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Di Adamo to Head Surya’s Production Development

Di Adamo to Head Surya’s Production Development

Surya has appointed Eva Di Adamo as head of its product development team. Di Adamo has 20 years of product development and merchandising experience with the home accessories and fashion industries. She succeeds Al Mortensen, who has left the company. “Product development is core to our business and we are thrilled to have attracted suchMore »

Loloi Rugs Names Craley Vice President of Sales

Loloi Rugs Names Craley Vice President of Sales

Loloi Rugs has appointed Austin Craley to the new position of vice president of sales, where he will manage the company’s sales team. Reporting directly to Amir and Steven Loloi, founder/president and principal, respectively, Craley will be based in New Jersey. With more than 26 years of experience in the rug industry, Craley was mostMore »

Mohawk Home Launches Holiday Sweepstakes

Mohawk Home Launches Holiday Sweepstakes

SUGAR VALLEY, Ga.–Mohawk Home will give one of its Facebook fans—which now number more than 10,000—a $1,000 Visa gift card to help spruce up their home in the New Year. Both new fans and existing ones can enter to win the sweepstakes on the company’s page on Facebook. The winner will be chosen by Jan.More »

Warp & Weft and FIT Announce Student Winners

Warp & Weft and FIT Announce Student Winners

NEW YORK–The winners of Warp & Weft’s first rug design competition for Fashion Institute of Technology students were announced at a morning ceremony this past Friday, at Warp & Weft’s Madison Avenue location here. Denize Sofia Maaloe received first place for her design, shown, for which she will receive $500. Her design will also beMore »

Wools of New Zealand Launches Promotion

Wools of New Zealand Launches Promotion

MARIETTA, Ga.-Wools of New Zealand launches its annual Wool for a Better World program this month, during which participating mill partners will offer Premier Partner retailers a minimum of 10 percent off wholesale prices for Wools of New Zealand brand products. The promotion runs Nov. 1 through Dec. 15. “Wool for a Better World isMore »

Mohawk Makes Newsweek’s “Greenest” List for Third Year in a Row

Mohawk Makes Newsweek’s “Greenest” List for Third Year in a Row

DALTON, Ga.–For the third straight year, Newsweek magazine has placed Mohawk Industries in its annual ranking of the 500 “greenest” U.S. companies. Mohawk ranked 292nd in this year’s list, up from 350th in last year’s list. The company finished ninth among U.S. consumer-products companies. Mohawk released its second annual sustainability report in July, which detailedMore »

Warp & Weft Sponsors FIT Student Rug Design Competition

Warp & Weft Sponsors FIT Student Rug Design Competition

NEW YORK–Working with the Fashion Institute of Technology, high-end rug gallery and manufacturer Warp & Weft is sponsoring “Contemporary Creations: A Rug Design Competition” for the 24 students in the college’s Custom Rug and Carpet Design course, for upper-division Textile/Surface Design Program students. The competition was the class’s first assignment for the year, and theMore »

Furniture Market Opens Today

Furniture Market Opens Today

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The fall High Point Market opens today with a plethora of events and trend-setting introductions. Notable debuts include the Martha Stewart Fine Furniture collection from ML Brands International, formed by upholstery maker Miles Talbot and case goods supplier Lefa. The Libby Langdon Upholstery Collection for Braxton Culler makes its world premier at theMore »