Norwegian Design Industry, a division of The Federation of Norwegian Industries, is expanding its presence in the U.S. to offer the interior design world the fresh, ultra-modern take on sustainability, functionality and contemporary aesthetics of products made in Norway.
Designer and architect Jennifer Magee, who worked for over 13 years with the late retail design veteran Martin Roberts, has now launched her own retail design firm Retail in the City, providing the same quality retail design services to the home furnishings industry.
The NY Luxury Design Fair has announced the launch of the first annual NY Luxury Design Fair Editor's Choice Awards. The juried program will celebrate the show's diverse and rich product offering and recognize the best of the best. The fair will take place in New York City on Sept. 9–12 at the Javits Center. It will be co-located with The Armory Show, the city’s essential art fair and portal into the world’s foremost international galleries.
Parent company of Century Furniture and Hancock and Moore, Rock House Farm Family of Brands (RHF Investments Inc.), has entered into an agreement to acquire the Case Goods “Design Library” (IP) from Marge Carson.
The International Society of Furniture Designers (ISFD) has announced that Charlie Zagaroli, president and creative director of Zagco, has been appointed to the ISFD board of directors. He will serve on board committees supporting the organization’s social and digital media efforts as well as working on student scholarship and events. ISFD has also created a new board position, Student Member of the Board, which will be filled by Landon Lane from Appalachian State University.
Chicago-based Rae Duncan Interior Design (RDID) has a released a report, analyzing where in the U.S. there is the most interest in researching interior design styles. The report also determines which design style is most popular over the past year in all 50 states and the 25 largest cities in the U.S. by calculating Google search volume per capita.
Global rug and textiles furnishings company Jaipur Living has unveiled its March introductions, featuring all-new powerloomed and indoor-outdoor collections that are perfect for layering, along with artisan-made handknots and new indoor-outdoor pouf options that will be shoppable on the company’s website next month.