Feb 24, 2003 Issue #24

Cover Story

828 seeks success in island styles

Area rug supplier 828 International Trading Company has signed the first licensing deal in its 10-year history, selecting Cabana Joe, the property built on designs of Joe O'Brien. The line will launch in April during furniture market in High Point, NC. 828's Cabana Joe rugs will be imported from China and made of 100 percent hand-hooked wool.