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18th Annual Autumn Plant Tour

October 22, 2019 @ 8:00 AM - October 23, 2019 @ 5:00 PM


The Book Industry Guild of New York
along with Ecological Fibers and Superior Packaging and Finishing
invite industry newcomers to the 18th Annual Autumn Plant tour

(Note this event is for those new to the publishing industry) 

Attendees will meet at Tuesday morning 8:00 a.m. on W. 41st Street between 8th and 9thAvenues by the Port Authority and travel by bus to Ecological Fibers (Pawtucket, RI), for a guided plant tour and buffet lunch. A short trip to Concord MA will follow where the group can explore on their own. We will spend the night near Concord. Wednesday morning the group will tour Superior Packaging and Finishing (Braintree, MA). The group will then return to New York City to arrive around 5:00 p.m.

There is no cost to attendees BUT spots are limited and will be filled strictly on a first-come basis. Because of the restricted space, please limit your reservations to two per company. Additional names can be placed on a waiting list in the event of cancellations. To reserve a spot, please e-mail Steve Bedney sbedney@gmail.com or call for info at (516) 650-5251. Please include an e-mail address and telephone number, and specify if you require special meals. Participants will be notified of trip details around October 1.

Companies or individuals applying for participation in the trip MUST be BIGNY members. If your company is not a corporate member, you may be sponsored by an individual member from within your company. Nonmembers will be accepted, but will automatically be wait-listed and a spot on the trip is not guaranteed.


October 22, 2019 @ 8:00 AM
October 23, 2019 @ 5:00 PM