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HFN High Point, Tabletop Show Editorial Deadline: March 5

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN has started collecting new product information and high-resolution images for its editorial show coverage of both the High Point and tabletop markets in April. To be included, please send a brief product description, your company website and a hi-res image to us no later than Wednesday, March 5. Images (preferably jpegs, but weMore »

Dallas Market Center Wins ASID Designers’ Choice Award

Dallas Market Center Expands Gourmet, Handmade Opportunities

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center has been named the Best Business Services/Design Center at the second annual Designers’ Choice Awards, which is hosted by the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). The awards honor the ASID’s industry partners who were voted by Dallas ASID members as the best in their categories. This is the second win forMore »

ELK Group Promotes Haste, Ashley

James Ashley

NESQUEHONING, Pa.–ELK Group International has promoted industry veteran John Haste to senior vice president of sales and marketing, where he will assume the management of the company’s hospitality division, ELK Hospitality, along with his current responsibilities. In addition, James Ashley has been promoted to the position of senior vice president and has also recently takenMore »

Dallas Market Attendance Gains

Dallas Housewares & Gourmet, Total Home & Gift Markets Open

DALLAS-Attendance at the recent Dallas Total Home & Gift Market increased across multiple categories and regions, according to a statement from Dallas Market Center. Cindy Morris, the market center’s chief operating officer, said the market recorded an overall attendance increase and that “hundreds of new and expanded exhibitors were unveiled. Buyers showed up early andMore »

Las Vegas Summer Market to Feature Interior Designer Camp

IMC

LAS VEGAS–International Market Centers will partner with the organizers of Interior Design Camp, a two-day seminar hosted by Celebrity Interior Designers Kelli Ellis and Lori Dennis, for the this Summer Las Vegas Market. Information and event registration about Interior Design Camp is now on-line at designcamp.com. Interior Design Camp, to be held July 29-31 atMore »

WOWed in Vegas

Susan Gravely

LAS VEGAS–WithIt, the women’s leadership development network serving the home furnishings industry, honored five executives with its 2014 WOW Awards during the nonprofit’s annual dinner and gala reception held here Sunday night. Susan Gravely, founder and chief executive of Vietri, was presented the 2014 Legacy Award, which celebrates her significant lifetime contributions to the industry.More »

Goodness Celebrated in Vegas

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Five home decor, furniture and gift firms—Blue Mountain Arts, Chairtech, Palecek, Phillips Collection and Rizzy Home—have been selected by Las Vegas Market as winners of the second Global Goodness Awards, in recognition of their socially responsible products and business practices. The awards will be presented at the show this week. This socially-conscious awards program,More »