Apollo Awards winners named
September 19, 2008-- Casual Living,
The leading retailers in the casual furniture industry were honored at the 2008 Apollo Awards, held Wednesday night at Navy Pier in Chicago. Regarded as the highest honor among casual furniture retailers, the Apollo Awards celebrate the influential contributions made by industry icons. Winners are selected from hundreds of retailers throughout the country.
Selection for the Apollo Awards begins with members of the International Casual Furniture Association offering three nominations in each category. The winners from each category are then chosen by ballot by members of the ICFA.
The 2008 Apollo Awards Winners:
Sunnyland Furniture, Dallas
Leisure Living, Salt Lake City
Kolo Collection, Atlanta
Patios Plus, Rancho Mirage, Calif.
Greenhouse Mall, Austin, Texas
Robb & Stucky Patio, Fort Myers, Fla.
JANUS et Cie wins top design award
The top Design Excellence award, known as the Lillian B. Winchester Best of Show, went to JANUS et Cie Forest Arm Chair.
For more information about the Casual Market or the Design Excellence Awards, visit www.casualmarket.com.
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International Casual Furniture & Accessories MarketÔ
Sept. 21-24, 2009
The Merchandise Mart, Chicago