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KALATY CAPS 40TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR WITH DEBUT OF TWO COMPREHENSIVE CATALOGS


A room scene from Kalaty's first standalone catalog featuring the company's 15 K-TWO collections illustrates the fashion-forward looks offered at more affordable price points. 

HICKSVILLE, N.Y. -- As the 40th anniversary year of Kalaty Rug Corp.'s founding in the U.S. draws to a close, the company the debuts two full-color catalogs that showcase its impressive area rug product line. 


 
MOHAWK TESTS DIY MERCHANDISING CONCEPT FOR BIG BOX RETAILERS

Mohawk's new shop within a shop concept focuses on DIY decorating with color stories that are resonating at retail, such as the updated red, white and blue in the company's Harbor palette.

NEW YORK -- Mohawk Home debuts "Discover the DIY: Designer in You," a sophisticated new concept for merchandising its programmed, accent and scatter rugs at big box retailers.


 
NOURISON CATALOGS HONORED FOR GDUSA 2019 AMERICAN INHOUSE DESIGN AWARDS


The 2020 Nourison Collective Catalogs, Volume 1 + 2, honored with GDUSA's American Inhouse Design Awards.

SADDLE BROOK, N.J. -- Nourison has been honored for Graphic Design's (GDUSA) 2019 American Inhouse Design Awards. 


 
JAIPUR LIVING LEAVES AMERICASMART, INVITES CUSTOMERS TO ITS HQ

ACWORTH, Ga. -- Jaipur Living has made a strategic decision to leave AmericasMart and its Atlanta Market showroom. 


 
WILL MORE RETAILERS FOLLOW LOWE'S AND HOME DEPOT IN PHASING OUT CARPETS & RUGS MADE WITH PFAS?


Lowe's has announced it will stop purchasing carpets and rugs containing PFAS in the U.S. and Canada, after beginning the transition a year ago.

Lowe's, the nation's second-largest home improvement retail chain, has joined with the largest - The Home Depot - in announcing it will stop purchasing all carpet and rugs containing PFAS in the U.S. and Canada.


 
BEACON KC DEVELOPS VISUALIZATION PROJECTION SYSTEM FOR AREA RUGS COMBINES IN STORE AND ONLINE EXPERIENCE 

Customers at Beacon KC 's showroom can sit on a sofa and see new and antique area rugs against a wood floor via a proprietary augmented reality projection system
 
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Beacon KC, a division of Eckard's Home Improvement, recently unveiled an innovative new technology for area rug visualization.
 

 
TOP 15 RUG DESIGNS FROM BDNY 2019 --
  RUG EXHIBITORS CASH IN ON HOSPITALITY


NEW YORK -- A bustling 2019 BDNY showcased the latest area rug looks -- from painterly to avant-garde -- designed to meet the hospitality market's growing appetite for the product category.


 
BEST SELLING RUGS AT HIGH POINT MARKET, PART 1


HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Rug showrooms at the fall 2019 High Point Market were magnets for designers and retailers from all channels anxious to see latest product introductions.


 
BEST SELLING RUGS AT HIGH POINT MARKET, PART 2

 
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- RugNews.com continues its hunt for Best of Market rugs at High Point Market with an eye out for big traffic-builders, and the designs that will help vendors close 2019 on a high note.


 
OBEETEE PRESENTS NEW 'BEAUTIFUL WORLD' COLLECTION AT BDNY


Geared for the hospitality market, Obeetee's BDNY collection, Beautiful World, features updated classics such as Sikaar, debuting at the Javits Center on Nov. 10.

NEW YORK -- Obeetee is unveiling its new BDNY collection "Beautiful World" for the hospitality market at the Jacob K. Javits Center here, Nov. 10-11.


 
 
32 NEW, EXPANDING, RELOCATING SHOWROOMS, TEMPORARY EXHIBITORS CONFIRMED FOR VEGAS MARKET

LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas Market announced today that 32 new, expanding, relocating and renewing home décor resources are confirmed in permanent showrooms and temporary exhibits for Winter 2020 Las Vegas Market.


 
ETHAN ALLEN LOOKS TO 2020 AND BEYOND AT ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

DANBURY, Conn. -- Over 500 interior designers and retail management have come together for Ethan Allen's annual international convention, hosted from Nov. 4-6.


 
IFDA NY TO PRESENT THE "RISING STARS OF DESIGN" AWARDS

Patrick Ryan of Patrick Ryan's Office and Tina Ramchandani of Tina Ramchandani Creative are interior designer honorees at the 2019 Rising Stars of Designs awards to be presented by IFDA NY.

NEW YORK -- The New York Chapter of the International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA NY) will hold its 13th annual Rising Stars of Design awards ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 21 at FAIR.

 
SAFAVIEH HOME FURNISHINGS TEAMS UP WITH TOYS FOR TOTS

NEW YORK, N.Y. -- Safavieh Home Furnishings is teaming up with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve to host a toy drop off and holiday kickoff party on Thursday, Dec. 12 at Safavieh's flagship location. 


 
HIGH POINT MARKET FALL 2019 PEOPLE AND PARTIES - PART 1

 

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- The design stars aligned at the fall High Point Market and RugNews.com checks out the stellar cast of retailers shopping rug showrooms, and the designer parties and panels that drew them in.
 

 
HIGH POINT MARKET FALL 2019 PEOPLE AND PARTIES - PART 2

 
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- RugNews.com continues its coverage of High Point Market hotspots, including the parties and educational events that made area rugs a must-see for designers and retailers shopping the show.
 

 
 
MOMENI LAUNCHES FIRST RUGS BY DESIGNER & E-COMMERCE SUPERSTAR CHRISTIANE LEMIEUX
 
 
Reza Momeni and Christiane Lemieux introduce High Point Market shoppers to a whopping nine debut area rug collections under the new Lemieux et Cie by Momeni licensed label.

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Momeni Rugs and its latest licensing partner, e-commerce superstar and designer, Christiane Lemieux, launched a blockbuster area rug collection with a curated global aesthetic that resonated with buyers at High Point Market.


 
HAROUNIAN RUGS INTERNATIONAL'S SUNBRELLA LAUNCH A SUCCESS AT HIGH POINT MARKET

Celebrating at the High Point Market launch party for HRI's performance rugs featuring Sunbrella are Wesley Mancini, textile designer and HRI licensing partner, Lee Harounian of HRI, and John Coates of Glen Raven, maker of Sunbrella yarn.

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Harounian Rugs International's (HRI's) launch of its new line of products made in partnership with Sunbrella is already being labeled as a success.


 
MICHAEL J. RILEY JOINS MOHAWK HOME AS SVP/GM FOR KARASTAN RUGS


Mike Riley, newly appointed senior vice president, general manager for the Karastan Rugs division of Mohawk Home.

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Mohawk Home has appointed Michael J. Riley to the new position of senior vice president/general manager of Karastan Rugs, reporting to Rocky Casteel, president.



 
DOMOTEX USA PARTNERS WITH THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF INTERIOR DESIGNERS FOR 2020
 
"We look forward to engaging with the Domotex USA interior designer audience," Randy Fiser, ASID CEO


CHICAGO -- Hannover Fairs USA, organizer of Domotex USA, has announced that the American Society of Interior Designers will develop and host six continuing education unit sessions during the 2020 Domotex USA show. 


















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