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Hutton Wilkinson [pictured right]: Tony Duquette [left] was the first American to have a show at the Louvre in Paris. That 1951 show included lighting, furniture, jewelry, paintings and sculpture. He was chosen to represent... read more
Did you ever think we’d see the other side of 2009? Man, what a character builder! Even if we’re not entirely out of the woods, there’s something truly cathartic about putting a chronological chapter of this economic epic to... read more
For the customer who simply needs a new task lamp, a well priced item on any retailer’s shelf can fill the bill. But for those who seek optimal light for work and study, the solution’s not quite so simple. That’s when it’s... read more
It began innocuously enough. In a casual conversation, Shelley Wang of WAC Lighting and Nathan Frampton of Fanimation observed a lack of networking opportunities for young members of their industry. And it was from this... read more
Residential Lighting: Tell us about The 3|50 Project. Cinda Baxter: The 3|50 Project asks consumers to think of three locally owned businesses that they would miss if they disappeared, and then to pop in and pick up a little... read more
Lilian August: I live and breathe what I do. I’m an artist, and about 30 years ago, Imperial Wallcoverings found me and asked if I could design a wallcovering that looked like my work. Then one of my sons wrote his senior... read more
ALA EDUCATIONAL SEMINARS The American Lighting Assn.’s (ALA) seminar lineup for the January 2010 market offers a powerhouse tool kit to help showrooms succeed in this new year and beyond. All seminars are held in the ALA... read more
Be one of the first recipients of the SHOWROOM OF THE YEAR Awards, which will honor retailers in categories based on sales volume, with specialty awards recognizing outstanding achievements in key areas (merchandising... read more
It’s official — we’ve now produced 200 issues. I was going to resist any kind of self-reflexive retrospective. After all, does it make sense to look back at a time when our industry needs to keep its focus so firmly forward... read more
COMPANY NAME: World Market Center Las Vegas HQ LOCATION: Las Vegas WEB SITE: www.wmclv.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR being an integrated home and hospitality contract furnishings trade complex. WHAT MAKES US UNIQUE? Retailers... read more
COMPANY NAME: WAC Lighting HQ LOCATION: Garden City, NY WEB SITE: www.waclighting.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR being a leading manufacturer and designer of track, recessed, under-cabinet, monorail and decorative lighting. We... read more
COMPANY NAME: Uttermost HQ LOCATION: Rocky Mount, VA WEB SITE: www.uttermost.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR fashion-forward designs by the industry’s top designers. Our designers include Carolyn Kinder, Grace Feyock, Billy... read more
COMPANY NAME: Uncommon Radiance HQ LOCATION: Chicago WEB SITE: www.uncommonradiance.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR exceptional and unique hand-blown Czech glass used in new families and fixtures made here in the United States... read more
COMPANY NAME: Suà Intl. HQ LOCATION: Nogales, CA WEB SITE: www.suainternational.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR manufacturing real antler lighting fixtures and lamps, hand-forged wrought iron lighting fixtures and rawhide... read more
COMPANY NAME: SEBCO Industries Inc. HQ LOCATION: Santa Ana, CA WEB SITE: www.sebcoindustries.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR premium quality, American-made low voltage lighting transformers for interior and exterior... read more
COMPANY NAME: Santangelo Lighting & Design HQ LOCATION: Austin, TX WEB SITE: www.santangelolighting.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR a wide range of hand-forged iron lighting and onyx shades. We offer customers full custom... read more
COMPANY NAME: Royal Pacific HQ LOCATION: Albuquerque, NM WEB SITE: www.rplighting.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR a full line of recessed lighting. We have also been in the fan business for more than 20 years, with superior... read more
COMPANY NAME: Regency Ceiling Fans HQ LOCATION: St. Louis WEB SITE: www.regencyceilingfans.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR a wide selection of timeless classics to unique contemporary designs. With so many options, you can... read more
COMPANY NAME: Meyda Lighting HQ LOCATION: Yorkville, NY WEB SITE: www.meyda.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR being the nation’s leading manufacturer and designer of Tiffany lamps and stained glass lighting and accessories, and... read more
COMPANY NAME: Livex Lighting HQ LOCATION: Morristown, NJ WEB SITE: www.livexlighting.com OUR COMPANY IS KNOWN FOR quality and stylish residential lighting sold at affordable prices. We stock more than 3,000 SKUs. We operate... read more

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