01292018 Rizzy Home Celebrates New Las Vegas Market Showroom By Carol Tisch
RIZZY HOME CELEBRATES NEW LAS VEGAS MARKET SHOWROOM
Holly Allred of IMC (far right) holds the ribbon for the new Rizzy Home showroom in World Market Center suite B-355. Team Rizzy celebrates from left, Teresa Parris, Larry Hedrick, Shamsu Ansari, Rizwan Ansari, Molly Mays and Steve Roan.
LAS VEGAS --Rizzy Home celebrates the opening of its new Las Vegas showroom in Building B, suite B355, with a ribbon cutting ceremony held Jan. 28 during the winter 2018 Las Vegas Market, running this week from Jan. 28-Feb. 1.
"We are very excited about this new location because it gives us incredible window frontage in the heart of Building B, where every buyer goes to find the latest in home fashion trends," said Steve Roan, managing director, the Americas. "Rizzy Home has been looking to move to a new space to complement our revitalized business model. Being in building B makes it much easier for the retailer to visit our showroom and view our inspirational products."
Rizzy Home's new showroom has plenty of space to showcase its blockbuster Simply Southern program, which added rugs to its range for Vegas shoppers.
In fact, the Calhoun, Georgia-based company applies its cross-merchandising prowess to the blockbuster Simply Southern licensing program, adding rugs at market to coordinate with the label's best-selling bed fashions and accent pillows (read full story). Hand-tufted of wool, the rugs are aimed at young women and the college dorm market, areas Rizzy Home sees as growth opportunities in 2018, along with the gift and bedding sectors.
A reception desk greets visitors to Rizzy Home's new and expanded showroom in Las Vegas giving the company more room to present its product.
A vertically integrated manufacturer of hand-knotted rugs, hand-tufted rugs, kilims, shags and machine-made rugs, Rizzy also includes a growing assortment of top of bed, decorative pillows and throws. The larger showroom allows the company to showcase more products.
Rizzy Home's popular Panache area rug PN6962, power-loomed of heat-set polypropylene, gets paired with the company's denim-styled bedding.