NY Now Names Best Exclusive Launch, Accent On Design Awards

NY Now has recognized the Ripple Menorah from Alex Marshall Studio as the Best Exclusive Launch award at the summer market. The show also revealed the Eco Choice and Accent On Design winners.

The Accent on Design Award winners are: Best New Product Collection: Dovetail books and products; Best Overall Collection: Yamazaki USA Inc. household products; Best Curation: Design Ireland: Furniture and lighting Presented by the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland; Best Booth Design: Fornasetti Profumi, a collection of home scenting devices.

The winners of the Eco Choice Awards are: Most Innovative: Wishbone Design Studio for its Wishbone Bike Recycled Edition Wishbone Cruise; Most Sensitive Use of Materials: Sustainable Threads for its Biscotti Strawberry banana fiber placemat; and Most Sellable: Lafco New York for its chamomile lavender soap.

“Congratulations to all of the winners for our Accent on Design Awards,” said Randi Mohr, group show director, NY Now and vp/Emerald Expositions. “The exhibitors in this section are always on the cutting edge of trend-forward design and product innovation, and this market’s award winners shine a spotlight on what we can expect from the section in markets to come.”