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2019 APRIL

  • 04012019 Furniture First Celebrates the Addition of Four New Members and 25th Anniversary
    FURNITURE FIRST CELEBRATES THE ADDITION OF FOUR NEW MEMBERS AND 25TH ANNIVERSARY


    Amini's Galleria in among the four retailers approved as members of Furniture First, which celebrates its 25th anniversary next week during High Point Market with a gala at the Grandover in Greensboro.

    Middletown, PA -- The Furniture First Board of Directors approved four retailers as members of the cooperative buying group last month.



  • 04022019 Kalaty to Celebrate Grand Opening of New IHFC Showroom at Spring High Point Market
    KALATY TO CELEBRATE GRAND OPENING OF NEW IHFC SHOWROOM AT SPRING HIGH POINT MARKET


    Kataly introduces new designs in its heirloom quality Oushak collection popular with designers for its Turkish-style weave.


    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Kalaty Rug Corporation celebrates its return to the High Point Market by unveiling a new 3,700 square foot showroom in the IHFC, space G-369.




  • 04022019 Loloi Launches Wall Art Line at High Point Market
    LOLOI LAUNCHES FIRST WALL ART LINE AT HIGH POINT MARKET

    Loloi lends its own spin to the wall art category with 140 textile-driven works crafted by artisans debuting High Point. 

    DALLAS -- Loloi announces the launch of a new product category, wall art, to its extensive area rug and home textiles offering debuting at High Point Market.

     

  • 04032019 Feizy Debuts Fashion-Forward Functionality at High Point Market
    FEIZY DEBUTS FASHION-FORWARD FUNCTIONALITY AT HIGH POINT MARKET


    Feizy will showcase the hand-knotted Vivien collection in its Lifestyles range, as well as new one-of-a-kind and Feizy Fine introductions during High Point Market.

    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- For the spring 2019 edition of High Point Market, Feizy is curating its showroom with newly expanded top selling collections, as well as innovative additions to it's Fine and Lifestyle groupings.


     
  • 04032019 Nourison Announces Owen Baker's Retirement

    NOURISON ANNOUNCES OWEN BAKER'S RETIREMENT
     

    SADDLE BROOK, NJ -- Leading floor covering and home accents manufacturer Nourison has announced the retirement of Owen Baker, western regional sales manager, after 16 years of service.


     
  • 04042019 HRI Hosts Mancini Meet & Greet -- Here's a First Look at His Debuting Rugs at High Point Market

    HRI HOSTS MANCINI MEET & GREET -- 
    HERE'S A FIRST LOOK AT HIS DEBUTING RUGS AT HIGH POINT MARKET

    Internationally renowned textile designer Wesley Mancini will meet and greet High Point shoppers at HRI's showroom, where his first hand-knot area rugs will be on show. Pictured, Vintage

    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Harounian Rugs International (HRI) is hosting a meet and greet with renowned textile designer Wesley Mancini and introducing the partners' first rug collections.


     
  • 04062019 Oriental Weavers' 2019 Collection Signals Furniture Retail Trends
    ORIENTAL WEAVERS' 2019 COLLECTION SIGNALS FURNITURE RETAIL TRENDS


     Oriental Weavers is ahead of the furniture trend curve with eight new additions to the best-selling Andorra collection in new warm neutrals on show at IHFC G276 at High Point Market.


    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- For a heads-up on furniture and decor directions in 2019, rug buyers need look no further than new designs introduced by Oriental Weavers.


  • 04082019 First Look – Easy Shopping at Feizy's New Trend-Focused Showroom at High Point Market
    FIRST LOOK - EASY SHOPPING AT FEIZY'S NEW TREND-FOCUSED SHOWROOM AT HIGH POINT MARKET


    Feizy takes a trend focused approach in its latest vignettes and showcases best-sellers in Fine and Lifestyles collections.

    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- For shoppers attending spring 2019 High Point Market, Feizy Rugs makes it easy for market-goers to quickly identify consumer preferences in the its redesigned, trend-focused showroom.



  • 04082019 Kaleen Introduces Several New Collections at High Point Market
    KALEEN INTRODUCES DIRECTIONAL COLLECTIONS AT HIGH POINT MARKET

     
    Kaleen will premiere the fashion-forward Dotson collection, handmade of hand-spun, natural-dyed wool at spring High Point Market. Shown, DOT-01

    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Kaleen has launched a number of new collections in popular styles and constructions at  the this week's High Point Market.


  • 04082019 LR Resources Grows Rug Assortment; Continues to Invest in Home Accessories
    LR RESOURCES GROWS RUG ASSORTMENT; CONTINUES TO INVEST IN HOME ACCESSORIES


    LR Resources expands its home accessories program as sales in the category continue to grow.

    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- LR Resources expects its latest rollouts at High Point to contribute to strong spring sales as it debuts new rug collections and designs, and also continues to expand its home accessories program.


