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AmericasMart Offers Wi-Fi

AmericasMart Offers Wi-Fi

ATLANTA–AmericasMart has partnered with iBAHN, a company that offers IP-based entertainment and information services for the hospitality and meeting industries, to offer access to a state-of the-art Wi-Fi network.  AmericasMart now has Wi-Fi on all temporary tradeshow floors, Living, Outdoor/Indoor., The Gardens., building lobbies and meeting room spaces. “We have an ongoing mission to provideMore »

Liora Manné, Trans-Ocean joins Las Vegas Design Center

Liora Manné, Trans-Ocean joins Las Vegas Design Center

LAS VEGAS–Rug and home accessory designer Liora Manné will open a year-round showroom in conjunction with Trans-Ocean next month in the Las Vegas Design Center. The new 1,814 square-foot-showroom in the center’s Building A, Suite A-214 will showcase the Liora Manné lifestyle brand, including Lamontage rugs, fabrics and home accessories. “We’re very excited to welcomeMore »

Emma Gardner Design Appoints New Sales Forces

Emma Gardner Design Appoints New Sales Forces

PETALUMA, Calif.–Heirloom quality rug maker emma gardner design, llc, has appointed of 12 new sales representatives, who will cover more than 21 states to reach existing accounts and new customers. The company will also open new dealers to complement the company’s current network of 20 showrooms. “We are entering a new exciting phase in theMore »

Orian Rugs Doubles Atlanta Showroom

Orian Rugs Doubles Atlanta Showroom

ATLANTA–Orian Rugs will more than double its space at AmericasMart next month, debuting a 6,500-square-foot showroom in 6-F-1 in Building 1 for the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Jan. 12-15. Its former showroom was 3,000 square feet. It will celebrate the new space with a ribbon-cutting party on Thursday, Jan. 12, from 5-6 p.m. “WeMore »

Design in NY Gift Spotlight

Design in NY Gift Spotlight

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–Design will be the highlight of the winter edition of the 2012 New York International Gift Fair. Thirteen companies have been selected to join the juried Accent on Design division of the fair, an Accent on Design retrospective exhibit will debut, and a new design-focused blog will launch as an extension of NYIGF’sMore »

ART Elects New Board of Directors

ART Elects New Board of Directors

CHARLOTTE, N.C.–The Accessories Resource Team (ART), the decorative accessory industry association, has elected a new board of directors and approved a by-law change that created an expanded executive committee last month. Steve Crowder, GuildMaster, has become president of ART; Mindy Lowack, Dallas Market Center, executive vice president; John Clements, BJ’s Home Accents, treasurer; and VanessaMore »

Mohawk Partners with Operation Finally Home

Mohawk Partners with Operation Finally Home

DALTON, Ga.–Mohawk’s retailer convention ended on a high note Saturday with a surprise appearance from war hero and recently crowned Dancing with the Stars champion J.R. Martinez, who unveiled a partnership between the company and Operation Finally Home, a non-profit organization providing custom-made, mortgage-free homes for America’s war wounded. Mohawk will donate flooring for allMore »