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    New Design-Driven Exhibitors to Debut in SALON at Fall High Point Market

    New Design-Driven Exhibitors to Debut in SALON at
    Fall High Point Market

    High Point, NC – (August 17, 2017) –
    International Market Centers has announced that several new exhibitors will make their market debut in SALON during October High Point Market.

    Located in the Suites at Market Square on the Ground and Mezzanine floors, SALON features design-focused, fashion-forward companies and their latest designs in the furniture, lighting, rugs, wall art, home textile and decorative accessories categories.  For High Point Market Fall 2017, new exhibitors in SALON include Flitch, Kenneth Cobonpue, Bend Goods, Alexander Lucent Gallery and Robin Baron.

    Image if Kenith Cobonpue work with Bend Goods“SALON is a must-see destination for any buyer looking for cutting-edge product resources,” said Julie Messner, senior vice president of furniture and home décor leasing for International Market Centers. “In an era of competition for customers and clients like no other, it is more important than ever for buyers to find innovative home furnishings for their stores and design studios.”
    Flitch Furniture showcases geometry-driven, modular pieces inspired by Danish and Mid-Century modern designs. The Raleigh, N.C.-based company offers items including: beds with matching-width benches; single-, double- and triple-base storage units; new low- and high-back chairs and a foyer shoe cubby.

    Kenneth Cobonpue is an award-winning Philippine designer who integrates nature, traditional craft and technology into his indoor/outdoor furniture and lighting. Cobonpue is a graduate of The Pratt Institute and has been noted as “rattan’s first virtuoso” by Time magazine.

    Bend Goods features the work of Gaurav Nanda, a sculptor and designer from Michigan. The eight-year-old Los Angeles-based company includes tables, chairs, indoor/outdoor furnishings, lighting and accessories among its product mix, all with Nanda’s signature wire/metal aesthetic.

    Celebrity interior designer, lifestyle expert and luxury home-furnishings designer Robin Baron is debuting her collection of rugs, case goods, hardware, tables and upholstery in SALON, bringing her Modern Glam aesthetic to market for the first time. A 25-year veteran interior designer, Baron is pairing her artistic preferences with classic lines for her home furnishings collection, creating a distinctive product assortment for stores and studios.

    Alexander Lucent Gallery is a Greenwich, Connecticut-based company that offers original art and restricted limited editions. Launched with a vision of discovering and sharing the work of emerging artists, Alexander Lucent Gallery showcases transitional and contemporary styles in accessible price points ranging from $500 to $4,500.

    Fall High Point Market is Oct. 14 – 18. SALON opens for early shopping on Friday, Oct. 13, from 8:00 am-7:00 pm. For more information about SALON, go to http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/salon

    To register: http://www.highpointmarket.org/register

    About International Market Centers, L.P.
    International Market Centers, L.P. (IMC) is the world’s largest operator of premier showroom space for the furnishings, home décor and gift industries. IMC owns and operates 12.1 million square feet of world-class exhibition space in High Point, N.C. and Las Vegas, including the 14 primary buildings at the High Point Market. In addition, IMC operates the Las Vegas Design Center, a year-round resource open to both the design trade and consumers with more than 40 showrooms and hundreds of designer brands. IMC’s mission is to build and operate an innovative, sustainable, profitable and scalable platform for the furnishings, home décor and gift industries.


    Media contact:
    Cindy Hodnett
    Director, Public Relations & Communications