Monday November 19th, 2012 - 11:59AM
Approximately 30 Forty One Madison showrooms are preparing for The New York Gift Show, to be held January 26 to 30, 2013, according to Laurie Burns, the tabletop building’s svp and director. Continuing its custom, Forty One Madison will offer complimentary luxury bus service between its location and the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center beginning Monday, January 28 and continuing through Wednesday, January 30 during show hours, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
“Forty One Madison houses flagship showrooms of many core brands,” said Burns. “And they now have both the product assortments and minimums to work with specialty stores. These showrooms and products are not to be missed.”
During the show, several of the building’s exhibiting showrooms will be featured in a lobby display previewing their “best of show” designs. Additionally, visitors can access the Wi-Fi-ready buyers’ lounge on Level A.
Forty One Madison also is joining with Gift Show producer George Little Management to offer attendees a cultural treat with access from Friday, January 25 to Thursday, January 31 to The Museum at FIT, the Fashion Institute of Technology, at 227 West 27 Street. Winter 2013 show badge will provide admission at any time during Market Week.