Atlanta – The 2018 wholesale trading year starts out with The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market (Showrooms: Jan. 9-16, 2018; Temporaries: Jan. 11-15, 2018) and The Atlanta International Area Rug Market featuring the National Oriental Rug Show (Jan. 10-14, 2018) as buyers explore growing merchandise collections and a wide variety of new and newly expanded showrooms.
The latest permanent exhibitor additions and expansions at AmericasMart include:
New: Adelene Simple Cloth takes a permanent showroom in Building 1, Floor 9 to showcase its washed Belgian linen, cotton canvas table linens and vintage throws that give holiday feasts and moments a beautiful backdrop.
Expansion: Jackson, Tennessee-based organization Forty West Designs expands its collection of fine quality of lamps, upholstery and home decor on Building 1, Floor 12.
Relocation: BIMA Trading relocates its collection of furniture manufactured by artisans from the ‘cottage’ industry of Indonesia on Building 1, Floor 9.
New: Bassett Mirror Company opens a new showroom on Building 1, Floor 11 featuring its unique product line of mirrors, fine art, lamps and an extravagant furniture portfolio.
Expansion: Montes Doggett expands its showroom of handmade ceramics on Building 1, Floor 10.
Relocation: Design Legacy by Kelly O’Neal relocates its collection of furniture, accessories, art and textiles designed by Dallas-based interior designer Kelly O’Neal to Building 1, Floor 9.
New: Itinerant Studio, LLC opens a new production art studio and showroom that focuses on creating original and limited edition mixed media works that serve the design and wholesale trade on Building 1, Floor 9.
Expansion: Expanding its collection to Building 1, Floor 11, ZUO makes fashionable furniture affordable to any demographic.
Relocation: Relocating to Building 2, Floor 9, Alfresco Home has more than 30 years of experience in casual furniture, garden and outdoor gourmet industries.
New: Showcasing its collection on Building 1, Floor 9, Nate Ricketts Designs offers a masterpiece of nautical wonders from the planet’s deepest oceans.
Expansion: Birds Choice/Perfect Choice Furniture expands its furniture line and collection of professional outdoor bird supplies on Building 2, Floor 9.
Relocation: Aspen Brands, a vertically integrated manufacturer of design-driven lighting, chairs and accessories, relocates to Building 2, Floor 9.
New: Suchiras opens a new showroom on Building 1, Floor 9 showcasing its design of unique block print textiles to decorate the home and express individual style.
Expansion: Campo De’ Fiori expands its showroom on Building 2, Floor 10 featuring a wide range of products from mossed terra cotta planters, to carved stone, forged iron, cast bronze and more.
Relocation: Exhart relocates its collection of more than 500 new garden décor products to Building 2, Floor 9.
Relocation: Summer Classics, a premier, luxury outdoor furniture manufacturer of modern, high quality resin wicker, cast aluminum, wrought aluminum and more moves to Building 1, Floor 15.
Expansion: Recently expanded on Building 2, Floor 9, Cohasset Gifts & Garden is the largest distributor of wooden wind chimes in North America.
Relocation: With more than 20 years of creating and offering a memorable and extravagant product selection for home and garden, Hi-Line Gift Ltd., moves to a new location on Building 2, Floor 9.
New: Emerging as a unique designer and manufacturer of home lighting products, Terracotta Designs opens a new showroom on Building 1, Floor 14.
Expansion: Esschert Design USA, LLC. specializing in developing collections related to gardening and nature, expands its product to Building 2, Floor 10.
Relocation: Now one of the largest seed block and bird seed gift manufactures in the nation, Mr. Bird relocates its product to Building 2, Floor 10.
New: Tripar International offers unique display solutions for independent retailers, mass merchants and consumers in a new showroom on Building 1, Floor 10.
Expansion: Garden Age Supply grows its collection of beautifully hand-crafted furniture and accessories created by loving Earth-conscious artists on Building 2, Floor 10.
Relocation: Having manufactured hand-tuned wind chimes in America for over 30 years, QMT Associates Inc. moves its collection to Building 2, Floor 9.
