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THE RUG SHOW RETURNS TO LA, ANNOUNCES 2020 DATES




LOS ANGELES -- The Rug Show returns to the City of Angels in 2020 at the Los Angeles Convention Center from March 27-29.
 

 
 
ANNOUNCING THE PANTONE COLOR OF THE YEAR 2020: CLASSIC BLUE


A timeless and enduring blue, Pantone's 2020 Color of the Year, 19-4052 Classic Blue, is elegantly simple and an area rug favorite.

NEW YORK -- Instilling calm, confidence, and connection, Pantone's 2020 Color of the Year, 19-4052 Classic Blue, highlights a desire for a stable foundation on which to build as we enter a new era.


 
SURYA OPENS FOURTH LUXURY TO-THE-TRADE SHOWROOM

Surya debuts its fourth designer-driven showroom, in a 7,000 square foot space at the Boston Design Center, and showcases its bespoke rug options.

BOSTON -- Surya announced today that its 7,000 square foot, to-the-trade Boston showroom, located in the Boston Design Center, is officially open for business. 
 

 
 
DOMOTEX 2020 SHOWCASES INTEGRATED FLOORING, WALL AND CEILING DESIGN
 
 
Oriental Weaver's Seychelles -- a modern machine-woven tapestry featuring an atmospheric, abstract pattern in cool tones, available in five sizes -- will be featured in DOMOTEX 2020 Floor & More display.

HANOVER, Germany -- The keynote theme for DOMOTEX 2020, which runs from Jan. 10-13, is "ATMYSPHERE."
 

 
CARPET DESIGN AWARDS RELEASES 2020 SHORTLIST IN ADVANCE OF DOMOTEX
 
 Among the finalists for the Carpet Design Awards at Domotex -- and among those chosen in the new category Best Modern Design -- is Feathers Round, designed by Maarten De Ceulaer for cc-tapis.
 
HANOVER, Germany -- The finalists for the much-anticipated 15th edition of the Carpet Design Awards at Domotex in January have been announced.


 
FEIZY PROMOTES JUSTIN YECK TO VP SALES & MARKETING 

DALLAS -- Feizy Rugs has promoted Justin Yeck to Vice President of Sales and Marketing, reporting to Cameron Feizy, company principal.


 
SURYA TO SHOWCASE VINTAGE RUGS, TEXTURES & HAND-CRAFTED TOUCHES AT  WINTER MARKETS

Surya will showcase its new one of a kind area rugs at winter markets in Dallas and Atlanta. Shown, a one of a kind hand-knotted rug, design 1024, crafted of hand-spun wool.
 
WHITE, Ga. -- Rugs and accessories will feature a cohesive, trend-driven style, at Surya showrooms during the Dallas and Atlanta markets.
 

 
 
LAS VEGAS MARKET ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE LINEUP OF 30+ SEMINARS AND EVENTS FOR WINTER MARKET


 
LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas Market announced today a comprehensive lineup of programming for Winter 2020 Las Vegas Market.


 
 
NOW CARPETS' OUTDOOR RUG HONORED BY BDNY FOR PRODUCT DESIGN
 
The indoor-outdoor Palma collection by Spanish rug design studio NOW Carpets is a flooring winner illustrating the hospitality market's appetite for function, aesthetics and innovation. 

NEW YORK -- At the hospitality design-focused BDNY held earlier this month, flooring products from Trinity Surfaces, Florim, and NOW Carpets were recognized for function and aesthetics and innovation.
 

 
 
DOMOTEX ASIA/CHINAFLOOR EXPANDS, GROWS ITS DESIGN FOCUS


SHANGHAI, China -- The Domotex Asia/ChinaFloor announces the expansion of its design and conference area and welcomes new and returning brands.
 

 
 
HILARY FARR'S FIRST RUG COLLECTION: WHY KALEEN'S CUSTOMERS "LOVE IT"


 Monty Rathi of Kaleen and licensing partner Hilary Farr of Hilary Farr Designs meet and greet VIP buyers and designers at the High Point Market preview of their inaugural rug collections.

