Atlanta Market distributors happy with sturdy order-writing present

ATLANTA—Atlanta turned out a robust market final week.

Though visitors was down barely, in line with distributors, and expectations had been tempered attributable to rising Omicron infections within the trade, impending dangerous climate and some retail cancellations, most exhibitors stated the market turned out higher than they anticipated, with centered retailers and powerful order writing.

“Site visitors was down a little bit, however it has been a busy present,” stated Sagebrook Dwelling CEO Justin Kachan. “Enterprise has been regular,” stated designer Jamie Younger, founding father of her eponymous firm. “The people who find themselves listed below are prepared to

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Feizy opens 12 months spherical showroom in LV; provides new concierge service

Caption: Feizy’s 15,000-square-foot Las Vegas showroom is now open year-round to higher serve clients on the West Coast.

LAS VEGAS – Rug producer Feizy Rugs is beginning a brand new concierge program and has opened its showroom in Las Vegas year-round.

“We’re so excited to have our showroom on the Las Vegas Design Middle open year-round for our purchasers,” stated Justin Yeck, Feizy vice chairman of gross sales, advertising and marketing, improvement and design. “We’re opening the showroom in partnership with Vanguard who we’ve labored intently with for the previous 4 or 5 years. It’s fantastic to have the ability

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Ultrafabrics names director of product improvement, gross sales director

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — Ultrafabrics has employed two folks to take the posts of senior director of product improvement and European gross sales director.

As senior director of product improvement, Jennifer Hendren brings greater than 30 years of business expertise to her new function.

“We welcome not solely Jennifer’s business expertise, however her innate capacity to know what the market wants, earlier than it is aware of itself,” mentioned Danielle Boecker, co-founder and president. “Her capacity to deftly establish development and elegance whereas understanding efficiency and our model’s world mission makes her an ideal match and addition to our firm.”

Additionally,

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Vanguard buys former Drexel plant in North Carolina

CONOVER, N.C. – Vanguard Furnishings has acquired a former Drexel Furnishings manufacturing plant in Morganton, N.C. Recognized regionally as Drexel Plant #60, the 163,000-square-foot manufacturing facility can be restored, refurbished and stocked with new tools.

“This plant has a wealthy historical past and a really perfect footprint for making customized furnishings,” stated Vanguard President Andy Bray. “The constructing is on one degree, has excessive ceilings and can permit Vanguard to effectively warehouse supplies and ship completed furnishings.”

The plant will create as much as 150 new jobs and can be used to fabricate case items and fabric. Operations are set

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JuniperMarket affords in-person expertise facilities at winter markets

LAS VEGAS – Attendees of this week’s Atlanta Market and the upcoming Las Vegas Market could have the chance to work together in individual with Worldwide Market Heart’s newly-launched on-line market, JuniperMarket.

The IMC will host market kickoff occasions and JuniperMarket expertise facilities for present customers and new registrants in the course of the two markets.

“We approached the web market from the angle of an organization that’s been connecting consumers in B2B wholesale for a few years,” mentioned Invoice Furlong, Juniper CEO, in a latest press convention. “The cornerstone classes are those the place IMC has been a number

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MLK Jr. Day of Service

In honor of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on Monday, Jan. 17, 2022, the Residence Accents Immediately places of work can be closed.

Residence Accents Immediately offers business information, product traits and introductions, unique business analysis, shopper knowledge, retailer operations options, commerce present information and rather more.

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