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    09/13/2022

    Nearly 50 New Brands in Suites at Market Square for Fall 2022 High Point Market

    HIGH POINT, NC – September 12, 2022 – International Market Centers (IMC) presents nearly 50 new brands among its 310+ whole home and lifestyle temporary exhibitors in the Suites at Market Square (SAMS) at the Fall High Point Market October 22-26, 2022. 

    “Designers and retailers coming to High Point Market for unique and special items will find a wealth of resources at SAMS,” said Scott Eckman, IMC executive vice president, chief revenue officer. “This Fall, a full SAMS presents an engaging mix of new-to-High-Point brands, international collections and new inspiration from favorite exhibitors. From candles to rugs to outdoor living, SAMS offers a complete product mix for buyers.”  

     Debra Ferrari Fine Art & Home is new to SAMS in Fall 2022

    Debra Ferrari Fine Art & Home is new to SAMS in Fall 2022

    Some 310+ temporary exhibitors are presented on three floors in SAMS. SALON – the design-focused, fashion-forward curated collection on the ground floor of SAMS – features 50 exhibitors. The Mezzanine and Top floors feature a cross-category lineup of 260+ innovative brands showing decorative accessories, furniture, home textiles, lighting, rugs, wall art and more.

    In Fall 2022, SALON features eight brands that are new or returning to High Point Market after a hiatus: 717 Sailbags(bags, décor and clothing handcrafted in France from 100% recycled sailcloth), Couristan Rugs & Carpets (area rugs, residential carpeting and custom floor covering), Finewerks (lighting and original art), Lubin Paris (home fragrances by a Parisian perfumer founded in 1798), Nima Oberoi – Lunares (handcrafted homeware, home décor, gifts and tableware), Olivya Stone (fully customizable furniture handcrafted in California), Pampa Living (outdoor furniture) and TRAME Paris (French homeware and accessories inspired by history and the Mediterranean).  

    Some 40+ brands debut at High Point Market on the Mezzanine and Top floors. Of note for Fall 2022 is strong presentations of original art, outdoor living and rugs among the new decor exhibitors. Five new art brands are Allyson Monson Photography (fine art photography), B. Maraffi Art and Home (luxury bedding, pillows, rugs and textiles featuring original art), Debra Ferrari Fine Art & Home (fine art original paintings, reproductions and artfully inspired accent wallcoverings), Georgette Monaghan (mixed-media original art) and palmer K designs (area rugs, blankets and throws, indoor / outdoor pillows and gifts featuring original art). Six new outdoor living brands include Emuamericas (easy-to-store chairs and tables), Esschert Design USA (outdoor accessories and garden gifts), GHP Group (barbecue grills and indoor and outdoor hearth products), Outer (sustainably crafted outdoor furniture), Royal Botania (luxury outdoor furniture) and Teak + Table Outdoor Living (teak outdoor furniture). Three new rug brands are CiCIL (area rugs made in the USA using 100% natural, renewable and non-toxic materials) and Loominology(custom rugs in a variety of designs) and Olker Rugs (contemporary rugs). New unique finds include 47th & Main (vintage kitchen and home decor), Artish Studio (modular, interactive furniture), Botanica Candle (candles handmade in the USA that support non-profit organizations in the areas indigenous to its fragrance ingredients), Calia Stone Boutique (natural stone slabs and accessories), Current Luxury (innovative drapery systems, outdoor umbrellas and the innovative ALMA dining chairs), L&DS Lighting & Design Studio (custom chandeliers), Piffany USA (Danish handcrafted furniture, lighting and flameless candles with a strong Scandinavian design aesthetic), Post House (graphical, modern fabrics, pillows, and décor), Rocking the Clock (clocks, lamps and accent furniture made from vintage musical instruments) and more.  

    The Global Sourcing Pavilion on the Top Floor also is a key destination for Fall 2022. Some 50+ brands from Brazil, China, India, Italy, Korea, and Turkey show original furniture, outdoor living, mattresses, textiles, upholstery and casegoods together in the space. 

    Also New for Fall 2022 are three spaces on the Top floor sponsored by the Sherwin-Williams paint company: a Seminar Room to host DesignOn HPMKT by IMC programming, a Designer Lounge and an exhibit that will showcase new color inspiration. 

    IMC presents the only temporary exhibits at High Point Market. In addition to the 310+ at SAMS, IMC presents 50+ temporary exhibitors in InterHall on the first floor of the International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC) and 15+ furniture exhibitors on one floor in Plaza Suites.   

    IMC’s  17 properties in High Point include: 300 E. Green St.; 300 S. Main St.; Commerce & Design Building (C&D); Furniture Plaza; Historic Market Square; International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC); Klaussner on Hamilton; Market Square Textile Tower; National Furniture Mart; Plaza Suites; Showplace; the Suites at Market Square (SAMS); and five on Hamilton Street – 121, 200, 320 and 330 N. Hamilton St., and 129 S. Hamilton St. A full list of IMC’s High Point resources is available at IMCHighPointMarket.com/exhibitor-directory.

    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. DesignOnHPMKT by IMC is the official voice for IMC’s High Point Market programming and at-market activities representing a wealth of industry knowledge and connections. Fall 2022 Market is scheduled for October 22-26, 2022. For more information about events and exhibits presented by IMC, visit IMCHighPointMarket.com. Registration for the Fall 2022 High Point Market is open now at HighPointMarket.org.

    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 IMCenters.com.

    Media Contacts:

    Chelsea Peabody Bohannon, 404.220.2141 or cbohannon@imcenters.com

    Cathy Steel, 203.340.9251 or cathysteel@cathysteelassociates.com