Archive for the 'Contests' Category

Are you planning an event or installation that includes decorated Christmas trees this holiday season? If so, you could win big for your design.
Sharon Soloway of Tucson, Ariz. and creator of Tady Tote®, was named the winner of The Next Big Thing for 2013 during the June Dallas Temp Show. The Next Big Thing is Dallas Market Center’s national search for the best new products. Sharon shares more about her winning product in this Q&A.
We were so thrilled to announce the top three finalists for this year’s The Next Big Thing – Lawn Lights™, MAGGIES™ and Tady Tote®! The Next Big Thing is a national product search competition to find the next “it” item – whether it’s the perfect gift, latest gadget or must-have home good. In addition, anyone can vote for their favorite and contribute to the popular vote! [More...]
Spring is the perfect time to brighten, rejuvenate, and freshen your store. They don’t call it spring cleaning for nothing! Leave the work to us by entering our FREE “Merchandising Makeover” drawing today. You could win a store consultation worth more than $2,000 from Dallas Market Center representatives. [More...]
As Publisher/Editorial Director of Residential Lighting magazine, I have had the pleasure of presenting the Showroom of the Year Awards in partnership with Dallas Market Center since 2010. At each June Dallas International Lighting Market, our organizations honor six lighting retailers. [More...]
Dallas Market Center sits at the intersection of buyers and sellers that come to market year round from all corners of the world. Exhibitors show their wares with buyers that come from small, boutique stores to the largest retailers. It is amazing the inspiration and innovation that show up throughout the showrooms market after market. [More...]
The Next Big Give seeks retailers who give back in their communities. The Next Big Give application deadline is tomorrow (!!), so we took a look back at a recent finalist, Casey and Sloane Simmons, co-owners of STUFF in Kansas City, and asked them about the importance of giving back. [More...]
Last Friday will forever be known as the day four DMC marketing girls (Emily, Jennifer, Michaela & Veronica) went into the original Neiman Marcus in downtown Dallas wearing running shorts…and running shoes, for that matter. But, it was for charity, so we don’t feel bad about it. [...]
This June we will host our 5th group of The Next Big Thing finalists & we could NOT be more excited – time flies when you’re having fun! Each summer our finalists take the next step in getting their products out into stores – and we make new friends along the way, which we love! [...]
Back in August, Dallas Market Center launched its second annual national search for retailers who give back in their communities, lovingly called The Next Big Give. After scouring the more than 50 nominations from across the United States, the judging panel settled on two winners: A. Dodson’s and Brookshire’s Food & Pharmacy.