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Millennium Weavers to Launch in Atlanta

Millennium Weavers to Launch in Atlanta

By Andrea Lillo While many companies have been pulling back this year, keeping expenses down and weathering the economic storm, Millennium Weavers LLC is a startup that has been quickly ramping up for more than a year now, and will officially launch to the industry next month at the Atlanta International Area Rug Market. SpeakingMore »

Gift+Home Plans Seminars for Winter Las Vegas Market

Gift+Home Plans Seminars for Winter Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–At the upcoming Las Vegas Market, Jan. 30-Feb. 3, 2012, Gift+Home will offer attendees complimentary educational seminars, which include such topics as home furnishings trends, social media, implementing customer loyalty programs and more. One seminar new to the winter Gift+Home show will be the presentation “Strength in Numbers: Building Effective Buy Independent/Buy Local Campaigns,”More »

Editorial Deadline for January Markets Friday, Dec. 9

Editorial Deadline for January Markets Friday, Dec. 9

NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its coverage of the shows in January including the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, the Atlanta International Area Rug Market and the Dallas International Lighting Market. Exhibitors at these shows are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of debuting products for possible inclusion, along with company web address.More »

Nourison Appoints Denise Waters Account Executive

Nourison Appoints Denise Waters Account Executive

SADDLE BROOK, N.J.–Nourison has named Denise Waters account executive for its East Texas and Louisiana territory, responsible for managing and developing business within the area, which includes a product line of more than 60 active area rug collections, broadloom and runner lines — including the newer Nourtex brand — and the Mina Victory line ofMore »

America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards Changes Venue

America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards Changes Venue

ATLANTA–America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards (AMCA), the annual rug event that honors the best in area rug design and creative achievement during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Jan. 12-15, 2012 will be held this year in a new venue — the Oceans Ballroom at the Georgia Aquarium. The ballroom features floor-to-ceiling aquariums so attendees willMore »

Las Vegas Market Launches Exhibitor-Focused Webinars

Las Vegas Market Launches Exhibitor-Focused Webinars

LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market has launched a new series of webinars designed to assist tenants and exhibitors in planning for the upcoming Las Vegas Market, Jan. 30-Feb. 3, 2012, as well as educational sessions for growing their business. They will take place through November and December, with the first one taking place this coming Monday.More »

Couristan Launches New Marketing/Sales Tool

Couristan Launches New Marketing/Sales Tool

FORT LEE, N.J.–Couristan has debuted a new sales and marketing tool for its dealers to communicate the breath of its rug collections in several lifestyle trends. Called Pulse, the area rug program includes a library of glossy four-color brochures that focus on popular lifestyle trends and is housed in a sturdy three-ring binder. The initialMore »

Going with Genevieve

Going with Genevieve

By Andrea Lillo Fun, bold and bright describe Capel’s newest collection with Genevieve Gorder, as well as the designer herself, who was at High Point Market last month to launch her first collection with the rug company.  “Rugs wake a room up,” Gorder said, and her first group with Capel—four flatwoven wool designs—are the idealMore »