THE MARKET FOR HOME, LIFESTYLE + GIFT

August 19 - 22
Handmade® Global Design
August 20 - 23
Home | Lifestyle | Handmade
All Collections at
Javits Center, NYC

Display + Awards Submissions

SUSTAINABILITY

sustainability: design for a better world®
Saturday, August 19 to Wednesday, August 23, Javits Center, North Concourse Lobby

Environmentally-conscious and socially-responsible products and producers from around the world will be showcased in a special display, curated and installed by Ilene Shaw of Shaw & Co! Productions. The exhibit will spotlight global home and lifestyle suppliers products, production processes and business practices are eco-friendly and socially responsible. More information.

Submissions date will be announced soon.


destination: new Display

destination:new Display

destination:new
Saturday, August 19 to Wednesday, August 23 Location: To be announced
The destination: new products display will highlight products new to the market as of March 1, 2017. Open to all exhibitors.  If you have a new product introduction, you are invited to participate in the Featured NEW Products Display. All submitted products must be new to the market as of March 1, 2017, in order to be eligible for consideration. PARTICIPATION IS FREE, but you must formerly enter your participation through this Entry Form, and specify one product for display. A single entry should represent no more than one single item or one set of items packaged together for retail sale.  The product choices are subject to review and discretion of the display designer.

Submissions date will be announced soon.


NY NOW’s “Best Exclusive Launch” Award

Participants in the destination: new product display that launch a product exclusively at NY NOW will be eligible for NY NOW’s “Best Exclusive Launch” Award. The Winners have been announced for Winter 2017, see them here.

Criteria for consideration: Exhibitors must be selected as part of the destination: new product display and meet the required criteria of the display. The product being considered must also be launching exclusively for the first time at NY NOW’s summer 2017 market and be new to the marketplace as of March 1, 2017.

Winner selection: The winner of the “Best Exclusive Launch” Award will be selected onsite at NY NOW. The winner will be announced before the conclusion of the market on www.nynow.com as well as on NY NOW’s social media channels and through a press release.


Awards

NY NOW’s “Best New Product” Awards

NY NOW has unified its popular “Best New Product” Awards under one program to recognize and celebrate the exceptional offerings from exhibitors across the market. 

Summer 2017 Deadline: To Be Announced 

Criteria:

  • Exhibitors were invited to submit one (1) product for consideration in the section that they are exhibiting.
  • All submitted products must be new to the market as of March 1, 2017.
  • Products must be completely new introductions. They cannot be re-introductions or color/material changes to existing products.
  • A single entry represents no more than one single item or one set of items packaged together for retail sale (items cannot be sold separately).

Winner selection: Winners will be determined onsite at the market as judged by a panel of industry experts and members of the media after visiting each qualifying exhibitor’s booth to see the products first-hand. Of the pre-submitted entries, one winner will be selected from each section within the HOME, LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE Collections as follows:

HOME Collection

  • Accent on Design®
  • Home Furnishings + Textiles
  • Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares

LIFESTYLE Collection

  • Baby + Child
  • Gift
  • Personal Accessories
  • Personal Care + Wellness
    *Entries from the New Exhibitor Pavilion will be included in the LIFESTYLE Collection.

HANDMADE Collection

  • Handmade® Designer Maker
  • Handmade® Global Design
  • Artisan Resource®

Accent on Design® Awards

The Accent on Design® Awards will once again return to NY NOW and recognize excellence in design and innovation. Winners are selected by the Accent on Design selection committee based on creativity, ingenuity, innovation, function, originality and design. Winners will be selected onsite at NY NOW and will be announced before the conclusion of the market on www.nynow.com as well as on NY NOW’s social media channels and through a press release.