WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–The At Home section of the New York International Gift Fair will feature new suppliers along with returning exhibitors at this summer’s show. The section will total about 500 vendors of hard lines and soft goods. The hard lines (furniture, floor coverings, wall art, lighting and decorative accessories) will be consolidated at Pier … More »
DALLAS–Starting in 2012, the annual ARTS Awards ceremony will take place at the Hilton Anatole, across the highway from the Dallas Trade Center, where it has been held previously. The awards are presented by Dallas Market Center and the Accessories Resources Team, and the next event is scheduled for Jan. 21, 2012. “We look forward … More »
More is in store for FLOR. The modular floorcovering company just opened its two newest locations — in New York and Atlanta — and plans to open more by year’s end. The New York store is located in the SoHo neighborhood, while the Atlanta store is in its Westside area. The company already has locations … More »
By Andrea Lillo More was more at last month’s High Point Market. More color, more texture and more designer collections, as manufacturers looked to bring more added value to retailers. Color continues its reign. Bolder colors, such as indigos, and trendy grays and browns were found all over. Shags have evolved, with new designs, fiber … More »
ATLANTA–Mohawk Industries placed among the top five Georgia companies for sustainability practices in the Southeast—and number one in its industry—for the 2011 Southeastern Corporate Sustainability Rankings, which were presented here last week. The annual rankings, founded by Mark Callaway Investments and GreenBusiness Works, evaluate companies on a variety of environmental, social and governance factors. The companies … More »
CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya has appointed Kurt Von De Bur vice president of national accounts. Von De Bur has assumed responsibility for the development and growth of existing national accounts, and with formulating new business relationships. He is part of Surya’s newly formed national accounts division, which is headed by Paul Sullivan, senior vice president of national … More »
CALHOUN, Ga.–Last week, Surya announced it was offering a 25 percent discount to dealers who wanted to replace rugs, pillows, throws, poufs and wall art that was damaged or destroyed during the recent tornados in the South. This offer applies to any damaged product—it does not have to be a Surya product.
CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya is offering a 25 percent discount to dealers of any rug, pillow, throw, pouf and wall art that was damaged or destroyed during the tornados that swept through the southern states two weeks ago. This offer is valid for all customers who were affected. “The impact this tornado has had in many southern … More »