WHITE PLAINS, NY, April 1, 2014… Online registration for the summer 2014 edition of NY NOW™, The Market for Home + Lifestyle is now open at www.nynow.com/register. The Market, which runs Saturday, August 16, through Wednesday, August 20, 2014, at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center and Passenger Ship Terminal’s Pier 94, is expected to feature 2,800 exhibitors and to attract some 33,0000 attendees.“We’ve opened NY NOW attendee registration early to facilitate retailers’ summer market planning,” said Christian Falkenberg, NY NOW director and GLM senior vice president. “Our easy-to-use, online system not only allows round-the-clock access, but also provides convenient pre-population of data for returning registrants. The system also has links to seminar and event registration, travel and hotel reservations and our online product directory.”Advance registration for NY NOW, which is free to qualified retailers, is available online through 11:59PM (EDT) on Tuesday, August 12. After that date, registration costs $60 for qualified buyers. Suppliers to the trade, as well as industry guests, can register for $175 through August 19, and for $200 at show site. Upon completion of online registration, participants will receive a barcode, which is redeemable for a badge at any NY NOW self-registration terminal at the Javits Center and Pier 94.Hotel reservations, and reduced Market rates, are available through Travel Planners, Inc., online at www.myglmtravel.com. Details, and registration for NY NOW’s comprehensive slate of educational seminars and “Only In New York” special events, including the Market’s popular “Night on Broadway,” are available online at www.nynow.com/programs.The summer 2014 edition of NY NOW, the Market for Home + Lifestyle, will run Saturday, August 16, through Wednesday, August 20, 2014, at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center and Passenger Ship Terminal’s Pier 94. NY NOW’s four comprehensive collections – HOME, LIFESTYLE, HANDMADE and NEW! – will encompass 100,000 products in 400+ product categories. Some 33,000 attendees from all 50 states and more than 80 countries worldwide are expected. Information and registration is available online at www.nynow.com.