Georgia's Carpet-Making Capital Earns Upgrade as Sale Approaches
- CRI Strategies: Members Profitable and Growing. Sellers, Kathryn O. // Textile World;Oct2000, Vol. 150 Issue 10, p84
Deals with the process completed by the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) in 2000 in identifying and prioritizing the challenges to the profitability and growth of the United States carpet industry. Three areas wherein strategies meetings with representatives of CRI member companies were...
- Buyer's view. // Home Textiles Today;7/30/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 46, p10
Presents the views by buyers on the rug market in the United States in 2001. Strength of wool and silk combinations; Popularity of contemporary designs; Transitional flat weaves and looks.
- Here a rug, there a rug. . . Wyman, Lissa // Furniture/Today;12/30/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 17, p44
Focuses on the trend in the rug retail market in the U.S. Amount of total estimated sales; Views on the condition of the market; Introduction of smaller rugs.
- Buyers seek safety in mid-priced rugs. Corral, Cecile B. // Home Textiles Today;1/13/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p1
Highlights the Atlanta International Area Rug Show in Georgia. Expansion of the product lines; Improvement of the product assortments; Offer of products catering to the needs of consumers.
- Rugs top home fashions with nudge from shifting channels. Corral, Cecile B. // Home Textiles Today;1/13/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p6
Reports on the growth of the rug industry in the U.S. Escalation of sales revenue; Comprehension of the volatile market conditions; Launch of promotional goods. INSET: Methodology.
- What's new at the Atlanta Rug Show. // Home Textiles Today;1/13/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p10
Introduces several products of the rug manufacturers in Atlanta, Georgia. Designs and patterns of rug collections; Description of the abstract composition; Retail price.
- Carpet magic. Macdonald, Julie // Hotel & Motel Management;2/6/95, Vol. 210 Issue 2, p15
Introduces a computer-controlled technology called Quadretech that prints 400 color-dots per square inch of carpeting. Produce the look of a Persian rug for the hotel industry; Ability to print carpet with three-, six-, nine-, and 12-foot pattern repeats; Importance to hoteliers and designers.
- 1997 contract carpet guide. // Interior Design;03/31/97 Buyers Guide, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p51
Presents information on contract carpet manufacturers in the United States. Includes American Floor Products Co.; Bentley Mills Inc.; Concepts International; Designweave; Fortune Contract.
- Cutting a rug at Atlanta market parties. // Home Textiles Today;1/27/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 20, p15
Presents photographs of some of the guests at the Atlanta International Area Rug party in Atlanta, Georgia.