Tabletop & Gifts

Gift for Life Raises $24K

Gift For Life

NEW YORK–Gift for Life’s National Stationery Show team has raised more than $24,000 for men, women, and families who are living with HIV/AIDS after participating in AIDS Walk NY earlier this month.  The team is just shy of its $25,000 goal, and donations will be accepted through June 13 at www.tinyurl.com/AWNYgiftforlife. These funds, along withMore »

Accent on Design Welcomes 25 New Exhibitors for NY Now

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–Twenty-five new cross-category home and lifestyle designers have been accepted into Accent on Design at this summer’s NY Now trade show. Accent on Design is the juried collection of almost 200 design-driven product suppliers, and will be located on Level 3 of New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center—which, along with PassengerMore »

Dallas Market Center Embarks on Renovations

Dallas Market Center

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center has begun to renovate the Housewares and the Expo areas of the Trade Mart to meet the needs of the growing luxury gift, lifestyle design and gourmet housewares categories in Dallas, the DMC said. The initial phase will overhaul and modernize these two sections on the second floor of the Trade MartMore »

Europe2You, Dialma Brown Form Partnership

Europe2You

ATLANTA-Europe2You, an Atlanta-based company that specializes in European, vintage-inspired products for the home and garden, is partnering with Italian manufacturer and retailer Dialma Brown. The resulting collection will debut at The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market in July. “We are excited to have AmericasMart as the setting to launch this new venture inMore »

Gaze at HFNmag.com’s Newest Gallery

Dallas

NEW YORK-Want to see more new product photos? Check out introductions planned for the Dallas lighting and gift markets next month at http://www.hfnmag.com/product-gallery/lighting-bright-lights-dallas-june-2014/

Top 10 Takeaways From the New York Tabletop Show

Kelly Wearstler

By Allison Zisko April’s New York Tabletop Show offered a few noteworthy design directions. Here, in no particular order, are some of the market influences that will guide the tabletop industry as the year advances: Gold At last, gold is the metal of choice. After many years of predictions about the precious metal moving toMore »

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 »

Impulse Gift Market to Debut Alongside NY Now

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-NY Now will extend its range of resources for retailers with the launch of a new co-located event, Impulse at NY Now, beginning in August. Presented alongside NY Now’s New! Collection at the Passenger Ship Terminal’s Pier 94, this new trade event will offer buyers access to some 100 suppliers of impulse andMore »