Kas Expanding 2014 Offerings to Pillows And Poufs
Lisa Casinger -- Home Textiles Today, December 6, 2013
SOMERSET, N.J. - KAS is making the move to additional home décor categories.
The rug vendor announced in a press release that it will launch its first pillows and poufs to kick off 2014. In addition, KAS will move into a new showroom in AmericasMart for the Jan. 7-14 Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market and Area Rug Market.
"The market is changing and the furniture business is becoming a large piece of the overall home furnishings business" said Rao Yarlagadda, company president. "We want to provide a full array of trend accessories for our customers in these channels that will help enhance their business. We are working hard to ensure that these expanded businesses are operated with the same level of excellent service that our customers have come to expect from us."
The new showroom, located in Merchandise Mart space 4-C-5, will provide KAS additional space to show off more than 200 new rugs and product category debuts. The showroom will feature vignettes of new product, conference and office areas, and a relaxation/bar area with fl at screen TV.
"2014 is projected to be a year of tremendous growth for us" said Wendy Reiss, vp of key accounts. "We needed a space to adequately show what we are trying to do in these new product categories and also be able to show more of our expanding rug line."
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