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7 W New York to Host Textiles Market and Carpet Show

7 W New York to Host Textiles Market and Carpet Show

NEW YORK—The 7 W New York showroom building will play host to both the New York Home Fashions Market and the New York International Carpet Show in mid-September. The carpet show is scheduled for Sept. 12-14, while the textiles market will take place from Sept. 13-17. To pull the two events together, 7 W NewMore »

Momeni Partners With ORIA to Help Pakistani Flood Victims

Momeni Partners With ORIA to Help Pakistani Flood Victims

CARLSTADT, N.J.–Partnering with the Oriental Rug Importers Association, Momeni has pledged to donate a portion of sales of its Pakistani rugs during September to weavers in Pakistan who have been affected by the floods. Momeni has purchased rugs from Pakistan for more than 30 years. “In addition to the personal tragedy affecting so many in thisMore »

Surya Announces Winner of iPad

Surya Announces Winner of iPad

CALHOUN, Ga.–Bona Griffieth, accessory buyer for Morris Home Furnishings, Dayton, Ohio, is the winner of Surya’s Apple iPad giveaway, which was eligible to all buyers who visited the company’s showroom during the recent Atlanta International Area Rug and Las Vegas markets. “We are always excited to offer special promotions and giveaways during our seasonal markets,”More »

Capel Rugs Names Arthur Senior Designer

Capel Rugs Names Arthur Senior Designer

TROY, N.C.–Lorie Arthur has been named senior designer, a new position, at Capel Rugs. She will report to Tami Watras, director of merchandising. Arthur has more than 20 years experience in textile design, product development, merchandising and sourcing, and previously served as director of product development and design for Artisan Design Group and Springs Industries.More »

ITM Names Cohen National Sales Manager

ITM Names Cohen National Sales Manager

CUMBERLAND, R.I.–International Textile Manufacturing has named Jeffrey Cohen to the newly created position of national sales manager. The move reflects the company’s emphasis on sales growth in the braided rug and door mat categories. Cohen, a home products industry veteran, was most recently senior vice president of sales at Ginsey Home Solutions. He previously servedMore »

Feizy Rugs to Unveil Showroom at New York Market

Feizy Rugs to Unveil Showroom at New York Market

NEW YORK–Feizy Rugs will celebrate the grand opening of its permanent New York showroom at the upcoming New York Home Fashions Market with the debut of “Escape,” the fourth lifestyle trend being added to the company’s Mystique theme.  Characterized as bold transitional and contemporary patterns with fresh, vibrant colors and a relaxed styling, pieces fromMore »

Capel Rugs Hires Spangler as Southwest Regional Sales Manager

Capel Rugs Hires Spangler as Southwest Regional Sales Manager

TROY, N.C.–Capel Rugs recently named Jim Spangler as southwest regional sales manager. He will cover the sales territory of Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. “Jim is a valuable addition to the Capel sales force, having experience in wholesale and retail sales,” said Allen Robertson, Capel Rugs’ vice president of sales.More »