logoBALTIMORE, Md. — The Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show, currently celebrating its 46th year, announced that online registration for their 2016 event is now open. Green industry companies and businesses who are exhibiting, attending and/or interested in exhibiting may register online at www.MANTS.com.

MANTS will hold its 2016 show from Jan. 6-8 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Widely known as The Masterpiece of Trade Shows, MANTS brings together close to 1,000 vendors of top industry products and services from across the U.S. and internationally, making it one of the largest trade show marketplaces serving the horticulture industry. MANTS is where the industry comes to buy, shop, meet, see and be seen every January.

“As we prepare for our 46th year of the show, and 36th January in Baltimore, the MANTS team is greatly looking forward to reconnecting with old friends and colleagues as well as welcoming new faces to the show this year.” said MANTS Executive Vice President, Vanessa Finney. “We take great pride in the fact that we are able to offer the largest variety of green industry exhibitors to our attendees, providing them the opportunity to buy, sell, network and plan for the year ahead.”

In an effort to continually enhance the variety of products, goods and services available, MANTS will welcome about 100 new exhibiting companies to the show floor this year.

In 2015, MANTS welcomed over 11,000 registrants to the Baltimore Convention Center which included 964 exhibiting companies spread out over the 300,000+ square feet of contiguous exhibit space. The 2015 show’s total attendance was a 7 percent increase over 2014. The green industry exhibiting companies and professionals hailed from 44 states and 13 additional countries representing a wide variety of products, services and trends on the show floor. 3,655 buying (non-exhibiting) companies were represented, a 13 percent increase over 2014’s show.