Scalamandré has scooped up Hinson, a fabrics, wallcoverings and lighting brand founded by home furnishings icon Harry Hinson in 1972, in the same August 7 bankruptcy auction that saw Kravet acquire Donghia’s assets.
The coronavirus pandemic shut down trade showrooms across the country for months on end, putting a pause on in-person sales. As brands slowly reopen for business, have businesses that once swore by showroom sales changed their tune? The answer may surprise you.
On the latest episode of the BOH podcast, Ryan Hughes of Atlanta-based R Hughes showroom digs into his business’s scrappy beginnings, his building a roster of the freshest talent out there and his secret to avoiding brand complacency.
For L.A. showroom owners, it’s the classic dilemma: the building or the street? For interior designer Michael S. Smith, the building has won out. This summer, his renowned multiline showroom, Jasper, will open its doors in the Pacific Design Center.