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White Plains, N.Y. - Emerald Expositions has restructured the senior management of its NY NOW show, promoting three industry veterans and long-time members of the NY Now sales team. Randi Mohr and Scott Kramer have been appointed to the new positions of vice president, show directors for NY Now , and Allison Garafalo has been promoted to sales director. These changes are effective immediately. More
At the New York Market – Looking to better serve Internet retailers, Newport Layton Home Fashions came to market this week with a new dec pillow program specifically designed for selling online. More
Las Vegas— This winter’s Las Vegas Market, set for Jan. 18-22, will coincide with four other trade shows in related industries in the second annual Design & Construction Week, according to market organizers. More
Atlanta – Cookware and kitchenware manufacturer Calphalon has launched a new advertising campaign titled "Culinary Daring. Dishwasher Safe." to promote the addition of dishwasher-safe convenience to the brand's Contemporary Nonstick Cookware line. More
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September 18, 2014First, a mea culpa. In last week’s column, I wrote that Dollar General was trying to decide whether it should be purchased by Family Dollar or Dollar Tree. It is, of course, Family Dollar that is up for sale, and Dollar General has been arguing that its buy-out offer is better than Dollar Tree’s. Big apologies for screwing that one up. Now to the matter at hand: New York Home Fashions Market week. A quick look at some of the factors bearing on the market: Internal brand building. Many suppliers this market are buttressing their own house brands ...
Home Alone 3
September 18, 2014A not-so-funny thing happened on the way to the textiles market this week: Business at all the usual suspects just is not getting better. It’s why at this market week more than ever, whether you’re a vendor or a retailer, you need to get some Letters of Transit and get out of town. The fundamental things don’t apply anymore. For most of the past two or three textiles lifetimes, the business has relied on a handful of increasingly larger retailers selling their wares to a targeted demographic group of Baby Boomers. It was a rather simple formula ...
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September 11, 2014Market week can feel like market month for many of us, when you include all the preparations leading up to September 15. And once the week gets rolling, it can be hard to tear yourself away from the textiles. But remember, New York City in the fall is not to be missed, especially after hours. For those of you looking for a break that offers a cultural experience quintessentially New York, here are a few options to consider exploring when the showroom lights go dim. The annual Feast of San Gennaro: This year celebrating its 88th anniversary, the traditional Little ...
Top 50 Retailing Giants
October 7, 2014 - October 9, 2014
- High Point Market
October 18, 2014 - October 24, 2014
High Point, N.C.
- International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show
November 8, 2014 - November 11, 2014
New York, NY