Expansion: Growing its collection on Building 2, Floor 10, Gold Crest Distributing is a wholesale distributor of wild bird, pet and outdoor products and gifts throughout the U.S.
Relocation: Recently moved to Building 2, Floor 9, Smart Living Inc. creates unique and innovative products that enhance your indoor and outdoor living spaces with ease.
Expansion: Greenfield Trading, Inc. expands its collection of artificial flowers on Building 2, Floor 9.
Expansion: VIP International, a wholesale company that supplies home and garden décor to distributors, expands its collection on Building 2, Floor 10.
New: Founded in 1996, New View Gifts and Accessories Ltd. has grown to become a dominant force in the decorative décor industry, opens a new showroom on Building 1, Floor 6.
Expansion: Capturing the essence of everyday life, from simplistic to elegant, Home & More LLC. expands its collection of innovative and colorful doormats to Building 2, Floor 10.
Relocation: Viz Glass relocates is collection of hand-crafted glass for art and décor to Building 2, Floor 9.
New: With its new showroom on Building 1, Floor 16, Shishi US, a Norwegian-Estonian joint venture established in 1998, provides fresh and interesting ideas for home decoration across the globe.
Expansion: Expanding its collection on Building 2, Floor 9, In The Breeze is a wholesale-only distributor and importer of outdoor decorative products and kites.
New: Direct Export Co. opens a new showroom on Building 1, Floor 16, specializing in permanent floral, home and garden décor for everyday and a complete line for Christmas.
Expansion: Lloyd Flanders Industries grows its collection of fine-woven, heirloom furniture on Building 2, Floor 10.
New: Adding a second location on Building 1, Floor 1, Nourison Rugs is a leading global floor covering company that produces extensive collections of virtually every category or rugs.
Expansion: Quest Collections expands its product line of various metals, woods and glasses to Building 2, Floor 8.
New: G. DeBrekht, a small, family-owned business dedicated to creating works of art using century-old techniques, opens a new showroom on Building 1, Floor 16.
Expansion: The Orlandi Statuary Company shows its many collections including Fiber Store for garden, Religious Statuary and Fountains in an expanded showroom on Building 2, Floor 9.
Relocation: Abbott of England relocates its line of unique gifts and home décor to Building 2, Floor 6.
New: Old German Christmas LLC, a family company with more than 150 years of experience specializing in traditional hand blown and hand painted glass Christmas ornaments, takes a new, permanent showroom on Building 1, Floor 20.
Expansion: With an inventory of over 60,000 items, Pottery Express, LLC expands its pottery from Mexico, Vietnam, Spain, Columbia and the U.S. in a showroom on Building 2, Floor 9.
Relocation: Wholestyle Packaging relocates its complete line of quality boxes and bags, with color-coordinated tissue paper, ribbons and bows to Building 2, Floor 11.
New: Classic Touch Décor Inc. opens a new showroom on Building 2, Floor 8.
Expansion: Opening a new showroom on Building 1, Floor 18, Gold Eagle USA is a direct manufacturer of botanically correct silk floral, greenery foliage, arrangements and home accessories.
Expansion: Upper Deck, Ltd. expands its collection of gifts, antique reproductions, collectibles, home furnishings, accents, weathervanes and more on Building 2, Floor 10.
New: Built upon a foundation of sales and marketing expertise and solid management skills and support, Fieldstone represents a portfolio of the finest brands available in the retail gift industry on Building 2, Floor 9.
Relocation: Created more than 40 years ago, Authentic Models relocates its collections of furniture, artifacts and accessories to a new showroom on Building 2, Floor 12.
New: Ludell/Soffieria De Carlini opens a new showroom on Building 1, Floor 20 showcasing a fine selection of home and holiday products.
Expansion and Relocation: With furnishings for every room and styles for every taste, Creative Co-op expands and relocates its collection on Building 2, Floor 10.
