Want to make maximum impact at market? From super affordable to big and bold, there are options available like the directory, magazine, digital and on-site advertising opportunities (elevator doors, floor dots, signage and more).
For marketing inquiries or information, please contact Greg Joselove at (214)-760-2890 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Buyer's Lounge Sponsorship
The Buyer's Lounge is a business room for our buyers. Sponsors may distribute brochures & catalogs and have the opportunity to showcase product in the Buyer's Lounge on floors 13 or 6. Contact Greg Joselove or call (214) 760-2890.
Buyer's Lounge Sponsorship Form
Directory Guide, Website & Mobile App
Directory Guide - Lines from each exhibitor's listing will be displayed in the printed directory each market. Next deadline to update your information is MAY 11, 2017 for June 2017 Markets. For more information, Contact Helen Smith or call (214) 655-6230.
- The Dallas Market Center website serves as an online directory
for exhibitors to promote their product lines
and provide company information. Please be sure to update your listing and upload product images.
Mobile App - Exhibitor listings and categories are also listed on the DMC mobile app and can be searched by name or category.
Professionally designed displays highlight specific niche categories of merchandise and identify trends for retailers during markets. Notify your suppliers of the deadline dates to receive samples before the check-in dates on each form. Also note the check-out date listed so that someone from your showroom will be available to retrieve samples. Contact Molly Johnson .
The Kim Dawson Runway Cafe - A lunch destination with a fashion runway on the 14th floor, this cafe offers great exposure through informal modeling during peak lunch hours during market. Contact Amanda Tate or call (214) 655-6283.
Kim Dawson Runway Café Fashion Show Form - June Apparel Market - Deadline May 31, 2017
Guest Designer for the Trend Show - The Trend Show is one of the major events during the Apparel & Accessories Markets. A Guest Designer feature during the Trend Show is a sponsorship opportunity that offers great awareness for your brand. Held in the 1st floor atrium of the World Trade Center, this event draws hundreds of buyers who are sourcing product. The show is professionally produced and uses models from top Dallas agencies. Contact Karl Marshall or call (214) 655-7635.
Submitting Images & Social Media Options
Submit Photos & New Lines for Marketing - Provide product photos and lines new to DMC for inclusion in social media, digital lookbooks and buyer emails before and during Market. Submit photos NOW for more chances to be included for June 2017 promotions.
To be considered for marketing materials, send hi-res, quality product and lifestyle images to:
Social Media Opportunities - Jump in and extend your marketing through social media across all platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Snapchat and more) by using #dallasmarket when you follow or like our pages. It's free and a great way to reach a new audience. Post pictures and we can re-post them!
Public Relations Support
- Don't miss this important opportunity to educate the trade media by submitting your press kit
to our Buyers Lounge (6th floor for Total Home & Gift Markets; 13th floor for Apparel & Accessories Markets). For Gift/Home Markets, contact Nikki Darling
. For Apparel/Accessories Markets contact Morgan Billings
Additional PR Opportunities
List of Buyers/Stores - Target your direct mail and/or telemarketing campaign to the right stores before market. For a nominal fee you may purchase a list of registered buyers which can be tailored to a specific product category or region of the country. Contact Helen Smith.
Mailing List Order Form – All Markets
Badge Scanner - Do you want state-of-the-art badge scanning technology for market? DMC and Gateway Events bring you lead retrieval capabilities within your showroom or booth.
Download forms for our upcoming markets
Retail Referral - Name the Top 5 Retailers you want to see in Dallas or integrate your sales list with ours. You’ll stretch your marketing dollars by incorporating your buyer list into Dallas Market Center’s. Your buyers will receive direct mails and emails from Dallas Market Center encouraging them to attend the next market.
Showtimer Guide & Special Appearances
Have a product specials, hosting an event, or expecting any of your designers/authors/celebrities during market? Let everyone know. This complimentary promotional listing of market specials, events and hospitality is printed within the Directory and distributed at market. See an example of the Showtimer Guide here and then fill out the forms below. Contact Helen Smith with any questions.
Treat your customers to valet parking! Mail early to customers or hand out during market. Contact Amy Harper
Valet Coupon Form
(not available during the January & June Total Home & Gift Markets)
You can provide handouts to buyers in the “Free Zone”during the January and June Total Home & Gift Markets. This area is the only designated promotion point for handouts and flyers (other than inside your booth/showroom). The “Free Zone” is located between Market Hall and the Trade Mart West entrance.