Lighting

GuildMaster Launches its Amazing Race Contest

GuildMaster Launches its Amazing Race Contest

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–Building on the success of its previous two GuildMaster tours, GuildMaster has launched the GuildMaster Amazing Race contest, which offers a dream trip around the world to one retailer and one sales representative. The trip will include stops in nine of the top global fashion capitals—to be determined by GuildMaster’s Facebook fans—or the winnerMore »

Stars Come Out in Vegas

Stars Come Out in Vegas

Bush Expands my/space CollectionBush Furniture added six new items to its my/space collection to address what the company said has been a strong consumer response to the brand. “This has been a very popular collection for Bush Furniture,” said Jim Sherbert, CEO of Bush Industries. “We’re confident that these recent additions to the line willMore »

Meyda Lighting Appoints Cohen New England Sales Manager

Meyda Lighting Appoints Cohen New England Sales Manager

YORKVILLE, N.Y.–Meyda Lighting has appointed Max Cohen to the additional post of New England area sales manager, where he will work closely with lighting showrooms, electrical distributors and specifiers throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine. He will service all customers in the region and help create complete custom and decorative lightingMore »

Evans Becomes Eastern Division Manager at E.L.K.

Evans Becomes Eastern Division Manager at E.L.K.

NESQUEHONING, Pa.–E.L.K. Lighting Group has named Jason Evans to the position of eastern division manager, reporting to James Ashley, vice president of sales and marketing. Among Evans’ duties will be managing the lighting showroom sales force in the eastern U.S. and implementing sales programs across the company’s brands: E.L.K. Lighting, Landmark Lighting, Sterling Industries, BaileyMore »

23rd Annual ARTS Awards Finalists Announced

23rd Annual ARTS Awards Finalists Announced

DALLAS-Dallas Market Center and the Accessories Resource Team (ART) have announced the 23rd annual ARTS Awards finalists in 24 categories in manufacturing and retail. Held each January during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, the ARTS Awards will be presented during a gala event on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, at the ARTS Awards newMore »

IMC: Las Vegas Market Summer Market Strong

IMC: Las Vegas Market Summer Market Strong

LAS VEGAS–The recent Las Vegas Market saw a surge in buyer attendance — both domestic and international — as well as almost 200 new companies exhibiting there for the first time, joining 1,300-plus exhibitors, according to International Market Center, which organizes the show.  In addition, the market’s Gift+Home show continued its trend of success withMore »

IMAX Worldwide Home Announces Promotion Winners

IMAX Worldwide Home Announces Promotion Winners

TULSA, Okla.-IMAX Worldwide Home has announced the winners of its On the Road Again! promotion, where customers who came to its showrooms during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market or Las Vegas Market this summer and placed at least a $1,500 order were eligible to win.More »

Lite Source Adds Sypher, Plans Larger Warehouse

Lite Source Adds Sypher, Plans Larger Warehouse

CHINO, Calif.–Rhett Sypher has joined Lite Source as Eastern regional sales manager, reporting to Ed Krasner, vice president of sales. Sypher was most recently at the lighting company Cyprus Point. Sypher will be based in Atlanta and handle Lite Source’s accounts east of the Mississippi River, while Krasner handles the western side. In addition, theMore »