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Americasmart (Atlanta): Propel
your profits into a new fashion frontier at AmericasMart Atlanta! AmericasMart
features more than 11,000 apparel and accessories lines and annually attracts
more than 125,000 apparel/accessories specialty and department store retailers.
APPAREL CENTER: 350 N Orleans St Chicago, IL 60654 Phone # 312-527-4141
Market Center: (CMC) [formerly known as California
Mart]: California Merchandise Mart is
the largest fashion and textile facility in the US, serving wholesale buyers,
distributors, manufacturers and independent sales representatives. Conveniently
located in the heart of the downtown Los Angeles fashion district, the CaliforniaMart
offers wonderful facilities and services for the wholesale trade community.
They are open year-round for business. CaliforniaMart is home to 1,200
permanent showrooms, offering more than 10,000 lines of apparel, accessories,
textiles and home accessories. Phone # 213 630
3600 Email: [email protected]
Merchandise Mart: The Charlotte Merchandise Mart is one of the most
successful, privately owned exposition centers in the United States with
over 100 shows and 1,000,000 visitors annually. Within its beautiful
224,000 Square Feet of Exhibit Space
15,000 Square Feet of Meeting Room Space
Award winning catering
Streaming Media Studio
3,000 SPace Parking Lot
Center: Founded in 1957, Dallas Market Center is the world's largest
wholesale merchandise resource. Within its marketplace of more than five
million square feet, retailers from around the globe source products ranging
from home furnishings, gifts, decorative accessories and lighting to textiles,
fashion accessories and men's, western, women's and children's apparel.
With more than 50 markets each year attended by more than 200,000 retail
buyers from all 50 states and 84 countries, Dallas Market Center offers
hundreds of events and seminars geared toward helping retailers expand business
and increase profits. As a result, more than $8 billion in estimated wholesale
transactions are conducted annually within the Dallas Market Center complex.
The Dallas Market Center Web site is available at
Denver Merchandise Mart: Merchandise
Mart with showrooms featuring Women's, Children's and Men's Apparel &
Accessories; Gifts; Resort Merchandise; Souvenirs; Decorative Accessories;
Gourmet; Home Furnishings; Western Apparel. Address: 451 E. 58th Ave.
#470 Suite 4270 Denver Colorado 80216-1422 USA Phone:
303-292-6278 or 800-289-6278 Fax: 303-297-8473 Email:
[email protected] Contact:
Davene Coutts, Dir. Public Affairs
Fashion Market of San Francisco:
Manufacturers representatives trade show market held five times per year.
This FMSF event brings clothing wholesalers and fashion retailers together
in a spacious open booth venue. The Fashion Market of San Francisco
is a manufacturer's representative trade show offering the latest trends
in fashion and accessories.
Gerry Building (California):
LOOKING FOR THE NEW PLACE TO HANG? There is a new Fashion Building opening
in March of 2002 in Los Angeles. The Gerry Building is a meticulously
redeveloped historic showroom building. With every floor re-fashioned to
suit the needs of professional buyers and sellers. It is directly
across Los Angeles Street from CaliforniaMart and one door off the corner
of 9th and LA Street, home for "The New Mart" and "The Copper Building".
It is called the Gerry Building (pronounced Gear y). Contact: Larry
Hudson [email protected]
Phone # 213-623-4219 ext. 15
The Merchandise Mart (Chicago):
Owned by Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc. (MMPI). They have been
North America's specialist in marketing support of buildings with wholesale
showrooms. MMPI acts as a market maker for the industries it serves, bringing
together wholesalers, retailers and consumers
The New Mart (California): A refreshing
alternative to monolithic fashion marts across the country, The New Mart
is characterized by its intimate scale, large airy spaces and abundant natural
light. Located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles' fashion district, The
New Mart is well known to buyers for its contemporary and young designer
niche. The New Mart offers its tenants great flexibility to create
their own image with showroom design. High ceilings, exposed concrete columns
and open, airy spaces are major selling points for tenants.
The New Mart's accessible scale and uncluttered, spacious ambiance makes
for a more comfortable environment for both tenants and buyers. Amenities
include a well-appointed buyer's lounge, Fashion Theater and Exhibition
Marts around the World Budapest China Mart (Budapest, Hungary)
BCM is a modern trade center with 25.000 m2 of business space area which
is located in the commercially developed region of Budapest the capital
city of Hungary which is a European Union member. It has been built with
advanced technologies and has all the social and commercial facilities needed
in a trade center. ITC 'stanbul Trade Centerwhich is hlas group company
has 8.000 m2 of business space area in BCM. This trade center which is built
in the reliable, stable, liberal and lively market of the European Union
and with its technology, quality of construction, comfort, modern design,
commercial and social units is a perfect commercial complex which can serve
not only Hungary but also those countries which are neighboring Hungary.
Ready to wear, underwear, leather confectionary, furs, shoes, bags, jewelry,
watches, spectacles and all sorts of accessories. Tricot, socks, sportswear,
jeans, sports products, home textiles, towels and gift items. Home and bureau
furniture, bathroom and kitchen cupboards, timber and illuminating products,
carpets rugs blankets, fabrics, yarns, beds, textile and confectionary machinery,
textile and leather chemicals. If your business is textile and sectors compatible
to textile and you would like to attain new clients in the European Community
and Eastern European countries, then, lease right now from the Trade Center
Kobe Fashion-Mart is located
on Rokko Island, Kobe's second man-made island which was built following
Port Island. Being located 7km east of downtown Kobe and 20km west of downtown
Osaka, it is virtually situated in the center between Osaka and Kobe making
it an excellent location for residences as well as offices. In the center
district of the island, true to the nature of the fashion capital of Kobe ",
there are the development of residences and schools for foreigners living
in Japan and the establishment of major foreign-affiliated corporation bases
with true international and cosmopolitan character. In this international
city, along with much publicity as the hub of the fashion industry, Kobe
Fashion Mart was inaugurated in October 1991. From "show" fashions
to all aspects of clothes, cuisine, life styles and leisure, in other words,
capturing fashions in any way they may present themselves all over the world,
Kobe Fashion Mart is facilitating the expansion of business opportunity
with the current trends.
Shanghai Mart (China) : Shanghaimart is China's First and one
of Asia's Largest Permanent International Trade Mart This leading marketplace
contains 2,200 permanent showrooms with a total of more than 200,000 square
meters. It is an ideal venue to display your products and conduct your business.
Thousands of qualified suppliers from three key industries Apparel, Fabrics &
Home Textiles; Giftware & Home Decor; and Building Materials operate
businesses in Shanghai mart.
TradeMart (Singapore): An ambience
that spells prestige, TradeMart Singapore is the home of Asia's fashion
business. The 7-storey building offers: Over 300 wholesale fashion showroom/office
units ranging from 420 sq ft upwards First class facility for both showrooms
and offices Prime location with easy access to the hotel and shopping belt
of Orchard Road and the financial district at Raffles Place Comprehensive
business support facilities Relevant service and staff amenities Value-added
marketing services Ample car-parking facilities Attractive rental.
World Fashion Centre (Amsterdam): The meetingplace for fashion! The World Fashion Centre in Amsterdam is
the biggest fashiontradecenter of the world, with more then 400 showrooms
and many national and international brands and labels.
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