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How Regional Markets Can Benefit Your Business with Tara Thorn, Cedar and Cypress Designs

Today we’re talking all things market – what sets regional markets apart from national shows, the benefits of both, the importance of attending market, and tips for success while there.

In addition to being the owner and founder of Cedar and Cypress Designs, my friend Tara Thorn is also on the board at the Minneapolis Mart, which holds six annual shows and is considered the number one regional mart in the country. Tara shares how MPLS helped grow her business and the unique opportunities it provides for both buyers and brands.

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What You’ll Learn About in How Regional Markets Can Benefit Your Business with Tara Thorn

  • The Importance of Going to Market
  • Regional Markets vs. Bigger Markets
  • Choosing the Right Markets and Timing
  • The Interwoven Nature of Gift and Apparel Markets
  • Building Relationships with Reps and Showrooms
  • Fair Trade and Certification
  • Tips for Success at Regional Markets

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Original Air Date: January 23, 2024
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