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Haden Joins C&F

Haden Joins C&F

NEWPORT NEWS, Va.—Kimberly Haden has been named marketing communications and innovation manager for C&F Enterprises, a newly created position for the company. Haden is responsible for leading C&F’s social-media and online marketing strategies, and its corporate communications. She reports directly to Edward Fang, the company’s president and owner. Before joining C&F, Haden was business developmentMore »

Boston Market to Offer Keurig Brewers

Boston Market to Offer Keurig Brewers

READING, Mass.—Keurig and its parent company, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, have reached an agreement with the Boston Market restaurant chain whereby more than 400 Boston Markets nationwide will offer Green Mountain coffee made with Keurig single-cup brewing systems. According to a Green Mountain statement, the rollout will begin this month and will be finished inMore »

Phillips Collection Relocates Office

Phillips Collection Relocates Office

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Phillips Collection, a leading manufacturer of high-end contemporary furnishings, has expanded its headquarters in High Point, NC to the former Rose Furniture Building on I-85 Business. The expansion of its Origins Collection and the need for more hybrid showroom and warehouse space necessitated a move to the new 166,000-square-foot facility, according to theMore »

Wilshire Launches Two New Websites

Wilshire Launches Two New Websites

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.–Wilshire Industries has launched two new websites for its retail buyers. WilshireIndustries.com is a corporate site integrating five brands, while IslandBamboo.com features the company’s signature brand of eco-friendly bamboo kitchenware. These sites give retail buyers from department stores to gourmet shops the ability to seamlessly browse and share with their teams information about moreMore »

Art?l Opens Shop in Prague

Art?l Opens Shop in Prague

PRAGUE–Luxury crystal glassware manufacturer Art?l has opened its new shop here, steps away from the city’s iconic Charles Bridge. “We are delighted to expand our presence in Prague,” said Art?l founder and director Karen Feldman. “Our Old Town boutique has been so well received that we wanted to put a footprint on the left bankMore »

Surtex 2011 Early Registration Up

Surtex 2011 Early Registration Up

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.—Early registrations for exhibitors at the May 2011 edition of Surtex have risen 29 percent to date over early registrations at this time last year for the 2010 Surtex, according to GLM, owner and manager of the trade show. GLM Vice President Penny Sikalis, Surtex’s manager, said renewing companies are locking up theirMore »

NY Design Center to Host Masquerade Ball

NY Design Center to Host Masquerade Ball

NEW YORK –The New York Design Center and The Alpha Workshops will host the fifth annual Masquerade Ball, a costumed evening benefitting the Alpha Workshops, on Oct. 27, 2010. With support from the design industry, this year’s goal is to raise $100,000 for The Alpha Workshops Studio School, which trains creative people living with HIVMore »

High Point Market Opens

High Point Market Opens

HIGH POINT, N.C.—The High Point Market began here on Saturday, Oct. 16, and runs through Thursday, Oct. 21. In addition to the thousands of home furnishings introductions in categories including furniture, lighting and floor covering, and events galore, for this year’s event the Market Authority has unveiled MyMarket, a Web site to allow attendees toMore »