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- The making of a celebrity designer licensed rug collection can range from tacit approval to hands-on nitty-gritty -- and Hilary Farr's mega rug launch with Kaleen falls into the latter category.


 
NOURISON'S CALVIN KLEIN AREA RUG RELAUNCH REFLECTS ICONIC STYLE THAT RESONATES WITH PERCEIVED VALUE


Julie Rosenblum and Alex Peykar of Nourison introduce VIP retailers to new Calvin Klein area rug collections at a High Point Market relaunch event.  Riverstone, right, was a top seller.

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Nourison rolled out three new Calvin Klein licensed collections which signify the iconic brand's return to its elegant minimalist roots at a relaunch event for VIP retailers at the fall 2019 High Point Market.


 
SURFACES SHOW NAMES CELEBRITY DESIGNER JENNIFER FARRELL ITS 2020 DESIGN VISIONARY

DALLAS -- The SURFACES show is debuting a dramatic new feature called The Style Hub at The DISH at the upcoming January 2020 event and has named Jennifer Farrell its 2020 design visionary.



 
THE EXPO AT WORLD MARKET CENTER GOES VERTICAL

 
 The Expo at World Market Center, a new 315,000-square-foot facility on schedule for July 2020 opening in Las Vegas.
 
 LAS VEGAS -- International Market Centers (IMC) announced today that construction of The Expo at World Market Center Las Vegas, a new 315,000-square-foot exhibition facility in downtown Las Vegas, has gone vertical.

 
 
RETAIL INSIGHTS: MARGIE O'KRENT TALKS RUGS AT O'KRENT ABBEY FLOORING CENTER IN SAN ANTONIO 
Margie O'Krent,VP, and husband Sam O'Krent, president, at their namesake flooring center, which sells programmed and custom rugs, broadloom and hard surface flooring. 

SAN ANTONIO -- O'Krent's Abbey Flooring Center in San Antonio has been selling rugs for more than 100 years, and remains committed to the category at its 34,000 square foot showroom - the largest retail floor covering store in Texas.


 
 
DIFFA BY DESIGN REPLACES DINING BY DESIGN WITH 3-DAY IMMERSIVE
DESIGN EXPERIENCE

Formerly co-located with the Arch Digest Design Show, Dining by Design transforms into DIFFA by Design in 2020 with a new NYC location and opportunities for luxury product makers. 

NEW YORK --  Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) is has announced the launch of DIFFA BY DESIGN, to be held March 26 - March 28 at an all-new NYC location. 



 
KALATY CAPS 40TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR WITH DEBUT OF TWO COMPREHENSIVE CATALOGS


A room scene from Kalaty's first standalone catalog featuring the company's 15 K-TWO collections illustrates the fashion-forward looks offered at more affordable price points. 

HICKSVILLE, N.Y. -- As the 40th anniversary year of Kalaty Rug Corp.'s founding in the U.S. draws to a close, the company the debuts two full-color catalogs that showcase its impressive area rug product line. 


 
MOHAWK TESTS DIY MERCHANDISING CONCEPT FOR BIG BOX RETAILERS

Mohawk's new shop within a shop concept focuses on DIY decorating with color stories that are resonating at retail, such as the updated red, white and blue in the company's Harbor palette.

NEW YORK -- Mohawk Home debuts "Discover the DIY: Designer in You," a sophisticated new concept for merchandising its programmed, accent and scatter rugs at big box retailers.


 
NOURISON CATALOGS HONORED FOR GDUSA 2019 AMERICAN INHOUSE DESIGN AWARDS


The 2020 Nourison Collective Catalogs, Volume 1 + 2, honored with GDUSA's American Inhouse Design Awards.

SADDLE BROOK, N.J. -- Nourison has been honored for Graphic Design's (GDUSA) 2019 American Inhouse Design Awards. 


 
JAIPUR LIVING LEAVES AMERICASMART, INVITES CUSTOMERS TO ITS HQ

ACWORTH, Ga. -- Jaipur Living has made a strategic decision to leave AmericasMart and its Atlanta Market showroom. 


















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