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Universal Furniture Virtual Market to Begin November 16

Universal Furniture is bringing back its popular Virtual Market for the retail and design communities beginning Monday, November 16. Participants will have access to full collection reveals, live…
Co-founders Seth van den Bergh (left) and Daniel Zimmerman (right); Photo Courtesy of Jamestown
Co-founders Seth van den Bergh (left) and Daniel Zimmerman (right); Photo Courtesy of Jamestown

The Drawing Room Opens at Atlanta's Buckhead Village

The Drawing Room — an Atlanta-based interior design firm — opened its first showroom at Buckhead Village in Atlanta. The space features a curated collection of vintage, one-of-a-kind furniture and…

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame to Participate in GivingTuesday

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation is joining GivingTuesday, a global day of giving powered by social media, collaboration and campaigning, Dec. 1, 2020. “Joining the global…

Napa Home & Garden to Open Flagship Showroom in Atlanta

Napa Home & Garden announced the grand opening of a new flagship showroom this January at AmericasMart Atlanta. Their new location is in Building 2, 10th floor, #1010. “Napa is thrilled to be…
American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame
The 23,500-square-foot permanent home will be located at 311 S. Hamilton Street.

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Unveils Exhibit Concepts

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame has unveiled the concept for its exhibits and activities as a world-class gathering place and a center for leadership in the heart of the High Point Market…
Dallas Market Center, ArchLIGHT, architectural lighting
Dallas Market Center has opened exhibitor registration for ArchLIGHT.

Exhibitor Registration Opens for ArchLIGHT Summit

Dallas Market Center has announced that exhibitor registration is now open for ArchLIGHT Summit, a new lighting trade event and educational platform for architectural, specification and design…
Photo by Charles Deluvio on Unsplash
Photo by Charles Deluvio on Unsplash

Houzz Barometer Reflects Home Renovation Market Recovery

Houzz Inc. released the Q4 2020 Houzz Renovation Barometer, which tracks residential renovation market expectations, project backlogs and recent activity among businesses in the construction sector…
Currey & Company, Atlanta Market, Americasmart, IMC
With lighting, furniture and home accessories, Currey & Co. is a well-rounded showroom for the Americasmart Building 1 Lobby.

AmericasMart Announces Building 1 Lobby Showroom for Currey & Company

International Market Centers (IMC) achieves another milestone as it enters Phase 3 of its Atlanta NEXT plan to reinvigorate the design business at AmericasMart Atlanta with the opening of a new, open…
Lenox Corporation, Textured Neutrals, Centre Lane
Tabletop and gift supplier Lenox has been acquired by a private equity firm.

Lenox Acquired by Private Investment Firm

Lenox Corporation has announced that it has been acquired by an affiliate of Centre Lane Partners, LLC ("Centre Lane"), a New York-based private investment firm. The deal includes the namesake Lenox…

2020 Wood Furniture Scorecard Assesses Companies' Wood Sourcing Policies

The National Wildlife Federation and the Sustainable Furnishings Council announce the release of the 2020 edition of the Wood Furniture Scorecard, a comprehensive assessment of wood sourcing policies…