The Atlanta Women’s & Children’s Apparel/Accessories Market, AmericasMart, Jan. 24-28, 2002

Showroom Hours:

Thursday, Jan. 24, 8:30 a.m-6 p.m.

Many permanent showrooms are open Tuesday, Jan. 29.

Please call for appointments.

Thursday, Jan. 24

8:30 a.m.-6 p.m: Accessories Walk of Fame:

The Atlanta Fashion Accessories & Fine Jewelry Center showcases the hottest accessories looks for the season in this walkway exhibition on Apparel Floor 11, which will be repeated each day of market.

6-8 p.m: Wine and Dine Retailer Networking Dinner: Cosponsored by AmericasMart and Women’s Wear Daily. Panel discussion and dinner on how to run a successful retail business in a challenging economy. Seminar Room, Suite 8W358. Call Megan at 404 220-2132 for reservations.

Friday, Jan. 25

8:30-9 a.m: New Buyer Orientation with Executive Director of Mart Relations Milt Crane: Buyers’ Lounge, 12N103B.

9-10:30a.m: Tricks of the Trade: Featuring retail expert Priscilla Grumet: Complimentary continental breakfast. Seminar Room 8W358.

11-11:30 a.m: The Buyer and Learn how to plan your entire market experience. Complimentary coffee. Buyer’s Lounge, 12N103B.

12-1:30 p.m: Better Classics Networking Lunch: Enjoy complimentary lunch and peruse the finest in classic, better and resortwear. Southwest Quadrant, 12th floor.

6:30-7:30 p.m: Visions: Summer 2002 Fashion Show. No-host cocktails will be served. Grand Atrium Theatre, 2nd floor.

Saturday, Jan 26

6-8 p.m: “Order ‘Til Eight” at the Atlanta Fashion Accessories & Fine Jewelry Center. Pizza available during extended hours featuring immediate apparel, accessories and jewelry resources. Floors six, seven and eight.