EXCLUSIVE 20+ RUG SHOWROOM TOUR: LAS VEGAS MARKET BUZZING WITH BUYERS, PART 1
LAS VEGAS -- The winter 2020 edition of Las Vegas Market proved a bonanza for area rug companies with most showrooms bustling with retailers and designers scoping out the latest looks to help them cash in on the success of the category.
THE RUG SHOW RETURNS TO LOSANGELES CONVENTION CENTER FOR SPRING EVENT
The Rug Show will hold its spring 2020 event at the Los Angeles Convention Center in March.
LOS ANGELES -- The organizers of The Rug Show would like to inform visitors and exhibitors that The Rug Show Los Angeles will run as planned from Mar. 27 - Mar. 29, 2020 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
KARASTAN BRAND PORTFOLIO GROWS WITH FIRST HAND-KNOTS, HARD SURFACES
DIGITAL KIOSK A WINNER IN LAS VEGAS
Karastan debuts two dozen area rug collections at Las Vegas Market, including Bespoke, its first collection of hand-knotted imported designs.
LAS VEGAS -- At Las Vegas Market, the big news at Karastan was the debut of its first collection of imported hand-knotted rugs, and the launch of over 20 collections, including the show-stopping printed, foldable Antiquity range.
FIBER-SHIELD OFFERS SAFE ALTERNATIVE AS STATES BEGIN LIMITING CHEMICAL IN CARPET CLEANING PRODUCTS
Chemists at Fiber-Shield Industries Inc. developed an all-green water-based 1,4 dioxane-free carpet cleaning product.
NEW YORK -- New York is restricting the use of chemical 1,4-dioxane, present in many carpet cleaning solutions, in cleaning and personal care products, and Fiber-Shield Industries Inc.'s products offer a dioxane-free alternative.
AS ONLINE FURNITURE SALES TOP $18.8B, RETAILERS FOCUS ON OMNICHANNEL STRATEGIES
Wayfair and Amazon.com account for more than 50 percent of online furniture sales, which are expected to total more than $18 billion in 2019, according to 1010data, a companywhich tracks online sales via credit and debit card transactions.
NEW YORK -- Online furniture sales are growing at twice the rate of overall e-commerce as consumers move away from shopping in brick and mortar, according to a research report by Coresight Research.
ABC CARPET EXECS UNPACK STRATEGIES FOR FLAGSHIP, OMNI CHANNEL & RUGS
PART 1,RETAIL REVAMP
ABC'S new flooring execs, Eileen Applebaum and Haynes Robinson, sit down with RugNews.com to layout the retailer's metamorphosis.
NEW YORK -- Iconic retailer ABC Carpet & Home readies for a public unveiling of its revamped flagship and RugNews.com sits down with the executives charged with ushering the company's rug and carpet strategy into the 21st century.
ABC CARPETEXECS UNPACK STRATEGIES FOR FLAGSHIP, OMNI CHANNEL & RUGS
PART 3: TO-THE-TRADE
ABC Carpet & Home's retail transformation includes growing its B2B and to-the-trade segments. Shown, the atrium of New York's Beekman Hotel, which commissioned ABC for its carpet and rugs.
NEW YORK -- In this special three-part series, ABC Home's recently hired Eileen Applebaum and Haynes Robinson share their plans for an overhaul of not only the company's area rug strategy, but for its custom and design categories as well.