NY NOW Summer 2019 to open Handmade and Stationery collections a day earlier

NY NOW said the Summer 2019 Market and co-located National Stationery ShowSummer 2019 edition will be opening on Saturday, an entire day earlier. The wholesale handmade presentation in the Americas will go to this new date pattern giving retailers the extra time they need to explore hundreds of handmade and stationery exhibitors that are partaking in the retail renaissance. 

“NY NOW is excited to make this major date change allowing buyers to make unique and innovative product discoveries that they might not have had time for before,” said Kevin O’Keefe EVP Emerald Expositions. “The Handmade Collection includes six major country groups with thousands of one-of-a-kind products that span all categories across Home and Lifestyle. The National Stationery Show (NSS) will present over 100 emerging artists and an immense number of stationery products. Buyers asked for a dedicated day and we are very happy to be able to make this happen.” 

By adding an extra day, attendees will be exposed to more than 500 Handmade exhibitors exclusive to NY NOW’s Summer Market. The NSS joins NY NOW Summer for the first time ever and features hundreds of designers and producers only to be found at Retail Renaissance NY NOW. 

Originally posted Monday, Mar. 18, 2019