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World Liberty TV’S Best of NY NOW Summer 2019 Products

Reviews by our World Liberty TV Gift and Housewares Team NY NOW is the largest wholesale trade show in America all under one roof, giving retailers, buying groups, interior design firms, importers, exporters and more, access to more than 2,300 leading brands in design, bringing more unique, never-before...
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NY NOW Summer 2019-NYC

NY NOW is the largest wholesale trade show in America all under one roof, giving retailers, buying groups, interior design firms, importers, exporters and more, access to more than 2,300 leading brands in design, bringing more unique, never-before seen product to retailers than any other platform.

Held twice per year in February and August, NY NOW is where brands come to stand out and buyers come to set their business apart from the competition.

Our brands represent products across all categories across home and lifestyle, from gifts and fashion to furniture and kitchenware, with more than 400 of our companies featuring 100% handcrafted products of exceptional design from the U.S. makers and around the globe.

With eleven product categories organized into three collections, HOME, LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE, buyers of all types can discover the best products for their business with ease.

Who attends:Brick & Mortar (all types including independent retailers, department, galleries, museum stores and more), Online, Distributers/Dealers, Interior Decorators, Interior Design Firms & Architectural Firms, Cart/Kiosk Retailers, Pop-Up Retailers, Catalogs, Importers and Manufacturer’s Reps.

View Sample List of 2019 Buyers   Unique features you won’t see anywhere else

Accent on Design® A juried presentation of cutting-edge innovative products across all categories, celebrating 35 years at NY NOW this summer.

Artisan Resource®A production-sourcing venue for overseas artisan enterprises to showcase their products and production capabilities at export terms from the country of origin.

HANDMADE:The largest collection of handmade wholesale products presented in the Americas

Holiday House NYC @ NY NOW:Featuring designer superstars who each create a “room” using the world’s leading brands.

Transcend Talks: On-floor presentations where industry leaders come together in dynamic panels to discuss the future of retail and how to build inspirational experiences at the store level.

The Transcend Experience:The world’s top brands and designers unveiling new releases in inspirational displays.

ABOUT NY NOW: The summer 2019 edition of NY NOW®, the Market for Home, Lifestyle, Handmade + Gift, will take place August 10-14, 2019 at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.

NY NOW features three comprehensive collections — HOME, LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE — that encompass tens of thousands of products in hundreds of product categories.

Building on the success of the Winter Market, the National Stationery Show® will take place during the same time in the River Pavilion and for the first time, will welcome a new co-location, JA New York, on level one in halls D and E at the Javits Center.

Attendees from all 50 states and nearly 70 countries worldwide are expected.  One badge provides attendees access to all three shows for the summer market.


NY NOW is owned by Emerald Expositions, a leading operator of business-to-business trade shows in the United States. The company currently operates more than 55 trade shows, as well as numerous other face-to-face events.

In 2017, Emerald’s events connected over 500,000 global attendees and exhibitors and occupied more than 6.9 million NSF of exhibition space.

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37th Annual Dominican Day Parade New York City -2019

The 37th annual Dominican Day Parade kicked off in Manhattan on Sunday afternoon. The route takes the parade along Sixth Avenue from 36th Street to 52nd Street. The event features dancers, colorful floats and plenty of merengue music. The parade stepped off at noon.

Thousands of people come together to honor their Dominican heritage by celebrating in the Annual Dominican Day Parade. The parade takes place in New York City on August 10, with the march starting on 36 Street and 6th Ave and ending on 52nd Street.

In past year’s turnout to the parade has been as high as half a million people, with 10,000 participants in the parade itself. The event commemorates the war for Dominican independence against Spain, which began in 1863.

The festivities include floats, traditional music, dance, food and the display of red, white and blue colors of the Dominican flag. Colorful and ornate costumes are one of the unique qualities of the parade; other Dominican elements of the parade include the diablos cojuelo (lame devils) who traditionally perform in Dominican Republic’s Carnival celebration.

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Harlem Week’s NYC Economic Development Day -2019

The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce leads or partners with major local, citywide, regional and national entities to host a series of business breakfasts, seminars, forums and conferences focused on key topics impacting Economic Development including traditional and non‐traditional lending, health services for employers and employees, e‐marketing, professional services and many other needs of a thriving business sector.

Exemplifying our year round activities is the annual Economic Development Day (EDD) conference hosted in partnership with Chamber member, Columbia University. EDD features topical conferences on the business and economic impacts on the Harlem community.

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Curve New York Mode Lingerie & Swim -2019

CURVENEWYORK is the leading trade show platform on the East Coast of North America for intimate apparel and swimwear.

CURVENEWYORK, a not to be missed event, gathers the best players of the Intimate Apparel and Swimwear industry on the East Coast of North America.  The show focuses on creating business relationships and sharing experiences between brands and buyers from the Americas.

CURVE is the only show in North Americas solely dedicated to Intimate Apparel, Swimwear, and Men’s Underwear.  The CURVE shows are produced by EUROVET AMERICAS, a EUROVET company.

EUROVET is the undisputed world leader for lingerie and swimwear, with international events in Paris, New York, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Las Vegas, Cannes, and Moscow.  It is also the French reference for sports textiles and equipment trade shows.

We have covered Curve New York, event for the past 8 years , in our World Liberty TV Fashion Reviews Channels, it gets bigger and better every year, see more about Curve New York Mode Lingerie and Swim 2019, in our World Liberty TV Fashion Review Channels by Clicking here.

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital‘s 61st Annual Summer Gala-2019

On Saturday, August 3rd, Stony Brook Southampton Hospital will host its 61st Annual Summer Party in the fields at Wickapogue Road and Old Town Road, Southampton. The Annual Summer Party is a landmark event in the Hamptons and this year benefits the Jenny & John Paulson Emergency Department.

The renowned Annual Summer Party is the largest fundraising event in the Hamptons and has raised an impressive $1.5M+ in 2018 and $100M+ over the past 60 years in support of the Stony Brook Southampton Hospital.  Cindy Willis and Laura Lofaro Freeman are the Co-Chairs of the gala this year.

This year’s honorees are Martin & Jean Shafiroff, both longtime supporters of the hospital. Jean Shafiroff said, “It’s essential that the towns and villages of the East End have access to world class healthcare which is why my husband and I are dedicated to supporting the hospital in its mission to bring the best and latest in medicine to our communities. It’s a great honor for both of us to receive this award. and we in turn, wish to thank everyone at the hospital for all they do for this community.”

The party will be emceed by Chuck Scarborough and attended by the who’s who of Southampton. Guests will include: Marigay McKee & Bill Ford, Fern Mallis, Audrey & Martin Gruss, Jenny & John Paulson and Margo & James Nederlander.

About Stony Brook Southampton Hospital:  Staffed by more than 280 physicians, dentists, and allied health professionals representing 48 medical specialties, Stony Brook Southampton Hospital is an integrated site of Stony Brook University Hospital. Stony Brook Southampton Hospital offers a diverse array of clinical services, ranging from primary medical care to specialized surgical procedures, including orthopedics and bariatrics.

The sole provider of emergency care on Long Island’s South Fork, Stony Brook Southampton Hospital is a provisional Level III adult Trauma Center. The hospital includes a Heart and Stroke Center, Breast Health Center, The Center for Advanced Wound Healing, and 32 satellite care centers throughout the South Fork of Long Island. The hospital is the largest employer on the South Fork with more than 1,200 employees.

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