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Hamilton Beach Q3 Net Falls 19.1 Percent

Hamilton Beach

CLEVELAND-The absence of a pretax benefit, which was included in last year’s third quarter, led Hamilton Beach to a 19.1 percent decrease in third-quarter net income this year, to $6 million. The benefit in last year’s third quarter was related to a commitment by a third party (unnamed in a statement by NACCO Industries, HamiltonMore »

Last updated: October 30, 2014

AmericasMart Enhances January Markets

AmericasMartBldg1ent

ATLANTA–This January, the AmericasMart campus will have an enhanced experience for attendees, including a new Designer Workspace, a new Floor 6 bridge between buildings 1 and 2, and a new cafe in Building 2. These enhancements, along with strategic expansions in key product categories, will be seen at the Atlanta International Gift and Home FurnishingsMore »

Last updated: October 30, 2014

Sensio Debuts Skinnygirl by Bella Brand

The Skinnygirl by Bella Blender

NEW YORK-Sensio is launching the Skinnygirl by Bella brand of small kitchen appliances in a co-branding effort with Bethenny Frankel, the chef, author and television star. The new collection will launch with the Skinnygirl by Bella 700 Watt Personal Extraction Blender, which is scheduled to be featured on QVC on Nov. 9, during the broadcastMore »

Last updated: October 30, 2014

Keurig, Supervalu Team for Java Delight Coffee

Java Delight Coffee K-Cups

WATERBURY, Vt.-Keurig Green Mountain has partnered with Supervalu, the grocery wholesaler and retailer, for a line of K-Cup coffee packs branded under Java Delight. The new packs will be offered in Supervalu’s company stores, which include Cub Foods, Hornbacher’s, Shop ‘n Save, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy and Farm Fresh. They will also be available inMore »

Last updated: October 30, 2014

Duralex’s OvenChef Named to This Old House Best Products List

Duralex’s OvenChef

NEW YORK–This Old House has named Duralex’s OvenChef glass baking dishes to the magazine’s annual The TOH Top 100, a list of the 100 best new home products of the year. The list encompasses seven categories: Kitchen, Bath, Tools, Building Products, Outdoor Living, Home Tech and Finishing Touches. Featured in the November/December issue, each winningMore »

Last updated: October 30, 2014

SodaStream Q3 Net Plummets on Weak Sales

SodaStream

AIRPORT CITY, Israel-With many of its global markets under pressure, SodaStream reported a 42.3 percent fall in third-quarter net income, to $9.5 million. Net sales in the quarter, which ended on Sept. 30, slid by 12.9 percent to $125.9 million. The most pronounced sales decreases on a regional basis occurred in the Americas, where salesMore »

Last updated: October 29, 2014

NY Now Registration Opens

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Registration for the winter edition of NY Now is now open. The show will take place at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center from Jan. 31-Feb. 4. Qualified members of the trade can register online, at nynow.com, at no cost, according to Emerald Expositions, which owns and manages the show. The show isMore »

Last updated: October 30, 2014

Retired Bradshaw Vice President Passes Away

Steve Ross

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif.–Steve Ross, who served as senior vice president of sales at Bradshaw International until his retirement one year ago, passed away Oct. 18 after a two-month illness. Born in 1946, Ross first joined the Bradshaw Companies 40 years ago after a short stint as a high school teacher in Chicago. He began asMore »

Last updated: October 28, 2014