Lebanon, Tenn. (Vocus) August 21, 2008
Hartmann is proud to announce its participation at MAGIC Marketplace, a prominent international fashion trade event known for its role in developing and launching consumer trends. Celebrating 75 years of influence in the business of fashion, MAGIC will bring thousands of global buyers to The Las Vegas Convention Center and Las Vegas Hilton on August 25-27 to select collections from the world's leading manufacturers. The show's MAGIC MAN is considered the most extensive assortment of today's menswear.
Making its first appearance at MAGIC, Hartmann has been selected to join other iconic luxury brands and high-end retailers for prominent positioning in the White Pavilion. Featuring its updated Tweed™ Collection as well as new Aged Belting Leather business cases and other personal leather goods, Hartmann invites all stores to visit Booth 4217 and see what the renowned company has to offer for spring 2009.
More than 120,000 attendees from 80 countries were on hand to shop from more than 4,000 companies, 5,000 brands and 20,000 product lines at February's MAGIC Marketplace. MAGIC is credited by retailers as being the top resource for discovering new vendors, and 80 percent of the specialty brands featured at MAGIC do not participate in smaller shows.
Hartmann, one of the country's oldest luggage and leather goods manufacturers, is currently celebrating its 130th anniversary. Since 1877, Hartmann has developed, manufactured and marketed the finest luggage and leather goods to meet the travel and business needs of those who appreciate American luxury. Headquartered in Lebanon, Tenn., Hartmann distributes and sells its luggage, business cases, and personal leather accessories in the U.S. and internationally through finer department and specialty luggage stores. Hartmann is owned by Clarion Capital Partners, LLC, a New York-based private equity firm investing in the consumer products, specialty retail, business services, healthcare services, specialty financial services and niche media/entertainment industries. Additional information about Clarion may be found at http://www.clarion-capital.com. For more information about Hartmann, please visit http://www.hartmann.com.