– Register Now to Uncover the
Uncommon and Source Products that Won’t be Found Anywhere Else! –


WHITE PLAINS, NY. – July 9, 2018 – NY NOW®, the Market for
Home, Lifestyle + Gift
, knows how
important it is to stay on-trend in the retail space and gain an edge against
the competition. That’s why when buyers and shop owners attend the Market, they
will always find new brands, styles, and the freshest assortment of products
across hundreds of categories. There is truly something for everyone, and at
every price point. During the upcoming summer 2018 market, starting Sunday,
August 12, 2018 through Wednesday, August 15, 2018 in New York City, buyers
will have the opportunity to uncover products that won’t be seen anywhere else
this season, from brands that can only be found at the Market.

“On-trend and design-forward products are the
cornerstone of NY NOW. Twice a year, we consistently deliver a dynamic
collection of products and brands that are not just eye-catching, but also generate
sales,” said Randi Mohr, Vice President and NY NOW Director. “Buyers, designers,
media and more repeatedly tell us how NY NOW is a trend-setting experience that
they don’t get anywhere else. For buyers looking to bring the freshest designs to
drive consumers to their store – and keep them coming back time and again – NY
NOW is a must attend.”

NY NOW is home to more than 2,300+ exhibiting brands and is the place for buyers to discover the
next best-selling items for their store. On-trend
design-driven products will span hundreds of diverse product categories and
price points. From home décor and furnishings, tabletop and housewares, gifts,
stationery, and textiles, as well as personal care and accessories for men,
women and children, and more – NY NOW is the #1 place for buyers to find unique
products that drive sales and make their businesses stand out from the

Consistently offering new products and
keeping styles fresh is an essential way for buyers and shop owners to give
their customers a shopping experience they’ll remember… and one they’ll want to
return to. Hundreds of exhibitors are expected to unveil new products and in
fact, 70 percent exclusively launch new products here – meaning that NY NOW
will be the first time these products will be available for buyers and shop
owners to purchase for their stores, and for designers to incorporate into
their projects. These exclusive products can be found in every section of the Market!
Some of this year’s exciting and highly-anticipated launches include products
from exhibitors such as:

Ameico (Accent on
Design®, Booth #3916)

Atelier Boemia LLC
(Handmade® Global Design, Booth #517)

Karen Alweil
Studio (Gift, Booth #QUAD3)

Katie Q (Personal
Accessories, Booth #8279)

Made Goods (Home
Furnishings + Textiles, Booth #2340)

+ Child, Booth #7045)

P.F. Candle Co.
(Personal Care + Wellness, Booth #7945)

Pais Textil
(Artisan Resource®, Booth #3763)

Quest Collection
(Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares, Booth #3411)

Sipora Aguia
(Handmade® Designer Maker, Booth #1164)

NY NOW is a terrific way to discover
delightful products that will get customers talking and shopping. With 30
percent of NY NOW brands showing exclusively at the summer market, buyers and
shop owners have the exclusive opportunity to source products that won’t be
shown anywhere else!

New and Convenient


NY NOW will feature a new date pattern for
the summer 2018 market offering greater convenience to both buyers and
exhibitors. The Market will take place at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
in New York City and will open at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 12 and close at
3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 15 (one hour later than previous markets). Please note that no sections are open on Saturday. This date
pattern represents a return to NY NOW’s traditional and preferred summer
schedule, eliminating the staggered opening of recent markets and allowing
buyers to shop all sections of the Market at any point during the show.

Register Today!


NY NOW is open to members of the industry including
retailers and buyers as well as members of the press. For more information and
to register, please visit

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About NY NOW


summer 2018 edition of NY NOW®, the
Market for Home, Lifestyle + Gift,
will take place August 12-15, 2018 at
New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. NY NOW features three
comprehensive collections – HOME, LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE – that encompass tens
of thousands of products in hundreds of product categories. Attendees from all
50 states and nearly 70 countries worldwide are expected.

NY NOW is owned by Emerald
Expositions, a leading operator of business-to-business trade shows in the
United States. The company currently operates more than 55 trade shows, as well
as numerous other face-to-face events. In 2017, Emerald’s events connected over
500,000 global attendees and exhibitors and occupied more than 6.9 million NSF
of exhibition space.

More information about NY
NOW can be found at



The official name of the market is “NY NOW.”
Please do not use “NY Now,” “NYNow,” “New York Now,” “the NY Gift Show” or the
“NY Gift Fair” to refer to the market.


Javits North will continue to be under
renovation during the summer 2018 market and as a result, the Handmade®
Designer Maker section will once again be located on Level 3.

The entirety of NY NOW’s summer 2018 market – including
the Handmade® Global Design section located in the River Pavilion – will open
at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 12, 2018 and close at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday,
August 15, 2018 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. No
sections are open on Saturday.


NY NOW has a new logo. If you need a high-res
version for your coverage, please contact us at



Jennifer (Samuels)
Coyne PR for NY NOW