INTERNATIONAL INTERIORS NEW YORK TO RUN CONCURRENTLY WITH CONTEMPORARY SHOW
WHITE PLAINS, NY - International Interiors New York (IINY), a new market for high end furnishings and interior design products, will take place at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center North Pavilion, May 20 to 23, 2006.
Rugnews.com Market Analysis: RESULTS OF WINTER MARKET SEASON IMPACT MARKETING FOR ENTIRE YEAR
By Lissa Wyman
The recent round of Winter markets was one of the most successful in recent memory for the rug industry.Now as rug vendors prepare for the Spring round of markets, they reflect on how Winter market results will impact their businesses for the remainder of the year.
Letter to the Editor: MULTIPLE MARKETS ARE BOTH A BLESSING AND A CURSE
I too believe that the addition of more markets is both a blessing and a curse. It's obvious that the opportunities these markets provide for a certain percentage of vendors and retailers adds excitement to our industry and keeps the buzz alive. But is it enough to out weigh the negatives?
NEW YORK-New Views on Traditional, a collaborative program between New York's Fashion Institute of Technology and Karastan is being offered to 35 upper division textile and surface design majors at FIT.
High Design: RUG ARTISTS INTERPRET NATURE'S THEMES WITH UNIQUE SENSIBILITY
Joan Weissman's Leaves
By Carol Tisch
Modern art and high design rugs are becoming interchangeable terms as designers interpret natural elements such as leaves, flowers, rivers, and even snow and icicles into rug patterns that are bold statements for contemporary homes.
COURISTAN /CHINA FORMED BY JOINT VENTURE BETWEEN COURISTAN AND HAIMA GROUP
Toasting the new Couristan-China joint venture, left to right: Ron Couri, ceo of Couristan; Wang Zhanqi, president and general manager of Haima Group Corp.; George Couri, chairman of Couristan, and Jamie Zhang deputy general manager of Haima Group.
By Lissa Wyman
SHANGHAI -- Couristan and Haima Group Corp. announced the formation of Couristan/China, a new joint venture that will become one of the largest woven carpet and manufacturing facilities in the world.