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Urban Expositions to Spotlight Maker’s Market Division

Urban Expositions Makers Market

ATLANTA-Trade show producer Urban Expositions will rebrand the Handcrafted section of its gift shows as Maker’s Market and expand its promotional and marketing efforts in 2015. Makers’ Market will bring together artisans and designers featuring handstyled crafts in categories such as tabletop, textiles and home decor. The section will be featured at Urban’s Philadelphia, Seattle,More »

Last updated: September 3, 2014

IMC: Las Vegas Market Garners Rave Reviews

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market announced that the just-concluded Summer Market was a success for both buyers and suppliers. According to Bob Maricich, CEO, International Market Centers, the strong positive reactions to Summer Market from participants are a direct result of the phased growth and enhancement of Las Vegas Market over the past two years. “JustMore »

Last updated: August 8, 2014

Zuo Modern’s Josef Wiser Dies

Josef Wiser

LAS VEGAS–Josef Wiser, lead sales representative for furniture manufacturer Zuo Modern, passed away July 4 from cancer. He was 64. Wiser worked for Zuo Modern for the last 10 years, covering the territory of Nevada, Arizona and southern California. He also led all of the company’s other sales representatives. Wiser, a native of Austria whoMore »

Last updated: July 7, 2014

Dollar General to Enter Three New States

Dollar General

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.-Dollar General will establish its first presence in Maine, Oregon and Rhode Island with store openings within the next year. The dollar-store retailer will begin construction on stores in Maine and Rhode Island this fall, and will expand into Oregon in early 2015. Once these stores are open, Dollar General will have locations inMore »

Last updated: June 9, 2014

Replacements Recognized for Workplace Equality

Bob Page

GREENSBORO, N.C.–The Human Rights Campaign Foundation has recognized Replacements, Ltd. as one of the top U.S. companies to promote workplace protection and equality. For the 12th consecutive year, Replacements received a perfect score on the HRC’s Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The annual report rates how major American companies treat lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender employees,More »

Last updated: December 9, 2013