LUXURY 2012 announced that its Hosted Buyer Program—the Legacy Platinum and Legacy Elite buying levels—has already sold out for the 2012 edition, according to a statement from the show’s organizer, Reed Exhibitions.
Reed Exhibitions owns JCK magazine and JCKonline.
New and returning brands to LUXURY include Designs by Vatche,´ Gert Hellmuth, Lili Diamonds, Mark Schneider Designs, Bayco, Bellarri, House of Baguettes, Jewels by Star, Julius Klein, Lazare Kaplan, Frederic Sage, Temple St. Clair, and Tacori.
LUXURY 2012 also features Elite Enclave and Swiss Watch. Ivanka Trump Fine Jewelry, India Hicks Jewelry, and Cassis have also joined Elite Enclave’s line-up of jewelry brands
The appointment-only Swiss Watch, which celebrates its tenth anniversary in 2012, will feature Breitling, Baume & Mercier, and GUCCI, with more brands to be announced in the coming months.
LUXURY supporters include the American Gem Society, Chippenhook, Focus Business Management Institute, GE Money, The Gordon Company, Harmon, JCK Magazine, and Jewelers Mutual, with additional support to be announced.
“With a strong foundation of new brands/designers in 2011, LUXURY has set the stage to add additional high-end retailers from the US and internationally in 2012,” event director John Tierney said in a statement. “LUXURY’s expansion of its Legacy Platinum and Legacy Elite hosted retailer programs will showcase the largest concentration of high-end retailers participating in these highly sought-after programs than ever before.”
LUXURY and Elite Enclave are held at Mandalay Bay from May 29 – 31, by invitation only. They open their doors to retailers attending the JCK show from June 1 to 4.
Swiss Watch Is held June 1 to 4 at Mandalay Bay.