Rugs America Inks Deal with Furniture First for Rug Gallery Program

Posted on October 16, 2013 by HFN Staff

Rugs AmericaHIGH POINT, N.C.-Rugs America Corp. has signed an agreement with Furniture First, a purchasing cooperative made up of retail furniture dealers, to offer its first-ever, full-size gallery rug program. Rugs America can now offer Furniture First members the opportunity to enter the area rug business with minimal investment, and will be introducing the program at the upcoming High Point Market, in its IHFC showroom, G-373.

As part of the agreement, Rugs America will provide a combination of special order and one-of-a kind merchandise, plus several additional elements.

"We are grateful for the opportunity to become a supplier to Furniture First," said Aaron Hakimian, president of Rugs America. "Rugs are such a natural fit for furniture stores, which is why we are excited about this partnership."