National rug retail franchise to "reach across the aisle" to the furniture market with nationwide franchise opportunities
January 09, 2008 // Franchising.com // ST. LOUIS – Rug Décor, America's only nationwide specialty rug retail franchise, is to announce company initiatives to integrate furniture retail locations and operators into their 2008 expansion strategy. The expansion news will be revealed at the Las Vegas Winter Market conference January 28 through February 1, 2008 at the World Market Center Las Vegas. The Rug Décor exhibition booth, # P21702 within the campus Pavilions, is primed to be a networking hot spot for furniture industry professionals seeking to expand their rug business through specialty retail franchise development.
Rug Décor executives are available to discuss how Rug Décor's proven business model is in align with industry best practices and raising the bar in specialty retailing. With 37 U.S. locations currently operating, Rug Decor has aggressive national expansion plans, seeking entrepreneurs to open up to 40 new stores nationwide by the end of 2009.
Entrepreneurs interested in scheduling a Rug Décor meeting can contact Mark Jameson at 800-466-6984, ext. 1136 or by email at email@example.com.
"We are a perfect fit for this exciting convention because we are bringing fresh ways for furniture store operators to grow their rug business," says Scott Hayim, President of Rug Décor. "Rug Décor can be a productive use of retail space that often goes unused in furniture stores and the World Market Center Las Vegas is a great outlet for promoting this strategy."
The rug retailer concept is an attractive investment that is a natural addition for furniture retailers' business portfolios. With a turnkey retail model and a huge selection of inexpensive luxuries for the home, Rug Décor offers productive and flexible use of retail space often located adjacent to or nearby existing furniture store locations.
"Rug Décor's development and location strategy identifies home design centers across the nation, enabling store operators to establish themselves as a home furnishing destination," says Mark Jameson, vice president of franchise development with Rug Décor. "No other rug retailer can offer this type of opportunity everywhere across the nation."
About Rug Decor
Rug Decor is a growing system of specialty retail stores selling branded, fashion oriented area rugs with operations in 37 markets throughout the United States. Backed by strong buying power among its affiliates, Rug Decor carries a selection of thousands of affordable area rug choices from the leading and private brands, including Kathy Ireland, Karastan, Urban Renaissance and Andy Warhol to compliment any room design theme. Purchased by CCA Global Partners in 2000, Rug Decor began franchising in June of 2000. Stores are available to qualified candidates in a limited number of U.S. markets. For Rug Decor franchise opportunities, please contact Mark Jameson at 800-466-6984, ext. 1136 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the company's website at www.rugdecor.com