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Showplace Unveils Smart Phone Shopping App

Showplace Unveils Smart Phone Shopping App

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Showplace, a multi-tenant showroom building, is unveiling a smart phone shopping app at the market designed to revolutionize the buyer experience. The app, called Showplace Shopper, enables buyers to scan Quick Response codes assigned to products as they shop Showplace showrooms—capturing information about the products and images of items that interest them onMore »

Loloi Offers iPod Touch and iPad Promotion at High Point

Loloi Offers iPod Touch and iPad Promotion at High Point

DALLAS–Buyers who place a qualifying order at Loloi during the High Point Market, Oct. 16-22, may receive a free Apple iPod Touch or iPad. “Business has been so tough for so many of our friends and colleagues for so long now,” said Amir Loloi, owner and founder, Loloi. “We want to put the fun backMore »

AmericasMart Building to Celebrate 50 Years in January

AmericasMart Building to Celebrate 50 Years in January

ATLANTA–As AmericasMart Building 1—which first opened as the Atlanta Merchandise Mart in 1961—celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2011, its long-running role as a premier U.S. showcase for home furnishings, decor and accents continues in the January 2011 Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market and Atlanta International Area Rug Market.             AmericasMart Building 1 encompassesMore »

Company C Named National Partner of Susan G. Komen for the Cure

Company C Named National Partner of Susan G. Komen for the Cure

CONCORD, N.H.–Company C has been named a national partner of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, and is committed to donating a minimum of $25,000 for breast cancer awareness, research and education. The rug company recently released two specially designed rugs that will foster breast cancer awareness—Karen’s Rug and The Sisters’ Rug after CompanyMore »

Loloi Rugs Expands High Point Showroom

DALLAS–Loloi will unveil its larger showroom at High Point later this month, in a renovated space roughly three times bigger than its previous one. Located in the International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC) in #D-320, the showroom will include the company’s signature vignettes as well as a full bar and hospitality area where attendees can enjoyMore »

Jaipur Wins Two Graphic Design Awards

Jaipur Wins Two Graphic Design Awards

ATLANTA–Jaipur recently received two American Graphic Design awards from the publication Graphic Design USA’s annual design competition for the design of Jaipur’s 2010 product catalog and press kit. This is the second year in a row that Jaipur has won this award for its catalog in this competition, which is open to creative professionals nationwide.More »

AmericasMart Readies January Market With New Temporaries, Events

AmericasMart Readies January Market With New Temporaries, Events

ATLANTA–At the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, which takes place Jan. 12-19, and the Atlanta International Area Rug Market featuring the National Oriental Rug Show, which takes place Jan. 13-16, attendees will find a full schedule of events, as well as additional features. In the temporaries, which serve as a launching pad forMore »

Rockwell Takes His Look to the Floor With The Rug Company

Rockwell Takes His Look to the Floor With The Rug Company

By Andrea Lillo David Rockwell’s designs have touched everything from the Oscars to the JetBlue terminal at John F. Kennedy Airport to numerous restaurants and hotels. Now, the architect and designer has gone to the floor with his newest collection: a hand-knotted rug line with The Rug Company. “I’m not a product person,” Rockwell toldMore »