LAS VEGAS WMC SPONSORS ONLINE EXHIBITOR EDUCATION SERIES
LAS VEGAS -- The Las Vegas World Market Center has developed a new online exhibitor education series called "Plan Your Way to a Successful Market.€VbCrLf A session will take place Wednesday. June 14, 2006 at 10 a.m. (Pacific).
Rug execs from Beijing Carpet International Trading Co., Ltd., visited Rugnews.com's New York offices this week. From left, Maggine Wang, vice general manager; Larry Liu, general manager, and Liu Yang, salesman. We first met Larry and Maggie at the recent Domotex/ChinaFloor Expo in Shanghai. The trio is in the US to visit importers in New York and Georgia. Welcome!
PATUSAN OFFERS FURNITURE STORES HOW-TO ADVISE ON RUGS
Bill McConnell, president of Patusan
BLAIRSVILLE, PA - Patusan Trading Co., an Oriental rug importer and wholesaler, has initiated a new consulting service aimed at high-end furniture retailers who are interested in entering the Oriental rug business.
COLONIAL MILLS IMPLEMENTS NEW SYSTEM FOR OPERATING EFFICIENCIES
PAWTUCKET, RI -- Colonial Mills, Inc. (CMI), a manufacturer of texture braided area rugs and accessories, is implementing the "5S€VbCrLf System of Sort, Set, Shine, Standardize and Sustain to improve overall operating efficiencies.
IRDI PROGRAM AIMS TO HELP WEAVERS WITH TRAINING, SOCIAL SERVICES
JAIPUR, INDIA -- The International Research Development Institute (Hand Knotted Carpets) is a non-profit organization that was established to promote technological research and to improve the living conditions of rug weavers throughout all rug making countries.
RENAISSANCE RECREATES HISTORICAL CARPETS AND TAPESTRIES
Bergi Andonian and Jeffrey Soleimani
By Janet Herlihy
NEW YORK -- Renaissance Carpet & Tapestries has built a unique reputation based on being able to replicate the original designs and quality of antique French carpets and tapestries as well as fine traditional rugs from other regions.