NY Now to Debut with 2,800 Exhibitors, New Layout, in August
April 29, 2013,
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-NY Now, the renamed and rebranded New York International Gift Fair, will launch under its new colors in August with about 2,800 exhibitors and a new floor plan.
The estimated 100,000 products and 400-plus product categories will be displayed in four market collections: Home, Lifestyle, Handmade and New! Each of these collections will have concentrated product sections: Home will encompass Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares, Home Furnishings + Textiles and Accent on Design; Lifestyle will include Baby + Child, Gift, Personal Accessories and Personal Care + Wellness; Handmade will continue to feature Handmade Designer Maker and Handmade Global Design, as it did under the NYIGF format; and New! will consolidate market newcomers across the home and lifestyle product spectrum, at Pier 94 of the Passenger Ship Terminal.
In addition, GLM, the show's owner and manager, has extended the hours for Sunday, Aug, 18, and Monday, Aug. 19, to 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Along with Pier 94, the show will take place at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City, from Aug. 17-21.