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LOCAL BUSINESS; ; Atlanta gets first and last major trade show of 2020

Aug 18, 2020 - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Atlanta Market still draws thousands but only a fifth of show's usual attendance.

Atlanta's once mighty convention and trade show industry has been shredded by the pandemic. But it's getting a glimmer of what once was.

And a hint of what might be. Delayed by the pandemic and limited by economic concerns, the Atlanta Market trade show finishes a six-day run downtown today, with just one fifth of its normal 50,000 attendance.

The wholesale home decor and gift event is the only ma...