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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

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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 »

Call for New-Product Information for New York Home Fashions Market

HFN

NEW YORK—HFN is preparing its coverage of the New York Home Fashions Market in September. Vendors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of products that they plan to highlight in their showrooms. Manufacturers of bedding, bath products and window treatments should submit their information to David Gill, senior editor, at dgill@hfnmag.com. Vendors ofMore »

Ambiente, Heimtextil Debut India Shows

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NEW DELHI-The inaugural editions of Ambiente India and Heimtextil India took place here, at Pragati Maidan, from June 19-21. According to a statement from Messe Frankfurt, owner and manager of the two shows, the two fairs welcomed 6,525 trade visitors. Exhibitors at Ambiente India included companies based in India, Germany, Japan and Sri Lanka, whoMore »