Las Vegas Market expands product offerings for summer 2023
Las Vegas Market is preparing to welcome buyers to the West Coast-based gift, bedding, décor and furnishings buying event, with expanded resources, product offerings from some 3,500 lines, plus a full roster of education and special events at the Summer 2023 edition, July 30-Aug. 3 at World Market Center Las Vegas.
“Las Vegas Market is the west coast’s premier destination for sourcing new and on-trend merchandise across multiple complementary categories,” said Bob Maricich, ANDMORE CEO. “Continued resource growth and innovative new tools for buyers help to make Las Vegas a can’t miss market for product discovery this summer.”
New and expanded resources
Las Vegas Market’s 30 floors of permanent showroom offerings in Buildings A, B and C feature gift, bedding, décor and furniture branded presentations and sales agencies. For the summer 2023 market, a total of 23 updates across all categories bring more product offerings to retailers and designers.
Three updates round out summer market leasing gains: Gifts of Nature (representing 39 gift lines); Sales Producers (representing 25 gift and lifestyle lines) and Homestar NA (wood and metal household furniture).
Including these latest updates, summer market highlights include previously announced new showrooms and expansions. New showrooms are: Acme Furniture Industry, Inc.; Artaban Bedding; Balta Rugs; Crown Mark; EON HOME; FGA; Najarian Furniture Company; Protect-A-Bed; Synergy and Yatas Bedding. Showroom expansions are: American Paper & Plastic; CHANDRA; D.V. KAP Home; Fine Lines; NEST, The New Era Sales Team; Purple; Road Runners; Stephen Young; TempurSealy Home Products and Uttermost.
Two temporary exhibit destinations add to the Las Vegas Market experience. The Gift and Home Temporaries fill the Expo at World Market Center Las Vegas with hundreds of brands in six categories: Gift, Handmade, Design, Luxe, Home and Immediate Delivery (Cash & Carry). Additionally, more than 75 furnishings temporaries on B2 augment the market’s furnishings resources.
Programming and events
Las Vegas Market entertains and educates with a series of more than 30 in-person seminars, award celebrations, special events, interactive experiences and more in summer 2023.
Trends take center stage through ANDMORE’s proprietary FIRST LOOK seminar, tour and display as well as the Ahead of the Curve panel of forward-thinking designers and a discussion of color with Sherwin-Williams. A business education schedule includes topics on marketing, merchandising, innovative retailing and related topics.
Las Vegas Market celebrates the industry’s boldest and brightest at ASID’s ANDYZ Awards ceremony, and LVMKT’s Market Pros program returns with a new class of tastemakers sharing favorite finds and market moments on social media. Adding to the excitement are celebrations, amenities, photo-ops and more.
New @Market mobile app
Launching for the summer 2023 market season is ANDMORE’s new @Market app for buyers, combining registration, pre-market planning, at-market navigation, product and showroom organization and post-market activity recaps.
The @Market app is currently available on the Apple App Store for buyers to activate before coming to market. Onsite “App-bassadors” will be available at market to provide hands-on assistance and a new Innovation Lab (Building C, Floor 1) serves as a hub for buyers and sellers to learn more about the @Market app, to provide feedback and to learn more about future tools while enjoying refreshments and entertainment.