The off-price retailer continues to expand its brand By Andrea Lillo Don’t let the name fool you. While The Dump may focus on keeping prices low, its offerings include limited-edition and exclusive items including $12,000 rugs and $8,000 mattresses. “We feel that luxury shouldn’t be for the privileged few,” said Rob Pcholinski, regional manager, Atlanta/Chicago/Tempe. … More »
HIGH POINT, N.C.–Registration for the Fall 2014 High Point Market is now open for buyers, international buyers, exhibitors, trade/industry, press and students. The Fall High Point Market will be held on Saturday, Oct. 18, through Thursday, Oct. 23. Online registration is available at highpointmarket.org or by phone at 336-869-1000.
HIGH POINT, N.C.-Heritage Home Group will relocate each of its brands to all-new, distinct showrooms that occupy the third and fourth floors of Market Square here. The company is also re-configuring its previously occupied space in the IHFC for its Thomasville, Broyhill and Lane brands, according to International Market Centers, which owns Market Square and … More »
AMHERST, Mass.–As of July 1, Taylor van der Mandele will be the new owner and president of AMS Imports, a transition that has been underway for a year. After 34 years at AMS Imports, founder Anne Schewe is retiring and will remain as a consultant to AMS. Van der Mandele joined the company last year … More »
HIGH POINT, N.C.-Four new students have been selected to receive the Celia Moh Scholarship, granted to students bound for a career in home furnishings, for the 2014-2015 academic year. This year’s recipients are Emily Hardin, a senior interior design student at Mississippi State University; Samuel Patterson, a junior in the industrial design program at North … More »
ATLANTA–Amer Rugs will debut at Las Vegas Market this summer, with the unveiling of its first permanent showroom at the market. Located in Building B, suite 421, the 2,500-square-foot showroom is Amer’s third new showroom in 18 months. “Customer convenience was the primary reason we chose suite 421, being in an area with other existing … More »
MARTINSVILLE, Va.-Startup costs for two new businesses cut into Hooker Furniture’s bottom line for both the fourth quarter and the fiscal year. Fourth-quarter net income fell 45.9 percent to $2 million, bringing total net income for the fiscal year ending on Feb. 2 to $7.9 million, down 8.1 percent from the prior fiscal year. The … More »
CALHOUN, Ga.–During the recent High Point Market, Surya released its spring 2014 catalog, which showcases 7,000 products across multiple home accessories categories, including newly launched lighting and mirror categories. The 752-page catalog features easy-to-navigate pages, more extensive product photography—including style shots for many collections—and enhanced product details. More than 5,000 rug designs across multiple constructions … More »