Forty One Madison Courts Interior Designers

NEW YORK-Permanent showroom building Forty One Madison has launched a series of initiatives aimed at interior designers and other decorating professionals.

"So many of the tableware brands represented here at Forty One Madison are of the caliber that interest interior designers, whether they're specifying for a residence, a yacht, a restaurant, hotel or resort," said Laurie Burns, senior vice president, director at Forty One Madison. "Our mission is to help build that opportunity for business. We want to offer programming that can better acquaint and familiarize designers with these showrooms, and, in turn, help our Forty One community capitalize on this added potential for sales."

Veranda magazine has teamed with Forty One Madison to host the first-ever Interior Designer Evening, Oct. 14, 2010, exclusively for metro-New York interior designers. They are invited to visit more than 24 participating showrooms followed by a meet-the-editors reception.  In addition, EditorTV, an online broadcast, will feature interviews with show visitors and showroom management, reporting on top tableware finds and favorites.

Forty One Madison will also be a sponsor of the upcoming Holiday House in New York, a fundraiser benefiting the Greater New York City Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Twenty five designers have been tapped to create imaginative and festive tablesettings that the public can view from Dec. 1-15, at 2 East 63rd St. Designers have scouted the showrooms at Forty One Madison for possible products to incorporate in their settings.

HFN Staff | News & Commentary

HFN provides detailed information on the key home classifications: Housewares, Tabletop, Floor Covering & Rugs, Furniture, Home Textiles, Lighting, Home Decor, Mattresses & Bedding, Gifts, Major Appliances and Consumer Electronics as well as Business, Finance and Retail.

Videos

  • Von Tobel Cites Brass Textures Among Top Trends

    Camera Icon   More Videos

Subscribe to
HFN Omnichannel
Receive the news you need to know about the trends in the industry delivered right to your inbox.

Current Issue

  • HFN cover for September 2017

    HFN's DIGITAL EDITION

    September 2017


    COVER STORY:

    2017 State of the Industry Report
    Cautious Optimism, Mixed Results

    Many expected 2016 would be a banner year, but the political and economic climate softened consumer confidence. It was also a year consumers spent more lavishly on home remodeling rather than decorating.


    ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:

    •  TJX Unveils First U.S. Homesense Store - In a time when retailers are reducing store counts, TJX continues to get physical.
    •   Ikea’s Fluid Spaces - The retailer’s new intros reflect multifunctional rooms.
    •  N.Y. Home Fashions Market Preview - Textile textures get soft and cozy, colors warmer.