Tabletop & Gifts

Lorena Gaxiola to Exhibit for First Time at NY Now

Lorena Gaxiola

SAN DIEGO-Lorena Gaxiola, the luxury home decor designer, will exhibit at next month’s NY Now trade show for the first time. Located in booth 3009 in the Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares division, Gaxiola will present her collection of Meaningful Objects for the Home. This line will include her Soft Rocks Glasses, La Loteria Casual Dinnerware,More »

Last updated: July 23, 2014

NY Now Partners with HGTV Magazine

Scott McGillivray

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-NY Now has formed an alliance with HGTV magazine to bring two blogger initiatives to the summer show next month. The programs are HGTV magazine’s first-ever Blogger Block Party, which will include opportunities for bloggers to meet, craft and share their experiences, and which will take place on Aug. 18 from 12-8 p.m.More »

Last updated: July 18, 2014

Las Vegas Market Sells Out Temp Space

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market, for the first time, has sold out the temporary presentation space in the C-ONE cross category showcase for the summer edition of the market, which takes place later this month, according to International Market Centers, which owns and operates the show. “We have experienced 41 percent growth in temporary exhibits sinceMore »

Last updated: July 17, 2014

ICON Honors Awards Innovation in the Gift and Home Industry

Surya’s Satya Tiwari with his two awards

ATLANTA–The fifth-annual Icon Honors recognized the best in global innovation at a gala event during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, which ended earlier this week. More than 1,000 people attended the event, which included a musical performance by Heart. The Icon 2014 Innovation Honors went to  Surya for Technology Innovations and  LeftbankMore »

Last updated: July 17, 2014

EveryWare Receives New Extension on Loan Agreement

EveryWare Global

LANCASTER, Ohio-EveryWare Global has gained a further extension for the forbearance on its term loan agreement with the agreement’s administrative agent and other lenders, this one to last through July 22. The extension provides that the parties to the forbearance agreement, which constitute more than 50 percent of the lenders under the term loan agreement,More »

Last updated: July 17, 2014

ARTS Awards Nomination Deadline is August 1

ARTS Awards 2015

DALLAS–The deadline to submit nominations for the 26th annual ARTS Awards, which recognize top manufacturers, retailers, designers and sales representatives worldwide, is Friday, August 1. This year, there is a new category for interior designer, for a total of 27 different awards. The categories in the manufacturer awards are accent furniture, area rugs, green award,More »

Last updated: July 16, 2014

AmericasMart Grants Visual Display Awards

Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market Opens Today

ATLANTA–AmericasMart recognized merchandising excellence with visual display awards during the Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market last week. The at-Market adjudication yielded the following winners for outstanding visual presentation in permanent showrooms, temporary exhibits and showcase window displays. Showrooms Building 1 Floor 20: Allstate Floral, Inc. Floor 19: Supreme Silk Floor 18: Jim MarvinMore »

Last updated: July 15, 2014