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    06/01/2021

    IMC Welcomes 155+ New, Relocating and Expanding Exhibitors for Spring 2021 High Point Market

     

    HIGH POINT, N.C. – (June 1, 2021) – International Market Centers (IMC) announced today that its 17 High Point Market properties will showcase 158 new, expanding and relocating showrooms and temporary exhibits among its 1,000+ total resources at Spring 2021 High Point Market, running June 5 – June 9, 2021.

    “New, innovative and best-selling resources will highlight IMC’s High Point properties offerings this spring,” said Scott Eckman, International Market Centers (IMC) chief revenue officer. “A successful High Point Market is crucial to the continued recovery of our industry and IMC is proud to play its part in bringing buyers and sellers together on home furnishing’s biggest stage.”

    International Market Centers’ 17 properties in High Point include: 300 E. Green St.; 300 S. Main St.; Commerce & Design Building (C&D); Furniture Plaza (FP); Historic Market Square (MS or MS-ADC for Antique Design Center properties); International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC); Klaussner on Hamilton; Market Square Textile Tower (MST); National Furniture Mart (NFM); Plaza Suites (PS); Showplace (SHOW); the Suites at Market Square (SAMS); and five on Hamilton Street – 121, 200, 320 and 330 N. Hamilton St., and 129 S. Hamilton St.

    IMC will welcome some 70 newcomers to High Point Market in both permanent showrooms and temporary exhibit locations. Another 88 existing brands will expand or relocate for the June Market. (NOTE: Editors may use these links to access the ribbon cutting schedule and ribbon cutting photos.)

    The 70 newcomers are:

    3Dexpotours.com (SAMS)

    Alicia Peru (SAMS)

    Amanda Ryan Tucker (SAMS)

    Amara (SAMS)

    Anaya Home (SAMS – SALON)

    Aros Rep/Troels Denmark (IHFC)

    Art Carpet (SHOW)

    Balta Home (SHOW)

    Bati Goods (SAMS)

    Beck's Window Crowns (SAMS)

    Bellani (SAMS – SALON)

    Beyond Cushions (SAMS)

    BIDK Home (SAMS)

    Bloomhome (IHFC – InterHall)

    Casa Ispirata (IHFC – InterHall)

    Cozy Comfort (SAMS)

    Custom Crafted Silhouette (SAMS)

    David Meelheim Designs (MS – ADC)

    Embellish Antiques (MS – ADC)

    Embrace (SAMS)

    FABU Jewelry (SAMS)

    Farafinya African Market (SAMS)

    Fenwick Bartel (IHFC – InterHall)

    For Your Eyes Only by Added Oomph! (SAMS)

    Greg Lotus Photography (IHFC – InterHall)

    Grit and Grace (SAMS)

    Gum Tree Farm Designs (MS – ADC)

    HB Home Furnishings (SHOW)

    Hi-Rock Home (IHFC)

    Hjort Knudsen A/S (IHFC)

    Holiball The Inflatable Ornament (SAMS)

    Holly Stuart Home (SAMS SALON)

    Irene Gates Contemporary Folk Art (SAMS)

    James Herron Antiques (MS – ADC)

    Jatex International (SAMS)

    Jo Liza Intl (SAMS)

    Judy Henson Studio (SAMS)

    K Lawrence Collection (SAMS)

    Karin Kuby Photography (SAMS)

    Leslie Archer Studios (SAMS – SALON)

    Level 57 (IHFC)

    LnR Furniture (SAMS)

    LovinFlame (SAMS)

    Lowcountry Originals (SAMS – SALON)

    METcolors (SAMS)

    Michael Millard-Lowe Antiques (MS – ADC)

    Minori Casa (IHFC – InterHall)

    Neon Textiles (MST)

    Nicolette Mayer Collection (SAMS – SALON)

    Nurbu Inc. (SAMS)

    Orlena Home (SHOW)

    Pacific Connections (SAMS – SALON)

    Pascoe Gallery / Ardmore Ceramic Art by Pascoe Gallery (SAMS – SALON)

