REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR DOMOTEX USA 2019 IN ATLANTA
CHICAGO -- Hannover Fairs USA (HFUSA), the organizer of DOMOTEX USA, today announced that registration is now open for the inaugural flooring innovations trade show and conference. The new DOMOTEX USA trade show is scheduled to run from February 28 to March 2, 2019 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
TAMARIAN CARPETS TO 'BEND REALITY' WITH INTERACTIVE SELFIE STATION AT THE RUG SHOW NEW YORK
Visitors to Tamarian's stand at the Rug Show New York this month will find fashion colors like those in Stratum PW Tawdry, as well as an interactive selfie booth for social media.
NEW YORK -- Tamarian Carpets, one of the area rug industry's top importers, has announced that their 2018 Rug Show New York booth will feature a "Selfie Station" to give attendees an interactive social media experience.
LAS VEGAS MARKET: A WAVE OF HOT PRODUCTS & BRAVE BUYERS, PART 1
LAS VEGAS -- Despite record-breaking summer temps throughout much of the country, area rug buyers braved the heat to check out hot new introductions and take selfies with industry celebrities at Las Vegas Market.
LAUREN RUGS SCORE AT SUMMER MARKETS; DEBUTING NEXT IN NEW YORK AND HIGH POINT
New Lauren Ralph Lauren rugs premiere in a mix of styles, with traditional scoring high with online retailers. Camille is power-loomed of polypropylene with classic colors and center medallion.
LAS VEGAS -- Safavieh unveiled an extensive collection of Lauren Ralph Lauren Home area rugs at July markets in Atlanta and Las Vegas, with rollouts planned for NY Home Fashions Market, Sept. 24-27, and High Point Market in October.
RUGS AMERICA PREMIERES NEW 295 FIFTH SHOWROOM AT NY HOME FASHIONS MARKET
FARMINGDALE, NY -- Rugs America, which opened its first showroom in New York's Textile Building in September 2016, now doubles the size of its spaces in 295 Fifth Avenue in time for the York Home Fashions Market.
SOLID STATEOF GIFT & HOME INDUSTRIES FUEL VIBRANT LAS VEGAS MARKET
LAS VEGAS, N.V. -- Fifty-four new permanent showrooms, several major expansions, nearly 150 new-to-market exhibitors and numerous show-only specials attracted enthusiastic U.S. and international buyers to Las Vegas Market last week.
KABUL CARPET EXPORT CENTER OPENS TO FACILITATE AFGHAN CARPET PURCHASES BY IMPORTERS
The Kabul Carpet Export Center management team meet in Charleston, S.C. From left, John Mattin, Assad Mattin, Alex Zahir, Najlla Habibyar, Rob Leahy and Richard Ringrose. Not pictured, Steve Landrigan.
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced that it will provide funding to set up the Kabul Carpet Export Center (KCEC), a program designed to create jobs in Afghanistan by facilitating the purchase of area rugs by importers and wholesalers.
NJ CHAPTER OF ASID ANNOUNCES 2018 DESIGN SYMPOSIUM & TRADE SHOW
Interior designer GhislaineViñas is keynote speaker at"Design IT: It's in Our DNA"
FREEHOLD, N.J., Aug. 10, 2018 -- The New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) will hold its 2018 Design Symposium & Industry Trade Show at Jersey City's Liberty Science Center on Wednesday, Sept. 12.
KARASTAN EXECS DETAIL NEW SCOTT LIVING LICENSING PROGRAM
Kelly Moore and Erika Banks of Mohawk Home discuss Karastan's thought process behind the collaboration with Scott Living, the lifetyle home brand by Jonathan and Drew Scott of HGTV fame.
LAS VEGAS -- Mohawk Home/Karastan executives Kelly Moore, senior vice president of sales at Karastan, and Erika Banks, head of product development, share the company's strategy behind the new Scott Living program.
INTERNATIONAL MARKET CENTERS SIGNS AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE ATLANTA DECORATIVE ARTS CENTER
Built by architect-developer John Portman, the ADAC building in Atlanta's Buckhead district offers the design community 60 showrooms and 27 design studios.
