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JAIPUR NAMED TO INC
MAGAZINE'S 500/5,000 LIST

NEW YORK – Jaipur has been named to the 2014 Inc. Magazine 500/5,000 list of America's fastest-growing privately held companies for its three-year sales growth of 101%. This year Jaipur ranked 3,338.


 

NOURISON PARTNERS WITH PEANUTS LEGACY TO LAUNCH NEW COLLECTION

Nourison's Peanuts collection

SADDLE BROOK, NJ – Nourison has joined forces with Peanuts Legacy to introduce a new collection based in Charles Schulz’s Peanuts comic strip and characters. The collection will be available at retail in 2015, according to Steven Peykar, principal of Nourison.


 

HAROUNIAN RUGS RETURNS
TO HIGH POINT MARKET

NEW YORK -- Harounian Rugs International is returning to a permanent showroom in High Point, according to Lee Harounian, president. The new 3,000 sq. ft. showroom is located on the third floor of the IHFC Building's Green Wing (G-365). It will be open for the  International Home Furnishings Market,  October 18 to 23, 2014.


 

SURYA NAMED TO INC. 500|5,000 LIST
FOR FOURTH STRAIGHT YEAR

CALHOUN, GA – Surya has been named to the 2014 Inc. magazine 500/5,000 list of America's fastest-growing privately held companies for the fourth straight year. This year Surya ranked 2,818, moving up from a ranking of 2,884 last year.


 

TAMARIAN TO SHOW AT HISTORIC ALTMAN BUILDING AT SEPT 7 TO 9 NY MARKET

Tamarian Glypha Blue Grunge is a classic 100-knot Tibetan quality. Made of wool, it has a suggested retail price of $100 sq. ft .


NEW YORK -- Tamarian Carpets will exhibit at the Historic Altman Building Sept. 7 to 9, 2014 during  the New York fine rug and carpet shows.


 

EXHIBITOR ROSTER SET FOR
METRO MARKET SEPT 8 TO 11, 2014

NEW YORK/ NEW JERSEY – Organizers for Metro Market Week have announced the roster of exhibitors participating in this year’s event. The 11th annual edition of Metro Market Week is scheduled for Monday, Sept. 8 to Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 at participating rug showrooms in the New York/New Jersey metropolitan area.


 

RUG SHOW AT JAVITS ANNOUNCES
ROSTER OF EXHIBITORS

 NEW YORK -- The Rug Show at Javits has announced its roster of exhibitors. Nearly 40 vendors will participate. The show will take place Sept. 7 to 9 at the Jacob Javits Center, 655 West 34th St. between 11th Ave. and Route 9A.


 

NEW EXHIBITORS ADDED TO
10TH ANNIVERSARY ROSTER OF NYICS

Jan Kath Design

NEW YORK -- Several  luxury rug vendors, including leading international carpet producers, have recently signed up for the 10th anniversary edition of The New York International Carpet Show, according to Dennis Dodds, owner and founder. The show runs Sunday. Sept. 7 to Tuesday, Sept. 9 at The Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th St.


 

CAPEL CREATES VIRTUAL TOUR
OF ATLANTA SHOWROOM

TROY, NC – Capel Rugs has teamed up with Google Business View to create a virtual tour of its 9,000 sq. ft. AmericasMart showroom 6-F-2 in Atlanta. To take the tour, click here.


 

AMADI TO OFFER BUYER
DISCOUNT DURING NYICS

NEW YORK – Amadi Carpet will host a buyer special in honor of the company's Sakhi Women’s Weaving and Educational Center’s Fall collection during the NYICS Sept 7 at 2 p.m. at the Amadi showroom located at 125 West 18th Street, here.


 

AMERICASMART NAMES BROWARD
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT

ATLANTA – Douglas Broward has been named executive vice president of marketing, according to Jeffrey L. Portman, vice chairman and president of AmericasMart parent AMC, Inc. Broward's appointment was made by the AMC, Inc. board at its quarterly meeting.


 



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KALATY RUG LAUNCHES
SOCIAL MEDIA CONTEST

HICKSVILLE, NY – Kalaty Rug Corp. has launched a new contest designed to engage consumers via the company’s active social media programs. The contest, which began Monday, Aug.18,2014,  is called “Selfie with Kalaty” and will run through midnight  Sept. 18,2014.


 

LAS VEGAS MARKET ANNOUNCES
BEST BOOTH WINNERS

LAS VEGAS – The B. S. Trading Rug, Caitlin Wilson Textiles, dar Living, Hester & Cook, Millefiori Milano and Torre & Tagus were the recipients of the “Best Booth” award presented by World Market Center during the Summer Las Vegas Market, according to Bob Maricich, chief executive officer, International Market Centers.


 

SHIPMENTS OF CARPET AND RUGS TO U.S.
GROWS 12.44% IN FIRST HALF 2014
By Lissa Wyman

WASHINGTON, DC -- World-wide imports of carpets and rugs to the U.S. grew 12.44% in dollars in the first half of 2014 according to figures recently released by the  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textile & Apparel. Including both wool and man-made fiber products, first half 2014 shipments amounted to $989.385 million compared to $879.906 million in first half of 2013.


 


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SURYA LAUNCHES NEW
VIRTUAL SHOWROOM

CALHOUN, GA – Surya has launched an interactive, 360 degree virtual tour of its 30,000 sq. ft. Las Vegas Market showroom C-400. Using Google Business View technology, the tour enables designers and retailers to access and browse Surya’s latest product offerings across all categories via any web-enabled computer or mobile device. To take the virtual tour, click here.


 

INTERTEXTILE SHANGHAI HOME TEXTILES
SCHEDULED FOR AUGUST 27 TO 29, 2014

SHANGHAI, CHINA – The Intertextile Shanghai Home Textile trade fair will  take place Aug. 27 to 29, 2014 at the Shanghai New International Expo Center here.


 

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BAMBOO SILK OFFERS LUXURY LOOK
AT AFFORDABLE PRICE POINTS

By Mahmud Jafri
CEO
Dover Rug & Home
Natick, MA.

NATICK, MA -- The luxury home market is on the rise. Consumers are starting to put more thought into the smallest details of their homes, no longer just focusing on the look of the items in the home but also the materials.


 

COURISTAN ANNOUNCES
CUSTOM AREA RUG PROGRAM

Couristan Custom Area Rug Display
 


FT. LEE, NJ -- Couristan, Inc., has introduced a consumer and dealer-driven Custom Area Rug Program. 


















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