July 19 – 25: Permanent Showrooms Open, July 22 – 25: Temporary Show Opens
California-centric Theme Defines Focus for Product, Events and Overall Show Experience at L.A. Mart® and Los Angeles Convention Center Destinations
MMPI’s California Gift Show (CGS) is ramping up to a new look and new vision for July 2011 fueling a fresh perspective and enhanced experience for the West Coast’s largest Gift & Home Market. As part of a long-term strategy beginning July 2011, CGS will give greater focus to the region’s emerging product designers, artists and craftsmen that place California at the forefront of international product trend.
Mention the name Berlingot to anyone in France and they know you are talking about a superior line of baby products. Today, many North American retailers and consumers are becoming more familiar with this brand’s fine line of baby fashions, linens, and gift items. Berlingot has created a world of gift giving for babies and toddlers under the age of four. They carry absolutely everything you can think of when it comes to baby clothing, bedroom décor, toys, and plush pals. At Berlingot, they believe the arrival of a new baby is the best reason in the world to celebrate.
MMPI announces its 2011 event dates for The L.A. Mart® and The Chicago Market: Living and Giving®.
THE CALIFORNIA GIFT SHOW
L.A. Mart®: Tuesday, July 19-25
Showrooms: 9a.m. – 6p.m. Friday, July 22 – Monday, July 25
Temporaries and Beckman’s™ Handcrafted Show L.A.: 9a.m. – 6p.m. Friday, July 22 – SHOP LATE NIGHT!
Showrooms: 9a.m. – 8p.m., Temporaries and Beckman’s™ Handcrafted Show L.A: 9a.m. – 8p.m.
LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER Friday, July 22 -Sunday, July 24
Temporaries: 9a.m.-6p.m. Monday, July 25
Temporaries: 9a.m. – 4p.m.
The 2011 catalog is out. Make sure you have your copy. Many new styles are there and ready to ship. We are so excited about the new catalog including new styles. Access it on the web, Go into the back room and click on Download Catalog. You should be receiving yours in the mail soon.
~ Fashion Journalist Teri Agins to Provide Keynote ~ WNBC’s Melissa Russo to Emcee Event on June 1st at Pierre NY Hotel
New York, NY – April 25, 2011 – Kids In Distressed Situations (K.I.D.S.), the internationally renowned children’s charity, today announced that it will honor five women at its 5th Annual Women in Industry Awards Luncheon, for their outstanding contributions to children in need.
Booth space is nearly sold out for the 2011 Spring Conference, taking place May 2-4th in Fort Worth, Texas! There are just 12 spaces left so take advantage by registering today.
Don’t miss on out the two days full of learning, networking and fun featuring two evening networking receptions!
If you are interested in exhibiting, please contact Nathan immediately
at: (210) 691-4848 Ext. 103
The time for spring cleaning is here! For many families, each year brings a new heap of toys, gadgets, books, and puzzles. When it comes to organizing children’s items, storage containers need to be easy to use, yet strong enough to stand up to piles of heavy, oddly shaped items. Whether parents are looking to round up an ever-growing collection of stuffed animals, or need a central place for all those Legos and crayons, The Giggle Guide® likes these neat solutions from 3 Sprouts, Resource International, Jonti-Craft and Little Zookeepers that are durable, kid-friendly, and fit beautifully into any home décor.
Every season Playtime chooses a new theme, in step with and reflecting current events, the latest from the workshops, the Trend Spaces and the exhibitions.
This theme will be expressed by all our partners and contributors throughout the show.
For this edition of Playtime New York, we shall set off on “an Adventure” up and down the aisles of the fair, a journey in this world but, also, within ourselves, somewhere between dreaming and reality…