It’s almost that time again. Twice a year, the Coterie Show in New York unites four distinct fashion shows in one hot location. But what is the Coterie Trade show? Curious about the benefits of this show as an attendee or an exhibitor? Learn more with the Coterie Show FAQ below:
1. What is Coterie NYC?
Coterie is four fashion shows held under one roof. The event includes:
Coterie: Elevated contemporary apparel, accessories, and footwear.
Fame: Trend-driven and young fashion accessories.
Moda: An accessible array of ready to wear lifestyle collections and accessories.
Sole Commerce: Contemporary footwear for women.
This season, Coterie overlaps with New York Fashion Week, providing great access to buyers and designers in the first fashion week of the year.
2. Where is it held?
Coterie is held in the heart of the Hudson Yards at the Jacob Javits Center, 429 11th Ave, New York, NY 10001.
3. When is it?
The upcoming Coterie show will be held February 11, 12 and 13. Coterie show hours from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, and 9:00 am to 4:00 on Thursday, the last day of the show. This season’s show coincides with New York Fashion Week, as well, allowing both designers and fashion buyers to make the most out of the first fashion event of the year.
4. Who attends Coterie each year?
Coterie expects an estimated 25,000 attendees at the February 2020 show. Only qualified professionals from the fashion industry are allowed to attend this exclusive event. Every attendee’s credentials are individually reviewed and attendance is subject to the approval of Coterie’s show manager. This means that exhibitors have excellent access to buyers, retail store owners and other decision-makers.
5. What you can expect at Coterie?
Coterie is a place for designers and retailers to meet all under one roof. The assortment of unique shows and custom exhibit designs allows everyone a chance to make new connections and discover the hottest new looks and brands. Additionally, there will be a number of innovative fashion events, education and daily happenings each day of the show. All attendees can participate in these events at no extra charge, which allows you to make the most out of your NYC trip.
6. What will be in the exhibition hall?
The exhibition hall will showcase approximately 1,400 exhibitors in areas for fashion that range from youthful and trendy to luxury and high end.
7. Why attend Coterie?
As a retail fashion professional, this is an opportunity to maximize the impact of your time in New York. This is the event that kicks off the global fashion buying season, allowing you to get a jump on what will be in demand in the coming season. The event schedule allows you to attend both New York Fashion Week and the Coterie Marketplace in a single convenient trip. In the marketplace, attendees will get the opportunity to shop modern apparel, footwear, and accessories at every price point and for every customer.
8. Who should exhibit at Coterie?
Coterie exhibitors include designers of apparel, accessories, and footwear for a number of fashion audiences. Buyers come from all over the world to make connections with new designers and to see the latest creative offerings from women’s fashion’s top brands. Coterie has buyers from retailers that range from trend to high end fashion, along with other specialties like luxury children’s clothing, and more.
9. How can you make your business stand out?
The overlap with NYFW makes this a great opportunity to exhibit at Coterie. If you want your booth to stand out among the approximately 1,400 exhibitors, it’s time to put your most fashionable foot forward. Custom trade show booth design is a must for an eye-catching booth that allows attendees to easily interact with your brand. The professionals at David G. Flatt (DFlatt) build custom exhibits that showcase the best of every brand and help you stand out from the competition. This year, DFlatt’s stunning designs are helping over 60 companies showcase their brand at the event. Not only do you need to work with someone with the ability to capture your brand but it’s also important to choose someone with experience designing for Coterie. Navigating logistics at the Jacob Javits Center requires adherence to many rules and regulations and DFlatt is an official Exhibitor Appointed Contractor, which means your booth design and setup will meet all of their specifications.
Get in touch with us, an experienced booth design company, today to discuss your brand’s trade show display needs and the best way to show off to the audience at the February Coterie NYC show!