We believe these are our strongest collections yet. The art ranges from lyrical with flowers and butterflies to breezy sand and shore-inspired patterns to energetic geometrics and block prints, and there’s a lot of heart in the messaging.
Horsham, PA (PRWEB) April 09, 2015
Kathy Davis has chosen Surtex (May 17-19, 2015 at the Javits Center, Booth # 427) as the launch point for three new Spring 2016 art collections – Harmony, Alegría, and Seascapes. Each collection comes from Kathy's inspiration and epitomizes the Kathy Davis brand, known for expressing painting and inspiring messages. The company will host a cocktail reception and screening of its 2016 art collection videos at the booth at 5 PM on Monday, May 18.
“We’re looking forward to presenting our spring 2016 art collections at Surtex,” says Kathy Davis, President and Chief Visionary Officer of the company that bears her name. “We believe these are our strongest collections yet. The art ranges from lyrical with flowers and butterflies to breezy sand and shore-inspired patterns to energetic geometrics and block prints, and there’s a lot of heart in the messaging.”
Kathy Davis is riding a wave of success from the past year as the company introduces Spring, 2016 collections. The brand generated sales of $135 million at retail across product categories in 2014, a 15 percent jump over the prior year, and the future looks bright. The company, having added 12 new licensing partnerships in the past year, seven of them in the Home market, now has a cadre of more than 20 licensees in Home, Fashion, Gift, Stationery and Social Expression. In addition, Kathy Davis will introduce a series of marketing initiatives to celebrate its 25th Anniversary.
“We are right where we want to be,” says Sarah Van Aken, VP Marketing at Kathy Davis. “Growing at a comfortable pace, we continue to develop the best partners in each industry, and we’re gaining traction. After 25 years, we’ve evolved from social expression to lifestyle brand, and retailers can’t get enough of Kathy Davis.”
For those who are interested in identifying future trends for their individual market niches, Sarah Van Aken will share her insights at the Surtex seminar Trendspotting: From Insight to Execution” on Tuesday, May 19, at 9:30 AM.
About Kathy Davis Studios
What began over 25 years ago with a handful of greeting cards is becoming a way of life. Kathy Davis has evolved from the core belief that everyone has the right to create a life they love. In pursuit of that vision, we have become valued for the connections we encourage with our expressive painting and inspiring message on products. We are committed to creating meaningful products, fostering a connection and above all, honoring the Kathy Davis passion to “Make Life a Work of Art.” Please visit us at http://www.Kathydavis.com