NEW YORK, NY. — August 13, 2019 — NY NOW recognizes all the winners of the “Best New Product” Awards at Summer Market during their first Awards Night. Celebrating exceptional brands, designers and visionaries who move us forward.
NY NOW’s “Best New Product” Awards recognize and celebrate the extraordinary product offerings from exhibitors across the market. Hundreds of exhibitors entered the awards and one winner was chosen from each of the eleven sections within the HOME, LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE Collections currently on display in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.
“It’s gratifying to see the level of excitement and enthusiasm amongst exhibitors, celebrating each other’s successes and to see those innovative products being recognized by the industry as stand outs in their categories,” said Kevin O’Keefe, EVP, Emerald Expositions.
Winners of the summer 2019 “Best New Product” Awards are below:
CATEGORY: BEST IN MARKET AWARD
WINNER: Djalin, booth 1462
CATEGORY: BEST EXCLUSIVE LAUNCH
WINNER: MATR BOOMIE, booth 1641
CATEGORY: Personal Accessories
WINNER: Idol Light, booth: 8565
Special Mention: Fortune & Frame, booth: 8151
Special Mention: Isabelle Gougenheim Designs, booth: 8254
WINNER: Paddywax Candles, booth 7726
Special Mention: Studio Roof, booth: 7573
Special Mention: Edwin Jagger, booth: 7768
CATEGORY: Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares
WINNER: Bugatti Italy, booth: 3311
Special Mention: Whole Harmony, booth: 3448
Special Mention: Tin Parade Party, booth: 3429
CATEGORY: Artisan Resource
WINNER: Djalin, 1462
WINNER: Koluntu, booth 1263
Special Mention: Mo's Crib, booth: 1485
Special Mention: Organic Savanna, booth: 1581
CATEGORY: HANDMADE GLOBAL DESIGN
WINNER: Flags for New World, booth: 1780
Special Mention: All Across Africa, booth: 3735
Special Mention: Socco, booth: 1768
CATEGORY: ACCENT ON DESIGN
WINNER: Xoopar – INE, booth: 4146
Special Mention: Lund of London, booth: 4120
Special Mention: Ginkgo, booth: 3935
CATEGORY: HOME FURNISHINGS + TEXTILES
WINNER: PRETTY RUGGED, booth: 2862
Special Mention: Evangeline, booth: 3108
Special Mention: LinenMe, booth: 3132
CATEGORY: PERSONAL CARE + WELLNESS
WINNER: GRYPH & IVY ROSE, booth: 8020
Special Mention: Simply Smita, booth: 7948
Special Mention: Scents of Europe, booth: 7974
CATEGORY: Baby + Child
WINNER: Open The Joy, booth: 7069
Special Mention: Jack Rabbit Creations, booth: 7019
Special Mention: Chewbeads, booth: 7015
CATEGORY: Handmade Designer Maker
WINNER: Rustico, booth: 1507
Special Mention: Indian + Purry, booth: 1229
CATEGORY: Distinctive Living
WINNER: Tightrope, booth: 2558
CATEGORY: BEST EXCLUSIVE LAUNCH
WINNER: MATR BOOMIE, booth: 1641
Winners of the Accent on Design® Awards are below:
Best Booth Design: Fresh Taiwan, Booth 3712
Best Product Design Innovation: Blomus, ANI LAMP 3IN1 RECHARGEABLE LED, Booth 3726
Best Overall Collection: HMM, Booth 3853
Accent on Design® 35th ANNIVERSARY AWARDS:
Best Legacy Award: Gallery 91, booth: 4115
Best New Company: Lara Knutson, booth: 3826
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 hals D and E at the Javits Center. Attendees from all 50 states and nearly 70 countries worldwide are expected.
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.
Notes To Editors:
The official name of the market is “NY NOW.” Please do not use “NY Now,” “NYNow,” “New York Now,” “the NY Gift Show” or the “NY Gift Fair” to refer to the market.
The NY NOW summer 2019 market will take place August 10-14 with staggered opening and closing dates: HANDMADE Collection: Saturday, August 10 through Tuesday, August 13, 2019; LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE Collections open Sunday, August 11 through Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.
The National Stationery Show® will be co-located with the NY NOW summer market and will be located on the Level 4 River Pavilion in the Javits Center Saturday August 10, through Tuesday, August 13, 2019.
JA New York will be co-located with the NY NOW summer market and will be located on on level 1 in halls 1D and 1E in the Javits Center Saturday August 11, through Tuesday, August 14, 2019.
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