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Kichler Lighting Acquires Commercial Lighting Manufacturer

Kichler Lighting Acquires Commercial Lighting Manufacturer

CLEVELAND-Kichler Lighting has purchased Teron Lighting Inc., a privately owned manufacturer of commercial lighting products headquartered in Fairfield, Ohio. “The acquisition of TLI allows us to take advantage of their core strengths, enabling us to better serve the commercial segment,” said Tony Davidson, CEO and president, Kichler Lighting. “As a family-owned company, Kichler is proudMore »

Kichler Hires New National Sales Manager

Kichler Hires New National Sales Manager

CLEVELAND–Kichler Lighting has named Eric Borden national sales manager. With 33 years of sales, marketing and product development experience in the lighting industry, Borden will be responsible for the leadership, planning and execution of all sales strategies and programs related to Kichler’s dealer channel. He reports to David Pamer, Kichler’s vice president of sales. MostMore »

Quick Registration Opens for Summer Las Vegas Market

Quick Registration Opens for Summer Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS—­Registration for the upcoming Summer 2011 Las Vegas Market Aug. 1-5 is now open, including Quick Reg, which allows returning attendees to register with just one click. Quick Reg allows retailers, designers, media and industry professionals planning to attend Summer 2011 Las Vegas Market to plan in advance and register online in order toMore »

Hearst Magazines and HGTV to Launch Magazine

Hearst Magazines and HGTV to Launch Magazine

NEW YORK–Hearst Magazines and HGTV are partnering to test a new magazine this fall, called HGTV Magazine. Sara Peterson, the former editor of Coastal Living, is the editor-in-chief of the new publication, which will cover the themes covered on the home and gardening cable channel, as well as go beyond what is featured on theMore »

Blog: Lighting, Rugs and Accessories Abound at High Point

Blog: Lighting, Rugs and Accessories Abound at High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C.–With the start of High Point Market this past weekend, manufacturers launched a number of new licenses and other programs to retailers. The Dick Idol collection launched at Crestview in lighting, wall decor, accessories and accent pieces. Before, these categories were split among manufacturers but now “we get to merchandise the category together,”More »

April High Point Market Opens Today

April High Point Market Opens Today

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The High Point Market opens today, with the newest wave of furniture, lighting, rugs and home decor products unveiled to the industry. New collections include Lexington Home Brands’ Henry Link Trading Co., a brand that has global influences and uses such materials as specialty veneers, marble, penn shell, embossed leather, aged metal, bamboo,More »

High Point Showroom Buildings Sold; Transition Staff Named

High Point Showroom Buildings Sold; Transition Staff Named

HIGH POINT, N.C.–As HFN reported yesterday, an entity called the High Point Acquisition Company has purchased the the showroom buildings Market Square Complex, Hamilton Market, 300 S. Main Street, Furniture Plaza, Plaza Suites, and the National Furniture Mart from MMPI properties for $139.5 million. These buildings and tradeshow spaces encompass 2.1 million square feet andMore »

High Point Showroom Buildings Sold for $139.5 Million

High Point Showroom Buildings Sold for $139.5 Million

HIGH POINT, N.C.–An entity called the High Point Acquisition Company has purchased the the showroom buildings Market Square Complex, Hamilton Market, 300 S. Main Street, Furniture Plaza, Plaza Suites, and the National Furniture Mart from MMPI properties for $139.5 million. These buildings and tradeshow spaces encompass 2.1 million square feet and represent some of theMore »