January 27, 2016
LAS VEGAS MARKET ANNOUNCES BEST BOOTH WINNERS
Nine Temporary Exhibitors Honored For Excellence At Winter Market
LAS VEGAS, January 27, 2016… Las Vegas Market announced today that nine furniture, gift and home décor suppliers — 12 Small Things From One Big World; Bamboo54; 200 North; Rust and Roses Vintage; Joanie Design; devall; KidKraft; Ethics Supply Co.; and Wedgewood Furniture — received “Best Booth” awards at the Winter 2016 Market, which runs through Thursday, January 28.
“Congratulations to these nine exhibitors on their exemplary visual merchandising and booth design efforts,” said Dorothy Belshaw, president of Gift & Home Décor, International Market Centers. “Las Vegas Market is pleased to recognize top-quality product display and merchandising.”
The Best Booth awards were judged by Courtney Allison of French Country Cottage and Kelli Lamb of Rue Magazine/Rue Media. Criteria included overall visual design of the booth; creative merchandising; cohesive brand messaging; and the overall personality and attitude of the booth and sales staff.
Winning home furnishings temporary booths on floor B2 included 200 North, an Illinois-based manufacturer and division of Kaufmann Brands that features fine quality contemporary furnishings; and KidKraft, a Dallas-based creator, manufacturer and distributor of award-winning wooden furniture and toys for children. Casual temporary exhibitors honored on floor C13 included Bamboo54, a California-based manufacturer of a complete line of eco-friendly bamboo furniture and accessories; and Wedgewood Furniture, a Montana-based manufacturer of a sustainably produced line of bamboo plywood furniture that packs flat using a patented assembly system.
Five exhibitors from the Pavilions at Las Vegas Market – representing GIFT, HOME, HANDMADE, DESIGN and DISCOVERIES – were lauded for their booth design and display: (GIFT) Ethics Supply Co., a California –based creator of handmade or ethically sourced candles, soaps, and other personal care accessories; (HOME) Joanie Design LLC, an Arizona-based designer of vibrantly colored and patterned furniture and textiles; (HANDMADE) 12 Small Things from One Big World, fashionable fair trade products handmade by artisans in need around the world; (DESIGN) devall, a California-based supplier of irreverent and provoking porcelain tableware and accessories; and (DISCOVERIES) Rust and Roses Vintage, an Arizona-based dealer of vintage, antiques, reclaimed and reused items. Click here to view and download images of the winning booths.
Las Vegas Market is the leading furniture, home decor and gift marketplace in the western U.S., presenting 2,700+ gift, home décor and furniture resources in an unrivaled market destination. Las Vegas Market features thousands of gift, furniture and home décor lines, allowing for cross-category commerce among these industries. Summer 2016 Las Vegas Market will run July 31 – August 4, 2016, at World Market Center Las Vegas. For more information, visit www.lasvegasmarket.com.
About Las Vegas Market and International Market Centers, L.P.
Las Vegas Market is the most comprehensive furniture, home décor and gift market in the United States, presenting a unique cross-section of 2,700+ resources in an unrivaled market destination. With two markets each year, retailers and designers can shop a broad assortment of product from thousands of manufacturers of furniture, mattress, lighting, decorative accessories, floor coverings, home textiles, tabletop, general gift and more – delivering the most complete, cross-category wholesale tradeshow for the furniture, home décor and gift industries in the United States. For more information, visit www.lasvegasmarket.com. Find us on Facebook and Twitter.
Las Vegas Market is produced by International Market Centers, L.P. (IMC), the world’s largest operator of premier showroom space for the furnishings, home décor and gift industries. International Market Centers owns and operates 12.1 million square feet of world-class exhibition space in High Point, N.C. and Las Vegas. IMC’s mission is to build and operate an innovative, sustainable, profitable and scalable platform for the furnishings, home décor and gift industries. For more information on IMC, visit http://imcenters.com/.
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