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Made in America Pavilion to Debut in Vegas

Made in America Pavilion to Debut in Vegas

LAS VEGAS – World Market Center will debut a new Made in U.S.A. pavilion for the upcoming Winter 2012 Las Vegas Market, Jan. 30 – Feb. 2, featuring American-made products from nearly 40 companies. This showcase follows on the successful launch of the American pavilion at Suites at Market Square at the Fall High PointMore »

Dallas Lighting Market Opens Today

Dallas Lighting Market Opens Today

DALLAS–The lighting market kicks off the new year with the opening today of the Dallas International Lighting Market. Many companies are debuting renovated or new showrooms at market, and among the lighting companies unveiling them today include Adesso (TM 4-4906) at 1:45 p.m., Light Source, Inc. (TM 4-4804) at 2:30 p.m. and Artcraft Lighting (TMMore »

Dozens of New and Expanded Showrooms to Debut in Dallas

Dozens of New and Expanded Showrooms to Debut in Dallas

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center today announced that many of its showrooms will celebrate openings, expansions and relocations with ribbon cutting ceremonies during this week’s Total Home and Gift Market, which runs today through Jan. 24. The market includes the Dallas International Lighting Market, which runs tomorrow through Jan. 23. The schedule for ribbon cutting ceremonies isMore »

ART Announces Dallas ART Card Participants and Market Events

ART Announces Dallas ART Card Participants and Market Events

CHARLOTTE, N.C.–Accessories Resource Team, the association for the decorative accessory segment of the home furnishings industry, has announced the 16 vendors participating in the organization’s ART card program during the Dallas Total Home and Gift Market, which starts today. In addition, ART will host various events during market, including a mini-seminar series. The ART cardMore »

Currey & Co.’s Bob Craig Passes Away

Currey & Co.’s Bob Craig Passes Away

ATLANTA–Currey & Co.’s sales representative Bob Craig passed away on New Year’s Day on the golf course, after having a heart attack. He was 74, and represented the company for more than 20 years. He lived in the Fort Lauderdale, Fla., area.  “It would be easy to describe Bob Craig as the consummate salesman, butMore »

Philips’ Bulb-Free Cielo to Debut in Dallas

Philips’ Bulb-Free Cielo to Debut in Dallas

ELGIN, Ill.–At this week’s Dallas International Lighting Market, Philips will introduce Cielo, a pendant that has the look of a modern light shade but with no visible light source or bulb inside. Instead, Cielo uses 24 2.5 watt Philips Luxeon LEDs, which are embedded between a fabric shade and its acrylic housing.  The company willMore »

Dallas Market Center Publications Go Digital

Dallas Market Center Publications Go Digital

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center’s full suite of custom publications — InStore, The Source, Light Source and Christmas Source — are now available for free download on the Dallas Market Center website. “The positive feedback we receive from retailers encouraged us to offer our award-winning custom publications in a new digital version,” said Cindy Morris, chief operatingMore »

Dallas Market Center Launches Mobile App

Dallas Market Center Launches Mobile App

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center has released a comprehensive mobile application, downloadable from the iTunes and Android app stores. Named DallasMarket, the app includes multiple tools to help buyers navigate market and keep up to date on DMC news and events. In addition, from now until Jan. 31, DMC will donate eight meals per download to FeedingMore »