Small space living remains a critical trend in the mass market furniture sector, as the evidence of introductions and featured products highlighted at the Spring High Point Market suggest.
The tabletop category has reached a critical point as Millennials age into a variety of new life moments that have the potential to significantly grow the market. However, the industry must focus even more heavily on innovation within the category in order to tap into that growth potential, noted Joe Derochowski, home industry analyst for the NPD Group, on day two, April 11, of the spring New York Tabletop Market.
The Licensing Expo has tapped Nicholas Denissen, vp/Amazon, to lead the opening keynote at this year’s show.
From crackle reactive glaze finishes to digital-inspired cookware for the Millennial consumer, the first day of the New York Tabletop Market, April 10, saw the evolution of traditional design elements showcased within the brand showrooms at Forty One Madison.
Gibson Overseas is showcasing an assortment of Pasabahce glassware at the spring New York Tabletop Market at Forty One Madison this week.
From classic blue and white to textured grays, the Spring 2018 New York Tabletop Market at Forty One Madison will see a variety of color combinations represented in dinnerware. Tabletop vendors will also showcase patterns that focus on texture, metallics and organic shapes.
Forty One Madison has teamed up with the Holiday House to dress the lobby with tablescapes by designers Paris Forino and Jaime Walters at the upcoming spring New York Tabletop Market.
International Market Centers has formed a partnership with the city of Las Vegas that will result in the construction of a 350,000-square-foot Expo Center on the IMC-operated World Market Center campus which will provide temporary space for the established twice-yearly furniture, gift and home decor show as well as the basis of, potentially, new permanent showroom space.
The Las Vegas Market has selected three leading interior designers, Amber Lewis, Brian Paquette and Laura Umansky, as principal panelists for the summer 2018 version of its Ahead of the Curve educational program.
The city of Las Vegas and International Market Centers, which owns and operates the Las Vegas World Market Center, have proposed the construction of a new 350,000-square-foot expo center in downtown Las Vegas adjacent to the World Market Center.
In a night when the housewares industry came together to “Unite, Celebrate and Support,” nearly 1,000 attendees at the annual Housewares Charity Foundation gala raised $1.8 million to benefit HCF’s legacy charity, the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Exhibitor applications for the upcoming NY Now market’s juried sections, Accent on Design, Handmade Global Design and Handmade Designer Maker, are now open.