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Las Vegas Market Goal: Call 90,000 Buyers

Las Vegas Market’s Retail Relations team

LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market has significantly expanded its retail relations team, increasing its buyer outreach efforts to include 30 full-time staff with dedicated representatives for the gift, home decor, furniture and lifestyle categories as well as two field representatives. Show owner International Market Centers said it expects this team to generate significant increases in buyerMore »

ICFF Brings Delight and Design to New York

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NEW YORK–The International Contemporary Furniture Fair showed the fun and the functional this week, featuring products for all types of spaces and surfaces. It ends today. Area rugs companies were an important part of the ICFF mix. Surya debuted as an exhibitor and showed a selection of its product categories, including handknotted and hide-on-hair rugs,More »

Umbra Shift Debuts at ICFF, Receives ICFF Editors Award

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NEW YORK–Umbra returned to the International Contemporary Furniture Fair to debut its new brand: Umbra Shift, a collection of design-oriented items that re-think everyday objects. The line also received the ICFF Editors Award 2014 for Best Accessories collection last night. Umbra Shift was an “opportunity to experiment with emerging designers, as well as some establishedMore »

600 New Resources to Exhibit at NY Now this Summer

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–An influx of first-time exhibitors and companies returning from a market hiatus is expected to bring some 600 new suppliers to the summer edition of NY Now, according to GLM, which owns and operates the show. These newcomers will be among some 2,800+ total exhibiting companies presented throughout NY Now’s four collections –More »

Brooklyn Navy Yard Opens Manufacturing Exhibit

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BROOKLYN, N.Y.–The Brooklyn Navy Yard’s Bldg 92 has opened a small exhibition that focuses on some of the more than 330 manufacturers that now reside at the facility. Called “Making it in NYC,” it is divided among five manufacturing categories—Furnishing and Home Goods, Energy and Resiliency, Building and Construction, Fashion and Apparel and Tech andMore »

Kathy Davis Studios in Expansion Mode

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HORSHAM, Pa.–Kathy Davis Studios will launch several collections at the Surtex Show, which begins this weekend in New York, and is looking to expand its licensing portfolio into several home decor and lifestyle accessory categories. Kathy Davis is a leading greeting card and social expressions designer, with sales of licensed goods exceeding $100 million atMore »

IMC to Host Third Annual Las Vegas Market CEO Summit in Winter 2015

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LAS VEGAS–International Market Centers and Eller Enterprises announced that the third annual Las Vegas Market CEO Summit has been scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 20, and Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. This executive-level gathering for the gift and home furnishings industry will be presented in connection with the winter 2015 Las Vegas Market, scheduled for Jan. 18-22,More »

HFN Editorial Deadline for July’s Atlanta Markets

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NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market (July 8-15) and the Atlanta International Area Rug Market (July 9-12). Exhibitors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of debuting products for possible inclusion. Rug and home decor submissions can be sent to Andrea Lillo (alillo@hfnmag.com), whileMore »