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Capel Appoints Regional Sales Manager

Capel Appoints Regional Sales Manager

TROY, N.C.–Capel Rugs has named Dave Calderwood regional sales manager for its Midwest marketing area. Calderwood formerly served as manager of area rug sales for a large Ohio furniture retailer and was a key sales and product developer for a large importer of handknotted and tufted rugs, the company said. Calderwood is based in Akron,More »

Style Spotters to Highlight Top Market Fashions

Style Spotters to Highlight Top Market Fashions

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The High Point Market has recruited home fashion trendsetters to showcase their favorite products and top trends at the October show. Bloggers and/or interior designers called Style Spotters will post and curate their favorite looks on Pinterest, a website that lets users organize and share photos on virtual pinboards. Style Spotters will captureMore »

HGTV’s Genevieve Gorder to Launch Rug Line with Capel

HGTV’s Genevieve Gorder to Launch Rug Line with Capel

TROY, N.C.-Capel Rugs has teamed up with interior designer and HGTV star Genevieve Gorder to create a collection of flatwoven styles incorporating Gorder’s design aesthetic. The line will encompass a range of classic themes and global inspirations, from indigenous patterns and Moroccan tile work to Gorder’s own ancestral heirlooms. “Genevieve finds beauty and inspiration inMore »

Nourison Introduces Joseph Abboud Collection in NYC

Nourison Introduces Joseph Abboud Collection in NYC

NEW YORK-Nourison unveiled its new Joseph Abboud collection to the New York market this week, with a party in its new showroom at 295 Fifth Avenue. Executives from both companies — including Joseph Abboud’s Creative Director Bernardo Rojo and Nourison Principal Alex Peykar — were on hand to celebrate the launch. “Joseph Abboud represents aMore »

ARTS Awards Improves Submission and Judging Process

ARTS Awards Improves Submission and Judging Process

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center and the Accessories Resource Team (ART) have refined the submission and judging procedure for the ARTS Awards to simplify the process and broaden the judging panel.  Judging will now include a panel of judges, a peer panel of five ARTS Awards Hall of Fame members, and an ART membership vote. All finalistMore »

The Rug Market America Debuts Expanded Catalog

The Rug Market America Debuts Expanded Catalog

CULVER, CITY, Calif.–In time for the upcoming High Point Market, The Rug Market America has launched its latest full product catalog. With more than 150 pages, the catalog includes images of more than 500 patterns from eight collection types, and is in association with The Rug Market America’s 26th anniversary year. “Our marketing team hasMore »

“What’s New, What’s Next” Event Draws More Than 4,000

“What’s New, What’s Next” Event Draws More Than 4,000

NEW YORK—The third annual “What’s New, What’s Next” event held by the New York Design Center recorded more than 4,000 attendees, according to a statement from the Design Center. Held on Sept. 20, the event presented new product introductions from more than 55 showrooms at the center. Product categories included rugs, lighting, furniture and tiles,More »

High Point Market to Showcase Six Causes That Matter

High Point Market to Showcase Six Causes That Matter

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The High Point Market is sponsoring Six Causes That Matter, a complement to the Market’s tagline, “The Next Six Days That Matter.” Each day of Market, which runs Oct. 22-27, a charity will be spotlighted at the show, offering an opportunity for exhibitors and attendees to make a donation to that day’s charity.More »