as showrooms were busy and introductions and events were plentiful. AF Lighting debuted Candice Olson Loft, a line that offers Olson’s designs at a lower price point than the company’s signature line with the designer. The new line “still has her point ofMore »

Last updated: April 8, 2014

Blog: Color, Natural Materials Headline High Point Market

Bob Mackie Kas

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Now in its fourth day, High Point Market continues to see several themes within the area rug category. Introductions using metallics or shine were seen, as well as ones incorporating natural or recycled materials or handcrafted looks. Color remains a strong focus, and many introductions have vibrant hues. Orian’s Overdyed line included severalMore »

Last updated: April 8, 2014

IMC: Winter 2014 Las Vegas Market Shatters Previous Records

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Last week’s winter Las Vegas Market hosted its biggest and best attended market in its nine-year history, according to show owners International Market Centers. IMC said the show experienced record-breaking gains in both attendance—with 21 percent more buyers—and buying opportunities, with 850,000 more square feet of resources than last winter. “Las Vegas Market isMore »

Last updated: February 4, 2014