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RETAIL WORKSHOP WITH THE RETAIL SMART GUYS //

Enjoy our free retail workshop hosted by the Retail Smart Guys. Open to retailers, CMC tenants & tradeshow exhibitors. Registration for LA Fashion Market is required. Attendees who are unable to provide proof of credentials for registration will be charged a $20 non-refundable entry fee.

* Please Note: Seminars are first-come, first-served.

 

MON, JUL 31  
11a-12p

TRADE SECRETS! WHAT ARE OTHER RETAILERS DOING TO BE SUCCESSFUL?
Not every retailer is suffering in this economy. There are many that are actually very profitable and have great cash flow. In this economy, now is the time to get a competitive edge and increase market share. Discover the industry secrets that successful retailers know, and learn how to implement these changes into your business to have better cash flow, better profitability, and more fun at your stores.

Presented by: Retail Smart Guys

   
   
TUE, AUG 1  
11a-12p

OPEN TO BUY, EXPLAINED IN SIMPLE HUMAN TERMS
Many stores use Open To Buy, but how do you know what it is, and how can you apply it to your store? Retail Smart Guys walks you through the Open To Buy process, giving you a great understanding of all the terms, concepts, and applications, so that you can start using this incredible tool to plan your purchases and preserve your cash flow.

Presented by: Retail Smart Guys








MARKET SWEEPSTAKES

Five Lucky Buyers Will Win Cash Prizes

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY! HERE’S HOW TO PARTICIPATE:
1. Pick up your official CMC Market Passport from the Registration Desk located in the lobby.
2. Fill out all requested contact information on the Passport.
3. Visit a total of 10 different CMC Showrooms and/or CMC Temporary Exhibitors during published show hours between July 31-August 3 and collect a Passport sticker & signature from each individual Showroom/Exhibitor.
4. Turn in the CMC Market Passport complete and with your business card attached to the Buyers Lounge (Suite B271) after all 10 of the Passport stickers & Showroom/Exhibitor signatures required for entry into the drawings have been collected.
5. Five winners will be announced one week after Market. Winners will be required to return and pick-up their prize at October '17 Market.

THE PRIZE
$500 (five winners)

THE RULES
1. Each Passport sticker & signature submitted must be collected from 10 different CMC Showrooms and/or different CMC Temporary Exhibitors.
2. All Passports must be turned in before 6p on Thursday, August 3 to the Buyers Lounge (Suite B271). 
3. Five winners will be announced one week after Market. Winners will be required to return and pick-up their prize at October '17 Market.

BUYER BREAKFAST BARS

Mon-Wed, 9a-11a // in 3A Elevator Bank

Enjoy complimentary breakfast offerings courtesy of our Better & Updated Women's Showrooms located on 3A (3rd Floor, A-wing).

Mon-Wed, 9a-11a // in AREA4 Atrium

Enjoy complimentary breakfast bites courtesy of our Men's & Women's Contemporary & Lifestyle Showrooms located on 4B (4th Floor, B-wing).

Mon-Wed, 9a-11a // in 5B Atrium

Enjoy complimentary breakfast offerings courtesy of our Women's Contemporary & Young Contemporary Showrooms located on 5A & 5B (5th Floor, A-wing & B-wing).







WINE BAR

Daily starting at 3p // Fashion Theater

Wind down each day while you shop with a complimentary glass of wine (or two).







AUSTRALIAN ROAST COFFEE BAR

Mon-Wed, 9a-12p // Fashion Theater

Start the day with complimentary hand-crafted coffee drinks by Longshot Australian Coffee Roasters.







KOMBUCHA TASTING BAR

Mon, 10a-2p // Fashion Theater

Quench your thirst with complimentary kombucha courtesy of Kevita.