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GuildMaster Launches “Stories Made by Hand” Contest

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–GuildMaster has launched a contest calling for buyers to submit their favorite stories of how GuildMaster pieces have enhanced their lives for a chance to receive a $1,000 credit towards a future order. The contest will accept entries until Sunday, April 6. Buyers can enter by sharing their stories on the GuildMaster Facebook page,More »

ART to Offer Incentives, Networking in Vegas

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LAS VEGAS–ART will again offer its ART Card program at the upcoming Las Vegas Market, offering exclusive market specials and promotions to retailers who are ART members. Seventeen vendors are taking part this market—including a new vendor, Couture Lamps, and a new location for GuildMaster. Retailers who want to participate must show their ART cardsMore »

GuildMaster Unveils New Branding

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SPRINGFIELD, MO.–GuildMaster will unveil a new branding campaign and logo at the winter markets. The new logo will be featured at each of the GuildMaster showrooms, and will launch at the Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market, Jan. 7-14. This is the first phase of the campaign for 2014, featuring “Stories Made by Hand”More »

GuildMaster Opens Springfield, Mo., Showroom

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–GuildMaster has opened a designer showroom here. It joins the company’s other showrooms in Dallas, High Point, N.C., Atlanta and Las Vegas. “We are delighted to have a showroom located in the heart of the Midwest,” said Margaret Powers, GuildMaster vice president of sales. “Designers in Kansas City and St. Louis will now haveMore »

ART Elects Lowack, President; Andrulis, Executive Vice President

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CHARLOTTE, N.C.–ART, the creative home furnishings network, has a newly elected board of directors, as of Nov. 1. Mindy Lowack, Dallas Market Center, has become president of ART, succeeding Steve Crowder, GuildMaster, who will remain on the board as an advisor. In addition, Susan Andrulis of IMAX was elected executive vice president, John Clements ofMore »

Uttermost Names Parsons Designer; Opens High Point Satellite Showroom

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ROCKY MOUNT, Va.–Jim Parsons, the founder of GuildMaster and its former CEO and designer, has joined Uttermost as designer. Parsons has designed products globally, including product for a number of the top licensing brands, as well as private collections for several furniture manufacturers. He has also owned six different home furnishing stores. Parsons will beMore »

GuildMaster Emerges from Chapter 11; Investors Take Company Private

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–GuildMaster has officially emerged from Chapter 11 and will operate as a private company. Management and a small group of investors have purchased the company and committed more than $1 million of capital. A judge in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Missouri approved the reorganization plan, which had already beenMore »

Blog: Fun in the Sun

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LAS VEGAS-The Summer Las Vegas Market heated up as temperatures hovered past the 100-degree mark. Many tabletop newcomers to Vegas said they see the potential in this market. “I think this is going to become a major, major destination for gift buying,” said Kathy Pitts, president of Skyros Designs, which showcased its Villa Beleza dinnerware.More »