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M A R K E T . H A P P E N I N G S !

LA Kids Market is presented as part of LA Fashion Market at the CMC, and we've got a whole lot planned for all buyers to enjoy during LA Market week.
The following is complimentary and open to all registered buyers. One badge gets you into all LA Fashion Market Show Areas and Market Happenings.

 
 

LA KIDS MARKET HOSPITALITY

Located on LA Kids Market floor 6A of the CMC.

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
Daily | Mornings| 6a Elevator Bank

KIDS BUYER LUNCH
Daily | 11a-1p| Participating 6A Showrooms
Stop by a participating LA Kids Market Showroom for a complimentary lunch voucher to use at a variety of onsite CMC eateries.

SNACK CART
Daily | Afternoons | 6A Hallways

 


 

LA FASHION MARKET HAPPENINGS

LA Kids Market buyers are also invited to enjoy the following located at the CMC during LA Market week.

 

LA FASHION MARKET | OPENING NIGHT RECEPTION

Mon, 5:00p-6:30p // in the CMC Lobby

Join us to celebrate June Market with complimentary drinks & bites courtesy of our sponsor, Pattern Bar, and live DJ.









BUYER BREAKFAST BAR

Sun-Tue, 9a-11a // in 3A Elevator Bank

Enjoy complimentary breakfast offerings & drop your business card to be entered to win a gift card prize, courtesy of our Better & Updated Women's Showrooms located on 3A (3rd Floor, A-wing).







SELECT & TRANSIT WINE BARS

Daily starting at 3p // at SELECT & TRANSIT

Wind down each day while you shop SELECT & TRANSIT with a complimentary glass of wine (or two).







AUSTRALIAN ROAST COFFEE BARS

Mon-Wed, 9a-12p // at SELECT and TRANSIT

Start the day with complimentary hand-crafted coffee drinks by Longshot Australian Coffee Roasters.







BAI BEVERAGE STATION

Mon-Wed, 12p-3p // at SELECT and TRANSIT

Quench your thirst at SELECT & TRANSIT with a complimentary antioxidant infused fruit juice beverage courtesy of Bai.


$500 MARKET SWEEPSTAKES

Five Lucky Buyers Will Win Cash Prizes

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY! HERE’S HOW TO PARTICIPATE:
1. Pick up your official CMC Market Passport from the Registration Desk located in the lobby
2. Fill out all requested information on your Passport
3. Visit any 10 different LA Kids Market Showrooms during published show hours between June 5-8 and collect CMC stickers and signatures.
4. Go to the CMC Buyers Lounge (Suite B271) to turn in your business card and Market Passport containing the required exhibitor/showroom stickers & signatures in order to be entered into cash drawings.
5. Five winners will be announced one week after Market. Winners will be required to return and pick-up their prize at any future Market in 2017 (July / August, October).

THE PRIZE
$500 (five winners)
Turn in your passport complete with stickers & signatures collected from any 10 different CMC showrooms and/or CMC tradeshow exhibitors.

THE RULES
1. All stickers/ signatures submitted MUST be from DIFFERENT tenants/ exhibitors within the CMC.
2. All Passports MUST be turned into the Buyers Lounge (Suite B271) before 6p on Thursday, June 8. 
3. Winner must pick up their prize at any future Market in 2017 ( June, July / August, October).

 


 

SEMINAR SCHEDULE

 

Our LA Fashion Market Seminar program is open to LA Kids Market buyers and is located in the Penthouse (13th floor B-wing), same location as TRANSIT Shoe Show & TRANSIT Kids.

Open to retailers, CMC tenants & tradeshow exhibitors. Registration for LA Fashion Market is required. Attendees who are unable to provide proof of credentials for registration will be charged a $20 non-refundable entry fee.

>> Click to RSVP and include the following information:

Business Name
Job Title/Role
Mailing Address
E-mail Address
Phone Number

* Please Note: Seminars are first-come, first-served.

 

MON, JUN 5  
11a-12p SOCIAL MEDIA FOR FASHION RETAILERS
Social media has become a key marketing tool for fashion retailers and, when utilized correctly, can be the most effective tool you have. This seminar will walk you through the basic steps of creating an online presence for your business, including: how to set up an account on each of the major social media platforms, the importance of posting effectively, & how to strategically grow your following the right way.

Presented by: Tracy Nour, She Just Knows

   
1p-2p HOW TO BETTER YOUR STORE IN 2017
Things have to be different in 2017, given the impact of the Internet, Amazon, online sales by vendors, the Millennials, increasing competition, and more. What does your store need to do to capitalize on the opportunities right now? Get the answers to these questions in this informative seminar.

Presented by: Dan Jablons, Retail Smart Guys

   
   
TUE, JUN 6  
11a-12p

HOW NICHE RETAILERS ARE CRUSHING IT IN TODAY'S MARKET
In today's rapidly changing retail environment, many of the big box retailers are taking a hit. This seminar will discuss the current landscape of retail, how to keep up and  what niche retailers are doing to thrive.

Presented by: Frances Harder, Fashion Business Inc. & Syama Meagher, Scaling Retail

   
1p-2p

HOW TO CREATE A FASHION WEBSITE THAT SELLS
80% of online retail sites fail. Learn the small details and the big picture strategies needed to create an epic fashion website that sells!

Presented by: Mary Vallarta, FAB Counsel

 

 


 

 


 

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LA KIDS MARKET SHOWROOMS ON FLOOR 6A.   9TH & MAIN. DTLA.   |   BUYERS 213.630.3618   /   LEASING 213.630.3646