AmericasMart to Host Seminars, Special Events for Summer Markets
May 10, 2010,
For the International Gift & Home Furnishings and International Area Rug Markets in July, AmericasMart will set the stage for several special events with celebrity designers and chefs, including Tyler Florence, Olivier Blanchard, as well as host a series of educational programs.
Nearly 30 classes, seminars and workshops will be held outside of AMU. Many are category-specific, designed to help retailers grow niche businesses and learn more about pursuing new options for cross-merchandising and attracting new customers.
Additionally, at the Area Rug Market's four floors will offer events with industry-specific educational programs organized in with the Oriental Rug Retailers of America (ORRA).