Los Angeles Men's Market - A Men's Trade Event - will return to the California Market Center (CMC) Tuesday and Wednesday, April 7 & 8, 2015. With the show's continued success and growth, the Holiday 2015 Show is moving to the 93,000 sq. ft. Penthouse on the 13th floor of the CMC, with views overlooking downtown Los Angeles.
"Building upon the success of our last show," says Kellen Roland, Founder of LA Men's Market, "we have moved the show to the 93,000 sq. ft. Penthouse of the CMC. With our new home, we will be debuting a unique show environment. This season, brands will find themselves grouped by aesthetic and category. We are doing this to streamline the shopping experience for our buyers. We also partnered with Om Nom Organics, Downtown Los Angeles' premier healthy mini market, to bring fresh and convenient goods to LA Men's Market in a pop up mini market on the show floor."
The participating brands include 10 Deep, Apolis, Asics, B & O Play, Brixton, Clarks, Diamond Supply, G-Shock, Herschel Supply Co, Huf, I Love Ugly, Komono, Obey, ourCaste, Publish, Rains, Stance, Woolrich, Zanerobe, and over one hundred more. Top Men's showrooms such as, The NTWRK Agency, The Foundation and The Park will also be in attendance.
Roland also states, "LA Men's Market exclusively focuses on the Holiday and Summer seasons. We have a clear point of difference when compared to the existing trade show landscape. This season's show will feature industry leading menswear brands from the contemporary, lifestyle, footwear and action sports markets."
Key retailers who confirmed attendance to this season's show include Active Ride Shop, American Rag, Attic 2 Zoo, Conveyor, Crsvr, Hemingway & Pickett, Jack's Surfboards, LASC, Milkmade, Moose Limited, Pac Sun, Poketo, Revolve, Sun Diego, Tank Farm, Tilly's, The Well, Val Surf, Wasteland, Wildfang, Zappos, Zebra Club, and Zumiez.
In addition, prominent brands are gearing up for the show and are ready to exhibit their Holiday 15 collections. "LA Men's Market is a great platform for us to showcase our Holiday collection," says Taylor Fisher of Herschel Supply Co. "The timing and atmosphere of the Show could not be better. We are able to see retailers in a fun and productive environment."
Nikki Tran of Publish echoes the enthusiasm of the other participating brands. "We are excited to be part of LA Men's Market and could not have asked for a better show to showcase our Holiday 2015 collection," says Tran. "It allows us to reconnect with existing retailers and build new relationships. We are looking forward to another successful show with LA Men's Market."
LA Men's Market will continue to partner with a curated selection of some of Downtown Los Angeles' finest culinary mainstays including Stumptown Coffee & Eggslut as well as Downtown hospitality & nightlife staple, The Standard, to provide complimentary perks such as daily breakfast and coffee and an opening night party to celebrate the expansion of the Show.
The curated, two-day Market event will take place Tuesday-Wednesday, April 7 - 8, 2015 on the 13th Floor B-Wing Penthouse of the California Market Center from 10a-6p daily.
About LA Men's Market:
LA Men's Market is a men's trade event where brands and buyers come together. We found our lane by focusing exclusively on the Summer and Holiday seasons. LA Men's Market takes place in Downtown Los Angeles, in the heart of the Fashion District. We proudly showcase the best menswear brands in Action Sports, Contemporary, Lifestyle, Streetwear and Footwear.
You may also have interest in reading our previous blog post about LA Men's Market October 2014.