    Primitive Collections (IHFC)

    Revelation Culture (SAMS)

    Seasonal Living (IHFC – InterHall)

    Silver N Accessories (SAMS)

    Sumaiya Rugs (SAMS)

    Susan Wheeler Home (MS – ADC)

    Sweet Lola (SAMS)

    Tables & More (SAMS)

    Tang Dynasty Design Center (SAMS)

    Tanta Eleganza (SAMS)

    Texas Bar Stools (SAMS)

    The Boys Silver (SAMS)

    TriConnect (SAMS)

    TRRA (IHFC – InterHall)

    Very Beautiful Things (SAMS)

    Vivo Studios (SAMS)

    Wexel Art (IHFC -Interhall)

     

    The 88 expanding or relocating tenants are:

    3J Int'l/HiEnd Accents (SHOW)

    AICO/Michael Amini (IHFC)

    America Arts (SAMS)

    Architectural Anarchy (MS – ADC)

    Art Resources (MS)

    Artifacts (MS – ADC)

    Artisan Wallcoverings (SAMS – SALON)

    Ashcroft and Moore LLC (MS – ADC)

    Atelier Italiana (IHFC)

    Bassett/Lane Venture (IHFC)

    Be | Outspoken (SAMS – SALON)

    Bennett Galleries (MST)

    Bokara Rugs (MS)

    Bunkroom Home (SAMS)

    Chesterfield Leather (SAMS)

    Classic Home (SHOW)

    Continental Home (SAMS)

    Country View Woodworking (IHFC)

    County Road (SAMS)

    Danny's Fine Porcelain (IHFC)

    Darrell Dean Antiques (MS – ADC)

    Decorum Home (SAMS – SALON)

    Dewert/OKIN (FP)

    Doug Frates Glass (SAMS – SALON)

    Elk Group Int'l (IHFC)

    EurDécor (SAMS – SALON)

    Euro Link/Himolla (IHFC)

    Exquisite Rugs (IHFC)

    FlowDecor (IHFC – InterHall)

    Frank Thomas Art & Design (SAMS)

    Global Furnishings Associates (300 S Main)

    Greentouch Home (FP)

    Greenwald Antiques (MS – ADC)

    Grinard Collection (MS – ADC)

    HiEnd Accent (SHOW)

    Himolla (IHFC)

    House of Cindy (SAMS – SALON)

    House of Mercier (SAMS)

    Jo Liza Intl (SAMS – SALON)

    Johanna Howard Home (SAMS)

    Koncept Technologies (IHFC)

    Kristy Cohn Design (MS – ADC)

    Kuka North America (FP)

    Lane Venture (IHFC)

    Leonard Collection Art & Frame (SAMS)

    Leslie Archer Studios (SAMS – SALON)

    Loloi (IHFC)

    Loominaries (SAMS)

    Louis and Lavender (MS – ADC)

    LR Resources (SHOW)

    Maps and Art (MS – ADC)

    Mario Pollo (MS - ADC

    Marta Gualda Artifacts (MS – ADC)

    McDonough Fine Art / All Edges Gilt (MS – ADC)

    MD Home (SAMS)

    Meico Inc (SAMS)

    Michael & Co (MS – ADC)

    Mirrortique (SAMS)

    Modern Love (MS – ADC)

    Mohawk/Karastan (IHFC)

    Newcastle Fabrics, Corp (SAMS)

    Ngala Trading (SAMS – SALON)

    OKIN (FP)

    Omnia Leather (IHFC)

    Oriental Danny/Danny's Fine Porcelain (IHFC)

    Paul Montgomery / The Mural Source (SAMS – SALON)

    Phillip Allen Hefner Collection (SAMS – SALON)

    Regina Andrew Design (IHFC)

    Robert Corprew (MS – ADC)

    RT Dressings (SAMS)

    Rug & Kilim (IHFC, SAMS – SALON)

    SHIMA (SAMS SALON)

    Southern Home (SAMS)

    Southwest Looms (SAMS)

