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Hannover Fairs USA, the organizer of DOMOTEX USA, today announced that it has published an interview with Neil Daley, director of merchandising at Norcross, Georgia-based Floor Coverings International in its #whyidomotex series on the DOMOTEX USA website at domotexusa.com/merchandisers/.  Mr. Daley is responsible for all product selection, vendor relations, product training and development, sample design and overall merchandising strategy for Floor Coverings International.

Though it started small, Loloi Rugs was founded with a big vision: To design the world’s most original rugs. As the Dallas-based manufacturer gears up to celebrate its 15th anniversary in 2019, it appears to have hit its mark.

The company has grown from four employees in a small office to more than 350 employees in offices and showrooms around the country. The line has expanded to include more than 200 rug collections — including licensed collaborations with renowned industry names like Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines, ED Ellen DeGeneres, Justina Blakeney and Rifle Paper Co. The company has also expanded its offering to include pillows and throws.

Rug manufacturers are invited to submit their top rug designs to be considered for the 2019 America’s Magnificent Carpets® Awards, held during The Atlanta International Area Rug Market® at AmericasMart.

Categories for consideration include:

Hand Hooked/ Hand Tufted
Hand knotted
Flat Weave
Machine Made
Outdoor
Licensee
Antique

Las Vegas Market announced that entries for the eighth annual Global Goodness Awards, which recognize companies who have incorporated sustainable and socially responsible practices into the manufacturing of their products, will be accepted through Dec. 1, 2018. One company in each of the Market’s major categories – furniture, home décor and gift – and an additional People’s Choice Award will be selected as winners and announced at 2019 Las Vegas Winter Market, running Jan. 27 – Jan. 31, 2019.