There is an unprecedented demand for handmade and artisan products in US gift, home and accessories markets today. Artisan Resource at NY NOW is a production-sourcing venue for overseas artisan enterprises to showcase their products and production capabilities at export terms from the country of origin. Artisan Resource connects US-based importers with international producers and exporters. Artisan Resource exhibitors have experience in meeting export demands and are selected by their commitment to design innovation, cultural preservation, social enterprise and sustainability.
*Co-located with NY NOW® at Pier 94
Key materials that will be featured: textiles, ceramics, glass, metal, leather, natural fibers, recycled materials, paper
Artisan Resource™ at NY NOW will co-locate with SourceNY beginning this August. Together, both Shows will deliver the world's best suppliers to the market's biggest buyers. Artisan Resource will continue to offer overseas artisanal craft producers the ability to connect with US-based importers, wholesalers, distributors, designers and major retailers while SourceNY will expand the market for manufacturers and producers of gifts, home decor, decorative accessories and more.
• Overseas export enterprises and organizations offering handmade and artisan production resources and product collections with demonstrated export experience
• Exhibitors exporting directly from country of origin at volume pricing
Exhibitor Education: February 1, 2014 (Saturday)