Insights

15January 2017

98 Percent of Generation Z Still Shop In-Store

Despite expectations that the first “digitally native” generation would want to shop online, a ne...
06January 2017

What Fragrances & Scents Are So Popular With Shoppers

Apothecary has made a comeback in recent years as the old practice has been revived by modern maker...
12December 2016

Consumer Research: Home, Decor and Gift Pricing Insights for 2017

Did you know that 75% of home decor shoppers plan to increase their spending on fragrances this y...
05December 2016

4 Ways Retailers Can Understand Consumer Behavior Today

Customer experience considerations have become a huge topic in the design industry in the past few ...
15November 2016

How Retailers Can Drive Sales Using Pinterest and Instagram

Did you know that each day, we upload 1.8 billion images to the social web? As of today, Instagram ...
14November 2016

Color Trend: Black, White and Blue All Over

In our recent article on Pantone color trends,  we outlined nine distinct trends that were driv...
10November 2016

6 Trends Happening in Furniture & Large Decor

During the NY NOW summer 2016 market, we spoke with your favorite designers, bloggers, and magazine...
31October 2016

How To Build A West Coast Brand People Love

Today, retailers know that they need to be more than a single destination for one particular c...
24October 2016

How to Use 2017 Pantone Color Trends In Design

Discover nine amazing trends that come from 112 new graphic colors that translate into 1,867 po...
17October 2016

The Statement of 2017 –– Mixed Metals & Materials

Did we call it, or what? The statement trend for the end of 2016 that carried on into 2017  and wil...
27September 2016

2016-2017 Trend Report

The NY NOW® summer 2016 market was filled with thousands of new and returning exhibitors from e...
12August 2016

How To Navigate The World Of Home Furnishings & Decor

There’s a lot happening in home. From furnishing to tabletop, search through items large and small h...
19July 2016

Four Interior Design Trends the Celebs Are Watching

This year, we launched a mini trend report for NY NOW buyers. Helping our attendees find the best pr...
20June 2016

7 Tabletop Trends You Didn't See Coming

2016 is shaping up to be a very interesting year in terms of the influence on tabletop accessories ...
14June 2016

How to Make Snapchat Work for Your Retail Business

What Is Snapchat? Did you know Snapchat is the fastest growing social network right now? If you ...