CEO McCurdy talks about the revamped NY Now and more By David Gill The debut of NY Now, the reformatted New York International Gift Fair, in August was a watershed moment in the history of GLM, the show’s owner and manager. NY Now was the fruit of a three-and-one-half-year effort by GLM designed to rebrand … More »
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–GLM is offering a four-part “Market Readiness” program for the winter NY Now show, addressing marketing and selling strategies, trade show operations and lead follow-up. The free series, which is produced jointly by NY Now and Right Angle Strategies, includes three pre-show webinars, one post-show webinar and free, 15-minute business consultations at market. … More »
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-GLM, owner and manager of NY Now, has announced the dates for both shows for next year. The winter NY Now will take place from Feb. 1-6 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center and the piers of the Passenger Ship Terminal in New York City. The winter show has been extended by … More »
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–GLM has planned a four-day format for its Artisan Resource shows next year. Beginning in 2014, Artisan Resource will extend to four days, running Saturday-Tuesday, from its current three-day format. The winter edition will run concurrently with NY Now, Saturday, Feb. 1, through Tuesday, Feb. 4, at Passenger Ship Terminal Pier 94 in … More »
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–GLM plans to introduce a new branding platform called Signature Mix Marketplace at its New York City events next spring. The Signature Mix umbrella will include the National Stationery Show, Creative & Lifestyle Arts, and the premiere of Gift>it – Distinctive Gifts. Gift>It will feature products from among popular leading brands and emerging, … More »
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-The inaugural Surtex Asia, which took place in Shanghai from Aug. 25-27, attracted 11 European and U.S. design studios and 300 manufacturers and attendees, according to a statement from GLM, the show’s owner and manager. The event took place at Shanghai’s Kerry Hotel Pudong. “We had an excellent showing of manufacturers eager to … More »
NY Now, the reformatted New York International Gift Fair, debuted last month.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-One hundred companies, more than double the exhibitor count from the winter show, participated in the Artisan Resource show last month, according to a statement by GLM, the show’s owner and manager. Those companies represented 25 countries and three continents, GLM said. Country pavilions from Cambodia, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Panama, Peru, South Africa, … More »