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Longtime Manufacturers’ Rep Don McEvoy Dies

Longtime Manufacturers’ Rep Don McEvoy Dies

DALLAS–Longtime manufacturers’ representative Don McEvoy passed away Tuesday, Sept. 28, after a long illness. He was 79 years old. McEvoy co-founded Donald McEvoy Ltd. with his wife Helen more than 45 years ago and was a critical part of the Dallas Market Center since the early 1960s. He was honored by the DMC and theMore »

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 »

Paragon to Acquire Kinder-Harris

Paragon to Acquire Kinder-Harris

ALBERTVILLE, Ala.–Wall decor manufacturer Paragon has acquired Kinder-Harris, a high-end wall art, lamp and accessory manufacturer based in Stuttgart, Ark. Kinder-Harris’ product line will be relaunched at the High Point Market next month in Paragon’s IHFC C203 showroom, along with other introductions.  “During this period of market consolidation, we have been approached by several companiesMore »

InterHall Celebrates 20 Years

InterHall Celebrates 20 Years

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Now marking its 20th year, InterHall at the IHFC has earned a reputation for housing what’s new, what’s hot and what will be the next big trend. To commemorate InterHall’s milestone, the IHFC plans a 20th anniversary celebration at the High Point Market for Sunday, Oct. 17, at 5:30 p.m. “InterHall is theMore »

East Meets West With New Eastern Legends Showroom

East Meets West With New Eastern Legends Showroom

LAS VEGAS–Eastern Legends brings high-end home furnishings to Las Vegas Design Center at World Market Center Las Vegas with a new 2,600-square-foot showroom. Eastern Legends has had a consistent presence at Las Vegas Market in recent years. “Eastern Legends has been a partner on the Market-only side for a number of years, and their expansionMore »

Artists Guild of America Opens New High Point Showroom

Artists Guild of America Opens New High Point Showroom

GARDENA, Calif.–Wall decor company the Artists Guild of America will debut its second showroom next month at the High Point Market. Located in #H435 in the International Home Furnishings Center’s Hamilton Wing, the new showroom is in addition to the company’s existing showroom in Showplace, #3123. “Our presence in High Point over the past 16More »

Biltmore Launches Initiatives to Showcase Licensed Products

Biltmore Launches Initiatives to Showcase Licensed Products

ASHEVILLE, N.C.–Biltmore’s home licensing division recently unveiled several new ways to showcase its licensed products. Each initiative is designed to make it easier for consumers to learn about and shop for the many different products Biltmore has to offer. These efforts include a new display in Biltmore’s Antler Hill Village, a catalog and an e-commerceMore »

NYIGF Scores High in Trade-Show Survey

NYIGF Scores High in Trade-Show Survey

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–The New York International Gift Fair took a top position among U.S. home and gift trade shows in a survey conducted by AMR International, according to a statement from GLM, the Gift Fair’s owner and manager. The AMR survey, which involved both attendees and exhibitors, found that NYIGF has an “established position andMore »