ATLANTA–Dimond Lighting, the division of E.L.K. Lighting that debuted last year, will open a showroom later this month at AmericasMart, during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market. The 1,600-square-foot showroom will be located on the 12th floor of Building 1, #12-C-7, in the Home center. “Dimond’s strategic approach is simply customer-centric; to provide … More »
Nesquehoning, Penn.—E.L.K. Lighting has acquired certain assets of Baldinger Architectural Lighting/Louis Baldinger & Sons, an Astoria, N.Y.-based company that is closing. The deal was made through E.L.K.’s sister company, Mount Summit Lighting Inc., and was finalized June 25. Baldinger will become a separate division within E.L.K. and will offer two product lines: Baldinger Architectural Lighting … More »
DALLAS–The lighting industry descends on “Big D” today as the Dallas International Lighting Market opens as part of the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, which runs through Sunday, June 27. New lighting lines include couture lighting company 26th & Soho, which will be shown in the Elle Home and Lifestyle showroom, 523 WTC. This … More »
By Andrea Lillo Lighting introductions at this month’s Dallas International Lighting Market may range in styles, but overall clean design still reigns, and manufacturers differentiate collections by mixing materials, focusing on shapes or adding details such as crystals or specialty finishes. In addition, demands for lower price points and energy efficient options also continue to … More »
NEW YORK-The deadline for sending in new product information and high-resolution images for possible inclusion in HFN’s coverage of the Las Vegas Market in August is Monday, July 12. To submit information on rugs, lighting, or accessories, contact Andrea Lillo, firstname.lastname@example.org; for mattresses, David Gill, email@example.com; and for furniture, Warren Shoulberg, firstname.lastname@example.org.
ROCKY MOUNT, Va.–Uttermost will give away three iPads as part of its launch into social media. The giveaway is for Uttermost’s “New Product Ideas” contest, where retailers and designers are invited to share their suggestions for Uttermost’s product line by clicking the “Enter to Win” tab at facebook.com/UttermostCo. Suggestions can include sketches and illustrations, and … More »
GARDEN CITY, N.Y.–WAC Lighting’s lighting fixtures will be featured on the Discovery Channel’s Construction Intervention for the second consecutive week. Scheduled to air May 28 at 7 p.m., the episode follows the show’s host, Charlie the Bulldog Frattini, and his crew as they renovate the STARS Youth Center, a 100-year-old structure that experienced fire and … More »
By Warren Shoulberg The Conran Shop has moved downtown—and downstairs too. The iconic home furnishings store—a cornerstone of contemporary design and often the launch point of important new products—is marking its second decade in the United States with an entirely new store in an entirely new location. But it’s still very much Terence Conran’s place. … More »