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Juliska Debuts in Light + Design on Ten at DMC

The Dallas Market Center (DMC) has announced that Juliska, a manufacturer of handcrafted lighting and tableware, will debut an open-daily space in Light + Design on Ten prior to the upcoming January Total Home & Gift Market (January 16-22). The...

Quoizel Becomes Part of NBG Home, Headquarters...

Executives at Quoizel have announced that the Goose Creek, S.C.-based family-owned decorative lighting manufacturer has been sold to New York-based private equity firm Sycamore Partners and will become part of its NBG Home group headquartered in...

Nora Lighting Celebrates 30th Anniversary at...

Dian Oatman (right) of Fusion Light & Design in Denver won an Amazon Echo Dot as a raffle prize, presented by Neda Farzan during the anniversary party. Fred Farzan, President of Commerce, Calif.-based Nora Lighting, and Executive Vice President...

Editor’s Note January 2019

Meet My Industry Crushes lmost immediately after I entered this industry, I realized that what makes Lighting so different from other categories in the build environment is the amount of mavericks and trailblazers we have among us. I have met some...

2019 Dallas Market Preview

In addition to LIGHTOVATION in the Trade Mart, there is plenty of lighting to see in the World Trade Center as well as the fast-growing Interior Home + Design Center — all part of the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market this month.  

Home improvement Feature

How The 2019 Stats Apply to You

Now that you’ve got a pretty solid understanding of the business conditions and economics being forecast for 2019, how do you put your showroom in the best position for growth? Pam Danziger of Unity Marketing, a recognized expert on doing business...

Residential Lighting Building Trends.

What’s Ahead For 2019?

The construction industry forecasts are cautiously optimistic. orecasting can sometimes seem like a roll of the dice, but fortunately there are people all over the world who have turned the science of forecasting into an art form. Projecting what’s...

Las Vegas Market Expands Gift & Home Décor...

The Las Vegas Market has announced another round of leasing activity with nine new, expanded, and relocated gift and home décor showrooms confirmed for Winter 2019 Las Vegas Market, running Jan. 27 to Jan. 31. “Las Vegas Market continues to attract...

Capitol Lighting Adds to Leadership Team

“We are all aware of the increasingly complex nature of our business with respect to omni-channel retail and we have aligned our leadership to meet those challenges head-on,” notes Ken Lebersfeld, CEO of Capitol Lighting, which has showrooms in...

ART Perks Program Revamped

ART, the creative home furnishings network, has announced the names of vendors participating in ART Perks during the 2019 calendar year. Formerly known as the ART Card Program, ART Perks’ aim is to provide retailer and interior designer members with...

Solaria Lighting’s Founder Retires, Closes Company

After 25 years of collaborating with leading designers, builders, and home furnishing retailers, Rob Warrington – President & Founder of Solaria Lighting, headquartered in Decatur, Ga. – has announced his retirement in 2019. “I have...

Dallas Market Center Relaunches Brand

The Dallas Market Center (DMC) unveiled new branding for the company including a new logo and magazine. Both elements are part of a comprehensive, multi-stage strategy to lead with purpose in the new era of wholesale buying. The new logo – with its...

IMAX Doubles Space, Relocates Dallas Market...

IMAX Worldwide Home has moved to a new showroom at Dallas Market Center (DMC) in the World Trade Center on the 6th floor (#608), doubling its space and increasing its visibility. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at 11:30 am on Thursday...

Leviton Lighting Expands Westfall’s...

Controls and lighting manufacturer Leviton, headquartered in Melville, N.Y., has named Richard Westfall to Vice President & General Manager of the Leviton Lighting business unit. Westfall is tasked with leading the business unit and driving...

NY NOW Partners With Robin Baron Design, Inc.

Renowned Manhattan-based interior designer Robin Baron of Robin Baron Design, Inc., has been named the brand ambassador for the NY NOW® Winter Market. As such, Baron and her team will design the Transcend area at NY NOW’s Winter 2019 Market, taking...