International Market Centers has formed a partnership with the city of Las Vegas that will result in the construction of a 350,000-square-foot Expo Center on the IMC-operated World Market Center campus which will provide temporary space for the established twice-yearly furniture, gift and home decor show as well as the basis of, potentially, new permanent showroom space.
The city of Las Vegas and International Market Centers, which owns and operates the Las Vegas World Market Center, have proposed the construction of a new 350,000-square-foot expo center in downtown Las Vegas adjacent to the World Market Center.
Investment firm Blackstone today announced that two of its funds together have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire International Market Centers.
The First Look trend presentation for the Summer Las Vegas Market will showcase four central themes: Modern Traditions; Casual/Outdoor: Water Signs; Bedroom: iGgen; and Handmade.
In a move that will transform the space, International Market Centers is establishing two custom-built showroom spaces on the first floor of Building B at the Las Vegas World Market Center to facilitate expansion by furniture suppliers Abbyson Living and CDI Furniture.
Las Vegas Market is accepting entries for the sixth biannual Global Goodness Awards, which recognize furniture, home décor and gift companies for environmentally friendly, sustainable and socially responsible business practices.