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NY Now Preregistration Up 11 Percent

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Preregistration for the upcoming NY Now show, scheduled for Feb. 1-6, has increased 11 percent from the same time one year ago, according to a statement from show owner and manager GLM. Through the end of last week, more than 31,000 individuals representing 22,000 businesses from the United States and around the worldMore »

Home Textiles Market Week to Feature New Companies

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-New exhibitors at NY Now and new showrooms at 230 Fifth Ave. will be among the newcomers to Home Textiles Market Week, Feb. 1-6. Eleven first-time home fashions vendors will debut within NY Now’s Home Collection at the market, including Anne Lewis, Art Age Pvt. Ltd., Block and Brayer, David Fussenegger, Elaiva Bathrobes,More »

GLM Acquired by Emerald Expositions

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–Emerald Expositions has purchased George Little Management from Providence Equity Partners for $335 million. The transaction is expected to close next month, subject to customary regulatory approvals. The acquisition will be funded with approximately $200 million of debt and a $140 million equity investment from Onex Partners III. GLM operates more than 20More »

NY Now to Highlight Two “Green” Product Initiatives

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–The next edition of NY Now, Feb. 1-6, 2014, will recognize socially responsible and eco-friendly products and producers in two “green” initiatives. From almost 200 products selected for NY Now’s SustainAbility: design for a better world exhibit, eight have achieved NY Now’s highest “Degrees of SustainAbility” status, and 30 have been named finalistsMore »

NY Now Handmade Accepts 56 Artisans

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-The NY Now Handmade section will welcome 56 new artisan exhibitors at the winter show, which will take place from Feb. 1-5. Handmade’s Designer Maker section will showcase 350 limited-production manufacturers across all categories and media. They will come from 33 U.S. states and seven countries, among the latter of which will beMore »

Green Collections Grow at NY Now

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-An expanding range of “green” home and lifestyle resources will be highlighted through the SustainAbility: design for a better world program at the winter 2014 edition of NY Now. This initiative includes a juried product display, eco-friendly product design awards and an educational session addressing sustainable and socially-responsible product design. The SustainAbility displayMore »

NY Now’s Accent on Design to Present 16 New Participants

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-An independent selection committee has accepted 16 new companies to participate in Accent on Design, NY Now’s juried collection of contemporary and innovative product vendors. The new participants are antler & co. (lifestyle accessories), A Summer Shop (Nauti LLC, also lifestyle accessories), Craft Advisory (handcrafted tabletop), Finell Co. (home furnishings), Grey Area (homeMore »

NY Now Reports “Robust” Registration for Winter Show

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-As of today, more than 15,000 people have registered to attend the winter NY Now, according to a statement from show owner and manager GLM. Christian Falkenberg, director of the show and GLM senior vice president, said this total is more than double the number of buyers who registered for show (then knownMore »