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Martin Ploy AICO
Martin Ploy

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Elects New Officers

The Board of Directors of the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Inc. has elected new officers and board members for 2020. Martin Ploy, President, AICO/Amini Innovation Corp, has been…
Leanne Ford
Leanne Ford

Leanne Ford Partners with Legrand as Brand Ambassador

Legrand, a global specialist in electrical and network infrastructure solutions, is delighted to announce Leanne Ford, celebrated interior designer and star of HGTV’s “Restored by the Fords,” as its…
Universal Elle Decor Cafe Plaza Hotel
Photographer: Cory Dawson

Universal Furniture Teams up With Elle Décor for Plaza Hotel Makeover

New York’s historic Plaza Hotel received a makeover recently with the help of modern interiors magazine Elle Décor and Universal Furniture. Elle Décor called on A-list designer Sasha Bikoff to…
John Rains
John Rains

IMAX Worldwide Home Promotes Bulak, Rains to New Vice President Posts

IMAX Worldwide Home has named John Rains, former Vice President of IT Systems and eCommerce Sales, as Vice President of Sales, and Arda Bulak has been promoted to Vice President of Marketing and…
Ethnicraft Urban Geometry Tray collection
Ethnicraft's Urban Geometry Tray collection

Ethnicraft and Notre Monde Announce Merger

Ethnicraft and Notre Monde have announced a merger that will go into effective as of Jan. 1, 2020. All Notre Monde products will be integrated into the Ethnicraft portfolio, and Notre Monde as an…
Whom Home
(Photo: Catherine Asanov)

Digital Brand Whom Home Launches To-The-Trade Program

Whom Home announces the launch of its to-the-trade program for interior designers and specifiers. The digitally native vertical brand, which debuted to consumers in 2019, offers mid-priced home…

King Koil Revamps Website

As part of its corporate rebranding around the tagline “We Bring Sleep Home,” leading mattress manufacturer King Koil has completed the redesign of its website to reinforce the relationship between…

Dôme Deco Signs With Style Connection, In-Detail

Dôme Deco this week announced that starting Jan. 2, the company will be represented by Style Connection in the Northeast (New England & Mid-Atlantic) and In-Detail in the TOLA region (TX/OK/LA/AR…
Japan House
While wood bending is the most recognized HIDA technique, the traditional practice of hand carving wood using knife and chisel is an essential skill passed on from generation to generation. (Photo by Takaya Sakano)

Japan House Announces New Exhibition

Japan House Los Angeles has announced the exhibition “HIDA | A Woodwork Tradition in the Making,” which brings Japanese woodcraft from its spiritual homeland of the Hida region of Japan to Los…

SUNPAN Launches Mobile Site

In-line with a recent website overhaul, SUNPAN has launched a freshly optimized mobile site. “We wanted to develop another tool for our customers to learn about our products and shop our extensive…