Tag Archives: Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market

Trade Show Preview: Travel Plans for 2014

HFN

December is a time for planning. Along with organizing for the holidays and family gatherings, retailers and executives in the home furnishings world must also start firming up their plans for the plethora of trade shows to come in the new year. HFN’s Trade Show Preview for the first half of the year is hereMore »

AmericasMart to Highlight Milestone Anniversaries

AmericasMart

ATLANTA–AmericasMart will mark a number of anniversary celebrations during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market in January. Living. Outdoor/Indoor. The Gardens. collection will mark its 20th anniversary with an outdoor fabric fashion show, celebrations and giveaways, including a complete outdoor room and $20,000 of top outdoor living product. Inaugural category exhibitors Campania Int’l,More »

Howard Elliott to Exhibit at Atlanta Market

Howard Elliott Collection

CAROL STREAM, Ill.–The Howard Elliott Collection will exhibit for the first time at the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market this January, with a 1,800 square-foot showroom in AmericasMart’s Building 1, 13-F-1. The designer, manufacturer and importer of decorative mirrors, accessories and occasional furniture has signed a multi-year showroom lease, it said. “As theMore »

Outdoor Lifestyle: Fresh-Air Furnishings

Agio

By David Gill Summer may be coming to an end, but during this month, the home furnishings industry is focusing on what has been often called the “outdoor room.” Outdoor home furnishings are on the minds of consumers, retailers and manufacturers in September. This is the month in which the outdoor industry’s key trade show,More »

AmericasMart Reverts to Original 2014 Market Dates

AmericasMart

ATLANTA–AmericasMart said it will hold its Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market in 2014 on a Tuesday-to-Tuesday schedule, a change from a plan that was announced earlier this month and one that was based on feedback from buyers and exhibitors. The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market will be held for eight daysMore »

Ganz Acquires Noelle Brand

Ganz Acquires Midwest-CBK

TORONTO-Gift resource Ganz has swung a deal to purchase the Noelle brand of women’s fashions, accessories, gifts and other products. A purchase price was not disclosed in a Ganz statement. Under the terms of the deal, Noelle will continue to operate as a stand-alone company under its current management team, staff and operational infrastructure. ItMore »

Safavieh to Unveil Cross-Category Cowhide Program

Safavieh’s Ricardo

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Safavieh is launching a program of cross-category cowhide rugs, accent furniture, decorative pillows and lamps at the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, which begins today and runs through July 14 at AmericasMart, concurrent with the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market. Targeting growing demand from designer showrooms to big box stores, theMore »