Home leasing intensifies at LVM
More than 30 leading suppliers are opening and enlarging showrooms for the Winter edition of Las Vegas Market
Las Vegas Market announced today that its gift and home décor leasing activity continues to intensify, with the rapid growth rate fueled by showroom expansions among leading vendors as well as large numbers of new resources opening new showrooms for the upcoming Winter Market, running from Sunday, January 18, through Thursday, January 22, 2015.
Prestigious multi-line national sales agency Ivystone, for instance, is expanding its showroom space by 35 per cent for the winter 2015 Market, with a 31,500-square-foot showroom on C6, becoming the largest single gift and home décor tenant in Building C. Ivystone’s expansion will bring a number of new lines to Las Vegas Market, including high-profile brands: Michel Design Works, Zodax,Greenbox Art, , and Zero2Sixty among others. Ivystone’s expansion also will allow for a broader presentation by several of the sales agency’s existing leading lines, including Napa Home & Garden – launching a new holiday line by designer Robert Jones, former creative director of Sage & Co. – as well as The Good Bead, Mad Style, Old River Road, Spartina 449 and Split P. In total, Ivystone’s Las Vegas Market showroom will showcase more than 20 lines, including the popular Beatriz Ball, Beaucoup Designs, Foreside Home & Garden, Pomeroy Collection and TAG.
“Las Vegas Market continues to generate major momentum in the gift and home décor categories in advance of Winter Market, with leading companies expanding showrooms; many new-to-market firms opening showrooms, and other current tenants renewing leases,” said Dorothy Belshaw, president of Gift & Home Décor, International Market Centers. “Continued category enrichment and overall resource growth is driving record expansion, further reinforcing Las Vegas Market’s position as the leading furniture, home decor and gift destination in the western United States.”
In addition to Ivystone, another nine current gift and home décor tenants have announced significant expansions for the Winter Market. Companies broadening their exposure at, and commitment to the Las Vegas Market, this Winter are: framed art resource CHC Art, expanding to 2,300-square-feeet on C4; gift and lifestyle provider Fine Lines, growing by 15 per cent to a 12,979-square-feet location on C10; seasonal, gift and decorative accessories resource Gerson International/Sterling, expanding to a 7,681-square-feet space on C8; seasonal, gift and decorative accessories vendor Hanna’s Handiworks, more than doubling is showroom to 5,127-square-feet on C9; home décor supplier JLA Home, expanding by 15 per cent to a 12,500-square-feet showroom on B4; accent and area rug manufacturer Kaleen, expanding to a 5,200-square-feet location on C4; gift supplier Next Step Reps, growing by 15% to a 1,480-square-feet showroom on C8; accessories, lighting, furniture and rug supplier Silkroute International, expanding by 15% to a 9,560-square-feet showroom on A2; and home décor provider Stylecraft, growing by 20% to a 10,500-square-feet space on A3.
Additionally, multi-line representative group OneCoast is renewing its 13,512-square-feet showroom on C8.
Las Vegas Market also continues to attract new resources to c-ONE, an exclusive cross-category showcase of specialty tabletop and better home décor presented in both permanent showrooms and temporary presentations.
Six companies will debut new showrooms on c-ONE this winter: home textiles resource Couleur Nature & Caravan, in 500-square-feet; table linen and accessories provider Garnier-Thiebaut Inc., in 200-square-feet; tabletop, frame and accessories resource Olivia Riegel, in 1,709 -square-feet; fragrance vendor Panier Des Sens, Inc., in 200 -square-feet; candle and tabletop vendor Prouna, in 1,623-square-feet; and cookware and bakeware provider Revol USA, LLC; in 200 -square-feet showroom. In addition, garden, glassware and decorative accessories supplier Accent Décor, a current Las Vegas Market tenant, will relocate to c-ONE in an expanded 9,926-square-foot showroom.
Other leading vendors opening showrooms at Las Vegas Market this winter include home textiles supplier Park Designs, with a 1,624 -square-feet location on C6; and tabletop, housewares and decorative accessories supplier Home Essentials, opening a 4,900-square-feet location on C8. Another six leading lifestyle, fragrance and candle merchandisers – Blithe and Bonny; DL & Co.; Illume; K Hall Studio, Inc.; Lifetherapy; and Napa Soap Company – will open a shared 3,859 square foot showroom on C10.
These newcomers join a previously announced line-up of more than a dozen other leading vendors of gift, home décor and lifestyle merchandise that are opening and expanding showrooms at the Winter Las Vegas Market, including: Anne McGilvray, Caracole, Crestview, Grace by Catherine Sullivan, JURA Inc., Leftbank Art, Melrose International, Nova Lighting, Papaya, Portman Studios, Precious Moments, Swahili Imports with Tesoros Trading Company, and Young’s Inc.
Las Vegas Market is the leading furniture, home decor and gift marketplace in the western U.S., presenting 2,200+ gift, home décor and furniture resources in an unrivaled market destination. Las Vegas Market features thousands of gift, furniture and home décor lines, allowing for cross-category commerce among these industries. The Winter 2015 Las Vegas Market runs January 18-22, 2015, at World Market Center Las Vegas. For more information, visit www.lasvegasmarket.com
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Las Vegas Market is the most comprehensive furniture, home décor and gift market in the United States, presenting a unique cross-section of 2,200+ resources in an unrivaled market destination. With two markets each year, retailers and designers can shop a broad assortment of product from thousands of manufacturers of furniture, mattress, lighting, decorative accessories, floor coverings, home textiles, tabletop, general gift and more – delivering the most complete, cross-category wholesale tradeshow for the furniture, home décor and gift industries in the United States. For more information, visit www.lasvegasmarket.com. Find us on Facebook and Twitter.
Las Vegas Market is produced by International Market Centers, L.P. (IMC), the world’s largest operator of premier showroom space for the furnishings, home décor and gift industries. International Market Centers owns and operates 11.4 million square feet of world-class exhibition space in High Point, N.C. and Las Vegas. IMC’s mission is to build and operate an innovative, sustainable, profitable and scalable platform for the furnishings, home décor and gift industries. For more information on IMC, visit http://imcenters.com