Expanded Dallas Men’s Show Gains Exhibitors, Increases Attendance
DALLAS – August 7, 2018 – Dallas Market Center reports a double-digit attendance increase and record number of new brands at the Dallas Men’s Show held July 28 – 30, 2018. The appointment-driven trade event saw a 16% boost in buyer attendance over 2017, representing better menswear retailers from the Central U.S. and beyond. Driving this momentum are new and legacy exhibitors, expanded temporary exhibitors, and valuable hospitalities and amenities.
“We are extremely pleased with the recent growth of the Dallas Men’s Show. We continue to invest in the Show, and as a result we are welcoming more attendees and an expanded number of leading brands,” said Cindy Morris, Dallas Market Center President and CEO.
New 2018 Dallas Men’s Show Exhibitors:
• 7 Diamonds
• Bamboo Clay
• Carrot & Gibbs
• Duck Head
• Euro Fashion
• Flag & Anthem
• Gameguard Outdoors
• Grayers America
• Greg Norman Collection
• Mac Apparel
• Patrick Assaraf
• Smoke Wagon Beard Balm
• The Artist Jay
• The State Company
These new brands joined legacy and returning exhibitors to the show, including Barbour, Lacoste, Johnston & Murphy, Southern Marsh, Tommy Bahama, Faherty, Coppley, Samuelsohn Clothing Company, and dozens of others.
In addition to a record number of new companies, the show also included special hospitalities including complimentary daily breakfast and lunch and a buyers’ lounge for meetings and relaxation. In addition, the opening day concluded with a can’t-miss Havana Nights Party in the World Trade Center’s D15TRICT Lounge, known for its panoramic view of downtown Dallas. Guests enjoyed networking, music, food, and custom cocktails, and were also gifted with DMC-branded cigars handmade during the party.
The next Dallas Men’s Show takes place January 26-28, 2019.
About Dallas Market Center
Dallas Market Center is a global business-to-business trade center and the leading wholesale marketplace in North America, connecting retailers and interior designers with top manufacturers in home décor, furniture, gift, lighting and fashion. Inside its dynamic, five million square foot campus near downtown Dallas, nearly 200,000 customers from all 50 states and 85 countries seek industry trends, business education and new products via open-daily showrooms and from exhibitors participating in trade events held throughout the year. The Dallas Market Center website is available at dallasmarketcenter.com