AmericasMart Readies For Fall Market

AmericasMart® welcomes buyers back to its expansive campus for the Atlanta Fall Gift & Home Furnishings Market®, Tuesday, September 17 through Thursday, 19, 2013. AmericasMart is an associate members of the ORIA.

The Tuesday through Thursday timing introduces a new pattern for the fall market, which now gives attendees the added convenience of weekday access to showrooms and temporaries with Monday and Friday travel days bracketing the show.

In addition to AmericasMart’s Open Daily HOME and GIFT showrooms, buyers will have the opportunity to shop in Market-only showrooms during this last major order writing event of 2013. Highlighting AmericasMart’s world of new product is the continued integration of the home and rug collections throughout Building 1, and intriguing and easy-to-shop garden, gift, tabletop and gourmet collections in Building 2.

Complementing the permanent showrooms are the TEMPORARY home and gift collections on Building 1 Floor 2. The collections include home accents, home furnishings, linens, home textiles, garden products, holiday, floral, baskets, general gifts, and jewelry and fashion accessories.

While exploring the permanent and temporary collections, buyers also benefit from a series of educational, entertaining and impactful events and seminars. Highlights include:

Lindsay Roberts of The Gift Insider presents “See the Top Picks in Gift: July 2013 Edition.” Roberts presents another look at her top picks from the July 2013 Market. Tuesday, September 17, 10 a.m. Building 2, Floor 9, Escalator Lobby.

Marketing and public relations consultant Tucker Berta presents “The Education Center: Dive Into Facebook.” Berta teaches how to set up a page, curate the proper voice and mix of content, and cultivate a strong fan base. Tuesday, September 17, 1 p.m. Building 1, Floor 2.

Alvin Moore of Alvin Moore Florals presents “Seasonal Wreaths That Wow.” Moore shares his ideas for themes, materials and techniques for making seasonal wreaths, one of the top trends in holiday, floral and home décor. Wednesday, September 18, 2 p.m. Building 1, Floor 19, Seminar Room.

A full list of Market events is available at

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