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Anji Mountain Scores Vegas Market Global Goodness Award

LAS VEGAS -- Sustainable area rug manufacturer Anji Mountain, a family run business based in St. Louis, was awarded a Global Goodness Award in furnishings at the winter 2017 Las Vegas Market for its sustainable practices and products. "We have two core initiatives that are focused around global goodness," said David Moons, president of Anji Mountain, founded in 2003. "The first is an organization called Trees for the Future, where we have a commitment to them that by 2025 we will plant a million trees in Africa -- for every product we sell we donate one tree and we have donated over 100,000 trees so far. "And our other commitment is to GoodWeave -- that every product we bring in from...

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Anji Mountain Joins Goodweave in Fight to End Child Labor in the Rug Industry

Anji Mountain has joined forces with GoodWeave in their longstanding fight to eliminate child labor from the rug industry and has pledged to import exclusively from GoodWeave certified factories in India by January 2017.  GoodWeave aims to stop child labor in the carpet industry and to replicate its market-based approach in other sectors by certifying child-labor-free rugs and by providing education and opportunities to rescued and at-risk children.  It is Anji Mountain’s travels to India that has led to its partnership with GoodWeave.  Anji Mountain has developed a flourishing business focused on handloom woven rugs made from jute, natural, and recycled materials manufactured in the villages of northern and southern India. There is a quiet dignity and well-honed skill displayed...

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First Annual Charitable Fundraiser For Ronald McDonald House Charities St. Louis

Anji Mountain lost a dear friend and colleague, Natalie Gemignani, to cancer in March, 2014.  Natalie was smart, funny and a hard worker.  She was also a big St. Louis Cardinals fan.  We would like to honor her by partnering with the St. Louis Cardinals to raise money for a preferred charity of her family, Ronald McDonald House Charities St. Louis, via ticket sales. We hope you can come out to the ballpark to honor Natalie and cheer on the Cardinals!  Please share this link with friends, family and co-workers—the more tickets we sell the more good we can do.  Furthermore, Anji Mountain will match every dollar raised via ticket sales.  Tickets are $25 each and includes a voucher for a...

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Rug News & Design gives Paper Shag some love at High Point Market

Anji Mountain is proud to introduce its Paper Shag line of eco-friendly rugs at this spring’s market. Made from 50% recycled paper, these sustainable rugs have a modern, urban feel. Machine-tufting adds durability while also maintaining a super soft feel. Available in 3 color ways and in sizes from 3×5 up to 8×10. Featured is the multitone option. http://www.rugnewsanddesign.com/blog/2013/04/20/new-sustainable-paper-shag-rug-from-anji-mountain/

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Anji Mountain Issued Patent For Bamboo Tri-Fold Chairmat

Supremely Durable, Versatile Mat Is Ideal Solution for Plush Carpet And Hard Floors The United States Patent and Trademark Office has recently issued a patent to Anji Mountain® for their innovative Bamboo Tri-Fold Chairmat. Anji Mountain was also awarded a U.S. patent for their Bamboo Roll-Up chairmat in 2008. Anji Mountain has been manufacturing and selling their flourishing Bamboo Chairmat collection for several years and the collection has now grown to 26 different sizes, shapes and thicknesses. The Tri-Fold collection is Anji Mountain’s “Plush” mat and is an ideal mat for plush carpeting and hard floors alike. Anji Mountain’s Bamboo Tri-Fold Chairmat boasts supreme durability, unparalleled style and true eco-friendly qualities. 100% Moso bamboo is sustainably harvested in its native habitat...

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Anji Mountain featured on HGTV!

HGTV featured our fabulous Silky Shag Ivory rug throughout Episode 1 of Season 6 titled "Make Over Your Living Space". It was part of the winning design! See details and the full episode here.

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Anji Mountain Receives ADEX 2011 Awards for Design Excellence

Multiple collections from Anji Mountain have been selected as winners in the 2011 ADEX Awards for Design Excellence. The products were chosen from thousands of entries and earned the coveted ADEX Award based on form, function and fitness for a particular purpose. Hosted by the prestigious Design Journal Magazine, in the most competitive contest to date, Anji Mountain is honored for three products, with two winners from brand new collections. The Kashmir Coir & Jute Rug received Gold ranking, the Jaipur Jute Rug received Silver ranking, and the Water Lily Seagrass Rug received Platinum ranking. The number of companies entered in this years’ ADEX awards program increased by more than 22 percent and each company entered an average of 4.2 products...

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