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ARTS Awards Nominations Open, Interior Designer Category Added

ARTS Awards 2015

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center and ART are now accepting nominations for the 26th annual ARTS Awards, which recognize top manufacturers, retailers, designers and sales representatives worldwide. This year, there is a new category for interior designer, for a total of 27 different awards. In addition, the awards ceremony, traditionally on the Saturday of the Dallas TotalMore »

Surya Launches Instagram Contest

Surya

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya has launched a contest on Instagram, where designers and retailers can post a photo of themselves with a Surya tote bag in an interesting or unusual location for a chance to win Surya products. Surya hands out thousands of colorful jute tote bags at various markets and events every year and wants toMore »

Gaze at HFNmag.com’s Newest Gallery

Dallas

NEW YORK-Want to see more new product photos? Check out introductions planned for the Dallas lighting and gift markets next month at http://www.hfnmag.com/product-gallery/lighting-bright-lights-dallas-june-2014/

ELK Group Appoints Yeganhe to Western Division Sales Manager

ELK Group International

NESQUEHONING, Pa.–Sarah Yeganhe has been named to the position of western division sales manager for ELK Group. Yeganhe originally joined ELK Group during the company’s most recent acquisition of Lazy Susan USA in November 2013, where she had previously served as national sales manager. She will maintain her office in the company’s Los Angeles location.More »

ICFF Brings Delight and Design to New York

ICFF_beachballs

NEW YORK–The International Contemporary Furniture Fair showed the fun and the functional this week, featuring products for all types of spaces and surfaces. It ends today. Area rugs companies were an important part of the ICFF mix. Surya debuted as an exhibitor and showed a selection of its product categories, including handknotted and hide-on-hair rugs,More »

ELK Group Names Tremblay Southern Division Sales Manager

ELK Group International

NESQUEHONING, Pa.–David Tremblay has been named Southern division sales manager at ELK Group International. He will remain based in Atlanta and reports to James Ashley, ELK’s senior vice president of sales and marketing. The appointment is part of ELK Group’s continuing expansion of its sales management team, and Tremblay is tasked with managing the company’sMore »

Crystorama Ready to Launch Libby Langdon Collection

Libby Langdon

WESTBURY, N.Y.–Next month, Crystorama will unveil its new licensed line with noted interior designer, author and television personality Libby Langdon, her first lighting line. The initial launch at the Dallas International Lighting Market will include three collections: Jennings, Sylvan and Masefield. Jennings features a timeless polished nickel pattern with a graphic feel, and is aMore »

Safavieh to Roll Out Asian-Inspired Lamps in Las Vegas

Safavieh’s Serenity Buddha lamp

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–At Las Vegas Market this summer, Safavieh will expand its lighting line with a new collection of Asian-inspired table lamps. The 20 designs range from classic urn and temple jars in handpainted chinoiserie designs to modern interpretations of Foo dogs and Buddha sculptures in ceramic and metal. The new line includes patterns modeledMore »