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HABA Named Winner of Best New Product Award at NY NOW Gift Show

HABA Named Winner of Best New Product Award at NY NOW Gift Show

Posted by Andrea Elliott on Feb 4th 2015

HABA USA is just wrapping up attending and presenting new products at the 2015 NY NOW Gift Show in NYC held at the Javitz Center. It's been an amazing show and we're honored and proud to announce that one of our new products has been awarded "Best in Decor."

DÉCOR: Winner: HABA® USA (Skaneateles, NY) for its Swing Ship Ahoy, which features an “anchor” that can be thrown out to slow the swing down. Includes a support and extensions.Swing Ship Ahoy! (available for purchase online and in stores NOW)

Little pirate captains will be thrilled to set sail in their very own ship swing ahoy! Throw out the anchor and the swing slows down! Great for inside or outside fun (but should not be left outside in the elements when not in use). Includes mount for hanging and extensions (approx 23 3/4 and 31 3/4"). Load: 176lbs. Material: Soft upholstered polyester; frame made of aluminum, sails made of spinnaker nylon. Recommended for ages 3 and up.

The panel of judges for the winter 2015 Baby + Child Best New Product Awards were: Nanci Gregg of Baby & Children's Product News; Jamie Cohen of Giftmama.com; Bessie Nestoras-Knoblauch of Gifts and Decorative Accessories; Claire Johnson of Giftware News / Baby & Kids; Jennifer Bringle of Kids Today; Lynda M. Johnson of KidStyleSource.com; Caryn Salomon of Kidsworld Magazine; Joanna Dreifus of MyMomShops.com; and Leesa Valentino of TheGiggleGuide.com. These seasoned experts in the industry selected products for a focus on function, innovation, and design. The winners and finalists for the winter 2015 Baby + Child Best New Product Awards were announced at the show and the complete list can be viewed here.

“The high standards of design and craftsmanship presented by Baby + Child exhibitors is truly impressive,” says Melissa Engongoro, Baby + Child Sales Manager. “The winners and finalists represent the very best as judged by our panel of industry professionals.”

Presented as part of NY NOW’s LIFESTYLE Collection, Baby + Child features nearly 100 companies offering functional products with an emphasis on high-design for children 0-10 years.

NY NOW’s comprehensive collections – HOME, LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE, as well as NEW exhibitors – encompassed 100,000 products in 400+ product categories. Attendees from all 50 U.S. states and more than 80 countries worldwide were in attendance.