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Momeni Founder and Chairman Passes Away

Haji Ali Akbar Momeni

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–Haji Ali Akbar Momeni, who co-founded the rug importing company Momeni, passed away Saturday, Oct. 11, at his home here. He was 88. Born on March 25, 1926, in Iran, Momeni grew up with a knack for business and trading. Along with his eldest son Ahmad, or “Ed,” he began selling rugs inMore »

Last updated: October 22, 2014

Ten Rug Companies to Debut New High Point Showrooms

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NEW YORK–At the upcoming High Point Market, a number of rug companies will debut new and/or relocated spaces, along with their product introductions. Several companies will unveil new showrooms in the Green Wing in the International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC). Oriental Weavers, for example, will show its line in a showroom that is double inMore »

Last updated: October 7, 2014

Blog: First Day Wraps up at Atlanta Rug Market

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ATLANTA–The Atlanta Area Rug Market kicked off yesterday and manufacturers are using the market to debut new constructions, new price points and plenty of color. Mohawk Home brought new brands—and new looks for the company—to the show. It marked the official debut of its Bob Timberlake licensed line, which includes wool, nylon and SmartStrand rugs,More »

Last updated: July 11, 2014

Momeni Names Sattari National Sales Manager

Hadi Sattari

CARLSTADT, N.J.–Momeni has named Hadi Sattari to the position of national sales manager. Sattari has worked with Momeni since 2005 in a variety of sales capacities, most recently as an independent agent handling the international and flash site categories. Before that, he was an internal sales associate with the company, as well as a buyerMore »

Last updated: July 8, 2014

Rugs | High Point Highlights | April 2014

Foreign Accents

Saturated colors, exploded florals, distressed designs—it’s all part of the lineup of introductions at this month’s High Point Market.  Here’s a preview of what will be seen.—Andrea Lillo CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

Last updated: April 8, 2014

Showrooms Expand, Relocate in Atlanta

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ATLANTA -More home, gift and rug exhibitors are securing spaces at AmericasMart in preparation for the gift and rug markets that will take place there next month. New and expanded showrooms include JLA Home, with a new showroom on Building 1 Floor 13; Lampe Berger, with a new showroom on Building 2 Floor 9; Momeni,More »

Last updated: December 17, 2013

AmericasMart to Offer Events, New Showrooms

AmericasMart

ATLANTA–New and expanded area rug showrooms, educational programming and the America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards are on tap for January’s Atlanta International Area Rug Market, featuring the National Oriental Rug Show (Jan. 8-11, temporaries Jan. 9-11). AmericasMart now has more than 60,000 square feet of integrated showrooms on the formerly all-rug floors in Building 1 andMore »

Last updated: November 25, 2013

Momeni Releases Fall 2013 Catalog

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CARLSTADT, N.J.–Momeni has released the second full edition of its product catalog, which is almost 600 pages long. A complete directory of the company’s area rug, broadloom and roll runner offerings, the catalog includes new features such as a quick reference guide by design type and a new color index. It will be rolled outMore »

Last updated: September 11, 2013