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Pantone Color of the Year to premier at AmericasMart

Screen Shot 2015-11-18 at 11.32.28 AMAtlanta—The 2016 Pantone Color of the Year will make its global premiere presentation at The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market, being held Jan. 12-19 here. The color and PantoneView home + interiors 2016 color forecast will be the inspiration for the Pantone Design Exhibition, to be unveiled at the market.

Seven acclaimed interior designers and tastemakers including Robert Leleux, Shaun Smith, Jamie Durie, Michael Habachy, Tami Ramsay, Janie Hirsch and Heather Hogan Roberts will each design a vignette in the gallery located on Floor 14 of Building 1 inspired by the PantoneView home + interiors 2016 color forecast using products sourced from AmericasMart showrooms.

“As the leading market for designers, retailers and buyers alike, we know Atlanta is a natural fit for showcasing the Pantone Color of the Year 2016 and PantoneView home + interiors 2016 color forecast,” said Laurie Pressman, vice president of Pantone Color Institute. “AmericasMart’s signature vignette design exhibition presents an unrivaled and unique opportunity to see first-hand how the color trends will be reflected throughout the home and gift industries in the year ahead.”

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Wireless coverage enhanced at AmericasMart Atlanta

ATLANTA — AmericasMart Atlanta has partnered with Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation’s largest 4G LTE and 3G networks, to create a fully functional wireless communications environment spanning its entire facility of more than seven million square feet.

Installation is now complete on a Distributed Antenna System (DAS) that will deliver improved wireless coverage, capacity and data speeds for Verizon Wireless customers on every floor, in every showroom and exhibit hall across the three-building AmericasMart campus. Continue reading Wireless coverage enhanced at AmericasMart Atlanta

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Atlanta International Area Rug Market: Event to feature new layout, latest innovations

By Jenna Lippin 

Volume 27/number 15; December 3/10, 2012

The winter session of the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, which will be held Jan. 10 to 13, has the industry excited about new displays, hot products and educational seminars.

The biggest change attendees will witness is the incorporation of rugs with other home furnishings. The winter market will address “the changing needs of customers with a massive rebranding of Floor 4 in Building 1 to showcase the integration of area rugs and home furnishings and home accents,” according to AtlantasMart spokesperson Lisa Bokovoy. Continue reading Atlanta International Area Rug Market: Event to feature new layout, latest innovations

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AmericasMart Atlanta establishes home/rug floor

Rebranding. Officials at AmericasMart are integrating home furnishings with area rugs on Floor 4 of Building 1.

ATLANTA—In a bold move to address the changing needs of customers, AmericasMart Atlanta is rebranding Floor 4 of Building 1 by integrating home furnishings and accents with area rugs. The new Home & Rug floor will unveil its expanded product mix during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, scheduled to take place Jan. 9 to 16 (temporaries Jan. 10 to 15), which will run in conjunction with the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Jan. 10 to 13. Continue reading AmericasMart Atlanta establishes home/rug floor

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AmericasMart Atlanta establishes Home & Rug floor, Four Hands relocates and expands

Atlanta – In a move to address the changing needs of customers, AmericasMart Atlanta is rebranding Floor 4 of Building 1 in the AmericasMart complex by integrating home furnishings and home accents with area rugs. The new Home & Rug floor will unveil its expanded product mix during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, January 9-16. Continue reading AmericasMart Atlanta establishes Home & Rug floor, Four Hands relocates and expands