News

May 17, 2017
Graduation spending to reach record high

Consumers say they will spend more than ever on graduation gifts this year as they stuff greeting cards with gift cards and cash, according to the annual survey released today by the National Retail Federation... more »

May 15, 2017
Appelman Schauben cranks it up on 11

With the opening this summer of its new 11th floor AmericasMart showroom space, Appelman  Schauben is embarking on the largest expansion in its 23-year history. The rep organization, based here, will continue to operate its... more »

May 15, 2017
International Folk Art Market collection returns with global products in June

Dallas Market Center, in partnership with the International Folk Art Alliance, will serve as the exclusive host of the International Folk Art Market Collection, June 21-25, during Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, June 21-27. The International Folk... more »

May 12, 2017
New Discovery Zone, growing number of new exhibitors headline July 2017 Philadelphia Gift Show

To enhance the show floor experience and increase the educational offerings for its buyer base, the Philadelphia Gift Show will launch a new Discovery Zone on the show floor for the July 23-26, 2017 edition... more »

May 12, 2017
Mary Wenner joins Dallas Market Center as Executive Vice President of Leasing

Dallas Market Center announced Mary Wenner has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Leasing, responsible for leasing strategy across all divisions. Wenner joins Dallas Market Center from Neiman Marcus, where she held numerous leadership... more »

May 11, 2017
Northeast’s largest souvenir & resort gift show returns to Roland E. Powell Convention Center

As the Northeast’s largest souvenir and resort industry trade event, the Ocean City Resort Gift Show returns to the Roland E. Powell Convention Center in Ocean City, Maryland from Nov. 12-14, 2017. Custom-tailored to the specialized... more »

May 11, 2017
Mad Style announces launch of Mad Man craft beer

Mad Style — a fashion and lifestyle brand — announced today that it has finalized an  agreement with The Great Central Brewing Company in Chicago to develop, produce and assist in Distribution of Mad Man Fricken Awesome... more »

May 10, 2017
Nation’s largest souvenir show welcomes new product sectors, new events

Further strengthening the broad and deep selection it offers to retailers, the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show welcomes a new Native American Pavilion and new Gourmet and Boardwalk sections to the Sept. 13-16, 2017 edition... more »

May 10, 2017
Mad Style announces distribution agreement for Australia, New Zealand

Mad Style, a fashion and lifestyle brand, announced that it has finalized a distribution agreement with Minette Trading Pty, Ltd based in Sydney, Australia. The launch, which will take place in August of this year, will... more »

May 8, 2017
Dallas Total Home & Gift Market delivers expanded marketplace, big events in June

Dallas Market Center has announced exclusive details for its upcoming June Total Home & Gift Market (June 21-27, 2017) including new exhibitors, the grand opening of the Interior Home + Design Center, a 60th anniversary... more »

May 8, 2017
Las Vegas Market offers robust event, seminar schedule

Las Vegas Market announced today that a stellar lineup of trend forecasters and thought-leaders will present information-rich and industry-relevant content at the Summer 2017 Las Vegas Market, July 30-August 3, 2017. Exclusive highlights include the Market’s... more »

May 5, 2017
Las Vegas Market’s first look spotlights directional trends

Las Vegas Market announced that its eagerly-anticipated FIRST LOOK trend presentation and curated display will showcase four central themes – Modern Traditions; Casual/Outdoor: Water Signs; Bedroom: iGgen; and Handmade – at the Summer 2017 Las... more »

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