The organiser of art and design showcase, Surtex, is anticipating a surge in visitor numbers to its 2013 event.
Exhibitor numbers are also expected to climb to more than 300 for the 27th edition of the show - which will run from May 19th to 21st at the Jacob K Javits Convention Center in New York.
In total, work from over 1,000 artists and designers will be available under the same roof.
Target markets include textile design for apparel and decorative fabrics, linens, tabletop, wall coverings and floor coverings, as well as giftware, wrap and other paper products, toys, ceramics, packaging and publishing.
"The top notch talent in the international design world plan to exhibit at Surtex," said Penny Sikalis, VP of GLM and manager of the show. "It is the one trade show where they know more than 6,000 representatives of manufacturers and retailers from 46 countries across the globe come to seek out the latest ideas for products for their consumer and institutional markets."
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