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Exclusive Line of GoodWeave Rugs Launches at Macy’s

Exclusive Line of GoodWeave Rugs Launches at Macy’s

NEW YORK–An exclusive line of GoodWeave rugs has launched at 10 Macy’s stores in New York and New Jersey, all with the GoodWeave label, which certifies that the rugs were not made with child labor. In addition, Macy’s Herald Square location will host a photo exhibit on the eighth floor entitled Faces of Freedom fromMore »

Capel Rugs Names Bristow High Point Showroom Manager

Capel Rugs Names Bristow High Point Showroom Manager

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Capel Rugs has appointed Ron Bristow showroom manager of its High Point showroom, located in Market Square Space 112. Previously in sales management with Capel, Bristow reports to Allen Robertson, vice president of sales. In his new role, he will be responsible for sales and visual merchandising of the showroom and will workMore »

Liora Manné Launches New Website

Liora Manné Launches New Website

NEW YORK–Liora Manné has relaunched her website at lioramanne.com to make it easier for visitors to view her collection of Lamontage rugs, pillows and other products, as well explore her custom capabilities and other areas. There is also a Design with Liora monthly contest, where consumers are invited to submit pictures of how they usedMore »

HFN Editorial Deadline for the Atlanta International Area Rug Market

HFN Editorial Deadline for the Atlanta International Area Rug Market

NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, July 14 to 17. Area rug exhibitors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of debuting products for possible inclusion. Submissions can be sent to Andrea Lillo (alillo@hfnmag.com).  The deadline for materials is Monday, June 13.

Custom Creations

Custom Creations

By Andrea Lillo With personalized products on the rise, it’s no surprise that more custom programs have debuted in the rug category. Targeting retailers, designers, consumers—or all three—the programs offer the opportunity to create a unique item for the consumer, rather than buying “straight off the rack.” While these programs vary on what they focusMore »

Dover to Host James Swan Book Signing

Dover to Host James Swan Book Signing

NATICK, MA.–James Swan, the interior designer and author of the book “101 Things I Hate About Your House,” will have a book signing at the Natick location of Dover Rug & Home on Wednesday, June 22. It will be the first book signing of Swan’s book in New England, and will be held from 6:30More »

Peel Named Southwest Regional Sales Manager at Capel

Peel Named Southwest Regional Sales Manager at Capel

TROY, N.C.–Capel Rugs has appointed Daryl Peel regional sales manager for its southwest territory. With 20 years of sales experience, Peel has a background in upholstery and case good sales and furniture store management. At Capel, he will be responsible for sales in Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico, Texas and Oklahoma, and will report directlyMore »