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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 »

Ralph Lauren Done Right

Ralph Lauren Done Right

By Allison Zisko Ralph Lauren is on a roll. As the spring show season begins, Ralph Lauren Home executives are confident they now have all the components needed for an integrated lifestyle presentation, with two distinct brands that do not overlap in price point or design yet share a common viewpoint. Product introductions at theMore »

Ralph Lauren Done Right: Lighting Up a Room

Ralph Lauren Done Right: Lighting Up a Room

While it is one of Ralph Lauren Home’s newest licensees, having signed with the company in December, Visual Comfort & Co. already has a long history with the iconic brand, having worked with it behind the scenes for more than 10 years. “We have always thought it would be a great fit for our companyMore »

High Point Market Authority Moving to Radio Building

High Point Market Authority Moving to Radio Building

HIGH POINT, N.C.–­The High Point Market Authority is moving into new offices following the April 2-7 Market. HPMA will occupy the seventh floor of the historic Radio Building, located at the corner of Main and Commerce Streets here. As of April 15, the HPMA’s new address will be 164 South Main Street, Suite 700, HighMore »

Bill Clinton to Speak at Las Vegas Market

Bill Clinton to Speak at Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS-Former President Bill Clinton will be the keynote speaker for the Summer 2011 Las Vegas Market, Aug. 1-5.  President Clinton’s speech, “A Conversation with Bill Clinton,” will focus on the challenge of globalization, emphasize our growing interdependence and point the way toward a common future based on shared goals and values. The conference willMore »

Laura Kirar Brunch During High Point Market

Laura Kirar Brunch During High Point Market

DALLAS–Celebrating its expansion in the Laura Kirar collection, Arteriors Home will hold a champagne brunch on Sunday, April 3, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in its showroom in the International Home Furnishings Center, Hamilton #320. Arteriors Home founder Mark Moussa and Kirar will host the event. Arteriors launched the collection from the designer aMore »

Mottega Brings Custom Table Lamps to High Point Market

Mottega Brings Custom Table Lamps to High Point Market

DALLAS—Mottega, a new online shop from Mark Moussa, offers consumers the chance to create their own table lamps. Only a few months old, the site will exhibit at next month’s High Point, where it will add two more color options: a chocolate brown called Espresso as well as Petal, a pink that will support theMore »