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HFN High Point, Tabletop Editorial Deadline: Sept. 5

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN has started collecting new product information and high-resolution images for its editorial show coverage of High Point Market and the Tabletop Show in October. To be included, please send a brief product description, your company website and a hi-res image to us no later than Friday, Sept. 5. Images (preferably jpegs, but weMore »

IMC: Las Vegas Market Garners Rave Reviews

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market announced that the just-concluded Summer Market was a success for both buyers and suppliers. According to Bob Maricich, CEO, International Market Centers, the strong positive reactions to Summer Market from participants are a direct result of the phased growth and enhancement of Las Vegas Market over the past two years. “JustMore »

Surya Breaks Ground on New Facility

Surya

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya broke ground this week on its new one million-square-foot warehouse and office headquarters in Cartersville, Ga. The new facility is located 15 minutes south of Surya’s current U.S. headquarters in Calhoun, Ga., which will continue to be used for warehousing some of the company’s more than 30,000 products. The facility is expected toMore »

F.J. Kashanian to Exhibit at NY Now

F.J. Kashanian

NEW YORK–F.J. Kashanian will exhibit at NY Now for the first time. The gift show will be held from August 16-20 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. F.J. Kashanian will show in booth #1675 on level three. “We actually have had many of our furniture and design customers tell us that the NY NowMore »

Las Vegas Winners Announced

IMC

LAS VEGAS–Eighteen people have received hotel and hospitality prizes in conjunction with Las Vegas Market, part of an inaugural “Block the Book” promotion sponsored by International Market Centers and Connections Housing last month. “Las Vegas Market continues to enhance market amenities and our ‘Book The Block’ campaign is proving to be an extremely fun andMore »

Last Call for New Products for Textiles Market

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its coverage of the New York Home Fashions Market in September. Vendors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of products that they plan to highlight in their showrooms. The deadline for submissions is today, Aug. 4. Manufacturers of bedding, bath products and window treatments should submit their information toMore »

Ron Insana to Keynote Las Vegas CEO Summit

Ron Insana

LAS VEGAS-CNBC analyst Ron Insana will be the keynote speaker at the Las Vegas Market CEO Summit next January, along with two other confirmed speakers. The forum will address businesses issues of importance to industry executives, including presentations on financial, operational and global subjects by some of the nation’s foremost visionary speakers. Steven Baker, viceMore »

Mohawk Q2 Net Jumps 80.6 Percent

Mohawk Industries

CALHOUN, Ga.-Improvements in productivity and cost controls teamed with a tick-up in sales to boost Mohawk Industries’ second-quarter net income by 80.6 percent, to $152.8 million. Jeffrey Lorberbaum, Mohawk’s chairman and CEO, cited the gains in productivity, the slimming of costs and successful product launches for the company’s burgeoning bottom line in the quarter, whichMore »