AmericasMart Atlanta has revamped its website new site features improved navigation, dynamic content showcasing the vibrancy of AmericasMart through video and photography and exclusive online tools.

“We have an ongoing mission to provide the ultimate Market experience for our buyers and exhibitors,” said Jeffrey L. Portman, Sr., president and coo of AmericasMart. “That includes advancing their businesses by providing leading resources and services. Our new website incorporates a wealth of innovative tools to help plan Market visits and access all the assets of the world’s global market.

“As a business partner, buyers and exhibitors need to be able to connect with our Market center 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We want that connection to be as easy and productive as possible. The new website offers options to connect from any place, any time through online and mobile access. It’s another way we can create value for all our customers.”

Features include:

Simplified, intuitive navigation allowing users to access a wealth of information from anywhere on the site, with improved search capability to quickly find specific information.

The all-new Buyer’s Resource Center, an exclusive suite of online tools designed exclusively for AmericasMart retailers to use before, during and after Markets. It includes a First Time to Market section for new buyers as well as access to educational presentations, industry news and trend information.

The MyMarket! Plan tool, designed to help buyers optimize their time at Market by creating a personal agenda. Buyers can book travel, add seminars and events and compile custom lists of preferred exhibitors, complete with locations.

Pertinent buyer and exhibitor information is available in six languages - Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese and Japanese. Additionally, the site features prominent links to AmericasMart’s social media channels.

“The new is another step in fulfilling our commitment to be a proactive partner with our exhibitors and buyers,” said Mike Gay, svp marketing for AmericasMart. “As our businesses grow and change, the site will continually evolve as well. It’s our mission to provide first-class resources as part of an overall superior Market experience – supports that goal.”

The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market and Atlanta International Area Rug Market featuring the National Oriental Rug Show take place Jan. 11-18, 2012. Complete information is available on the new website or by calling (800) ATL-MART.