Relocation: Relocated to Building 2, Floor 6, Quotable Cards focuses on producing high quality products that stand the test of time.
New: Steinbach Volkskunst GmbH, the nutcracker company, opens a new showroom on Building 1, Floor 18 showcasing products made via woodturning and carving.
Expansion: Elegant Earth grows its diverse and continually expanding line of earth-friendly products on Building 2, Floor 10.
Relocation: One-hundred percent made-in-the-USA certified, Meissenburg Designs relocates its product line of wood and metal signage with a classic appeal to Building 2, Floor 7.
New: 1818 Farms opens a new showroom of all handmade, hand-packaged and all-natural ingredients on Building 2, Floor 7.
Expansion: Whether it’s period charm, a style of elegant restraint or an infusion of playfulness, the Park Hill Collection has it all in an expanded showroom on Building 2, Floor 10.
Relocation: Relocated to Building 2, Floor 6, Wild Hare Designs has a broad assortment of whimsical, humorous sayings available on kitchen, bar and tea towels as well as aprons and koozies.
New: Arte Italica opens a new, permanent showroom presenting a fine collection of kitchen furniture products on Building 2, Floor 9.
Expansion: K&K Interiors expands its selection of Everyday, Spring and Garden, Holiday, Fall and Halloween accessories and more on Building 1, Floor 20.
Relocation: Relocated to Building 2, Floor 6, Pine Creek offers a large variety of products from classic wrought iron to antique adaptations, enamelware, coverlets and more.
New: Nora Fleming, LLC revolutionizes the art of entertaining with its line of serving pieces and kitchen products on Building 2, Floor 9.
Expansion: David Christopher's, a division of Smith Wholesale, offers florals, ribbons and holiday décor in its expanded showroom on Building 1, Floor 17.
Relocation: Peter Pauper Press, founded in 1928, one of America’s leading publishers of fine gift books, humor books, compact references, travel guides, unique journals, quality stationery relocates on Building 2, Floor 6.
New: Culver presents its exquisite line of drinkware in a new showroom on Building 2, Floor 8.
Expansion: Christopher Radko, a manufacturer of handcrafted European glass Christmas ornaments for more than 30 years, expands on Building 1, Floor 16.
Expansion/Relocation: A leading home décor and decorative home accessories company, Urban Trends, relocates to an expanded showroom on Building 2, Floor 12.
New: Fiesta displays its collection of dinnerware in a new showroom on Building 2, Floor 9.
Expansion: MacKenzie-Childs grows its collection of colorful, hand-made ceramics, enamelware, glassware, furniture, and home accessories on Building 2, Floor 9.
New: Opening its new showroom on Building 2, Floor 7, Pine Designs is a small business that makes rustic signs that have meaning.
Expansion: Simon Pearce, specializing in hand-thrown pottery and lead-free glassware made with custom molds and purpose-built furnaces, expands its collections to Building 2, Floor 8.
New: Taking a new showroom on Building 2, Floor 6, The Grommet Wholesale helps retailers buy from hundreds of small makers through one source.
Expansion: Coton Colors expands its collection of Kitchen and Home, Ornaments and Happy Everything products to Building 2, Floor 6.
Expansion: DNS Designs provides everyday and seasonal home décor in an expanded showroom on Building 2, Floor 7.
Expansion: Appelman Schauben expands its collections of fine quality and high design better gifts and decorative accessories on Building 2, Floor 11.
Expansion: Sagebrook Home, a home décor wholesaler offering a wide range of home décor, vases, accent furniture and more expands on Building 2, Floor 11.
Expansion: Young’s expands its collection of quality giftware, home decor and fashion accessories to Building 2, Floor 13.
Expansion: Southeast Marketing grows its carefully selected ensemble of general gift, home accents, fragrance, kid’s stuff, holiday merchandise, fashion and impulse giftware to Building 2, Floor 13.
Expansion: With a passion to bring fine gift and stationery to all retailers, Daniel Richards grows its product mix on Building 2, Floor 16.
For more information about The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market, visit https://www.americasmart.com/January