Including to the joy surrounding the summer time Atlanta Market, Worldwide Market Facilities (IMC) has detailed the return of in-person occasions and celebrations with a schedule of business events, culinary demonstrations and expanded facilities set for the July 13-19 staging at AmericasMart Atlanta.
“With market attendance and exercise returning to extra ‘regular’ situations, we’re delighted to renew the stay training, networking and business celebrations which are a trademark of the market expertise,” stated Dorothy Belshaw, IMC government vp, chief advertising and buyer officer. “We’ll have a good time business reconnection in Atlanta Market fashion with a gap evening social gathering, day by day networking occasions and the relaunch of our one-of-a-kind Demonstration Kitchen. We additionally will introduce a brand new collection of free purchaser facilities to handle present market transportation wants.”
Kick-Off Get together and Demonstration Kitchen Reopening
The Market Kick-Off Get together on Wednesday, July 14 affords a long-awaited alternative for the business to assemble once more. Open to all market attendees, the Kick-Off social gathering will characteristic leisure and complimentary gentle bites and drinks starting at 3 p.m. within the Constructing 3, Ground 2 atrium. The celebration continues Thursday via Saturday with free day by day glad hours from 3-5:30 p.m. within the atrium.
Atlanta Market’s widespread Demonstration Kitchen in Constructing 2, Ground 8 reopens with a stay demonstration and e-book signing by tastemaker and writer Danny Search engine marketing, writer and co-principal of Rue journal and editor-in-chief of Naturally, Danny Search engine marketing, who will put together a brand new dessert recipe from his Naturally Scrumptious Desserts cookbook on Thursday, July 15 at 11 a.m. Additionally taking part in within the Demonstration Kitchen are a collection of movies that includes all-star Atlanta chef, restaurateur and “High Chef” fan favourite Kevin Gillespie making ready his char sui pork dish and a basic mai tai cocktail.
Further in-person experiences embody at-market installations that includes a tribute to the 2021 Greeting Card Affiliation LOUIE Award finalists in Constructing 2, Ground 2; a vignette of Market Snapshot finalists in Constructing 1, Ground 1; and instagrammable moments all through Buildings 1, 2 and three.
A Welcoming Expertise from the Market and the Metropolis
A brand new free shuttle to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Worldwide Airport and expanded free purchaser parking make it simpler for attendees to come back to and from market. The airport shuttle leaves AmericasMart from the brand new bus terminal at Constructing 1 each hour on the hour from 1- 7 p.m., July 14-17. Free purchaser parking is on the market near the AmericasMart campus within the Peachtree Middle Storage (0.2 miles from Constructing 1 at 161 Peachtree Middle Ave.) and American Most cancers Society Constructing (related by bridge to Constructing 3 at 112 Baker St NW) July 13-19 on a first-come, first served foundation till full.
Atlanta Market’s consumers’ lounges return, with sponsorship by Juniper, IMC’s new totally built-in omnichannel B2B e-commerce platform launching this 12 months. Patrons can use the lounges, situated in Constructing 1, Ground 6 and Constructing 2, Ground 8, for conferences, networking and taking a break from market. Within the lounges, consumers can study extra in regards to the Juniper platform, pre-register for the JuniperMarket and decide up branded swag gadgets.
Including to the market pleasure are expanded pedestrian areas and a brand new outside artwork exhibit deliberate for the enduring Peachtree Road in entrance of Constructing 1. The expanded pedestrian house extends the sidewalk for 3 blocks in entrance of AmericasMart to create extra alternatives to assemble and journey on foot to close by inns, eating places, outlets and points of interest. The artwork set up is a chalk artwork avenue mural designed to have a good time and welcome market attendees.
“By our Atlanta NEXT bodily updates, we’re bettering the arrival expertise – from transportation and street-level into the constructing– in addition to the at-market expertise to indicate attendees how a lot we worth them and the way excited we’re to see them once more in individual,” added Belshaw.