NY Now recently kicked off its winter 2020 market with new features and events, some combined with the co-locations of the National Stationary Show and Surtex. The market is being held through Wednesday, February 5, at the Javits Center in New York City.
The March buying event at AmericasMart Atlanta will be refreshed in 2020 with a new name— Spring Mini Market— and updated programming complementing the opportunity for retailers and designers to source from 1,000-plus gift and home decor showrooms plus a curated collection of 50-plus temporaries at its March 4 to 6 staging.
International Market Centers (IMC) said that phase two of the Atlanta Next AmericasMart multi-platform transformation kicks off at the summer Atlanta Market and will focus on the remerchandising of lifestyle retail resources.
Three Atlanta Market exhibitors— Glee Jewelry, Puffin Coolers and VE Designs— are among the inaugural People’s Choice winners in International Market Centers’ new Market Snapshot program.
AmericasMart said there will be 16 showroom debuts and expansions to its seven gift categories at the upcoming Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, scheduled to be held January 14 to 21, 2020.
AmericasMart will add to its specialty categories across the temporary collection at the upcoming Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market.
International Market Centers (IMC) will launch the First Look Summer Focus: 2020 Vision at the upcoming summer Las Vegas Market, scheduled to be held July 28 to August 1.
The Dallas Market Center will be rebranding its summer edition of the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market beginning next year. With the addition of the Apparel & Accessories Market to both the gift market, Lightovation and KidsWorld, the market will be called the Total Lifestyle Market.
AmericasMart will present nearly 30 events and seminars, gourmet demonstrations, lounges and celebrations at the upcoming Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, scheduled to be held July 9 to 15.
Emerald Expositions, parent company of NY Now, said its board of directors has appointed Sally Shankland to the position of president and CEO. Shankland will assume her new role on June 1, 2019 and will remain a member of the company’s board of directors.
International Market Centers is preparing its CEO Summit at the summer 2019 Las Vegas Market. The one-day event is scheduled for Tuesday, July 30, and is designed to address and provide insight into the critical issues facing today’s gift and home furnishings industry leaders through a series of presentations and networking opportunities.
As brick-and-mortar stores continue to evolve how they present their registry and other home merchandise, they continue to turn to modern tastemakers to help them do so.