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NY Now to Host More than 400 International Suppliers

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-More than 400 international vendors, representing 60 countries, will be among the exhibitors at the summer edition of NY Now. The show will have six international pavilions, which will include Brazil (represented by Worldwide Import/Export with 27 companies; France, represented by Ubifrance with 18 companies and Chambre Regionale de Metiers et de l’artisanatMore »

Amer Rugs to Host Afghan Weavers Delegation Later This Month

Amer Rugs

ATLANTA–Amer Rugs—along with its parent company, Saraswati Global, Ltd., one of the largest weaving syndicates in India—will host a delegation of 15 weaving companies from Afghanistan along with U.S. Department of Commerce representatives later this month. The visit is part of the Department of Commerce’s Afghanistan Investment and Reconstruction Task Force (AIRTF), and its mostMore »

Surya Teams With Project Mala to Support 160 Indian Students

Surya Project Mala

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya has partnered with international nonprofit Project Mala to sponsor 160 students in four classes at two schools in Northern India, an ongoing financial contribution that directly supports the children of weavers who live in the areas where Surya’s factories are located. Project Mala provides education, healthcare, nutrition and other benefits to children whoMore »

Surya Raises $38K for School Lunch Program in India

SuryaMilesForMeals

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya says its Miles for Meals initiative has raised more than $38,000 for Akshaya Patra, one of the world’s largest NGO-run school lunch programs. On Oct. 6, 24 Surya employees ran in the Allstate Atlanta 13.1 Marathon to raise funds for the charitable organization, which serves a freshly prepared, nutritious lunch each day toMore »

Nourison Sponsors Medical Clinic in India

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SADDLE BROOK, N.J.–Nourison has partnered with Care and Fair, which brings educational and health services to families living in the carpet producing areas of Nepal, Pakistan and India, to sponsor a medical clinic and dispensary in Bhadohi, India. Working through the Oriental Rug Importers Association (ORIA) Children’s Charitable Fund, Nourison will fund the clinic thatMore »

Alok Receives Social Responsibility Award

Alok Industries

DALLAS-The union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli in India has bestowed an award on Alok International for corporate social responsibility. The textiles manufacturer was cited for its work in the field of development of infrastructure and the improvement of living conditions of the people who live in the union territory. Alok has spinning andMore »