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Safavieh to Debut Throw Category, New Rugs, Pillows in New York

Safavieh throw

NEW YORK–Safavieh will step into the decorative throw category at next week’s New York Home Fashions Market, Sept. 15-18, as well as present 250 new rug and pillow designs. The company will show its new collections at its showroom at 902 Broadway. Initially including 50-by-60-inch knotted and woven faux-fur throws, the line is made inMore »

Last updated: September 12, 2014

American Woods to Enter U.S. Market

American Woods

NEW YORK-American Woods Global Brands, a distributor of luxury home textiles based in India, will launch its product lines in the U.S. market during next week’s New York Home Fashions Market. The line will be showcased in the showroom of Sparkk Home, at 295 Fifth Ave., room 1421 here. It will include cotton and polyesterMore »

Last updated: September 9, 2014

NY Now to Host More than 400 International Suppliers

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-More than 400 international vendors, representing 60 countries, will be among the exhibitors at the summer edition of NY Now. The show will have six international pavilions, which will include Brazil (represented by Worldwide Import/Export with 27 companies; France, represented by Ubifrance with 18 companies and Chambre Regionale de Metiers et de l’artisanatMore »

Last updated: July 7, 2014

Amer Rugs to Host Afghan Weavers Delegation Later This Month

Amer Rugs

ATLANTA–Amer Rugs—along with its parent company, Saraswati Global, Ltd., one of the largest weaving syndicates in India—will host a delegation of 15 weaving companies from Afghanistan along with U.S. Department of Commerce representatives later this month. The visit is part of the Department of Commerce’s Afghanistan Investment and Reconstruction Task Force (AIRTF), and its mostMore »

Last updated: May 6, 2014

Surya Teams With Project Mala to Support 160 Indian Students

Surya Project Mala

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya has partnered with international nonprofit Project Mala to sponsor 160 students in four classes at two schools in Northern India, an ongoing financial contribution that directly supports the children of weavers who live in the areas where Surya’s factories are located. Project Mala provides education, healthcare, nutrition and other benefits to children whoMore »

Last updated: February 11, 2014

Walmart, Sam’s Club Q4 Comps, Company Earnings to Be Less Than Expected

Walmart

BENTONVILLE, Ark.-Same-store sales for both Walmart’s U.S. stores and for Sam’s Club are expected to be somewhat less than what the retailer said was expected of the quarter two months ago, according to a preliminary statement on the quarter from the retailer. In addition, earnings for the company as a whole will likely not meetMore »

Last updated: January 31, 2014

Surya Raises $38K for School Lunch Program in India

SuryaMilesForMeals

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya says its Miles for Meals initiative has raised more than $38,000 for Akshaya Patra, one of the world’s largest NGO-run school lunch programs. On Oct. 6, 24 Surya employees ran in the Allstate Atlanta 13.1 Marathon to raise funds for the charitable organization, which serves a freshly prepared, nutritious lunch each day toMore »

Last updated: October 10, 2013