World Market Center Las Vegas announced a free upgrade to its popular Apple® iPhone™ application that will enhance the experience of those attending Summer Las Vegas Market, Gift + Home and Vegas Kids, Aug. 2 - 6.
World Market Center Las Vegas Announces Apple® iPhone™ App Update
Launched last February, the first-of-its-kind interactive smartphone application designed specifically for the home furnishings industry provides attendees with quick and easy mobile access of exhibitors and events during Las Vegas Market, Gift + Home and Vegas Kids.
World Market Center Las Vegas has partnered with some of the industry’s most powerful buying groups for the upcoming “Mega Market” week in Las Vegas, Aug. 2 – 6. More than 25 home furnishings and gift buying groups representing hundreds of stores will be attending the Summer Las Vegas Market, Gift + Home and Vegas Kids, flexing their extensive buying power and looking for summer specials throughout the 5 million square foot home furnishings campus.
This season, 7 W New York’s Baby and Kids Fair will feature a top-notch lineup of new and returning exhibitors enhanced by programming vital to those in the baby and kid industry. The three-day show will kick off on the 11th floor at 7 W 34th Street with its very own opening night bash on August 16th from 5 to 8 pm.
When you first learn you’re about to become a mother, time stops. It’s just a split second, but it’s a very clear, unforgettable quiet out of body experience. In that single moment, you realize you are no longer just you, you are carrying a life, another. It’s a bit dizzying. The feeling that you are different than you were before that moment is ever present, until one day you realize you can’t remember exactly who you were before the baby. I don’t think there is any single event in the human experience as life changing as becoming a parent.
(LAS VEGAS)—July 15, 2010—World Market Center Las Vegas will have some of the country’s premiere trend forecasters provide attendees with a road map to the hottest and most vibrant selections of the year August 2 – 6. The programs, tailored to the offerings of Summer Las Vegas Market, will also highlight top items from the Gift + Home and Vegas Kids shows.
Shopping for baby’s room is one of the most exhilarating “remodeling” projects parents undertake during their life, and children’s retailers have the fortunate opportunity to be part of this memorable experience. By creating inviting and inspiring room settings, retailers will help shoppers visualize the furnishings and accessories in their own homes. Including a range of standout nursery products from made-in-the USA suppliers such as Tree by Kerri Lee, Bratt Décor and LuvStuff can help spark customers’ imaginations and ignite a roomful of sales!
The youth furnishings industry has remained strong in recent years and the newly expanded Vegas KidsTM will show retailers and designers how to take advantage of that momentum during Summer Las Vegas Market, August 2 – 6, at World Market Center Las Vegas.
Building upon Las Vegas Market’s outstanding roster of youth furnishings and décor manufacturers, this newly expanded showcase located on the fourth floor of Building C this August, will bring together more unique youth resources as well as educational sessions designed to drive new sales.
World Market Center Las Vegas is proud to announce an encore to last Market’s crowd-pleasing opening night celebration. The second annual “Alfresco, A Taste of Las Vegas” will bring together flavors that tantalize during an unforgettable Las Vegas evening, Monday, August 2, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on opening night of Summer Las Vegas Market, Gift+Home and Vegas Kids.
Shop Hop Productions announces the Baby Shop Hop, an online shopathon that provides Baby Industry Businesses a guaranteed way to grow their business while giving back to the community, and gives Shop Hoppers a reason to shop for a cause.
The Giggle Guide® asked 26 moms “What is one thing you think manufacturers of children’s products should know or consider changing? Our moms stood united on their soap boxes to broadcast their chief concerns for quality, durability and safety in children’s products. Even though The Giggle Guide® knows that most manufacturers in the children’s business share the same concerns, hearing the moms’ insightful and potent message is paramount.
New Streamlined Online Registration Allows for Quick and Efficient Experience
With Las Vegas room rates at incredible lows, plus affordable travel options and great values on dining and entertainment, Las Vegas Market is the best buying trip for your money this year. And with a recently launched redesign of World Market Center’s portfolio of show websites, there’s a new home in cyberspace for the wide-ranging resources available for those attending Las Vegas Market™, **Gift+Home™ and Vegas Kids™. Planning tools for the August Market’s are conveniently found online at www.LasVegasMarket.com, www.GiftandHomeLV.com or www.VegasKidsLV.com where attendees can pre-register, book hotel accommodations and access a number of helpful resources.