MINEOLA, N.Y.–At next month’s High Point Market, Linon Home Decor Products will welcome six new collections to its line, which will be shown both in its showroom at 220 S. Elm Street in space 202 and in the Powell Furniture showroom, 200 South Main Street, in space 100. The new collections include Milan, inspired by … More »
ATLANTA-Kim Walker has been named sales associate at Capel Rugs’ AmericasMart showroom, in space 6F2 of the Merchandise Mart. Reporting to Allen Robertson, vice president of sales, Walker will develop new marketing initiatives to increase designer attendance and sales. “We are excited to welcome Kim to our Atlanta team,” said Robertson. “Interior designers are an … More »
NEW YORK–With the New York Home Fashions Market underway, rug manufacturers are debuting new categories and programs for retailers. At 7 W New York, Apache Mills delves into the bath category with new bath mats that combine memory form and microfiber. “The response has been great because of the comfort factor,” said Steve Della Posta, … More »
DALTON, Ga.–Karastan is returning to the High Point Market next month, and will be showing in space C409 in the International Home Furnishings Center. The entire Karastan Rugs line, including Studio by Karastan, will be featured, as well as Mohawk Select. The last time it exhibited there was in October 2005. “Our updated product line … More »
NEW YORK–With the start of New York Home Fashions Market, International Textile Manufacturing will host an open house tonight in its new showroom at 230 Fifth Avenue. Beginning at 7 p.m. in suite 511, the party will include cocktails and munchies.
For this month’s New York Home Fashions Market, Creative Home Ideas will offer more than new rug designs, unveiling full collections for the kitchen and bathroom to make decorating a snap for consumers. “We’ve done really well in stand-alone rugs in the accent and bath categories,” said Yaron Shemesh, executive vice president. Now, the company … More »
By Janet Herlihy Corpus Christi, Texas, is basically a big, small town on the Gulf Coast. Retail-wise, shoppers here are grateful for what they’ve got, and when it comes to mid-tier department stores that consists of a single Kohl’s, J.C. Penney and Sears. HFN went looking to see how these three national retailers were selling … More »
WESTPORT, Conn.–Cynthia Gilroy of Lake Carmel, N.Y., has won Capel Rugs of Connecticut’s drawing for a three-day getaway to the historic Biltmore estate. The contest was part of the store’s grand opening festivities in September. The trip includes two nights of accommodations, estate admission, transportation and a behind-the-scenes tour of the estate. “Since we opened … More »