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AmericasMart Jumpstarts Home in 2011

AmericasMart Jumpstarts Home in 2011

ATLANTA—AmericasMart Building 1 marks its 50th anniversary with the premiere of 28 exhibitors and the introduction of 22 expanded showrooms, all set to open during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishing Market and the Atlanta International Area Rug Market this month. “For 50 years, Building 1, first known as the Merchandise Mart, has stoodMore »

Capel Rugs to Give Away Kindle E-Readers at Atlanta Market

Capel Rugs to Give Away Kindle E-Readers at Atlanta Market

ATLANTA—Capel Rugs will give away Amazon Kindle e-readers to customers who visit the company’s showroom, located on the sixth floor in #F2 of the Merchandise Mart, during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market. One winner will be drawn daily at 4 p.m. during the first three days of market. The e-readers are Wi-Fi accessible andMore »

Dallas Holiday & Home Expo Features Ford Mustang Giveaway

Dallas Holiday & Home Expo Features Ford Mustang Giveaway

DALLAS—One lucky buyer will win a 2011 Ford Mustang during the Dallas Holiday & Home Expo, Jan. 19-25, which is being given away by the Decorative & Holiday Association. To be eligible to win, participants must be registered buyers with the Dallas Market Center and visit 16 participating Decorative & Holiday Association members’ showrooms andMore »

The Rug Market Returns to Atlanta Market with new HOME Showroom

The Rug Market Returns to Atlanta Market with new HOME Showroom

ATLANTA–After a five-year absence, The Rug Market America will return to AmericasMart for the upcoming Atlanta International Area Rug Market with a showroom in the HOME section on the 12th floor. AmericasMart and The Rug Market will have a ribbon cutting for the new showroom at Thursday, Jan. 13, at 10 a.m., and the companyMore »

Woolrich Adds PM&J for Pet Products

Woolrich Adds PM&J for Pet Products

WOOLRICH, Pa.–PM&J has joined Woolrich’s growing line of licensing partners and will debut its new pet beds at the Global Pet Expo, scheduled for March 16-18 in Orlanda, Fla. “PM&J’s pet line will be designed to blend with the nature-inspired decor that Woolrich Home is known for,” said Sharon Kepley, licensing manager of home furnishingsMore »

About.com Seeking Nominations for Readers’ Choice Awards

About.com Seeking Nominations for Readers’ Choice Awards

ATLANTA–About.com is seeking nominations for its annual Readers’ Choice Awards beginning Jan. 13. The awards showcase the best products, features and services in dozens of categories across all of About.com, including cooking equipment. Within the cooking equipment category, nominations will be accepted for Best Cookware Line; Best Cutlery Line; Best Kitchen Tool or Gadget; Best CookbookMore »