NEW YORK–The 7 W New York showroom building has slated a number of events for the upcoming Gift and Home Textiles Market Week, including the introduction of the NYC Baby & Gift Fair on the building’s 11th floor.
As part of the NYC Baby & Gift Fair, 7 W New York will offer the Giggle Guide, in which retailers have a chance to win merchandise donated by sponsors that can be used to reward their customers and promote in-store sales. The event will be keynoted by Jenny Heinzen York, editorial director of Kids Today magazine, in a presentation titled “Trends from Tots to Teens” on Saturday, Jan. 30 from 1 to 2 p.m. “Out of the Mouth of Babes’ Moms,” a presentation and panel, will take place Sunday, Jan. 31 from 1 to 2 p.m. “Social Media Marketing to Moms” is scheduled for Monday, Feb. 1 from 1 to 2 p.m. All of these will take place on the 11th floor.
Among other events, actress Robin Givens will discuss her memoir, “Grace Will Lead Me Home,” at the Gallery On Six on the 11th floor from 4 to 6 p.m. on Monday. From 5 to 6 p.m. on Monday, Amy Calandra, owner and designer of Light of Mine Designs, will personally hand-paint baby ornaments for the first 15 retail buyers who stop at the Compact Novelties space in room 1033.