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NY NOW Trade Show Displays

NY NOW is a premiere “marketplace” event hosted at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City twice annually.  For 2015-2016 NY NOW will take place from August 15th through the 19th and from January 30th through February 3rd.  “While overflowing with leading design in gift, NY NOW has evolved into mare than a Gift Fair.  It is a comprehensive market for gift, home, lifestyle and handmade products organized into a cohesive mix of top brands and emerging companies whose products will meet all of your criteria for what’s new and on-trend.”

NY NOW is laid out conveniently to improve the user experience.  The floor layout breaks down the offerings into three collections including HOME, LIFESTYLE, and HANDMADE.  The format encourages emerging designers to showcase their creations alongside innovated, established brands who know NY NOW is their Launchpad for all things new.  NY NOW has over 400 categories providing the ideal platform for brands to make product debuts and present their best offerings.  NY NOW gives one of a kind visibility to unique discoveries on products and names you will not elsewhere.

NY NOW Attendee Can Expect

  • 2,500 exhibitors and thousands of lines across 400 categories
  • Product categories organized into Market Collections – HOME, LIFESTYLE, and HANDMADE
    • HOME (1000 Exhibitors) – Located on Level three of the Javits Center, the HOME Collection features 1,000+ exhibitors focusing on innovation – specifically in furnishing and home textiles, interior décor, tabletop and gourmet housewares
    • LIFESTYLE (1000 Exhibitors) – Located on Level One of the Javits Center, the LIFESTYLE Collection presents over 1,000 exhibitors, Find the latest trend driven gifts and lifestyle products in four themed sections, making it even easier to source and shop
    • HANDMADE (500 Exhibitors) – Handmade is the industry’s hallmark of design and craftsmanship across all media. Presented in three distinct sections and showcasing handcrafted merchandise in categories such as tabletop, ceramics, textiles, home décor, jewelry, apparel and much more
  • A full range of educational programming and industry events
  • Seminars addressing color/design trends, sustainability, digital media, retail strategies, and more.

 

NY NOW Exhibitors Can Expect:

  • 25,000+ Buyers representing 17,000 companies in attendance
  • Attendees from all 50 states and 80 foreign countries
  • 98% of buyers place orders based on what they see at NY NOW
  • 78% of buyers write orders on the exhibit floor
  • 38% are new buyers

 

NY NOW Dates and Hours

  • Saturday:
    • HANDMADE 9am – 6pm
  • Sunday:
    • HANDMADE 9am – 6pm
    • HOME 9am – 6pm
    • LIFESTYLE 9am – 6pm
    • ARTISAN RESOURCE 9am – 6pm
  • Monday:
    • HANDMADE 9am – 6pm
    • HOME 9am – 6pm
    • LIFESTYLE 9am – 6pm
    • ARTISAN RESOURCE 9am – 6pm
  • Tuesday:
    • HANDMADE 9am – 5pm
    • HOME 9am – 6pm
    • LIFESTYLE 9am – 6pm
    • ARTISAN RESOURCE 9am – 6pm
  • Wednesday:
    • HOME 9am – 2pm
    • LIFESTYLE 9am – 2pm
    • ARTISAN RESOURCE 9am – 2pm

 

Metro Exhibits has been a longtime supplier of a wide range of services for exhibitors and companies who participate in NY NOW.

About New York, New York and the Jakob K. Javits Convention Center

While it is located in the Hell’s Kitchen Neighborhood of Manhattan don’t let the tough name of the neighborhood scare you from the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. It is a state of the art convention center that is the class of the trade show, exhibition and convention industry and is the perfect location for NY NOW. The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center boasts more than 1,800,000 sq.ft. of total area space and 840,000 sq.ft. of total exhibit space. The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center is home to such events and conventions as the New York International Auto Show and the New York Comic Con.

The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center supports a great deal of space and includes both upper and lower exhibition halls, a special events hall, cafeterias, easy access to nearby hotels and more listed below:

  • 8 Million Sq.Ft. of total space
  • 840,000 sq.ft. of exhibit hall floor space
  • 100,000+ sq.ft. of meeting space
  • 102 meeting rooms
  • 3,800 seat special events hall
  • 50 loading docks on two levels
  • Wi-Fi (Paid) and cell phone coverage
  • 1 acre public plaza

Where to Stay for NY NOW

There are a number of viable options for lodging while attending NY NOW. The Jacob K. Javits Center is located at 655 West 34th Street, Manhattan, New York, several hotels and accommodations are both within walking distance or accessible from public transportation. Hotels that are recommended by The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center itself include:

  • Hotel Mela
  • Crowne Plaza JFK Airport
  • The GEM Hotel Hudson Yards/Midtown West
  • The Jade Hotel Greenwich Village
  • The 414 Hotel
  • Broadway Plaza Hotel
  • Comfort Inn Times Square

 

Trade Show Displays – NY NOW

If you are an event organizer or business, Metro Exhibits provides a wide range of services that will meet any need including trade show display design, rental, sales, logistics, installation and printing. Metro Exhibits provides white-glove, concierge level trade show services for businesses and organizations who are involved with NY NOW and other trade shows, expos and conventions. We have 68,700 sq.ft. of manufacturing and storage capabilities throughout the country including in Atlanta, Georgia, New York City, New York, Orlando, Florida, and Las Vegas, Nevada. We make sure that you never have to worry about a single aspect of your trade show experience.

At NY NOW, our trade show services include, but are not limited to:

Pre-Show Trade Show Services at NY NOW

  • Exhibit design
  • Exhibit manufacturing
  • Project management
  • Floorplan and manual procurement
  • Tradeshow logistics
  • Venue & labor coordination
  • Manage audio visual, electrical, F&B
  • Paperwork and contract management

On-Site Trade Show Display Services at NY NOW

  • Shipping
  • Installation/Dismantle
  • On-Site Supervision
  • Show Services Coordination
  • Material Handling/Drayage

Post-show Trade Show Services at NY NOW

  • Shipping
  • Storage
  • Lead Retrieval
  • Cost Reconciliation