AmericasMart Gears Up For July Markets
Ever responsive to retailers’ desires to present an integrated merchandise mix with items from multiple product categories, AmericasMart® presents a diverse and innovative GIFT product collection highlighted by new and expanded showrooms at The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market® (July 10 – 17, 2013) and The Atlanta International Area Rug Market® (July 11 – 14, 2013) this July.
AmericasMart’s expansive, easy-to-navigate campus allows national and global gift retailers to conveniently cross between product categories to source top product that will engage and impress their customers.
July Market attendees will notice that AmericasMart has retired the Building 2 WestWing name. This change makes navigating the campus even easier for buyers and recognizes that the two buildings are essentially one destination providing a seamless shopping environment. The fully integrated space invites gift buyers to explore the popular LIVING. OUTDOOR/INDOOR.® THE GARDENS® and GOURMET & HOUSEWARES collections that are located in the former WestWing.
Adding to AmericasMart’s exciting assortment of new showrooms at the July Market is a series of engaging and educational gift industry-focused seminars featuring tastemakers including Ted Allen of Food Network’s Chopped, Emily Henderson of HGTV’s Design Star, andJohn Gidding, host of HGTV’s Curb Appeal: The Block. A full list of events is available online at http://www.americasmart.com/gift/july-2013/events.
The centerpiece of the July Market, AmericasMart celebrates professional achievements at the most important and anticipated night in the gift industry, ICON HONORS 2013.The ICON HONORS 2013 celebration will be Thursday, July 11 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis, just blocks from AmericasMart. Cocktails will be served at 7 p.m., and the dinner and 2013 Honors Presentation begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets and tables can be purchased at www.americasmarticonhonors.com.
AmericasMart is an Associate Member of the ORIA.