CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Fourteen vendors will participate in Accessories Resource Team’s ART card program during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, which starts today. In addition, ART will also host an event during the Market, on Saturday, Jan. 14.
First launched in 2011, the ART card program is exclusive to ART members and allows all retail members who show their ART card to participating vendors to receive exclusive specials upon placing an order. In Atlanta, the vendors are: Currey & Co. (Bldg. 1, suite 14-F-10), Dale Tiffany (Bldg. 2, suite 1417), Distinctive Designs (Bldg. 1, suite 12-D-8), Flambeau Lighting (Bldg. 1, suite 14-A-11), Foreside Home & Garden (Bldg. 2, suite 1215), GuildMaster (Bldg. 1, suite 13-A-1/13-C-2), IMAX (Bldg. 2, suite 1100/1141), Jaipur Rugs (Bldg. 1, suite 3-C-15), Loloi Rugs (Bldg. 1, suite 4-C-7), Paragon (Bldg. 1, suite 12-A-2/A-9), Propac Images (Bldg. 1, suite 12-A-2/A9), Sterling Industries/Dimond/Bailey Street (Bldg. 1, suite 12-F-9), Surya (Bldg. 1, suite 6-A-7) and the Uttermost Company (Bldg. 1, suite 12-E-2A).
Specials include free freight or a percentage off with minimum order, as well as Amazon and Starbucks gift cards. The complete list of vendor specials is on ART’s website, accessoriesresourceteam.org.
“Since the launch of the ART card, we’ve received wonderful feedback from both retailer and vendor participants, who have found this program to be incredibly beneficial to their business,” said Sharon Davis, ART executive director. “We look forward to the growth of the program and to announcing our participants in Dallas and Las Vegas later this month.”
ART will also be hosting an event at 9 a.m. on Saturday, in the Southern Accessories Today showroom, Bldg. 1, suite 12-A-2. Called Coffee and ART, the event will be a discussion about the ART card discount loyalty program with ART board member, Steve Papevies, president at Southern Accessories Today.