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High Point Virtual Market Experience Drew Thousands of Participants

International Market Centers’ (IMC) first-ever High Point Virtual Market Experience ended on a high note last week with record engagement on the IMC High Point Market website, generated by thousands…

IMC Implements 'Together Safely' Protocols for Reopening

International Market Centers (IMC) today released its “Together Safely” plan for reopening its buildings in Atlanta, High Point and Las Vegas and preparing for Summer 2020 markets given the COVID-19…

Atlanta Market Shares Safety Measures, Adapted Programming for Summer Event

Atlanta Market kicks off an unprecedented summer market season with new dates and a modified format that will allow retailers and designers to source needed new product during their recovery from the…

Las Vegas Market Opens Submissions for Summer 2020 FIRST LOOK Program

Las Vegas Market is now accepting submissions for its proprietary FIRST LOOK trends program, which will showcase design and color trends through two 30-minute, CEU-accredited webinars presented in…
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Photo by J. Kelly Brito on Unsplash

LightFair Launches 'LightFair Connect' Virtual Conference

LightFair will present selected courses from its 2020 Conference program online as “LightFair Connect” July 21-23, 2020. The virtual conference will feature more than 60 hours of accredited courses…

High Point Market Authority Expands Fall 2020 Market Dates

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the High Point Market Authority is expanding the Fall Market dates in an effort to spread out attendance and account for expected reduced capacity…
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Kuzco Lighting's Magellan family won the award for Most Innovative Product of the Year.

LightFair Names 2020 LightFair Innovation Awards Winners

LightFair announced the 14 winners of its 2020 LightFair Innovation Awards (LIA). The 31st annual awards recognize innovative products and designs introduced by LightFair 2020 exhibitors during the…

ICFA Cancels Preview Show

The International Casual Furnishings Association is canceling the Preview Show slated for July 14-16 as a result of the coronavirus pandemic and has shifted its focus toward Casual Market Chicago…

IMC Announces Schedule for High Point Virtual Market

International Market Centers (IMC) announced today an exclusive lineup of seminars and events and new product discovery opportunities for its “IMC High Point Virtual Market,” a three-week-long…

Dallas Market Center Reopens to Customers

After closing temporarily amid the coronavirus pandemic, Dallas Market Center has reopened to buyers. Details regarding the reopening and the rigorous health and safety measures now in place are…