Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is 7 W New York®
A: 7 W is a premiere wholesale showroom building located in the heart of New York City serving as a worldwide hub for the gift, home, tabletop, textile, display and art industry.

Q: Where is 7 W New York located?
A: We are located on 34th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues, just opposite the Empire State Building.

Q: What are the building’s hours?
A: 7 W New York is open Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. We are also open during special market weeks as indicated in our Calendar of Events.

Q: How often does 7 W New York host trade shows/market weeks?
A: 7 W New York participates in an average of 9 trade shows per calendar year. These shows usually run in conjunction with shows at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center and other mart buildings, such as FortyOne Madison and 230 Fifth Avenue.

Q: Are you associated with the old 225 Building?
A: We are not affiliated with 225. We are a new mart owned by MMPI, the largest property manager specializing in buildings devoted to wholesale showrooms. We have mart buildings that span from L.A. to Chicago and New York, with design centers in Boston and Washington D.C.

Q: Do you have a Café or restaurant in the building?
A: Yes, our 7 W Café is located in the lobby of our building. Though there are no seating arrangements there, we have seating in our buyers’ lounge, Suite 729.

Q: How many resources display at The 7 W  
A: Since 7 W New York’s opening in April 2005, more than 110 permanent suites with several hundred lines across many categories have joined the building, and this number is growing. In 2011, we have over 114 showrooms in the giftware, textile, home fashion, tabletop, fashion accessories, and display.

Q: How many floors does 7 W showrooms utilize?
A: The showrooms utilize 10 floors including the Concourse, Lobby and floors 3-10.

Q: Are there any special events planned for 7 W?
A: 7 W has special events during each market. Click here for our Calendar of events.

Q: Need to contact us?
A: Contact us at 1-646-778-3200 or visit our "Contact Us" page for more information.

Q: What are the registration requirements?
A: Each Buyer registering on site must present proper business credentials. For more details, please click here