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Wireless coverage enhanced at AmericasMart Atlanta

ATLANTA — AmericasMart Atlanta has partnered with Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation’s largest 4G LTE and 3G networks, to create a fully functional wireless communications environment spanning its entire facility of more than seven million square feet.

Installation is now complete on a Distributed Antenna System (DAS) that will deliver improved wireless coverage, capacity and data speeds for Verizon Wireless customers on every floor, in every showroom and exhibit hall across the three-building AmericasMart campus. Continue reading Wireless coverage enhanced at AmericasMart Atlanta

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Atlanta International Area Rug Market: Event to feature new layout, latest innovations

By Jenna Lippin 

Volume 27/number 15; December 3/10, 2012

The winter session of the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, which will be held Jan. 10 to 13, has the industry excited about new displays, hot products and educational seminars.

The biggest change attendees will witness is the incorporation of rugs with other home furnishings. The winter market will address “the changing needs of customers with a massive rebranding of Floor 4 in Building 1 to showcase the integration of area rugs and home furnishings and home accents,” according to AtlantasMart spokesperson Lisa Bokovoy. Continue reading Atlanta International Area Rug Market: Event to feature new layout, latest innovations

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Karastan to expand, remodel AmericasMart showroom

Atlanta—Karastan will expand and remodel its AmericasMart flagship showroom to showcase a broader, deeper product mix in preparation for the Jan. 10-13 Atlanta International Area Rug Market featuring the National Oriental Rug Show (NORS), Jan. 11-13.

The expansion will give Karastan, the long-time premier manufacturer of machine-made area rugs, more than 7,000 square feet of space in its existing location on Floor 3 of Building 1. The new space will fully support several new line extensions. Continue reading Karastan to expand, remodel AmericasMart showroom

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AmericasMart Atlanta establishes home/rug floor

Rebranding. Officials at AmericasMart are integrating home furnishings with area rugs on Floor 4 of Building 1.

ATLANTA—In a bold move to address the changing needs of customers, AmericasMart Atlanta is rebranding Floor 4 of Building 1 by integrating home furnishings and accents with area rugs. The new Home & Rug floor will unveil its expanded product mix during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, scheduled to take place Jan. 9 to 16 (temporaries Jan. 10 to 15), which will run in conjunction with the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Jan. 10 to 13. Continue reading AmericasMart Atlanta establishes home/rug floor

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AmericasMart Atlanta establishes Home & Rug floor, Four Hands relocates and expands

Atlanta – In a move to address the changing needs of customers, AmericasMart Atlanta is rebranding Floor 4 of Building 1 in the AmericasMart complex by integrating home furnishings and home accents with area rugs. The new Home & Rug floor will unveil its expanded product mix during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, January 9-16. Continue reading AmericasMart Atlanta establishes Home & Rug floor, Four Hands relocates and expands

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Atlanta Summer Market heats up rug market

Atlanta—Chip Wade, noted HGTV personality and a strong supporter of using flooring as the anchor of a room’s design, was one of the many highlights at for those attending the summer edition of the Atlanta International Area Rug Market and overlapping Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market. Continue reading Atlanta Summer Market heats up rug market