     
  • 04082019 Safavieh Expects Strong High Point, Offers Rugs Across Price Points
    SAFAVIEH EXPECTS STRONG HIGH POINT, OFFERS RUGS ACROSS PRICE POINTS


    Safavieh introduces designs across price points in total home for spring High Point shoppers, including new looks in its hand-knotted Kenya area rug collection.

    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Safavieh expects positive results from the current edition of High Point Market after it rolled out a range of fresh total home goods for all levels of the market. 



  • 04082019 Satya Tiwari of Surya Accepts City of Hope Award
    SATYA TIWARI OF SURYA ACCEPTS CITY OF HOPE SPIRIT OF LIFE AWARD

    Surya's Satya Tiwari accepts his City of Hope award from, from left Kevin O'Connor (Samson Marketing), Todd Wanek (Ashley Furniture) and Chuck Reilly (AICO Furniture).

    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Surya president Satya Tiwari accepts his and his father's 2019 City of Hope Spirit of Life Award from world-renowned independent cancer research and treatment center.


  • 04102019 Champo Celebrates the Grand Opening of Its First High Point Showroom
    CHAMPO CELEBRATES THE GRAND OPENING OF ITS FIRST HIGH POINT SHOWROOM

    Family-owned rug maker Champo celebrates the grand opening of its first High Point showroom, in IMC's Showplace 2308. Cutting the ribbon are Mehul Mehrotra, vp, Sanjay Mehrotra, president, Deepali Mehrotra, vp and designer, and Rohil  Mehrotra, director. Champo is based in NYC with production facilities in India.


     
  • 04102019 Dalyn Expands High Point Footprint, Celebrates Ribbon Cutting
    DALYN EXPANDS HIGH POINT FOOTPRINT, CELEBRATES RIBBON CUTTING


    Among Spring 2019 High Point celebrations is Dalyn Rug Company -- and CEO David Adams (center) cuts the ribbon for Dalyn's new High Point Showroom in IHFC H343 in the Hamilton Wing as a team of Dalyn execs join the celebration.


     
  • 04102019 Nourison Hospitality Names Hepler Hospitality Sales Manager, Southwest

    NOURISON HOSPITALITY NAMES SUE HEPLER HOSPITALITY SALES MANAGER, SOUTHWEST 

    SADDLE BROOK, NJ -- Nourison is pleased to announce the appointment of Sue Hepler as Hospitality Sales Manager, Southwest for its hospitality business segment.


     
  • 04112019 Ikea Readies Debut of New City Format in NYC
    IKEA READIES DEBUT OF NEW SMALLER CITY FORMAT IN NYC


    Ikea will take the wraps off its new smaller store city center format with the opening of its first U.S. location in NYC on April 15.

    NEW YORK -- Swedish home furnishings retailer Ikea is getting ready to open the doors on a new smaller store format in New York City.


  • 04162019 Fiber-Shield Industries Inc. Announces Global Launch Of Suedecryl High Performance Leather & Suede Protection
    FIBER-SHIELD INDUSTRIES INC. ANNOUNCES GLOBAL LAUNCH OF SUEDECRYL HIGH PERFORMANCE
    LEATHER & SUEDE PROTECTION

     "It's a high-performance, safe, and environmentally friendly treatment" -- Manny Vickers, Fiber-Shield



    YAPHANK, N. Y. -- Fiber-Shield Industries Inc., a leading supplier of specialty protection products and related materials, today announced the global launch of its super-hydrophobic leather and suede stain and water repellent SUEDECRYL to industry professionals worldwide.



  • 04162019 Perigold Adds Admired Design Brands to Portfolio of Luxury Furnishings
    WAYFAIR'S PERIGOLD ADDS TOP DESIGNER BRANDS TO PORTFOLIO OF LUXURY FURNISHINGS


    Perigold expands its unparalleled offering of fine furniture and décor with names like Stark Studio Rugs, Ralph Lauren Home, Century Furniture and Lilian August.

    BOSTON -- Perigold, the online destination for luxury home furnishings, welcomes the addition of several distinguished interiors brands to its vast selection of fine furnishings.


  • 04172019 Kalaty Returns to HP, Celebrates with Designer Event & Ribbon Cutting
    KALATY RETURNS TO HP, CELEBRATES WITH DESIGNER EVENT & RIBBON CUTTING


    IMC's Bob Maricich, far left, and Kevin Malkiewicz, far right, flank the Kalaty team: David Kalalty, Kamran Kalaty, Warren Kalaty, Ramin Kalaty, Joseph Kalaty, and showroom designer Ira Sprinzen of Ira Associates in Woodbridge, Connecticut.  

    HIGH POINT, N.C,  -- Kalaty attracted a standing-room-only crowd of interior designers and retail buyers to its new High Point Market showroom in IHFC with a grand opening celebration and lots of glamorous new area rugs.


