WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-The Gourmet Housewares Show, which will return to the New York International Gift Fair for the second time in August, has been sold out, according to a statement from GLM, the show’s owner and manager.
First-time participation from several housewares vendors helped fuel the sell-out, GLM said. The new participants include Lifetime Brands, which will be exhibiting cutlery, kitchen tools and gadgets; Finum, with coffee and tea products; Ginsey Home Solutions, with storage and organizational products; Robert Welch Designs, offering silver cutlery and tabletop; Tabletops Unlimited, with cookware and serveware; Takeya USA, exhibiting beverage and glassware; Uniware, with cookware and other housewares; and Vac u Vin, offering vacuum storage and cooling products.
Returning exhibitors include Aladdin (travel mugs and storage), Corkcicle (wine accessories), Gourmac (housewares accessories), Guzzini (high-design housewares products), Harold Import Co. Inc. (distributor of fine housewares items), JK Adams (cutting boards and pantryware), Joseph Joseph (high-design gadgets), Room Copenhagen (Lego and Pantone licenses), Sagaform (high design housewares accessories), TAG (textiles, ceramics and housewares products), Tea Forte (designer teas), Mastrad (silicone products), Zevro (neat storage and housewares items) and Zoku (frozen treats devices).
The Gourmet Housewares Show is scheduled for Aug. 19-22 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.