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Digging The Dump

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The off-price retailer continues to expand its brand By Andrea Lillo Don’t let the name fool you. While The Dump may focus on keeping prices low, its offerings include limited-edition and exclusive items including $12,000 rugs and $8,000 mattresses. “We feel that luxury shouldn’t be for the privileged few,” said Rob Pcholinski, regional manager, Atlanta/Chicago/Tempe.More »

Registration for Fall High Point Market Now Open

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HIGH POINT, N.C.–Registration for the Fall 2014 High Point Market is now open for buyers, international buyers, exhibitors, trade/industry, press and students. The Fall High Point Market will be held on Saturday, Oct. 18, through Thursday, Oct. 23. Online registration is available at highpointmarket.org or by phone at 336-869-1000.

Heritage Home Strengthens Brand Presence in High Point

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HIGH POINT, N.C.-Heritage Home Group will relocate each of its brands to all-new, distinct showrooms that occupy the third and fourth floors of Market Square here. The company is also re-configuring its previously occupied space in the IHFC for its Thomasville, Broyhill and Lane brands, according to International Market Centers, which owns Market Square andMore »

AMS Imports Completes Transition to New President/Owner

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AMHERST, Mass.–As of July 1, Taylor van der Mandele will be the new owner and president of AMS Imports, a transition that has been underway for a year. After 34 years at AMS Imports, founder Anne Schewe is retiring and will remain as a consultant to AMS. Van der Mandele joined the company last yearMore »

Four Home Furnishings Students to Receive Scholarships

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HIGH POINT, N.C.-Four new students have been selected to receive the Celia Moh Scholarship, granted to students bound for a career in home furnishings, for the 2014-2015 academic year. This year’s recipients are Emily Hardin, a senior interior design student at Mississippi State University; Samuel Patterson, a junior in the industrial design program at NorthMore »

Amer Rugs to Open First Las Vegas Showroom

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ATLANTA–Amer Rugs will debut at Las Vegas Market this summer, with the unveiling of its first permanent showroom at the market. Located in Building B, suite 421, the 2,500-square-foot showroom is Amer’s third new showroom in 18 months. “Customer convenience was the primary reason we chose suite 421, being in an area with other existingMore »

Hooker Q4, FY Net Drops

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MARTINSVILLE, Va.-Startup costs for two new businesses cut into Hooker Furniture’s bottom line for both the fourth quarter and the fiscal year. Fourth-quarter net income fell 45.9 percent to $2 million, bringing total net income for the fiscal year ending on Feb. 2 to $7.9 million, down 8.1 percent from the prior fiscal year. TheMore »

Surya Releases 752-Page Spring Catalog

Surya Catalog 2014

CALHOUN, Ga.–During the recent High Point Market, Surya released its spring 2014 catalog, which showcases 7,000 products across multiple home accessories categories, including newly launched lighting and mirror categories. The 752-page catalog features easy-to-navigate pages, more extensive product photography—including style shots for many collections—and enhanced product details. More than 5,000 rug designs across multiple constructionsMore »