WHITE PLAINS, NY. – December 20, 2016 – In just under two months, NY NOW®, the Market for Home, Lifestyle + Gift, will take over the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center and bring together more than 2,400 companies for what is sure to be one of the industry’s most expansive events in 2017. Typically, 40 percent of companies exhibit exclusively at the winter market and approximately 70 percent have exclusive product launches, which further supports NY NOW’s tradition of being a platform for companies to showcase their most innovative and on-trend products to the industry. Exhibitors will showcase tens of thousands of on-trend products in hundreds of categories from home furnishings, tabletop, personal accessories, gifts, handmade and more.
To date, 280+ companies will be exhibiting at NY NOW for the very first time and this number is expected to grow as the Market approaches. Some new additions across the comprehensive HOME, LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE Collections include:
- Babysoy (LIFESTYLE; Baby + Child)
- Elisabeth York (HOME; Home Furnishings + Textiles)
- Fe Handbags (HANDMADE; Artisan Resource®)
- Lena Skadegard (HANDMADE; Handmade® Designer Maker)
- Norden (HOME; Accent on Design®)
- RAYERBAG Barcelona (New Exhibitor Pavilion)
- SOVARO (HOME; Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares)
“As a leading market that spotlights the latest industry trends, we are always so pleased to welcome companies that are exhibiting for the first time and we recognize that for some, this is not just their first NY NOW experience, but this is their first time ever participating in a market or trade show,” said Randi Mohr, NY NOW Show Director and Vice President, Emerald Expositions. “We are so thankful to our new and returning exhibitors for choosing to be part of our market and we aim to provide them with the most well-rounded experience this February!”
In addition to the new exhibitors, NY NOW is also excited to welcome back a number of companies that are returning after a market absence. A few to note include:
- Fratelli Guzzini (HOME; Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares)
- Vietri (HOME; Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares)
- Tritter Feefer (HOME; Home Furnishings + Textiles)
- Mastro Rafael (HOME; Home Furnishings + Textiles)
- Crocodile Creek (LIFESTYLE; Baby + Child)
- Lubin Paris (LIFESTYLE; Personal Care + Wellness)
- Slant Collections (LIFESTYLE; Gift)
Exhibit space is quickly filing up. To view a full list of exhibitors, visit http://nynow.studio98test.com/the-market/exhibitor-list/. Companies looking to participate may access additional information here: http://nynow.studio98test.com/exhibitors/why-exhibit/.
How to Register for NY NOW
To register for NY NOW, qualified members of the trade may click here, while eligible and credentialed members of the media can click here to pre-register.
NY NOW returns to New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center February 4-8, 2017. For more information and to stay updated about future NY NOW news and announcements, please visit nynow.com.
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About NY NOW
NY NOW®, the Market for Home, Lifestyle + Gift, will take place 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. The Handmade® Designer Maker and Handmade® Global Design sections of the HANDMADE Collection will open on Saturday, February 4, 2017 and close on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. The HOME and LIFESTYLE Collections, and the Artisan Resource® section of the HANDMADE Collection, will open on Sunday, February 5, 2017 and close on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. Attendees from all 50 states and 80 countries worldwide are expected.
NY NOW is owned and operated by Emerald Expositions, a leading operator of large business-to-business trade shows in the United States, producing more than 80 trade shows and over 100 face-to-face events in total, including conferences, summits and other events. Emerald Expositions connects more than 335,000 sellers and buyers each year and operates within the U.S. in 10 end markets (Gift, Home, General Merchandise and Manufacturing; Sports & Apparel; Design; Jewelry, Luxury & Antiques; E-Commerce; Creative Services; Licensing; Healthcare; Military; and Food).
More information about NY NOW can be found at www.nynow.com
NOTE TO EDITORS: The official name of the market is “NY NOW.” Please do not use “NY Now,” “NYNow,” “the NY Gift Show” or the “NY Gift Fair” to refer to the market.
Coyne PR for NY NOW