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NYIGF Opens Online Registration

NYIGF Opens Online Registration

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–The New York International Gift Fair is now accepting online registration for the summer show, which is scheduled for Aug. 13-18. Attendees and exhibitors can visit nyigf.com/register to participate. Advance registration, which is free for qualified retailers, is available online through 11:59 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time, on Aug. 9. After that, registration forMore »

Dallas Market Center Presents Best of Show Awards

Dallas Market Center Presents Best of Show Awards

DALLAS–The most creative, fresh and innovative booths and showrooms were recognized during the recently completed Total Home & Gift Market with Best of Show awards, which are presented twice a year and judged by leading industry and visual/design experts. In the World Trade Center, the awards for each floor were given to: Accent Decor onMore »

IV Pole Pals Wins The Next Big Thing Contest at Dallas Market

IV Pole Pals Wins The Next Big Thing Contest at Dallas Market

DALLAS–IV Pole Pals has won Dallas Market Center’s The Next Big Thing contest, which was announced during the recently completed Dallas Total Home & Gift Market. As a result, IV Pole Pals’ founder Deric Salser has received more than $12,500 in prizes, including $2,500 cash, exhibit space at the January 2012 Total Home & GiftMore »

Beckman’s Returns to Chicago Market

CHICAGO–The Beckman’s Handcrafted Show returns to Chicago’s Merchandise Mart for The Chicago Market July 30-Aug. 2. Designed as a “show within a show,” the Beckman’s Handcrafted Show for the past 30 years has highlighted the best in original work to specialty retailers looking to differentiate themselves from their competition, all within the framework of TheMore »

Falanga Named President of MMPI

Falanga Named President of MMPI

CHICAGO-Mark Falanga has been promoted to president of MMPI, succeeding Christopher Kennedy, who will step down July 23 from the post he has held for the past 11 years. A 17-year veteran of MMPI, Falanga most recently served as senior vice president of managing, leasing, marketing and business development for MMPI’s commercial furnishings, LuxeHome, office,More »

NY Gift Fair Exhibit Expands Green

NY Gift Fair Exhibit Expands Green

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-SustainAbility: design for a better world, a special exhibit and educational series designed to inform, promote and recognize “green” activities and initiatives, returns to the New York International Gift Fair in August. Now in its fourth year, NYIGF’s SustainAbility program incorporates a juried exhibit of sustainable gift, home and lifestyle products, the EcoMore »

Dallas Design Supply Celebrates Grand Opening

Dallas Design Supply Celebrates Grand Opening

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center has announced the opening of its newest resource, Dallas Design Supply, a 20,000-square-foot resource for seasonal décor, floral containers and supplies, candles, ribbon, party supplies and permanent botanicals. “We have added even more resources with the arrival of Dallas Design Supply, which offers merchandise from many of our exhibitors in an off-the-shelfMore »