LOS ANGELES, Feb. 18 /CNW/ - Horiyoshi Worldwide Inc. (OTCBB: HHWW) is pleased to announce that
Horiyoshi the Third's newly designed Autumn and Winter 2011/12 Women's
and Men's collection (the "collection") will be displayed at Designers
and Agents (D&A) in New York City, from February 19 - 21, 2011.
The full collection - which includes knitwear, outerwear, leather goods
along with scarves and jewelry will be showcased to buyers,
distributors and the international fashion media. The D&A link can be
found at www.designersandagents.com.
Designers & Agents is an international alternative marketplace for
innovative collections and thousands of retailers who define the
cutting edge in fashion and lifestyle. Identifying emerging talent and
creating an intimate environment that fosters relationships between
designers and buyers. D&A's Fall show in New York typically attracts
3,000 retail and media visitors.
Dawn Green - Commercial Director of Horiyoshi Worldwide explains, "D&A
is an outstanding venue to showcase the latest Horiyoshi designs and is
right on the heels of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City. D&A
has attracted thousands of industry players who will be exposed to our
collection and we believe our design and presentation are second to
none. These events give us a terrific opportunity to continue to build
our distribution network and brand recognition."
About Horiyoshi Worldwide Inc.
Horiyoshi Worldwide Inc., designs, manufactures, and markets Horiyoshi
the Third - a high end clothing and accessories product line based on
the artistry of World renowned Japanese Tattoo Artist, Yoshihito Nakano
(Horiyoshi III). The Company is rapidly expanding its distribution
platform and its products are being marketed worldwide. The Horiyoshi
the Third Collection has been featured in leading fashion publications
such as the New York Times, International Herald Tribune, the Los
Angeles Times, Anotherman Magazine, Vogue and Style.com.
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the acquisition, the ability of the products to gain market acceptance,
and the difficulties faced by an early stage retail fashion company in
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For further information:
Mr. Raymond Catroppa, CFA
Chief Financial Officer