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Magnificent Carpet Award Winners Honored in Atlanta

Magnificent Carpet Award Winners Honored in Atlanta

ATLANTA-The Atlanta International Area Rug Market celebrated the winners of its America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards during market last week, recognizing those in both the handmade and power-loomed categories as well as the best showroom for each of the four area rug floors in Building 1. For handmade rugs, the winners were: Couristan, in the $0­12More »

Karastan Uses Facebook for its Home for the Holidays Promotion

Karastan Uses Facebook for its Home for the Holidays Promotion

DALTON, Ga. – For its Home for the Holidays promotion, Karastan invited its hundreds of Facebook fans to click or comment on their favorite Iconoclast rug during the month of December, and then randomly awarded one participant with the rug she commented on. The Facebook promotion was part of Karastan’s expanding efforts to use onlineMore »

Shaw Debuts HGTV Collection at Atlanta Market

Shaw Debuts HGTV Collection at Atlanta Market

ATLANTA–Shaw Industries and HGTV have expanded their partnership with the debut of the HGTV Home-Flooring by Shaw collection here at the Atlanta International Area Rug Market. The licensing program includes area rugs, carpet, hardwood and laminate. Each category will include eco-friendly options as well. Shaw has been the exclusive flooring provider for the HGTV Green HomeMore »

Company C Returns to Atlanta With Expanded Showroom

Company C

ATLANTA—The HOME product center at AmericasMart welcomes more than two dozen new companies to its permanent showroom collection. One of the premier showrooms debuting in Building 1—the destination for HOME—is Company C, which returns to AmericasMart this January. The company, a designer and manufacturer of rugs, bedding, furniture and decorative accessories, has secured nearly 1,800More »

Surya Launches 35th Anniversary Celebration

Surya Launches 35th Anniversary Celebration

CALHOUN, Ga. — Surya celebrates 35 years in business in 2011, and will host parties at all eight of the markets it exhibits at during the year, starting with the Atlanta International Area Rug Market and the Las Vegas Market this month. The kick-off party will be this Friday, Jan. 14, at the Ritz-Carlton GrandMore »