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Las Vegas Market Opens Today

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Attendees descend on the World Market Center here today, as the summer edition of Las Vegas Market opens. Even with temperatures in the 100-degree range, attendees are set to party as several events are planned for later today. From 4-6 p.m., Temper-Pedic will host a party in its showroom, C1512, and Twin-Star International will doMore »

Uttermost Acquires Inventory of Austin Productions

Uttermost Acquires Inventory of Austin Productions

ROCKY MOUNT, Va.–Uttermost acquired all of the product inventory of Austin Productions last week, as well as a non-exclusive right to reproduce select inventory items.   Uttermost intends to sell the Austin inventory through its long established sales channels. Austin Productions, founded in 1953, is in the later stages of a transaction to sell substantially allMore »

Feizy Rugs to Unveil Showroom at New York Market

Feizy Rugs to Unveil Showroom at New York Market

NEW YORK–Feizy Rugs will celebrate the grand opening of its permanent New York showroom at the upcoming New York Home Fashions Market with the debut of “Escape,” the fourth lifestyle trend being added to the company’s Mystique theme.  Characterized as bold transitional and contemporary patterns with fresh, vibrant colors and a relaxed styling, pieces fromMore »

Capel Rugs Hires Spangler as Southwest Regional Sales Manager

Capel Rugs Hires Spangler as Southwest Regional Sales Manager

TROY, N.C.–Capel Rugs recently named Jim Spangler as southwest regional sales manager. He will cover the sales territory of Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. “Jim is a valuable addition to the Capel sales force, having experience in wholesale and retail sales,” said Allen Robertson, Capel Rugs’ vice president of sales.More »

Ebisons Harounian Imports Moves Up

Ebisons Harounian Imports Moves Up

NEW YORK–Ebisons Harounian Imports has relocated its headquarters to the entire seventh floor of its location at 44 E. 32nd St., here. “In order to continue providing our retailers with great variety of our exclusive program and one-of-a-kind goods at affordable prices we have decided to combine our showrooms and warehouses at our original location”More »

Call for New-Product Information for New York Home Fashions Market

Call for New-Product Information for New York Home Fashions Market

NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its coverage of the New York Home Fashions Market in September. Vendors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of products that they plan to highlight in their showrooms. Manufacturers of bedding, bath products and window treatments should submit their information to David Gill, senior editor, at dgill@hfnmag.com. Vendors ofMore »

2010 State of the Industry Report Released

2010 State of the Industry Report Released

NEW YORK–HFN’s 2010 State of the Industry Report—the only all-encompassing statistical source on home furnishings data—has been released and is now available for free online at our Web site, hfnmag.com. The 2010 report is presented online by the New York International Gift Fair. The report, also included in the April print edition of HFN, features category-by-category breakdownsMore »