West Elm to Launch Kate Spade Saturday Home Collection

West Elm Kate Spade

NEW YORK-West Elm and Kate Spade Saturday, a kate spade new york sister brand, will launch an exclusive collaboration early next year that will include a collection of furniture, bedding, rugs and home accessories. The Kate Spade Saturday + West Elm collection is Kate Spade Saturday’s first home collaboration and will be available in WestMore »

Last updated: December 22, 2014

NPD: Housewares, Tabletop Makers Must Be More Enticing

NPD Group

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Increased consumer demand and positive November sales of housewares may help offset earlier, lackluster sales in the category this year, according to The NPD Group. November 2014 unit sales and dollar sales were both up 3 percent compared to last year, the market research firm said. The preponderance of deals, coupled with theMore »

Last updated: December 22, 2014

Retail Scorecard: Small Appliances


NEW YORK-At Best Buy, shoppers could enjoy $10 savings on a number of Nostalgia Electrics items, including the Hard Candy Cotton Candy Maker ($39.99), the Retro Kettle Popcorn Maker ($69.99) and the Retro Series Hot Air Popcorn Maker ($29.99). Shoppers could also save $20 on the Cuisinart PowerBlend Duet 7-Speed Blender at $79.99. The $99.99More »

Last updated: December 22, 2014

Design Today for Product, Design News

design today

NEW YORK–In the most recent issue of Design Today, a quarterly B2B digital magazine for interior designers produced by Progressive Business Media, designers, as well as furniture industry retailers and manufacturers, discuss many of the subjects that impact their business. Click here to read: On the product side, The Essentials gives readers a lookMore »

Last updated: December 22, 2014

Phillips Collection to Open AmericasMart Showroom

Phillips Collection

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Phillips Collection has signed a lease for a permanent showroom at AmericasMart in Atlanta (Building 1, 15th Floor, Suite A6). The new showroom will be open in time for the International Gift & Home Furnishings Market scheduled for Jan. 6-15. “We have experienced astonishing growth over the last five years and Atlanta hasMore »

Last updated: December 22, 2014

Las Vegas Market Accepting Global Goodness Award Entries

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market announced that entries are being accepted for the fourth semi-annual Global Goodness Awards, recognizing furniture, gift and home decor companies for environmentally friendly, sustainable and socially responsible business practices. For the first time, the Global Goodness Awards, which will be presented at the upcoming Winter Market, running from Sunday, Jan. 18,More »

Last updated: December 22, 2014

Natuzzi Americas Launches Natuzzi Design Studio

Natuzzi Design Studio

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Natuzzi Americas has launched the Natuzzi Design Studio, a new division that will focus on growing business with architects and designers. “With the evolution of the Natuzzi Italia brand that now encompasses a ‘total look,’ we are well positioned to attract designers and architects looking for modern and contemporary lifestyles,” said Scott Sullens,More »

Last updated: December 22, 2014

Artisan Resource to Offer Educational Resources

Artisan Resource

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-A comprehensive slate of educational seminars—beginning with pre-show exhibitor webinar training and continuing with three days of onsite programming—will be offered at the winter 2015 edition of Artisan Resource, which is co-located with NY Now. “The new pre-show webinar series will help exhibitors prepare and get the best experience at market, and theMore »

Last updated: December 22, 2014