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Jaipur to Give Away Rug in Atlanta

Jaipur to Give Away Rug in Atlanta

ATLANTA, Ga.–At the Atlanta International Area Rug Market later this week, Jaipur will give away one of its Raymond Waites rugs — Animal Instinct — to an attendee. The winner will be announced at the company’s Global Inspirations luncheon and cocktail event on Friday, Jan. 13, from noon to 2 p.m. in its showroom, 3-C-15.More »

Kaleen Hosts Mariachi Band in Atlanta

Kaleen Hosts Mariachi Band in Atlanta

DALTON, Ga.–Kaleen will celebrate the launch of nine new collections at this week’s Atlanta International Area Rug Market with two parties. Starting at 3:30 p.m. on both Thursday, Jan. 19, and Friday, Jan. 20, the company will offer food, beer and wine as well as a mariachi band in its showroom, 3-C-9, in AmericasMart’s BuildingMore »

Made In America Category Debuts at AmericasMart

Made In America Category Debuts at AmericasMart

ATLANTA–In an effort to help boost the U.S. economy and introduce retailers to companies whose products are American-made, AmericasMart will unveil a Made In America category during The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market and the Atlanta International Rug Market this week. The Made in America category is part of The Temporaries – theMore »

GoodWeave to Host Party during Atlanta Market

GoodWeave to Host Party during Atlanta Market

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Next Thursday, Jan. 12, GoodWeave will host a cocktail reception during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market. To be held from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Stoddard Room of the E Lounge in the Ellis Hotel — two blocks from AmericasMart — the event will give attendees a chance to enjoy cocktails andMore »

Jamie Drake Named 2012 Design Icon at Las Vegas Market

Jamie Drake Named 2012 Design Icon at Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–World Market Center Las Vegas has named Jamie Drake its 2012 Design Icon. The award, which recognizes an interior or furniture designer who has made a significant contribution to the industry, will be presented at the upcoming Winter 2012 Las Vegas Market, Jan. 30-Feb. 3. “Each year, as a market, we strive to deliverMore »

ORIA and AmericasMart Sign Multi-Year Partnership Agreement

ORIA and AmericasMart Sign Multi-Year Partnership Agreement

ATLANTA–The Oriental Rug Importers Association has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with AmericasMart Atlanta that sustains both organizations’ long-standing alliance and signals their continued support for the U.S. area rug industry. Effective with the January 2013 Atlanta International Area Rug Market, the agreement secures ORIA’s sponsorship of the National Oriental Rug Show (NORS), which isMore »

Millennium Weavers Promotes Thompson and Goforth

Millennium Weavers Promotes Thompson and Goforth

DALTON, Ga.—Millennium Weavers has promoted two members of its management team: Mike Thompson, who has been named area rug division – vice president, and Gary Goforth, who is now vice president of international sales. “Mike and Gary are vital to our management team and our global efforts,” said Jeff Knott, CEO, Millennium Weavers. “We willMore »