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Mohawk Home Presents Wine and Cheese event to launch Bob Timberlake partnership

Screen Shot 2014-07-02 at 3.16.37 PMSugar Valley, Ga. — Mohawk Home will host a Wine and Cheese event, taking place at the Atlanta Rug Market in the Karastan showroom, AmericasMart 3-A-1, on Wednesday, July 9 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, featuring Bob Timberlake Swine Wine. The reception will offer attendees the opportunity to enjoy wine and cheese and converse with Timberlake to discuss his inspiration and artistic vision for the beautiful new Bob Timberlake Collection.

“The American Rug Craftsmen and Karastan brand are synonymous with enduring quality and exceptional style. Passion and artistic expression extend into every facet of our company,” said Brandon Culpepper, vice president of specialty sales for Mohawk Home. “We are excited about delivering rich, memorable experiences, from the rugs we design to the events that we host. Attendees can expect to be inspired and surrounded by refined taste and great people.”

The Bob Timberlake Collection will offer a broad range of styles, all with Timberlake’s signature creativity. Timberlake rugs will range from woven rugs made of soft, renewably resourced SmartStrand and rugs crafted of Permastrand to printed nylon rugs and even braided rugs.

 

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Wools of New Zealand popular at upcoming markets

Marietta, Ga. — Seventeen Wools of New Zealand brand partners will be celebrating the beauty, softness and durability of New Zealand wool in the Wools of New Zealand pavilion at the 2013 Surfaces event, Jan. 29 to31, in Las Vegas. On a 19,000-square-foot oasis of green carpet, the group will fill the convention floor with eco-fabulous fashions and diverse designs. Continue reading Wools of New Zealand popular at upcoming markets

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Mohawk SmartStrand now available in area rugs

Sugar Valley, Ga.—Mohawk Home is reintroducing a familiar name from its past, American Rug Craftsmen (ARC), with renewed design and style.

“This is a change from American Rug Craftsmen brand, which Mohawk absorbed in 1993,” said Brandon Culpepper, vice president of specialty sales for Mohawk. “There is a void in the marketplace, and we see American Rug Craftsmen filling that void as the consumer landscape continues to change. Our research indicates a growing demand for American-made goods and American customer service—which is exactly what American Rug Craftsmen is all about. Continue reading Mohawk SmartStrand now available in area rugs

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Nourison to launch two new Joseph Abboud rug collections

Saddle Brook, NJ —Nourison will launch two exciting new rug collections under the Joseph Abboud brand at the Atlanta Rug Market in January 2013.

The Griffith Collection is quintessentially Joseph Abboud and recreates classic designs to suit today’s cosmopolitan trends. Made of New Zealand wool blends, these striking and fashion forward rugs bring contemporary color palettes to the forefront. From an updated houndstooth pattern to an exciting new twist on a border rug, the Griffith Collection offers a fresh perspective to classic patterns. Griffith offerings are vailable in size ranges from 2.3×7.5 up to 9.6×13 and retail priced from $299 to $2,499. Continue reading Nourison to launch two new Joseph Abboud rug collections

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AmericasMart advances its digital strategy with Wi-Fi access

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Atlanta As part of ongoing efforts to continually improve its campus and Market guest experience, AmericasMart has partnered with iBAHN, the global leader in IP-based entertainment and information services for the hospitality and meeting industries, to offer access to a state-of the-art Wi-Fi network.  AmericasMart now has Wi-Fi on all temporary tradeshow floors, Living, Outdoor/Indoor, The Gardens, building lobbies and meeting room spaces. Continue reading AmericasMart advances its digital strategy with Wi-Fi access

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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