During the summer market, NY Now revealed new product award winners in the show’s Best New Product, Best in Market, Best Exclusive Launch, and Eco Choice categories.
For the Best New Product Awards, one winner was chosen from nine of the sections within its Home, Lifestyle and Handmade collections. In the Home collection, in Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares, bambu’s reclaimed cedar serving tray took home the award, while in Home Furnishings + Textiles, a Bohemian pillow from Aandaz took the honor.
“The slate of winners for the ‘Best New Product’ Awards represents the cream of the crop of what NY Now has to offer,” said Scott Kramer, vp/co-director, NY Now. “NY Now is the source for design-driven and fashion-forward trends, and our panel of expert judges took a number of factors into consideration to select the most exceptional products in an intensely competitive industry.”
In addition, NY Now’s Best Exclusive Launch Award, for a standout product that is making its debut exclusively at the summer market, recognized a hand blown glass decorative centerpiece from Axiom Glass. All participants in the destination: new product display that are launching a product exclusively at NY Now were eligible.
In the 12th semi-annual Eco Choice Awards, NY Now recognized CounterEvolution for its “Looper” Lazy Susan in the most sensitive use of materials category.
NY Now’s Best in Market overall winner was the Design Dua dog bed by Design Dua.