Floor Covering

Chilewich Revamps Website

Chilewich New Website

NEW YORK–Chilewich has launched its new website at chilewich.com, alongside its spring|summer 2014 collection. The new site reflects the Chilewich brand identity and aesthetic with enhanced features. In collaboration with VSA Partners, Chilewich created a more editorial look and feel, showcasing larger, more vivid images that demonstrate the originality of the products, the company said.More »

Blog: Rug Highlights from High Point

Orian Soft Touch

HIGH POINT, N.C.–High Point Market got underway this past weekend, and introductions in the rug category included new licenses as well as expanded ones, and focuses on metallics, handcrafted looks and recycled and natural materials. Jute and leather are two hot materials in the rug arena, and at Loloi, the Edge collection combines both forMore »

Kalaty to Open Vegas Showroom

Kalaty Rug Corp

LAS VEGAS–Kalaty Rug Corporation will open its first West Coast showroom, at the Las Vegas Market this summer. The 3,779-square-foot showroom will be located on floor B4, alongside a nearly sold-out collection of better home décor resources, according to a release from International Market Centers, which owns and operates the show. “We are anticipating aMore »

High Point Market Opens

High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The spring High Point Market opens today with thousands of product introductions—plus a plethora of networking opportunities—on tap. Among the notable happenings, Trump Home by Dorya is unveiling a new 50-piece furniture collection; Surya is showing its first foray into the bedding category; Highland House is debuting a furniture collection from Barclay Butera;More »

Surya Offers Choice in Rewards Program

Surya Rewards

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya has launched an enhanced version of its Surya Rewards customer loyalty program that gives customers a choice in how they wish to be rewarded. The expanded program builds upon the company’s existing rewards program, which provides customers with free Surya samples and displays, product discounts and other benefits as they reach key salesMore »

Surya to Expand Lighting Line in High Point

Surya Lamps

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya will significantly expand its lighting category, which debuted last fall, at the upcoming High Point Market, adding more than 100 lamps in a range of styles, price points, colors and sizes. The expansion is in addition to its bedding line launch, which debuts at this show. It exhibits at Showplace, space 4100. TheMore »

Shaw Veteran Jim Curtin Joins Surya

Jim Curtin

CALHOUN, Ga.—Surya has named Jim Curtin vice president of sales, national accounts, where he will oversee the development and growth of the company’s national accounts strategy across its product categories, as well as lead the expansion of Surya’s sales initiatives within the floor covering segment. Based out of Surya’s offices here, Curtin will report toMore »

NY Now Online Registration Opens

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Online registration for the summer edition of NY Now has opened at nynow.com/register. Christian Falkenberg, the show’s director and senior vice president of show owner and manager GLM, said, “We’ve opened NY Now attendee registration early to facilitate retailers’ summer market planning.” Falkenberg added that the online registration system allows for round-the-clock accessMore »