Tag Archives: San Francisco

Urban Expositions to Spotlight Maker’s Market Division

Urban Expositions Makers Market

ATLANTA-Trade show producer Urban Expositions will rebrand the Handcrafted section of its gift shows as Maker’s Market and expand its promotional and marketing efforts in 2015. Makers’ Market will bring together artisans and designers featuring handstyled crafts in categories such as tabletop, textiles and home decor. The section will be featured at Urban’s Philadelphia, Seattle,More »

Last updated: September 3, 2014

Edward Finkelstein, former Macy’s Chief, 89

Edward Finkelstein

NEW YORK-Edward Finkelstein, who is credited with the creation of the highly successful Macy’s Cellar but who as chairman led the retailer to bankruptcy, has died. He was 89. Finkelstein’s death was confirmed by his son, Daniel, in a published report. He joined Macy’s in 1949 as a fabrics buyer, and rose through the ranksMore »

Last updated: June 3, 2014

Emma Gardner Design Hits the Road

Emma Gardner

PETALUMA, Calif.–Contemporary rugmaker emma gardner design is in the midst of a seven-city road show, to both debut its new collection as well as give the design community a chance to meet with the designer Emma Gardner, principal and creative director. Gardner will talk to people her inspiration and design process, showcase the new coutureMore »

Last updated: April 22, 2014

Urban Expositions, SnapRetail to Offer Retail Boot Camp

UrbanExpositions

ATLANTA–Trade show producer Urban Expositions and SnapRetail, a provider of marketing automation software for independent retailers, have teamed to provide a series of educational seminars with exclusive content for Urban Exposition trade show attendees. SnapRetail will provide a free retail marketing boot camp consisting of a series of seminars on the latest trends in socialMore »

Last updated: March 19, 2014