Including to the thrill surrounding the summer time Atlanta Market, Worldwide Market Facilities (IMC) introduced the a lot anticipated return of in-person occasions and celebrations with a schedule of business events, culinary demonstrations and expanded facilities set for the July 13-19, 2021 staging at AmericasMart Atlanta.
“With market attendance and exercise returning to extra ‘regular’ circumstances, we’re delighted to renew the reside training, networking and business celebrations which can be a trademark of the market expertise,” stated Dorothy Belshaw, IMC government vice chairman, chief advertising and buyer officer. “We are going to have a good time business reconnection in Atlanta Market type with a gap night time get together, each day networking occasions and the relaunch of our one-of-a-kind Demonstration Kitchen. We additionally will introduce a brand new sequence of free purchaser facilities to handle present market transportation wants.”
Kick-Off Celebration and Demonstration Kitchen Reopening
The Market Kick-Off Celebration on Wednesday, July 14 affords a long-awaited alternative for the business to collect once more. Open to all market attendees, the Kick-Off get together will function leisure and complimentary gentle bites and drinks starting at 3 p.m. within the Constructing 3, Flooring 2 atrium. The celebration continues Thursday via Saturday with free each day glad hours from 3 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. within the atrium.
Atlanta Market’s standard Demonstration Kitchen in Constructing 2, Flooring 8 reopens with a reside demonstration and ebook signing by tastemaker and creator Danny Web optimization, writer and co-principal of Rue journal and editor-in-chief of Naturally Danny Web optimization who will put together a brand new dessert recipe from his Naturally Scrumptious Desserts cookbook on Thursday, July 15 at 11 a.m. Additionally taking part in within the Demonstration Kitchen are a sequence of movies that includes all-star Atlanta chef, restaurateur and “Prime Chef” fan favourite Kevin Gillespie getting ready his char sui pork dish and a basic mai tai cocktail.
Extra in-person experiences embrace at-market installations that includes a tribute to the 2021 Greeting Card Affiliation LOUIE Award finalists in Constructing 2, Flooring 2; a vignette of Market Snapshot finalists in Constructing 1, Flooring 1; and instagrammable moments all through Buildings 1, 2 and three.
A Welcoming Expertise from the Market and the Metropolis
A brand new free shuttle to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Worldwide Airport and expanded free purchaser parking make it simpler for attendees to return to-and-from market. The airport shuttle leaves AmericasMart from the brand new bus terminal at Constructing 1 each hour on the hour from 1 – 7 p.m., July 14-17. Free purchaser parking is obtainable near the AmericasMart campus within the Peachtree Middle Storage (0.2 miles from Constructing 1 at 161 Peachtree Middle Ave.) and American Most cancers Society Constructing (linked by bridge to Constructing 3 at 112 Baker St NW) July 13-19 on a first-come first served foundation till full. For extra details about journey and parking, go to AtlantaMarket.com/Attend/Travel.
Atlanta Market’s patrons’ lounges return, with sponsorship by Juniper, IMC’s new absolutely built-in omnichannel B2B e-commerce platform launching in 2021. Patrons can use the lounges, positioned in Constructing 1, Flooring 6 and Constructing 2, Flooring 8, for conferences, networking and taking a break from market. Within the lounges, patrons can be taught extra in regards to the Juniper platform, pre-register for the JuniperMarket and choose up branded swag gadgets.
Including to the market pleasure are expanded pedestrian areas and a brand new outside artwork exhibit deliberate for the enduring Peachtree Avenue in entrance of Constructing 1. The expanded pedestrian area extends the sidewalk for 3 blocks in entrance of AmericasMart to create extra alternatives to collect and journey on foot to close by lodges, eating places, retailers and sights. The artwork set up is a chalk artwork avenue mural designed to have a good time and welcome market attendees.
“By our Atlanta NEXT bodily updates, we’re bettering the arrival expertise – from transportation and street-level into the constructing– in addition to the at-market expertise to indicate attendees how a lot we worth them and the way excited we’re to see them once more in particular person,” provides Belshaw.
About Atlanta Market
Atlanta Market is the business’s premier reward, décor and way of life market. Housing the nation’s largest reward product combine complemented by a broad number of dwelling décor, it options greater than 8,000 manufacturers throughout all classes. Held semi-annually at AmericasMart Atlanta, Atlanta Market attracts retailers and designers from each U.S. state and greater than 60 nations. For extra data, go to AtlantaMarket.com.
About Worldwide Market Facilities
Worldwide Market Facilities (IMC) serves as the middle of commerce for the wholesale furnishings, reward, dwelling decor and attire industries. With greater than 20 million sq. toes of premium wholesale showroom area in Excessive Level, N.C., Las Vegas and Atlanta, IMC has greater than 60 years of relationships and expertise creating scalable enterprise platforms for wholesale commerce. With the launch of Juniper, a totally built-in omnichannel B2B commerce resolution and multiline B2B e-commerce market empowering patrons and sellers to higher handle and develop their enterprise at markets and year-round, IMC now offers the one omnichannel gross sales and advertising platform that seamlessly connects bodily and digital wholesale commerce. For extra data, go to www.imcenters.com.
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