MMPI unveils nine new permanent showrooms
Casual Living Staff -- Casual Living, May 28, 2013
CHICAGO - MMPI is opening nine new permanent showrooms at the Merchandise Mart on floors 3, 10 and 11 in time for the 45th annual Neocon World's Trade Fair, to be held June 10-12.
The new showrooms feature leading names in the contract furnishings industry including:
• Arper, Suite 339
• Prismatique, Suite 10-138
• Integra, Suite 10-140
• Brentano, Suite 1040A
• BuzziSpace, Suite 10-111
• Grand Rapids Chair, Suite 394
• Skyline Design, Suite 1060
• D.L.Couch Wallcoverings, Suite 11-113
• Kinetex by J&J Flooring Group, Suite 10-116
These companies span several product categories, including seating, desking, wallcoverings, floor coverings and textiles.
"Our ability to attract new, high profile companies to the mart for long-term commitments and our consistent renewals and expansions continue to confirm the value they place on Neocon as a trade show and the Merchandise Mart as a showroom venue," said Byron Morton, Neocon vice president of leasing. "At the core of each business decision to establish a showroom, renew or expand is a fundamental belief in this show and this venue, coupled with bottom line sales results."
Boasting more than 130 mid-to-high-end contract furnishings showrooms, the mart will showcase furniture and interior resources for corporate, hospitality, healthcare, retail, government, institutional and education environments for this year's Neocon. Products include systems furniture, flooring, ceiling systems, case goods, lighting, seating, tile, technology, textiles and architectural products.