Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market Opens Today
July 11, 2012,
ATLANTA-A wide array of gift, tabletop and housewares items will be introduced here this week as the International Gift & Home Furnishings market gets underway. Permanent showrooms will be open today through July 18, while the Temporaries will be open July 13-17.
This year's summer edition will feature a greatly expanded Home section, according to show owner and organizer AmericasMart, which incorporates HD Home, a juried collection on the first floor of Building 1; a special preview will take place Thursday, July 12 from 2-6 p.m. Expanding gift category resources include 42 new showrooms in Building 2 and Building 2 WestWing, said AmericasMart, as well as a newly configured corridor on the seventh floor of Building 2 and Building 2 WestWing, "giving buyers added ease and convenience for navigating the campus and finding new product resources."