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600 New Resources to Exhibit at NY Now this Summer

NY Now

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

Brooklyn Navy Yard Making it in NYC

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

Kathy Davisl Studios

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

Las Vegas Market CEO summit

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

HFN

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 »

Gift Industry to Gather at AmericasMart

AmericasMart

ATLANTA–AmericasMart Atlanta brings the global gift industry together in one time and one place with a landmark presentation of new-to-market products, marketplace innovations and trend-making seminars at The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market schedule for July 8-15. “Today’s retailers are looking for unique, design-driven products with a story,” said Mary Sullivan Harper, seniorMore »

Design Philippines to Visit ICFF

Design Philippines ICFF

MANILA–The Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM), the export promotions arm of the Philippine Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), will lead a 15-member Design Philippines delegation to the upcoming International Contemporary Furniture Fair, which will be held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York on May 17-20. Featured amongMore »

Generation Brands Promotes Higgins to Chairman and Weiss to CEO

Joe Higgins

SKOKIE, Ill.–Generation Brands, the parent company of Feiss, Monte Carlo Fans, LBL Lighting, Sea Gull Lighting and Tech Lighting, has announced that CEO Joe Higgins will be promoted to chairman of the board and Josh Weiss to CEO, effective June 1. Higgins joined Generation Brands as CEO in 2010. In his new capacity as boardMore »