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McCurdy to Become CEO of GLM; Steel, Little, Withiam to Leave

McCurdy to Become CEO of GLM; Steel, Little, Withiam to Leave

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–Charles McCurdy, CEO of GLM Holdings, the unit of Providence Equity Partners that acquired GLM in September, will become GLM’s CEO at the operating level, the company said today. The current management team of Alan Steel, GLM’s president, Jeff Little and Jack Withiam, senior vice president, will be leaving the company. Steel, LittleMore »

Dallas Market Center to Present Digital Day

Dallas Market Center to Present Digital Day

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center will hold Digital Day during the next Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, Jan. 18-24, 2012, offering attendees a full day of educational seminars led by digital marketing experts. Taking place Friday, Jan. 20, Digital Day will be conducted in the Internet Lounge, World Trade Center 1-147A. “As we continue to investMore »

Creative Co-Op Expands Las Vegas Showroom

Creative Co-Op Expands Las Vegas Showroom

LAS VEGAS–Creative Co-Op will relocate and expand to a new and larger showroom in Building C, Suite C-712 at the World Market Center, in time for Winter 2012 Gift+Home at Las Vegas Market. The Memphis, Tenn. based manufacturer and importer of decorative accessories and gifts will expand its showroom to nearly 9,000 square feet, aMore »

Bombay Forms Licenses with JLA, Zrike, StyleCraft, MVP

Bombay Forms Licenses with JLA, Zrike, StyleCraft, MVP

NEW YORK—The Bombay Co. has reached license agreements with four home furnishings companies. The brand has licensed with JLA Home on a collection of bed linens, bath accessories, window treatments, decorative pillows, throws and rugs. It has licensed with Zrike on a line of tabletop, and with StyleCraft on a grouping of table and floorMore »

Hinkley Renovating Dallas Showroom

Hinkley Renovating Dallas Showroom

DALLAS–Hinkley Lighting is redesigning its showroom here, and the unveiling in January will coincide with the company’s 90th anniversary year. The renovation plans incorporate innovative visual merchandising concepts, including distinctly designed category sections for chandelier, bath and outdoor, a “jaw-dropping” entrance, working vignettes that bring the product to life, and a state-of the-art Fredrick RamondMore »

Furniture Market Opens Today

Furniture Market Opens Today

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The fall High Point Market opens today with a plethora of events and trend-setting introductions. Notable debuts include the Martha Stewart Fine Furniture collection from ML Brands International, formed by upholstery maker Miles Talbot and case goods supplier Lefa. The Libby Langdon Upholstery Collection for Braxton Culler makes its world premier at theMore »

Biltmore to Host Contest with Vendor Partners

Biltmore to Host Contest with Vendor Partners

HIGH POINT, N.C.-Biltmore’s licensing division is conducting a “Passport to Biltmore Getaway” promotion at High Point next week with the help of six partner showrooms – Capel Rugs, Dimond Lighting, Encore/Sarreid, Habersham, Ridgeway and Whitecraft. The winner will receive a three-day, two-night package worth $1,000 at the four-star Inn on Biltmore Estate that includes aMore »

ART Vendors to Offer Discounts at High Point Market

ART Vendors to Offer Discounts at High Point Market

CHARLOTTE, N.C.–Seventeen member vendors of the Accessories Resource Team (ART) will participate in the ART card discount loyalty program for the upcoming High Point Market. Membership in ART is required and ART member retailers will need to show their membership cards to receive discounts on orders placed during market. Participating vendors (and their High PointMore »