LAS VEGAS, NV -- Surfaces 2012 will feature many first-time exhibitors and new show floor features aimed at providing attendees the newest products and ideas to position them for success in 2012, the show’s organizers said.

Co-locating with StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas, Surfaces 2012 will be held January 24 to 26 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. Exhibits will be open Tuesday through Thursday, with the educational program beginning on Monday, January 23.

Surfaces 2012 will also introduce new show floor features in addition to the most popular areas such as the S² Main Stage, Trends Hub, Connections Pavilion and the reintroduction of the New Product Marketplace, formerly known as the New Product Showcase. The new areas added to the show this year include Tool Alley and Artisan Avenue.

Tool Alley will feature exhibiting companies whose primary business are large and small floor covering tools. The area will also host hourly demonstrations where attendees can see these tools in action. Artisan Avenue is an area on the show floor that includes complementary products to include hand-crafted tile, decorative concrete, sinks and window coverings.

For more information about Surfaces 2012, visit: www.surfaces.com.