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Gourmet Catalog: Year Off to a Good Start

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DALLAS-Gourmet Catalog & Buying Group said its annual Start the Year Member Conference, held earlier this month during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, was one of its best so far. “We have heard such encouraging feedback from both store members and vendors on what a great event it was. Seeing everyone withMore »

Last updated: January 21, 2015

Atlanta Gift Market Posts Record Order Volume


ATLANTA-Exhibitors at the just-completed Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market reported their highest volume of buying since 2007, according to a statement from AmericasMart, where the show took place. The statement described order writing as “fast and furious” in just about all the product categories. The heightened activity was “propelled by surging retailer optimismMore »

Last updated: January 16, 2015

Hotlanta Lives


ATLANTA-Like much of the country, Atlanta is in the midst of a winter freeze. Despite the frigid temperatures, the city continues to earn its “Hotlanta” nickname with on-trend product offerings at the Atlanta Gift & Home Market, along with the Atlanta Rug Market at AmericasMart. Yesterday, Gourmet Catalog held its Start the Year Member ConferenceMore »

Last updated: January 9, 2015

Thirteen Participating Atlanta Vendors in ART Card Program


CHARLOTTE, N.C.-Thirteen vendors will be participating in Accessories Resource Team’s ART card program this week at the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market and the Atlanta International Area Rug Show. The ART card program offers exclusive market specials and promotions to ART member retailers who present their ART card when they place an order.More »

Last updated: January 7, 2015

Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market Opens

Additions, Launches Planned for Gift Show in Atlanta

ATLANTA–Today marks the opening of the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market at AmericasMart. The event runs through next Tuesday, Jan. 13. The Downton Abbey brand will expand at the market with a new lighting line from River of Goods. Lesley Nicol, the actress who plays the cook Mrs. Patmore, will visit the RiverMore »

Last updated: January 6, 2015

Debbie Taylor-Kerman Unveils Line with Boston International

Boston International’s Ahoy Buoy Collection

ATLANTA-Boston International will introduce two ceramic giftware collections under a new license agreement with artist Debbie Taylor-Kerman at the International Gift & Home Furnishings Market here this week. Ahoy Buoy is a sea-themed line. “We love her outlook on life,” said Pam Metz, president of Boston International, in describing the company’s partnership with Taylor-Kerman. “AhoyMore »

Last updated: January 5, 2015

Trade Show Preview: What’s on Tap for Atlanta this January

Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market

ATLANTA—For many in the industry, 2015 kicks off here, at the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market (Jan. 6-13) and the Atlanta International Area Rug Market (Jan. 7-10). Among the highlights is the debut of Floor 15 in AmericasMart’s Building 1, a new Home & Design collection that adds more than 100,000 square feetMore »

Last updated: December 2, 2014

Atlanta Markets to Offer Lead Retrieval Devices


ATLANTA–AmericasMart Atlanta has enhanced its market technology services to include new lead retrieval devices, allowing its permanent and temporary exhibitors the ability to track and optimize their at-market buyer traffic. Powered by Expo Logic, the lead retrieval devices will offer quick badge scanning, easy lead qualifying and note taking and organized follow up, and willMore »

Last updated: November 18, 2014