WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — NY Now could be launching a West Coast model of the present subsequent April, in an effort to enchantment to retailers and designers in that area.
SF Now, because the present can be known as, can be co-located with *Famous, The Greeting Card Expo, on the Fort Mason Middle for Arts & Tradition, situated on the water between Aquatic Park and Marine Inexperienced, in San Francisco. The occasion will happen on April 28 and 29, 2022.
The present will characteristic manufacturers, makers and artisans an all-in-one tactile boutique setting to satisfy consumers, rejoice creativity, and inform their tales, NY Now stated in its announcement this morning. “The occasion can be a major alternative to see what’s trending, development spot, and place orders in a location handy for West Coast retailers and designers,” it stated.
Business veteran Patti Stracher-Lee, former present director of the Nationwide Stationery Present and extra just lately UnBound at E-book Expo, will lead gross sales for SF Now.
“We’re thrilled to announce the launch of SF Now subsequent April, in partnership with our mates on the Greeting Card Affiliation,” stated Tim Hart, senior vp of NY Now. “We have now had constant suggestions from our group that retailers are in search of a spring shopping for alternative on the West Coast in a lighter boutique format — and we’re delighted to satisfy that want. Co-locating with *Famous is a unbelievable alternative to current consumers with a vibrant vary of recent merchandise from throughout our group and spanning stationery, desktop, life-style, present, house décor, tabletop and plenty of extra.”
“*Famous has shortly develop into THE occasion for the greeting card group, together with makers, retailers, and gross sales reps,” stated Greeting Card Affiliation President George White. “NY Now has a well-earned repute for offering a curated number of specialty present suppliers that present retailers must attend every year to remain on development. A co-located *Famous /SF Now present will convey the most effective of greeting card, present, and life-style makers into one corridor, offering a novel, must-attend answer for retailers of all sizes searching for the most effective choices for his or her prospects.”