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STRONG INTRODUCTIONS DRIVE 2018 SALES GROWTH FOR LR RESOURCES 


The traditional designs of LR Resources' new high quality, value-driven indoor-outdoor Antiquity collection were a fall market hit with buyers (detail shown). 

DALTON, Ga. -- LR Resources expects to end 2018 up from a year earlier with sales growth attributed to strong product introductions throughout the year and expansion of its ever-popular Naturals collection.


 
 

MOHAWK INDUSTRIES NAMES PAUL DE COCK AS PRESIDENT OF FLOORING NORTH AMERICA SEGMENT

 
CALHOUN, GA -- Mohawk Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MHK) today announced that Paul De Cock has been promoted to President of the company's Flooring North America segment. 
 

 
NOURISON HOSPITALITY APPOINTS DIPESH HARIA AS NEW CREATIVE DIRECTOR

SADDLE BROOK, NJ-- Nourison has appointed of Dipesh Haria as creative director for its hospitality business segment. The announcement was made during this week's BDNY, a hospitality and commercial tradeshow where Nourison Hospitality exhibits at stand 1120.
 

 

INTERNATIONAL MARKET CENTERS COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF ATLANTA  DECORATIVE ARTS CENTER

 
ATLANTA, GA -- International Market Centers (IMC) announced today that the acquisition of the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center (ADAC), a leading design center housing the Southeast's largest collection of luxury furnishings, has closed. 
 

 
 
OBEETEE DEBUTS MODERN, TEXTURAL COLLECTIONS AT BDNY


The signature rug in Obeetee's Peacock Dreamscape collection debuting at BDNY is hand-carved of 100% New Zealand wool.

NEW YORK -- Obeetee unveiled a modern, textural Peacock Dreamscape collection  on Sunday, November 11 at BDNY at the Jacob K. Javits Center here, which runs through Monday, November 12.


 
DOMOTEX USA 2019 PARTNERS WITH NATIONAL FLOORCOVERING ALLIANCE

CHICAGO -- Hannover Fairs USA (HFUSA), the organizer of Domotex USA, announced today that it has entered into a partnership agreement with the National Floorcovering Alliance (NFA) to promote the trade show to its members.


 
SAMAD TO DEBUT PAVARINI COLLECTION AT BDNY, CREATES HOSPITALITY DIVISION

 
David Samad offered High Point shoppers a sneak peek of a new hospitality focused collection created in collaboration with designer Charles Pavarini III, which will be showcased at BDNY. 

NEW YORK -- Samad will introduce its first hospitality rug collection, a line created in collaboration with renowned interior designer Charles Pavarini III, at the upcoming hotel and retail design fair Boutique Design New York, Nov. 11-12.


 
 
IMC ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM FOLLOWING ATLANTA ACQUISITION
 
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Following its recently concluded merger with AmericasMart, International Market Centers has announced a new executive leadership team.
 

 
 
BEST OF HIGH POINT: THE MARKET'S TOP AREA RUGS, PART 1



 
BEST OF HIGH POINT: THE MARKET'S TOP AREA RUGS, PART 2


HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Among the hundreds of new area rug introductions at High Point, RugNews.com brings you to fall's best sellers.



 
SURYA PRINCIPALS SURYA TIWARI AND SATYA TIWARI NAMED CITY OF HOPE'S 2019 SPIRIT OF LIFE AWARD HONOREES


The 2019 Spirit of Life Award will be presented to Surya founder Surya Tiwari and president Satya Tiwari by City of Hope for their support of the cancer research and treatment center.

ATLANTA -- Surya founder Surya Tiwari and president Satya Tiwari will be honored by the world-renowned independent cancer research and treatment center with its highest honor, the 2019 Spirit of Life Award.


 
DOMOTEX USA 2019 UNVEILS #WHYIDOMOTEX INTERVIEW SERIES FEATURING ATTENDEES AND EXHIBITORS


Loretta J. Willis of Loretta's Interior Design in Atlanta is the first interview in the new #whyidomotex series, discussing her design philosophy and trends she will focus on at the Atlanta show.

CHICAGO -- Hannover Fairs USA, the organizer of Domotex USA, today announced that it has launched #whyidomotex, a series of interviews with flooring industry professionals.



 
HIGH POINT MARKET RUG SHOWROOM TOUR: PEOPLE AND PARTIES, PART 1 

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Area rugs continue to command the spotlight at High Point Market, and at this fall's edition  celebrations and events won coveted spots on designers' and retailers' calendars.
 

 
HIGH POINT MARKET RUG SHOWROOM TOUR: PEOPLE AND PARTIES, PART 2


HIGH POINT, N.C. -- As rug companies become ever more sophisticated marketers, educational programming, special events and promises of sneak peeks at the next hot rug trend are luring customers to their High Point showrooms. 



 
JANE SEYMOUR & UNIQUE LOOM PREMIERE LICENSED RUG COLLECTION


Actress, artist and licensing mogul Jane Seymour has partnered with Unique Loom on her latest area rug collection, which includes the The Wave and Flowers designs shown above.


HIGH POINT, N.C.-- Jane Seymour, equally acclaimed as actress, artist and entrepreneur, is adding a new assortment of area rugs to her licensing empire with a soon-to-be released collection in partnership with Unique Loom.
 


 
INSIDE THE TOP 12 NEW AREA RUG SHOWROOMS DEBUTING AT HIGH POINT MARKET


HIGH POINT, N.C.-- High Point Market shoppers saw a flurry of new showroom openings, and indeed the category was on a roll with a dozen ribbon cuttings, expansions, relocations.



 
S&H DEBUTS EXPANDED SPACE AT HIGH POINT TO CAPITALIZE ON BOOMING BUSINESS


New Jersey-based hand-knot rug maker S&H doubles down in High Point with an expanded Suites at Market Square booth.

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Hand-knot specialist S&H Rugs grows its High Point square footage to take advantage of increased demand for its high-end, trend-right area rugs.
 

 
 
HRI OPENS SECOND HIGH POINT SHOWROOM, TARGETS TRADE


While HRI's new designer focused showroom features a handful of full-size rugs, it really showcases HRI's  comprehensive sample program.

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- With the grand opening of its second High Point showroom, HRI focused on its important designer and trade business, setting up its new space to target that segment and focus on samples.


 
KALATY RETURNS TO HIGH POINT WITH SOFT OPENING OF NEW SPACE

Kalaty's new permanent showroom in High Point located at IHFC, G-369, hosted a soft opening for fall market shoppers.

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- After an absence of three years, the New York-based Kalaty returns to High Point Market with a soft opening of a new permanent space.



 
STARK STUDIO RUGS AND PRESTIGE MILLS CUT RIBBON FOR HIGH POINT SHOWROOM

John Stark of Stark Carpets returns to High Point Market with a new showroom and new display program for vendors.

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Stark brands, Stark Studio Rugs and Prestige Mills, which took a five year break from High Point Market, make their official return at the fall 2018 event.
  





















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