96 episodes

The NY NOW Podcast brings real-life education, strategies, and ideas to our community through conversations and webinars that are relevant to our industry. NY NOW is a modern wholesale experience for retailers and specialty buyers who are looking for a rich diverse range of new products and exciting new brands. Located in the heart of NYC, the NY NOW tradeshow is a community driving style, success, discovery, innovation and collaboration. Visit us at https://nynow.com to learn more!

NY NOW Podcast NY NOW

    • Arts
    • 4.8 • 11 Ratings

The NY NOW Podcast brings real-life education, strategies, and ideas to our community through conversations and webinars that are relevant to our industry. NY NOW is a modern wholesale experience for retailers and specialty buyers who are looking for a rich diverse range of new products and exciting new brands. Located in the heart of NYC, the NY NOW tradeshow is a community driving style, success, discovery, innovation and collaboration. Visit us at https://nynow.com to learn more!

    Around The World Beauty: Discovering Rituals

    Around The World Beauty: Discovering Rituals

    Around the World Beauty, a boutique travel company, where Celebrity Makeup Artist and Founder Stephanie Flor guides women around the globe on exclusive beauty experiences to celebrate the cultural source for modern day beauty rituals. In this podcast episode, Stephanie also shares her brand, adventure, and insight on beauty & wellness trends for 2023, through a global lens for buyers and retailers.

    GUEST WEBSITE
    www.aroundtheworldbeauty.com

    Thank you for podcasting with NY NOW! We look forward to connecting with you across all our platforms and seeing you in person!
    Website: nynow.com
    Instagram: www.instagram.com/ny_now
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/nynowmarket

    • 38 min
    The Paper Plane Cocktail Hour: My Ride or Die

    The Paper Plane Cocktail Hour: My Ride or Die

    Kate Murray of Quick Brown Fox Letterpress is adept at juggling several stationery hats simultaneously. She is renowned for her near-perfect registration on every letterpressed piece she prints. Also known as a Louie Awards chair and active Greeting Card Association member, Kate is a champion in assuring we are hearing all the voices of smaller makers loud and clear. This pun-a-rific 'presser chats up Amy and Sarah on building a truly engaging GCA community, all the latest on the Louie Awards and why the winter edition of NY NOW is her legit ride or die!     

    GUEST WEBSITES |
    https://www.quickbrownfoxletterpress.com/

    Thank you for podcasting with NY NOW! We look forward to connecting with you across all our platforms and seeing you in person!
    Website: nynow.com
    Instagram: www.instagram.com/ny_now
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/nynowmarket

    • 33 min
    The Paper Plane Cocktail Hour: Show Me Your Birthday Cards

    The Paper Plane Cocktail Hour: Show Me Your Birthday Cards

    Miss the final Paper Planes Cocktail Hour of 2022 at your own risk, as Amy and Sarah hobnob with none other than industry powerhouse Dan Collier. Maintaining two thriving stationery and gift store retail brands — Archer and The Merchant — as well as the famed daniel*richards showrooms in Atlanta and Dallas, Dan's scope and eye is unparalleled in the stationery community. Tune in to hear Dan's thoughts on what sets product apart, regardless of which side of the aisle you are on!   

    Contact Information:
    Dan@danrichgroup.com   
    Showroom Phone #: 404.589.8200     

    Thank you for podcasting with NY NOW! We look forward to connecting with you across all our platforms and seeing you in person!
    Website: nynow.com
    Instagram: www.instagram.com/ny_now
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/nynowmarket

    • 47 min
    The Paper Plane Cocktail Hour: Fine Tuning the Beast

    The Paper Plane Cocktail Hour: Fine Tuning the Beast

    Retail can be a monster. Just ask Michael Schultz and Douglas Duncan of Cursive. For 15 years, their stores within ABC Carpet & Home and in Grand Central Station were essential New York City shops, that is until COVID-19 shut them all down. But like the proverbial phoenix, Cursive is back in business, with two award-winning West Village shops. This shop keeping dream team spills on how a practical, careful business approach can not only carry a brand into the next chapter but can also make it all look easy!   
    Guest Website: 
    https://cursivenewyork.com/      
    https://www.instagram.com/cursivenewyork/



    Thank you for podcasting with NY NOW! We look forward to connecting with you across all our platforms and seeing you in person!
    Website: nynow.com
    Instagram: www.instagram.com/ny_now
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/nynowmarket

    • 40 min
    The Paper Plane Cocktail Hour: The Scrolling Factor

    The Paper Plane Cocktail Hour: The Scrolling Factor

    Miss this episode at your own risk! Amy & Sarah sit down with stationery legend Chandra Greer, who spills on everything from her hybrid retail model to what makes a range stand out to her and get precious shelf space in her domains. Whatever role you play in our community, Chandra’s mindful perspective and focus on civility and connection will infuse it with much-needed inspiration.

    Guest Website:
    https://greerchicago.com     

    Thank you for podcasting with NY NOW! We look forward to connecting with you across all our platforms and seeing you in person!
    Website: nynow.com
    Instagram: www.instagram.com/ny_now
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/nynowmarket

    • 47 min
    What’s your Jam?

    What’s your Jam?

    Jumping into the world of social media is so much easier for some people than others. But this simple school of thought holds true whether you are an interior designer, product creator, or a letterpress designer- our brand is our story, and our story is us. Some of the easiest things that we can do to promote our business and build a loyal community is right in front of us so here is a little push or maybe your reminder to do some easy actions to help build your community and comfort level in front of the camera! Listen in as Jalonda Hill and Amy talk about some of the fundamentals of building and promoting your brand… through your story telling. 

    RESOURCES   
    Guest Websites: 
    https://www.instagram.com/xojalonda/   
    | NY NOW:
    https://nynow.com     

    | NY NOW Podcast Page:
    https://nynow.com/podcast     

    Thank you for podcasting with NY NOW! We look forward to connecting with you across all our platforms and seeing you in person!
    Website: nynow.com
    Instagram: www.instagram.com/ny_now
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/nynowmarket

    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

CopperHD ,

Love the honest, genuine approach to business Mackenzi has!!!

Born in Queens, I love her dedication to the neighborhood...and it shows in your beautiful, whimsical shops! Great take aways for businesses during this unusual situation. And very effective interview. Looking forward to more podcasts! And getting into one of the Lockwood shops as soon as they open!

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