Show / Industry News

SURTEX® 2014 EXPERIENCES 5 PERCENT INCREASE IN ATTENDANCE

Posted on 8/13/2014 by Michelle Daniels

WHITE PLAINS, NY, July 22, 2014 – SURTEX®, the largest annual gathering of art for sale or licensing, announced today that attendance from the past show in May jumped five percent, representing a healthy gain in manufacturers and major retailers looking to capitalize on the diverse and trend-forward surface designs found on the SURTEX show floor. Drawing the larger crowd was 270 exhibitors representing more than 1,000 artists, a dynamic conference program, industry networking events, and the unveiling of the designext® Grand Prize Winner.

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SURTEX® 2014 designext® Grand Prize Winner Announced

Posted on 5/21/2014 by Sasha Campbell

WHITE PLAINS, NY, May 20, 2014 – SURTEX® has announced its Grand Prize winner in the 2014 designext® International Student Competition, now in its 28th year. Tori McLean, a third year student at the United Kingdom’s Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton, took top honors and will receive the Grand Prize package of $1,000, a feature on the SURTEX website for a full year, and recommendation letters to prospective employers.

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Countdown to SURTEX 2014 Begins

Posted on 5/16/2014 by Michelle Daniels

In four days, the doors of SURTEX will open to unveil the works of more than 1,200 artists and designers from around the world to thousands of manufacturers and retailers seeking the latest, greatest original surface designs for purchase and/or license. An extraordinary B2B creative hub now in its 28th year, SURTEX will take place from May 18-20 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.

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Kathy Davis Studios in Expansion Mode

Posted on 5/15/2014 by Sasha Campbell

HORSHAM, Pa.–Kathy Davis Studios will launch several collections at the Surtex Show, which begins this weekend in New York, and is looking to expand its licensing portfolio into several home decor and lifestyle accessory categories.

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Behind the Scenes of “The Design a Seat” Campaign for SURTEX

Posted on 5/15/2014 by Sasha Campbell

This week, HGTV HOME Design Director (and former HGTV.com Guest Editor) Nancy Fire is readying herself for SURTEX, the leading design and digital fabric printing trade show that connects designers, buyers and manufacturers from around the world. Nancy, who is also creative director and founder of Design Works International and First2Print — is playing a big part in this year’s event.

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Additional Speakers Announced for SURTEX 2014 Conference Program

Posted on 5/6/2014 by Michelle Daniels

SURTEX®, in its 28th year, announces its 2014 Conference Program line-up, produced for the design community. This year’s program, titled, “Distinct Business Strategies from a Creative Perspective: Intelligence for Manufacturers, Designers and Retailers” will take place during SURTEX May 18-20 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.

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Hot Fudge Studio will be returning to SURTEX 2014 with new collections for Everyday and Seasonal!

Posted on 5/5/2014 by Sasha Campbell

Livonia, MI - May 5, 2014 - Hot Fudge Studio will be returning to the SURTEX show in booth 644 at the Javit’s Convention Center in New York, May 18-20, 2014. The studio will be offering new collections for everyday, seasonal, birthday and baby.

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Puppy Posh to Host Birthday Party Celebration in NYC at SURTEX, booth 352, May 18-20th 2014.

Posted on 5/5/2014 by Sasha Campbell

Orlando, FL (May 5, 2014) – Photographer and artist Kelly Richardson will be exhibiting her studio pet collections this spring for the first time “in a big festive way” at the annual SURTEX show held in the Javit’s Convention Center in New York City, May 18-20th, 2014. Kelly will debut an assortment of Birthday Party Pets Collections for the Kelly Studio Pets brand, as well as an extensive portfolio of Everyday, Christmas and Seasonal studio pets, and The Story of Minnie Chi, “Gift From the Sky”, a children’s book series that she has written and illustrated.

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Digital Technology Focus to Debut at SURTEX

Posted on 5/2/2014 by Michelle Daniels

SURTEX will be abuzz with excitement as the show unveils a timely feature on digital technology for the design business in the ReSource Hub from May 18-20, 2014 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Set on the Show floor, the ReSource Hub is dedicated to presenting the latest technological advancements in digital printing, software and trend gathering -- for both attendees and exhibitors.

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TOP FORECASTERS UNVEIL TRENDS IN SURTEX® RESOURCE HUB

Posted on 4/25/2014 by Michelle Daniels

SURTEX, the leading trade show for the art and design market to be held May 18-20 in New York City at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center will debut a series of exclusive and timely presentations on color, design, product and lifestyle trends for 2015-16. Top experts will conduct a total of seventeen 30-minute sessions at the 2014 Trend Theatre, exploring the latest trends impacting industries as diverse as textiles, tabletop, home and accessories, apparel, paper, stationery, packaging and gift.

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