Charlotte, N.C.-based ART – the creative home furnishings network formerly known as the Accessories Resource Team – has a variety of vendors participating in its ART Card Program during the upcoming Dallas Total Home + Gift Market.
Retailers who are ART members are automatically eligible for these market discounts. (To join ART, retail due are $250 per year and open to home furnishings retailers, lighting showrooms, and interior design studios.) In order to receive the exclusive specials, retailers must present their ART Card to the participating vendor when placing an order at market. The savings realized often exceed the cost of the yearly ART membership in just one market.
Here are some of the special deals:
American Lighting Brands (3915 TM) Arroyo Craftsman, Framburg, House of Troy, Thumprints: in addition to the companies’ show specials, ART members will be entitled to a free product if they write an order in excess of $1,000 at the market.
Couture Lamps (546 WTC) 10% off confirmed orders of $1,000 or more.
Crystorama (3503 TM) ART 7% discount; FFA $1500.00; only available on orders submitted during market; cannot be combined with any other Crystorama programs.
Currey & Co (110 M) ART members receive 10% off on confirmed orders over $5,000.
Dale Tiffany, Inc. (309 WTC) ART member interior designers receive net wholesale pricing and free freight for orders placed in the showroom in excess of $500.
Feizy Rugs (102 WTC) 20% off initial order placed on all john f. by Feizy collections as well as Feizy | Fine collections for ART members who open a NEW account with Feizy.
Fine Art Lamps (4808 TM) 5% discount on order of $5,000 or more – must be confirmed at market.
Go Home (506 WTC) 5% off of orders $2,500 and over – must be confirmed at market.
IMAX Corp. (6250 WTC) 5% additional discount
Lili Alessandra (546 WTC) Free shipping with a $2,500 order placed at market.
The Littman Group including Hudson Valley and Corbett Lighting (3902 TM and 11006 WTC) Contact Kellee Hollenback Hammond for more information at (770) 207-0025
Loloi Rugs (500 WTC) $300 Amazon gift card with purchase of $5,000 or more; gift card will be sent 30 days after complete shipment.
Palecek (515 WTC) 5% additional discount on any show orders over $1,500.
Paragon (500 WTC) 5% discount for orders $1,000 to $1, 999, standard terms apply Also free freight and choice of #8613 or #8953 mirror with orders of $2,500 or more.
Propac (500 WTC) Free freight with a $2,000 order
Phillips Collection (10010 WTC) 5% additional discount on any show order and in addition to any other promotions or discounts at market.
Uttermost (10021 WTC) Free freight on orders over $1,000 for retailers in the continental U.S.
Van Teal (3060 TM) 5% on orders of $3,500 or more – must be confirmed at market.
In addition, ART is co-hosting several networking events during the Dallas Total Home + Gift Market including a joint gathering of ART’s Under 40 group with the American Lighting Association (ALA)’s Young Executives. There will also be a networking event for all ART members, along with members of with the Gift & Home Trade Association (GHTA), GHTA’s Young Gift Executives (YGE), and the Gift Sales Managers Association (GSMA). Wednesday, June 24 – 7 to 9 pm: ART Under 40 & ALA Young Executives Beer With Peers at the Four Corners Brewery in Dallas, sponsored by Fanimation and hosted by ART. There will be a one-way shuttle sponsored by the Dallas Market Center (DMC) leaving the World Trade Center at 7:15 pm – return travel on your own. Registration is required. Friday, June 26 – 5 to 7 pm: Bridgeway Networking Party for members of ART, GHTA,YGE, and GSMA at the Dallas Trade Mart 2420, sponsored by the DMC.