GLM: Interest in American-Made Goods is Growing
January 23, 2012,
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Nearly 25 percent of registrants for next week's New York International Gift Fair have expressed a specific interest in "Made in the USA" products, said show owner and producer GLM.
"More than 400 of NYIGF's 2,800+ exhibitors identify themselves as producers of 'Made in the USA' products," said Dorothy Belshaw, NYIGF director and GLM senior vice president. "NYIGF presents an ideal sourcing opportunity for retailers seeking American-made products across the gift, home and lifestyle spectrum."
The NYIGF runs Jan. 28-Feb. 2, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center here.
Other Articles By Author
Patti Carpenter Talks Color and its Importance in the Home
HFN's DIGITAL EDITION
COVER STORY: Sharpening the Focus on Millennials
Find out what makes Millennials tick when it comes to home decorating, shopping and at-home entertaining with HFN's annual consumer study. Turns out, Millennials favor the in-store shopping experience.
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:
- Power of the People - Crowdfunding campaigns provide needed capital, feedback for home and housewares product launches.
- Omnichannel Retailing: Visual Search Takes Off - Learn how voice and visual search are revolutionizing product discovery.