NEW YORK–The 7 W New York showroom building will hold the first in a series of seminars titled “Pop-Up Shop 101” during the upcoming Gift & Home Textiles Market Week. The session will be presented by Christina Norsig, founder and chief executive officer of PopUpInsider, an online exchange for retailers looking to conduct temporary pop-up … More »
NEW YORK–Lazy Susan USA is moving to a new and larger showroom in AmericasMart Atlanta, Building 2 in showroom 919. Lazy Susan will display its full line of decorative home accessories, including its new Fall 2010 collection. The grand opening and ribbon cutting is scheduled for July 16 at 3 p.m. Lazy Susan will celebrate … More »
LAS VEGAS–Russ Berrie U.S. Gift, a manufacturer of gift and juvenile products, has reached an agreement with the World Market Center for a permanent showroom. For the upcoming Las Vegas Market, Russ Berrie will exhibit in temporary space in room 796 of Building C. A World Market Center spokesman said the center will announce the … More »
DALLAS–Clothes and Go was named The Next Big Thing winner during Dallas Market Center’s Dallas Total Home & Gift Market. Based here and founded by and sisters-in-law Myra Prescott and Julie Tobolowsky, Clothes and Go provides an easier way to move clothing, using hangers in a bag to be transported, eliminating the need for traditional moving boxes … More »
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–Nearly 250 eco-friendly products will be featured in the “SustainAbility: design for a better world” exhibit during the upcoming New York International Gift Fair, according to a statement from GLM, the trade show’s owner and manager. The display will encompass products from 133 companies, which were accepted after meeting the criteria for this … More »
DALLAS–The lighting industry descends on “Big D” today as the Dallas International Lighting Market opens as part of the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, which runs through Sunday, June 27. New lighting lines include couture lighting company 26th & Soho, which will be shown in the Elle Home and Lifestyle showroom, 523 WTC. This … More »
LAS VEGAS–Designer Christopher Lowell has been enlisted by the World Market Center to create an integrated merchandising display for lighting and home-accessory retailers for the upcoming Las Vegas Market, scheduled for Aug. 2-6. Called “Illuminated: A Lighting & Accessories Showcase for Success,” the display will be open daily during the August market in room 1096 … More »
NEW YORK-The deadline for sending in new product information and high-resolution images for possible inclusion in HFN’s coverage of the Las Vegas Market in August is Monday, July 12. To submit information on rugs, lighting, or accessories, contact Andrea Lillo, email@example.com; for mattresses, David Gill, firstname.lastname@example.org; and for furniture, Warren Shoulberg, email@example.com.