LAS VEGAS - International Market Centers (IMC) has entered into an agreement to acquire the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center (ADAC), a leading design facility housing the Southeast's largest collection of luxury furnishings for residential, hospitality and commercial applications.
MARKET SQUARE AND SUITES AT MARKET SQUARE ANNOUNCE NEW EXHIBITORS AND RESOURCES
Unique Looms of Fort Mill, S.C. will debut in Market Square in suite MS290 to introduce its area rugs to shoppers attending the upcoming High Point Market.
HIGH POINT -- New exhibitors and resources have been announced for Historic Market Square and the Suites at Market Square for October High Point Market, including several newcomers to The Rug Show at High Point, and first time exhibitor Unique Looms in the area rug category.
NANCE INDUSTRIES TO SHOW FLOORING & RUGS AT NY HOME FASHIONS MARKET
A new peel and stick carpet tile program from Nance Industries give brick and mortar and e-commerce retailers entry into the do it yourself market, offering easy, seamless wall-to-wall installation.
CALHOUN, Ga. -- Based in the heart of Georgia's broadloom carpet industry, Nance Industries will debut at the Prince George Ballroom next month with new floor covering options for shoppers at the New York Home Fashions Market, Sept. 24-28.
HRI DEBUTS NEW NEPALESE COLLECTIONS, SHOWCASES NEWEST HITS AT THE RUG SHOW NEW YORK
HRI introduces Highland (shown) and Passion, its first wool and silk area rug collections made in Nepal at summer markets and at this week's Rug Show NY.
NEW YORK -- Based on positive feedback from summer market previews of its first Nepalese hand-knotted collections, Harounian Rugs International (HRI) officially introduces its inaugural made-in-Nepal area rugs to audiences at the Rug Show New York.
MODERN CLASSICS: AN INSIDE LOOK AT DESIGN MAGNATE ERINN VALENCICH'S RUGS FOR CREATIVE TOUCH
A-list designer Erinn Valencich brings her elegant "modern classic" aesthetic to a licensed rug collection for Creative Touch which will be on view at the upcoming The Rug Show New York.
NEW YORK -- The Erinn V. Collection for Creative Touch -- one of the top licensed designer area rug collections to emerge in 2018 -- will make its Rug Show New York debut at the Jacob Javits Convention Center opening Saturday, August 25.
TAYSE GROWTH STREAK CONTINUES, HEADS TO NY MARKET WITH HOT OFF THE LOOM PRODUCTS
Previewing several new collections at July's Las Vegas Market, including the machine-woven Harper collection, Tayse heads to the upcoming NY Home Fashions Market with a roster of new area rug collections.
NEW YORK -- Tayse Rugs, a maker of machine-made rugs in opening to mid-tier price points, continues to see its sales climb and expects its latest releases to help the company end the year with impressive double-digit increases.
STRONG OPENING AT THE RUG SHOW NY, EXHIBITORS READY FOR DESIGNER DAY
The Rug Show NY kicks off with positive feedback from exhibitors, who are looking forward to upcoming Designer Day events.
NEW YORK -- The Rug Show NY opened Saturday, Aug. 25 with positive feedback from exhibitors, and the momentum continued on Sunday with retailers on the hunt for the newest trends and hottest designs in luxury hand-knotted area rugs offered at a U.S. venue.
NOURISON HONORED FOR GDUSA'S 2018 AMERICAN INHOUSE DESIGN AWARDS
Nourison wins Graphic Design's 2018 American Inhouse Design Awards for the Christopher Guy Brand Catalog.
SADDLE BROOK, N.J. -- Leading floor covering and home accents manufacturer Nourison has been honored by Graphic Design's (GDUSA) 2018 American Inhouse Design Awards for the Christopher Guy Brand Catalog.
OMAHA, Neb. -- Saying he was ready for a new challenge after 25 years at Nebraska Furniture Mart, flooring industry retail veteran Dave Snedeker has joined Bob's Carpet & Flooring, with 16 locations in the Tampa Bay area.