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By the Numbers: IMEX America

What you should know about IMEX America, America’s largest exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, in Las Vegas Sept. 10-12, 2019. What: IMEX America Where: Sands …

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A colossal renovation for the Colosseum at Caesars Palace

VIDEO TOUR: Caesars Palace this week introduced new technical innovations at the Colosseum, including an adjustable elevation general admission floor and a 4K LED video wall behind the stage.

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Workers prepare to load used carpeting into the trailer-enclosed shredding machine on a loading dock outside the Las Vegas Convention Center as part of the GES carpet recycling program by ALMA USA following the MAGIC Fashion Marketplace show on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019. (Mark Damon/Las Vegas News Bureau)
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New eco-friendly, ‘zero-waste’ carpet recycling used at Las Vegas conventions

Alma USA is introducing Eco-Concept to Las Vegas this year, in which 100 percent recyclable polypropylene carpet is put down for a trade show. After the show, the carpet is lifted and fed into Eco-Concept’s mobile trailer-housed machine onsite, which shreds and compacts it.What you may have walked on may become something you sit on, thanks to a carpet-recycling innovation used at the recently concluded MAGIC trade show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, as well as other industry shows in town.

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