Posted by Jessica Beaudry on Wed, Jul 18, 2018 @ 07:46 AM
Furniture dealers, home décor retailers, buyers, suppliers, interior designers, and other industry stakeholders and experts will attend the “first and only market to offer a comprehensive cross-category venue” for home furnishings July 29 – August 2. Summer Las Vegas Market (LVM) 2018, an annual event by LVM that also presents the annual winter LVM market, will house more than 4,000 exhibitors and brands showcasing thousands of trending products at the World Market Center campus (WMC) in Las Vegas. LVM invites professionals in search of new merchandise, business enhancement opportunities, networking events, and comprehensive education to visit the mega event that encompasses more than 5.4 million square feet of showroom space.
Visit CrossCheck Senior Vice President of Sales Charles Dortch III at booth #22 in the HFA Retailer Resource Center to discover how our services help merchants mitigate risk, increase revenue and simplify transactions.
Leading Trends and Products
“Las Vegas Market sets the pace for what’s cool and cutting-edge, in a cross-category showcase that spans furniture, home decor and gift.” Product categories at the fastest growing gift and home décor market in the U.S. consists of furniture; gift; home décor; baby, kids and juvenile; handmade; home textiles; housewares, tabletop and gourmet; lifestyle collection; lighting; mattress and bedding; outdoor and casual; rugs and floor coverings; seasonal; and upholstery and motion. Styles range from West Coast chic and rustic to sleek, modern Scandinavian designs.
Summer LVM 2018’s furniture collection is an LVM trending category with pieces representing every room in the home.
Upholstery and motion, an additional trending category, will present top brands with an expanded exhibit area.
To stay ahead of the curve, attendees can scroll through the Summer LVM 2018 Preview Guide. The 260-page digital booklet details the newest products and resources, tips for a successful visit, floor plans, special events, services, seminars, and an alphabetical exhibitor listing. Refer to pages 52 – 77 for a closer look at current trends explained by experts. Professionals will also find a digital booklet dedicated to Summer LVM 2018 bedding products.
Temporary Home Furnishings Exhibits
Over 600 exhibits will fill the temporary spaces. Home furnishings, located in B2, is designed for “buyers who source on a small scale or buy by the container.” Outdoor and casual furnishings, one of the fastest growing categories at LVM, will be found in C13. The Pavilions will house gift and home products such as handmade items and antiques. The Pavilions will also feature Artisanal LA, a pop-up shop dedicated to California coastal vibes, and the Aid to Artisans program for entrepreneurs in artisan markets.
Services for a Prosperous Future
Summer LVM 2018 offers attendees a unique opportunity to discover the latest industry trends and designs by wandering through thousands of displays by leading brands over a five-day period. Visit the LVM website to register.
Home furnishings dealers, furniture dealers and other retailers can improve customer satisfaction rates by stocking trendy and desirable products as well as implementing one or more of CrossCheck’s top payment guarantee services.
Our Multiple Check program, for example, provides consumers making larger purchases or short on cash with additional time to fund transactions without using or applying for credit. Customers write 2 – 4 checks that will be deposited by dealers over a 30-day period. Checks receive guaranteed funding by CrossCheck as each one is deposited. This service allows customers to bring home products on the sale date while mitigating risk and increasing revenue for businesses. To learn more download our free insider’s guide.