Tag Archives: Maison & Objet

Ralph Lauren Home Teams with Van Thiel for Collection; Four Hands to Distribute

The RLH Collection

NEW YORK–Ralph Lauren Home announced Van Thiel & Co., a Hong Kong based company, as the licensee for the RLH Collection and Four Hands as the exclusive distributor in North America and Mexico. The RLH Collection offers distinctive case goods, upholstery and decorative accessories based exclusively on one-of-a-kind antiques. Authentic craftsmanship defines the collection ofMore »

Last updated: October 1, 2014

Maison & Objet Welcomed Almost 67,000 Visitors

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PARIS-This month’s Maison & Objet played host to 66,962 visitors, up 1.1 percent from the attendee count from the September 2013 show, according to a statement from the show. A total of 3,445 companies exhibited at the show, up 5 percent from last year. This included 650 exhibitors that were new to the show, theMore »

Last updated: September 29, 2014

Blog: Admiring Augarten

Augarten

One of the fun things about covering the tabletop category is learning about the long and rich history of companies. Take the Austrian porcelain company Augarten. Augarten was founded in 1718, making it the second oldest porcelain maker in Europe after Meissen. At one point it was owned (realistically, taken over) by Maria Theresa, HolyMore »

Last updated: June 17, 2014

Blog: Nikko Steps Onto the World Stage

Ambient NIKKO

Japanese tabletop maker Nikko will make its debut at its own stand at the Ambiente fair in Frankfurt this week. In past years the company has been a small part of a Japanese government pavilion at the fair, so this is a big step forward. It follows on the heels of the company’s Maison &More »

Last updated: February 5, 2014

Trade Show Preview: Travel Plans for 2014

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December is a time for planning. Along with organizing for the holidays and family gatherings, retailers and executives in the home furnishings world must also start firming up their plans for the plethora of trade shows to come in the new year. HFN’s Trade Show Preview for the first half of the year is hereMore »

Last updated: December 2, 2013

Caracole Light Teams With Designer Cordeiro

Live Love Laugh’s Ana Chair

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The Caracole furniture sub-brand Caracole Light is launching Live Love Laugh, a collection of furnishings resulting from a new collaboration with designer Ana Cordeiro of Portugal. The 40-SKU furnishings collection designed by Cordeiro will debut at the fall High Point Market, in the brand’s multi-line showroom located in the IHFC building, space C-500.More »

Last updated: September 9, 2013