Chicago Market, GHTA Partner for "Shop Local" Event

CHICAGO-The Chicago Market: Living and Giving has formed an alliance with the Gift & Home Trade Association (GHTA) to offer a Shop Local event on Aug. 1 from 4:45-7:30 p.m.

The event involves a trolley tour for retailers attending the Chicago Market, who will have the opportunity to meet and network with owners of shops in the Southport Corridor, a Chicago neighborhood destination for shopping, dining and entertainment. Participating stores include Dog-A-Holics, M2 Boutique and M2 for Men, Persona and Que Syrah Fine Wines. Retailers who take the tour will also be able to see new trends in home decor, gourmet products and accessories.

Those with specific questions about the Shop Local event may contact Debra Elgi at or by calling 312-451-6429.

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HFN provides detailed information on the key home classifications: Housewares, Tabletop, Floor Covering & Rugs, Furniture, Home Textiles, Lighting, Home Decor, Mattresses & Bedding, Gifts, Major Appliances and Consumer Electronics as well as Business, Finance and Retail.


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