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LV Market: Nine New, Expanding and Relocating Showrooms Confirmed for Winter Market
In another round of leasing activity, Las Vegas Market has announced another nine new, expanded and relocated gift and home décor showrooms confirmed for the Winter Las Vegas Market, Jan. 27 – 31, 2019. With these latest additions, a total of 247,000 square feet of new, expanding and relocating showrooms will debut at Winter Market.
“Las Vegas Market continues to attract the top home décor suppliers in the industry, and leasing activity has been robust for winter, with nearly 120,000 square feet of new, expanding and relocating showrooms confirmed for Winter Market,” said Scott Eckman, executive vice president of furniture and home décor leasing for International Market Centers. “Overall, Las Vegas Market will showcase more than one million square feet of home décor resources in permanent showrooms and temporary exhibit spaces.”
The most recent new-to-Market home décor showrooms include Caravan Rugs, a leading manufacturer of high-end hand-knotted rugs, in 4,581 square feet on C3; and Unique Loom, a supplier of rugs and throw pillows, in 8,792 square feet on B4. Additionally, three existing tenants are expanding their showrooms this winter. On A3, Canaan, a wholesaler of designer pillows, is expanding into 4,075 square feet; on C3, Karastan, a producer of power-loomed area rugs, is expanding into 12,067 square feet; and on C4, Decorum Home, a manufacturer of luxurious textiles, soft goods, pillows and throws, is expanding into 823 square feet.
“The number of gift resources available at Las Vegas Market continue to grow market-over-market, with more than 2,700 lines presented in nearly 450,000 square feet of gift showrooms in Building C,” said Dave Savula, executive vice president of gift and apparel leasing for International Market Centers. “This latest round of leasing activity brings the total square footage of new, expanding and relocating showrooms at Market this January to more than 127,000.”
Within the gift category, two new tenants include Coast to Coast, in 1,100 square feet on C9 and Stickers Northwest, a supplier of stickers, shirt and magnets, in 342 square feet on C10. The two latest expanding or relocating exhibitors at Winter Market are: Adams & Co., a developer of wholesale traditional and seasonal décor, relocating and expanding into 4,001 square feet on C7; and multi-line agency FEM Sales, expanding into 7,501 square feet on C8.
In addition to showrooms, temporary gift and home décor resources are pacing at an all-time high in the Pavilions at Las Vegas Market with nearly 600 new and returning exhibitors confirmed for Winter Market. In Pavilion 1, GIFT will feature more than 180 exhibitors, DESIGN LIFESTYLE will showcase 30 companies and HANDMADE will present more than 100 artisans. In Pavilion 2, HOME and DESIGN HOME will feature nearly 100 exhibitors and DISCOVERIES: The Antique Vintage Marketplace will feature 125-150 exhibitors.