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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 »

Springs Partners with Celessence on Febreze Collection

Springs Global Posts Black Bottom Line in Third Quarter

NEW YORK-Springs Global has reached a license agreement with Celessence Technologies to use the latter’s Celessence Micro-encapsulation on Springs’ Febreze Sleep Serenity bedding collection. The Febreze collection, consisting of bed pillow, mattress pads and pillow protectors, launched earlier this year, stemming from a license agreement between Springs and Febreze parent Procter & Gamble. Celessence Micro-encapsulationMore »

American Textile Donates Pillow Sale Proceeds to Veterans Group

Americana pillow

DUQUESNE, Pa.-American Textile Co. has donated $10,000 in proceeds from sales of its Americana (Filled with Pride in America) pillow to Team Red, White and Blue, a group dedicated to connecting veterans to their communities through physical and social activities. The donation was presented at a dinner in Pittsburgh on May 3. The following day,More »

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 »

Design Student McLean Wins Surtex designext Competition

Surtex

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Tori McLean, a third-year student at the United Kingdom’s Winchester School of Art, took the grand prize in Surtex’s 2014 designext International Student Competition. This year’s competition was themed “Street Inspiration.” Students submitted original surface designs inspired by their vision of street influences in the year 2020. McLean’s submission used a range ofMore »

Surtex Exhibitors Upbeat About Show

Surtex

NEW YORK-Exhibitors at this week’s Surtex, which ended yesterday, came away with positive feelings about their booth activity at the show. “Attendees who stopped at our booth were very friendly and interested,” said Jared Hudson, photo booth attendant for Art Licensing International. “I also saw contracts being discussed, which is a gauge of how wellMore »

Surtex Exhibitors Upbeat About Show

Surtex

NEW YORK-Exhibitors at this week’s Surtex, which ended yesterday, came away with positive feelings about their booth activity at the show. “Attendees who stopped at our booth were very friendly and interested,” said Jared Hudson, photo booth attendant for Art Licensing International. “I also saw contracts being discussed, which is a gauge of how wellMore »