  • 04172019 Loloi Fetes 15th Anniversary with Dramatically Expanded High Point Showroom -- And Kenny G
    LOLOI FETES 15TH ANNIVERSARY WITH DRAMATICALLY EXPANDED HP SHOWROOM -- AND KENNY G


    Loloi invites retailers and designers to its new 30,000 square foot High Point showroom for a 15th anniversary party with live performance by legendary saxophonist Kenny G.

    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Loloi ushered in 2019 with lots of fanfare in honor of its 15th anniversary, including celebrations in Atlanta, Las Vegas and now High Point with a private party headlined by Grammy-award winning saxophonist Kenny G.



  • 04172019 Tour Top Area Rugs at AD Design Show with Rugnews.com
    TOUR TOP AREA RUGS AT AD DESIGN SHOW WITH RUGNEWS.COM

    The 18th annual AD Design Show featured a range of luxe contemporary designs for attendees in search of inspiration.

    NEW YORK -- The AD Design Show hosted recently in NYC featured a range of luxe area rug makers, including newcomers Apadana Fine Rugs, Landry & Arcari and Rugs & Kilim.


  • 04222019 Upscale Machine-Made Designs Earn Kudos for Capel Rugs at April Market
    UPSCALE MACHINE-MADE DESIGNS EARN KUDOS FOR CAPEL RUGS AT APRIL MARKET


    Among the top-sellers is Capel's new Tribute collection in the Biltmore For Your Home licensed program, including Tribute Bazaar, Tribute Parlor, and Lineage Heriz.

    TROY, N.C. -- Two new collections of high-value, machine-made wool rugs with an upscale look and feel topped the list of well-received introductions in the Capel Rugs High Point showroom.


     
  • 04232019 High Point People & Parties - The Rug Scene, Part 2
    HIGH POINT PEOPLE & PARTIES - THE RUG SCENE, PART 2


    HIGH POINT, N.C. --  Area rugs are on a roll at High Point Market, and this spring showrooms in the category were a magnet for retailers and designers on the hunt for hot parties and the next big trend.


  • 04232019 High Point People & Parties - The Rug Scene, Part 1
    HIGH POINT PEOPLE & PARTIES - THE RUG SCENE, PART 1


    HIGH POINT, N.C. -- RugNews.com brings you an in-depth look inside High Point Market's area rug showrooms for hot-ticket parties, celebrity sightings, and a who's who of retailers and designers shopping the spring 2019 edition.


  • 04252019 Las Vegas Market Opens Submissions for First Look Program
    LAS VEGAS MARKET OPENS SUBMISSIONS FOR FIRST LOOK PROGRAM


    Las Vegas Market exhibitors are invited to submit their newest furniture, gift and home décor products by May 15, as part of the market's First Look program.

    LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas Market is now accepting submissions for its proprietary First Look trend program at summer 2019 Las Vegas Market, running July 28-Aug. 1, 2019.



  • 04292019 Behind-the-Scenes at Jan Kath Carpet Gallery's Exhibition Featuring Artist Mark Gagnon
    BEHIND-THE-SCENES AT JAN KATH'S EXHIBITION FEATURING ARTIST MARK GAGNON


    Jan Kath Design Carpet Gallery in NYC recently hosted an exhibit of artist Mark Gagnon, in collaboration with Haas Art Advisory. Shown, left,  Artwork 24 design rug and, right, Garden with Gagnon's Winter Urn.


    NEW YORK -- This March and April, art and design aficionados were able to catch a rare pairing of rugs and art.


  • 04302019 Couristan's Annual Trend Report Spotlights Fluid Styling
    COURISTAN'S ANNUAL TREND REPORT SPOTLIGHTS FLUID STYLING 


    Couristan's Annual Trend Report details five design trends offering directional color palettes and the relevant area rugs for each.

    FORT LEE, N.J. -- Couristan's Annual Trend Report spotlights five major design trends that are very individualized but built on the common theme of inclusiveness and fluidity. 


  • 04302019 Feizy & Dallas Market Center Hosted Popular Carson Kressley Events
    FEIZY & DALLAS MARKET CENTER HOSTED POPULAR CARSON KRESSLEY EVENTS 

    TV celebrity Carson Kressley stops by the Feizy showroom for a meet and greet following a special talk at the DMC. He takes time to pose with John Feizy, right, and Feizy's Justin Yeck in front of the new Sarrant 3967F.

    DALLAS -- Feizy partnered with Dallas Market Center (DMC) to host a special appearance by Emmy-winning TV personality and style expert Carson Kressley at the spring edition of Dallas Design Week.
     

     
  • 04302019 Market Newcomer Well Woven, After High Point Debut, Plans First NY Showroom
    MARKET NEWCOMER WELL WOVEN, AFTER HIGH POINT DEBUT,  PLANS FIRST NY SHOWROOM


    Well Woven's inaugural High Point Market offered buyers a taste of what's in store at its soon-to-open a New York showroom. Pictured, Sydney Vintage collection

    NEW YORK -- Well Woven, a five-year-old contemporary area rug firm, made a High Point debut last month, and plans to continue to build its brand with new permanent showrooms in New York.


















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