    St James Lighting (SAMS – SALON)

    Stanton Gray (SAMS – SALON)

    Style Upholstering (SAMS)

    Sylvester Alexander (SAMS)

    Taylor Linens (SAMS – SALON)

    Textures in Wallcovering (SAMS)

    The Canvas Nursery, Inc (SAMS)

    The Persian Carpet (SAMS)

    Three Birds Casual (SHOW)

    V Rugs & Home (SAMS)

    Vahallan (SAMS)

    Varaluz (SAMS – SALON)

    Wexel Art (IHFC InterHall)

    Windy O'Connor Art & Home (SAMS – SALON)

     

    IMC’s Digital Offerings Improve Pre-Market Planning

    The IMCHighPointMarket.com website offers digital tools for trend and market information and assists in pre-market discovery and sourcing. Through the brand-new Product Search and Discovery page,buyers can view new introductions and proven bestsellers, access interactive Market Previews and the Market Resource Guide as well as keep up with relevant news stories. The website also offers a platform to view recorded webinars, tour virtual showrooms and explore on-trend products with IMC’s Market Snapshot program.

    Additionally, attendees can discover more through the “Market Pros” program, which kicks off on June 5 – opening day of Spring Market – and features market tips and favorite at-market products finds from nine influential industry professionals on the @DesignonHPMkt Instagram page. For more information and available tips, visit http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/market-pros.

    Juniper, IMC’s new fully integrated omnichannel B2B commerce solution and multi-line B2B e-commerce marketplace, also will have a presence at High Point Market. “Preview Pods” located on the Showplace Walkway near the Transportation Terminal will provide buyers with a dynamic visual overview of JuniperMarket, a multi-line B2B wholesale e-commerce marketplace launching in 2021. It also will provide sellers with an overview of JuniperCommerce, a sales automation and commerce platform that empowers sales teams, streamlines product data management, and delivers real-time visibility across channels. Sellers can visit the Juniper showroom in IHFC (Main 4, Space M433) to learn more about the ways JuniperCommerce and JuniperMarket drive business efficiency and growth.

    IMC’s High Point properties will follow IMC’s recently updated Together Safely protocols. Masks are strongly recommended; however, they are no longer required for vaccinated individuals. Unvaccinated market participants should still wear masks. Showrooms and local businesses may still require masks regardless of vaccination status, so Market participants are encouraged to bring masks with them to Market. Social distancing is still in effect so individuals will be metered into buildings and onto vertical transportation, and elevator and escalator capacity limits remain in place. Full details are available at www.TogetherSafely.com.

    High Point Market is the largest furnishings industry trade show in the world, with more than 2,000 manufacturers in 11.5 million square feet of showroom and exhibit space in multiple buildings in downtown High Point, North Carolina. Each Market attracts tens of thousands of retail home furnishings buyers, interior designers, architects, and others in the home furnishings industry. International Market Centers (IMC) owns 17 prime High Point Market showroom buildings, which contain 70 percent of the exhibitors, including the majority of the top 500 manufacturers. Spring 2021 Market is scheduled for June 5 – June 9, 2021. For more information, visit www.imchighointmarket.com.

    About International Market Centers: International Market Centers (IMC) serves as the center of commerce for the wholesale furniture, gift, home decor and apparel industries. With more than 20 million square feet of premium wholesale showroom space in High Point, N.C., Las Vegas and Atlanta, IMC has more than 60 years of relationships and experience creating scalable business platforms for wholesale commerce. With the launch of Juniper, a fully integrated omnichannel B2B commerce solution and multiline B2B e-commerce marketplace empowering buyers and sellers to better manage and grow their business at markets and year-round, IMC now provides the only omnichannel sales and marketing platform that seamlessly connects physical and digital wholesale commerce. For more information, visit www.imcenters.com.

     

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    Press Contact:

    Chelsea Peabody-Bohannon, (404) 220-2141

    cbohannon@imcenters.com

    Cathy Steel, (203) 340-9251

    cathysteel@cathysteelassociates.com