LA Mart Kentia Hall, 2nd floor
Los Angeles, CA United States
You come to market to see what's new, what's fresh, what's trending. From best-selling brands to up-and-coming artists - LAMKT is THE place to find products that promise to differentiate your store from the rest. You'll boost your bottom line and make customers for life with the products you'll find at the upcoming show. New for 2017, the LAMKT location has been merged with the LA MART in downtown Los Angeles for buyer convenience and ease.
Estimated Exhibitors: 1,200
Estimated Attendees: 22,000
Cash and Carry: Yes
Among the show highlights are a number of new exhibitors for all show categories, including Gift, Makers' Market, Personal Style, Boardwalk, World Style, Jewelry Cash & Carry and Vintage. In addition, the new LA Value section gives buyers a rare chance to take advantage of opportunity buys on large volume general merchandise and closeout resources in a range of categories.
"This was our first LA show and it was wonderful," said exhibitor Lisa Sawyer, Giving Bracelets, Scottsdale, AZ. "We opened a number of new accounts and met a lot of great buyers. We will be doing the show again."
"I always enjoy shopping LAMKT," adds Kathleen Cody Guy, gift shop manager, Atlanta Botanical Garden. "I especially love the new artists shown in the Makers' Market area, and whether I am meeting new vendors or touching base with longstanding suppliers, I find it to be a very pleasant environment conducive to forming positive working relationships and sourcing successful products."
Back by popular demand, LAMKT's World Style, Fair Trade, Jewelry Cash & Carry, Vintage exhibitors will return to their original Kentia Hall location at the Convention Center, along with the new LA Value section - renewing the "bohemian bazaar" buying atmosphere retailers have always enjoyed.