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ELK Group Acquires GuildMaster

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NESQUEHONING, Penn.–ELK Group Intl. has made another acquisition, purchasing furniture, lighting and accessory manufacturer GuildMaster. The move will strengthen ELK’s accent furniture category, the company said. Based in Springfield, Mo., GuildMaster is known for its handcrafted home furnishings, and emphasizes quality through handcarving, custom finishes and utilization of solid wood construction. GuildMaster also has aMore »

Last updated: October 14, 2014

ART Savings Offered in Vegas

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CHARLOTTE, N.C.–Fifteen exhibitors—including new vendors in Las Vegas, Go Home and Selamat—will participate in Accessories Resource Team’s ART card program at Las Vegas Market this week. Member retailers are able to take advantage of these promotions and services, listed below, when they show their ART card at the time of ordering. Couture Lamps (C-496A): 10More »

Last updated: July 29, 2014

Sixteen Exhibitors to Participate in ART Card Program in Atlanta

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CHARLOTTE, N.C.–Sixteen exhibitors—including a new vendor in Atlanta, Go Home—will participate in ART’s ART card program at the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market next month. Member retailers are able to take advantage of these promotions and services, listed below, when they show their ART card at the time of ordering. The following offersMore »

Last updated: June 24, 2014

GuildMaster Announces Leadership Change

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–GuildMaster announced today the resignation of Steve Crowder, CEO and president of the company. GuildMaster said it has retained Randy Eller of Eller Enterprises to work with the company as a consultant on a temporary basis. Eller’s first task will be to work with the management staff of GuildMaster to evaluate the company’s currentMore »

Last updated: June 10, 2014

GuildMaster Launches “Stories Made by Hand” Contest

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–GuildMaster has launched a contest calling for buyers to submit their favorite stories of how GuildMaster pieces have enhanced their lives for a chance to receive a $1,000 credit towards a future order. The contest will accept entries until Sunday, April 6. Buyers can enter by sharing their stories on the GuildMaster Facebook page,More »

Last updated: March 20, 2014

ART to Offer Incentives, Networking in Vegas

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LAS VEGAS–ART will again offer its ART Card program at the upcoming Las Vegas Market, offering exclusive market specials and promotions to retailers who are ART members. Seventeen vendors are taking part this market—including a new vendor, Couture Lamps, and a new location for GuildMaster. Retailers who want to participate must show their ART cardsMore »

Last updated: January 22, 2014

GuildMaster Unveils New Branding

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SPRINGFIELD, MO.–GuildMaster will unveil a new branding campaign and logo at the winter markets. The new logo will be featured at each of the GuildMaster showrooms, and will launch at the Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market, Jan. 7-14. This is the first phase of the campaign for 2014, featuring “Stories Made by Hand”More »

Last updated: January 6, 2014

GuildMaster Opens Springfield, Mo., Showroom

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–GuildMaster has opened a designer showroom here. It joins the company’s other showrooms in Dallas, High Point, N.C., Atlanta and Las Vegas. “We are delighted to have a showroom located in the heart of the Midwest,” said Margaret Powers, GuildMaster vice president of sales. “Designers in Kansas City and St. Louis will now haveMore »

Last updated: December 12, 2013