Otto Golze: Consistent concepts for retailersThe full-range supplier Otto Golze sees great potential for both online and bricks-and-mortar retailers and supports its customers with a lot of service for both categories: with "talking" pictures, advice and a strong in-house and field crew. After over a year of Corona, the company is doing well. Now Golze is investing heavily in several areas, such as warehouse expansion, on-site product finishing and a new IT system.
Mc Three: Round, oval and irregular shapes
Belgian machine weaver Mc Three has fully embraced the shape trend. The product range includes round and oval rugs as well as slightly irregular shapes, flat-woven or with pile.
Theo Keller: Moroccan Berber rugs, available from stock
Genuine Moroccan Berber rugs, directly from stock – Theo Keller has many years of experience in this field. "We are one of the few stockists – if not the only one – that has such a broad range of these pieces," explains Marketing Manager Martin Keller.
Specifically, this means that Theo Keller has all Berber qualities from Simple to Triple, the regular product range covers a total of 232 items.
Sophie Taeuber-Arp – Living Abstraction
Geometric elements come together to form modern designs: The Swiss artist Sophie Taeuber-Arp (1889-1943) was a pioneer of abstraction and implemented her dynamic formal language in textiles, furniture, architecture, beadwork, stage costumes and a puppet theatre, for example. Taeuber-Arp also designed numerous carpets, especially flatweaves. What is striking about them is how very unusual and modern, yet at the same time timeless and very harmonious compositions are created from simple elements in combination with striking colours.Geometrische Elemente fügen sich zu modernen Designs zusammen: Die Schweizer Künstlerin Sophie Taeuber-Arp (1889–1943) war eine Pionierin der Abstraktion und setzte ihre dynamische Formsprache beispielsweise in Textilien, Möbeln, Architektur, Perlarbeiten, Bühnenkostümen und einem Marionettentheater um. Auch zahlreiche Teppiche, vor allem Flachgewebe, hat Taeuber-Arp gestaltet. Auffällig daran: wie aus schlichten Elementen im Zusammenspiel mit markanten Farben sehr ungewöhnliche und moderne, gleichzeitig aber zeitlose und sehr harmonische Kompositionen entst
Theo Keller: Storage capacity doubled, delivery accelerated
Theo Keller has great delivery capacity. The wholesaler will ship his goods quickly, drawing on a full range of rugs and carpets. That is the core objective behind the wholesaler's major restructuring. With a greatly expanded warehouse, a new, even more professional photo studio and a wide range of services, the Bochum-based company intends to provide optimum support to the retail trade.
Faradj & Homayoun Farhadian: Motif carpets and tone-in-tone rugs
South Persian nomadic carpets made of high-quality wool that fit perfectly into modern living situations: This is what the "Gabbeh Man" Homayoun Farhadian has set out to provide to his customers. A correspondingly large selection is stored in the new Hamburg warehouse near the airport: from the classic Gabbeh quality yarn to the Lori Nowbaft and the fine Loribaft Atash (around 250,000 knots).
Zollanvari: The nomad carpet, re-invented
The Swiss importer Zollanvari is a great re-inventor of the Persian nomad carpet. His creations are handmade from handspun and plant-dyed wool, and you can detect their nomadic origin in every piece, even in those that bear modern Japanese-inspired patterns or designs by contemporary artists.
Makalu/Paulig: Soft colour gradient
A soft colour gradient that cleverly plays with hand-spun wool and viscose: The PC 164 M033 CV design from the Makalu Edition collection is hand-knotted in Nepal.