To enhance visitor experience and increase buyer participation, International Market Centers said it will launch a three-year, $280 million investment in new initiatives to enhance its market participation in Atlanta, High Point and Las Vegas.
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Buyers from the U.S. and around the globe attending the summer Las Vegas Market had 54 new permanent showrooms, several major expansions, nearly 150 new-to-market exhibitors and numerous show-only specials to engage them with product introductions, trending designs and West Coast exclusives, said show host International Market Centers.
Creative Co-Op is more than doubling its showroom space and introducing a new “Creative Commons” lounge at the winter Las Vegas Market, January 27 to 31, 2019.
Las Vegas Market and ASD Market Week will continue their “Two for Tuesday” program as a buyer benefit for attendees of each event.
Growing its gourmet resources, the Las Vegas Market is bringing in more than 750 gourmet housewares, tabletop and specialty food resources to permanent showrooms and temporary exhibition space during the summer market, which is set to take place July 29 to August 2.
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 Las Vegas Market has selected three leading interior designers, Amber Lewis, Brian Paquette and Laura Umansky, as principal panelists for the summer 2018 version of its Ahead of the Curve educational program.
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.
Cheyenne Products arrived at the Winter Las Vegas Market with new products and new ownership.
Powell Home Fashions celebrated its 50th anniversary in business during the Winter Las Vegas Market, introducing a range of new products that built upon its core strengths.