NEW YORK — The New York City Economic Development Corp. is expected to unveil several initiatives today designed to bolster the city’s fashion industry and improve buyers’ experiences when in town for trade shows.
Buyers can now turn to a Web site, NYCFashionInfo.com, to find trade show schedules and contact information for more than 5,000 showrooms here. The free site will also have a print component called the NYC Fashion Wholesale Guide, which will be available at trade show venues such as Piers 92 and 94, the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center and the Starrett-Lehigh Building.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)