ATLANTA-Besides rug introductions at this week’s Atlanta International Area Rug Market, attendees will also be able to take advantage of special promotions and enter contests in AmericasMart’s Building 1.
At Shaw Living (6-A-2), customers who order $5,000 or more during the show will be entered to win a trip for two to Atlantis, Paradise Island, Bahamas—a three night/four day getaway.
Nourison (3-F-2) will also be offering the chance to win a trip for two for customers who purchase $5,000 or more of product during the show. One winner will win a trip for two to New York City, and which includes two nights/three days hotel, airline tickets to New York from anywhere in the continental U.S., a Broadway show and dinner and a Spirit of New York dinner cruise.
In its new showroom of more than 14,000 square feet on Floor 5, Silkroute will give away prizes at market, including a cruise for two.
Retail members of Accessories Resource Team (ART) will also be able to take advantage of special member promotions from a number of vendors, including two rug manufacturers. Loloi (4-C-7) will give customers who order $5,000 or more a $300 Amazon gift card, which will be sent 30 days after complete shipment. And in its newly expanded showroom, 11-A-1, Surya will give a 10 percent discount to ART members on any show order or free shipping. ART members must present their ART card when purchasing.
In showroom 4-B-4, Momeni will offer buyers 10 percent off every market offer, and those who place qualifying orders in the showroom will receive prizes, including a free iPad Mini for purchases of $5,000 or more.
Jaipur is offering free shipping this market for attendees who purchase $1,000 or more of full-priced items. Buyers can visit go.jaipurrugs.com/freeshipping to pre-register for offer access. The company is located in 3-C-15.
Attendees who pre-register for Surya’s priority access before the show (http://surya.com/market-registration/) will experience a faster check-in and a personalized product walk-through. Each person will be eligible to draw for a welcome gift compliments of Surya. And buyers who schedule and keep appointment times with their Surya reps will be given a 10 percent discount on market orders.
Buyers will also be able to win area rugs and other home furnishings with AmericasMart’s new Daily Design Drawings. Held at a different rug exhibitor each day from July 10-13, the sponsoring companies are: on July 10, L.R. Resources (Room 4-F-11), on July 11, Capel Rugs (6-F-2), on July 12, Oriental Weavers (3-A-2) and, on July 13, Liberty Oriental Rugs (4-D-5). Attendees can drop off their business cards in the showroom’s ballot box all day until the drawing at 4 p.m. (with the exception of the Oriental Weavers’ drawing, which is at 3 p.m.).