MARKET CALENDAR
WOMEN’S AND CHILDREN’S MARKET AND ATLANTA’S INTERNATIONAL BRIDAL AND SPECIAL OCCASION SHOW, AMERICASMART, MARCH 29-APRIL 2, 2001

DAILY
8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Many permanent showrooms are open Tuesday, April 3.
Please call for appointments. Select Gift & Resort Center Showrooms on floor 14 will be open Thursday to Monday.
The Atlanta Fashion Accessories & Fine Jewelry Center (floors 6, 7 and 8) will remain open until 8 p.m. Saturday night.

THURSDAY, MARCH 29
6-8 p.m.: Join our panel of retail experts in a discussion of 2001 retailing trends. Cost :$10, includes dinner and wine. Seminar Room, Suite 8W368. Please call Megan Herr at 404.220.2132 for reservations .

FRIDAY, MARCH 30
8:30-9 a.m.: New Buyer Orientation with executive director of mart relations Milt Crane. Buyer’s Lounge, 12N103B.
6:30-7:30 p.m.: Runway 2001: Apparel/Accessories Fashion Show featuring cK Designer Calvin Klein.
No-host cocktails. Grand Atrium Theatre, floor 2.

SATURDAY, MARCH 31
8:30-10 a.m.: “Create Your Own Store Newsletter” Seminar featuring Industry Expert T.J. Reid. Learn how to publish advertising newsletters from design to distribution. Complimentary continental breakfast. Seminar Room, Suite 8W358.

11-11:30 a.m.: “The Buyer and AmericasMart.com.” Let the AmericasMart.com team show you how to take full advantage of the mart’s Web site. Complimentary coffee. Buyer’s Lounge, Suite 12N103B.

12-1 p.m.: Fall 2001: Women’s Apparel/Accessories Trends Seminar with AmericasMart Fashion Director Kaye Davis. Seminar room, Suite 8W358.
2-3 p.m.: “Our Philosophy: The Art of Visual Display.” Visit Philosophy: The AmericasMart Concept Store as Jayne Meyer shares cost-effective merchandising ideas. Complimentary beverages. Suite 8W362 (New Location). Repeated on Sunday at 2 p.m.

6:30-8 p.m.: Floorfest 2001: Networking party with AmericasMart retailers and exhibitors. Floors 2, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13.

SUNDAY, APRIL 1
8:30-10 a.m.: “Planning Special Events for Bridal and Formal Wear Retailers” with Retail Industry Expert and “Pageantry Magazine” Columnist T.J. Reid. Complimentary continental breakfast. Seminar room, Suite 8W358.

2-3 p.m.: “Our Philosophy: The Art of Visual Display.” Complimentary snacks, Suite 8W362.