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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

Urban Expositions Appoints Ulrich VP Marketing

Joan Ulrich

ATLANTA-Urban Expositions has appointed Joan Ulrich to the newly created position of vice president of marketing and specialty shows. In her new role, Ulrich oversees marketing strategy, planning and execution. She also is responsible for buyer relations for Urban Expositions’ increasing portfolio of gift, souvenir and specialty shows. She works with Urban’s team members—Dirk Gal,More »

Last updated: August 1, 2014

Promos Paying Off for California Gift Show

California Gift Show

LOS ANGELES–Urban Expositions said its efforts to revitalize the California Gift Show have begun to pay off. The summer edition of the show, which wrapped up here last week, included many new initiatives and attracted “thousands” of attendees from Southern California and other western states, the company said. “There’s little question that retailers come toMore »

Last updated: July 30, 2014

Western Gift Markets Form Alliance

How the West Is One

LOS ANGELES-The management teams of the California Market Center (CMC), LA Mart and California Gift Show have joined forces to launch a co-promotional campaign for Summer 2014 called “How the West Is One.” The new campaign is designed to maximize the buying experience for attending retailers, and it is being billed as a one-stop destinationMore »

Last updated: April 14, 2014

Urban Expositions, SnapRetail to Offer Retail Boot Camp

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ATLANTA–Trade show producer Urban Expositions and SnapRetail, a provider of marketing automation software for independent retailers, have teamed to provide a series of educational seminars with exclusive content for Urban Exposition trade show attendees. SnapRetail will provide a free retail marketing boot camp consisting of a series of seminars on the latest trends in socialMore »

Last updated: March 19, 2014

Urban Expositions: Steady Order Writing in San Francisco

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SAN FRANCISCO–San Francisco International Gift Fair exhibitors reported “steady order-writing and quality traffic” during last month’s show, said show owner and organizer Urban Expositions. Urban Expositions said attendance at the show, which took place July 27-30, tracked evenly with 2012 numbers. “The feedback we got from our exhibitors indicated that this was a solid order-writingMore »

Last updated: August 5, 2013

Urban Expositions Pleased with California Gift Show Results

California Gift Show

LOS ANGELES-The recently completed California Gift Show experienced an uptick in attendance over the summer 2012 edition, along with positive feedback from attendees and steady order-writing from exhibitors, said the show’s manager Urban Expositions. Urban Expositions acquired the California Gift Show in June 2012. The show, which took place July 19-22 at the Los AngelesMore »

Last updated: July 26, 2013

Urban Expositions Launches Trade Show App

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ATLANTA–Urban Expositions has launched a new mobile application for its trade shows that enables users to select and download shows from the Urban roster offering complete access to exhibitor and product category listings and search features, floor plans, events and more. The app debuted in conjunction with the trade show management company’s recent California GiftMore »

Last updated: July 23, 2013