Textiles

Levine Tabbed to Lead Surya Outdoor

Jim Levine

CALHOUN, Ga.-Surya has appointed Jim Levine to the newly created position of vice president of Surya Outdoor. In his new role, Levine is in charge of expanding Surya’s outdoor product offerings, along with building and overseeing a sales force focusd specifically on retailers of outdoor products. He reports to Seth King, Surya’s vice president ofMore »

NY Now “Made in the USA” Display to Spotlight 314 Products

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-A record 314 products will be showcased in NY Now’s “Made in the USA” exhibit when the trade show takes place next month. Curated by designer Paul Thompson, the exhibit will feature a cross-category assortment of handmade and factory produced products. Merchandise in the display will represent all four NY Now collections. NearlyMore »

Now Takes Manhattan

Mari et Terra

Celebrating the first anniversary of its new format, NY Now is ready for business this month By David Gill One year ago, the New York International Gift Fair officially transformed into NY Now, the Market for Home + Lifestyle. This month’s anniversary show is on track to continue the momentum generated by both the firstMore »

Lorena Gaxiola to Exhibit for First Time at NY Now

Lorena Gaxiola

SAN DIEGO-Lorena Gaxiola, the luxury home decor designer, will exhibit at next month’s NY Now trade show for the first time. Located in booth 3009 in the Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares division, Gaxiola will present her collection of Meaningful Objects for the Home. This line will include her Soft Rocks Glasses, La Loteria Casual Dinnerware,More »

Surtex Attendance Climbs 5 Percent

Surtex 2014

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Attendance at this May’s Surtex gained 5 percent over the attendance at the 2013 edition of the show, according to a statement from Emerald Expositions, owner and manager of the show. Overall, 270 exhibitors representing more than 1,000 artists presented at the show. A post-show survey of the attendees found that 89 percentMore »

NY Now Partners with HGTV Magazine

Scott McGillivray

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-NY Now has formed an alliance with HGTV magazine to bring two blogger initiatives to the summer show next month. The programs are HGTV magazine’s first-ever Blogger Block Party, which will include opportunities for bloggers to meet, craft and share their experiences, and which will take place on Aug. 18 from 12-8 p.m.More »

Home Textiles Sourcing Expo Debuts Mobile App

Home Textiles Sourcing Expo

ATLANTA-Next week’s Home Textiles Sourcing Expo will offer a complimentary mobile application designed to enhance the show experience for attendees. Those who download the app will be able to plan their days at the show with a personalized schedule. They will also be able to browse exhibitors and maps of the show floor, and willMore »

Latex International Plant Up and Running after Fire

LatexInternational

SHELTON, Conn.-The Latex International factory on River Road here, which had been shut down by fires two weeks ago, is back producing at full capacity, according to a company statement. The statement said Latex International has begun making latex cores and will begin manufacturing additional products by the end of this week. Manufacturing of rolledMore »