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Dallas-- Feizy Rugs has hired Michael Ackelbein as its new vp of sales. Ackelbein is a veteran of the contract furniture industry who has held many executive level roles in sales in his nearly 30-year career. His most recent role was as evp at Corporate Source based here. More
Minneapolis-- Bedding manufacturer Siscovers will debut fourteen Crayola Bedding Collections at High Point Market next month. More
At the New York Market—WestPoint Home is marking its reintroduction of Martex this week with advertising and social media campaigns, as well as a sweepstakes run through Amazon.com More
At the New York Market — In tandem with its fifth anniversary this year, domestic rug manufacturer American Green Rug has opened a permanent showroom here. More
Atlanta— National Geographic , one of the world’s largest nonprofit scientific and educational organizations, has selected Atlanta-based Jaipur Rugs as a new licensee under its National Geographic Home Collection for North America. More
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March 23, 2015It’s go time. The showrooms are set. The sales sheets have been distributed. The appointment schedules mapped out. There’s a lot to see and talk about at this week’s New York Home Fashions Market. Based on previews and pre-market conversations, here’s what to keep an eye on. Better qualities. In just about every product category and regardless of pricing tier, qualities are improving. This isn’t just about lower cotton prices. (Although cotton prices have settled down, labor and freight costs have been climbing.) Microfiber constructions are better, too – getting heavier, lending fabrics a cottony hand ...
Home Alone 3
March 23, 2015While most of the rest of the semi-same world is focused on what’s really important this month — the college basketball playoffs — those of us in the good old home textiles industry will once more square off in that delightful exercise known as New York market week. It’s what we do. But in the spirit of competition, let’s get our brackets set for this sporting event where full-court presses, man-to-man defenses, picks and an inordinate amount of fouls are all part of the game. The Same Old Customers vs. New Prospects. A lot of vendors will complain there ...
March 11, 2015In just over four short years, Pinterest has grown into a retailer’s land of opportunity. As potential customers build their pin boards of intentions on the fanatically popular site, they are very likely to either expose your products to a world of other potential customers, or pin your product in their plans for a future purchase. So why should you add another social media destination to your marketing plan? That’s an easy question to answer. In the United States, researchers are saying that Pinterest is the top traffic source to retailer websites. Whether it’s planning for their ...
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