Tabletop & Gifts

EveryWare Receives New Extension on Loan Agreement

EveryWare Global

LANCASTER, Ohio-EveryWare Global has gained a further extension for the forbearance on its term loan agreement with the agreement’s administrative agent and other lenders, this one to last through July 22. The extension provides that the parties to the forbearance agreement, which constitute more than 50 percent of the lenders under the term loan agreement,More »

Last updated: July 17, 2014

ARTS Awards Nomination Deadline is August 1

ARTS Awards 2015

DALLAS–The deadline to submit nominations for the 26th annual ARTS Awards, which recognize top manufacturers, retailers, designers and sales representatives worldwide, is Friday, August 1. This year, there is a new category for interior designer, for a total of 27 different awards. The categories in the manufacturer awards are accent furniture, area rugs, green award,More »

Last updated: July 16, 2014

AmericasMart Grants Visual Display Awards

Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market Opens Today

ATLANTA–AmericasMart recognized merchandising excellence with visual display awards during the Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market last week. The at-Market adjudication yielded the following winners for outstanding visual presentation in permanent showrooms, temporary exhibits and showcase window displays. Showrooms Building 1 Floor 20: Allstate Floral, Inc. Floor 19: Supreme Silk Floor 18: Jim MarvinMore »

Last updated: July 15, 2014

La Rochere Opens North American Subsidiary

La Rochere glassware

BRONXVILLE, N.Y.–French glassware company La Rochere has created a North American subsidiary in Bronxville, N.Y., to distribute and represent the brand in the United States. La Rochere NA Inc. is managed by a sales and customer service team with extensive experience in the import, distribution and marketing of French home decor and tabletop products, accordingMore »

Last updated: July 15, 2014

NY Now to Present “Green” Programs

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Next month’s NY Now will see the return of Degrees of SustainAbility and the Eco Choice Awards, two programs that will highlight socially responsible and eco-friendly products which are displayed in the show’s SustainAbility: design for a better world exhibit. Degrees of SustainAbility outlines industry-specific criteria for identification of “green” products and producers,More »

Last updated: July 14, 2014

Rosanna Contest Seeks Sweet Tables

Rosanna

SEATTLE, Wash.–Tabletop company Rosanna is hosting its eighth annual tablescape contest, inviting participants to create one-of-a-kind, dessert-themed tables. The first-place winner will receive a $500 Rosanna gift certificate and the chance to be featured on the company’s blog and social media sites. Second-place winners receive a $200 Rosanna gift certificate, and third-place winners, a $100More »

Last updated: July 14, 2014

Candle Association Elects Officers

NCA

WASHINGTON–The National Candle Association elected its officers and board of directors for the upcoming year during its members meeting in Louisville, Ky., last month, in conjunction with the Association’s Annual Conference & Expo. Nancy J. Sedlar of S.C. Johnson & Son will serve as the association’s president for the 2014-2015 term. Rick Langley of Langley/EmpireMore »

Last updated: July 10, 2014