Tabletop & Gifts

NY Now Announces Eco Choice Award Winners

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Three products exhibiting at NY Now later this month have won Eco Choice Awards. Two fair-trade companies importing from Mexico and India—Tilonia (for Xaquixe Glass Carboy and Glasses) and Sustainable Threads (for a cruelty-free, organic silk throw)—are winners of most sensitive use of materials and most saleable categories respectively, while Massachusetts-based Look AtMore »

Last updated: January 16, 2015

Las Vegas Market Names Global Goodness Winners

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market announced that five home decor, furniture and gift firms—CleanBrands, Glory Haus, Phillips Collection, Samantha Davimes and Swahili Imports—have been selected as winners of the fourth semi-annual Global Goodness Awards, recognizing furniture, gift and home decor companies for environmentally friendly, sustainable and socially responsible activities. The Global Goodness Awards will be presentedMore »

Last updated: January 15, 2015

Umbra Celebrates 35 Years with Design-Hub Store

Umbra Store Toronto

TORONTO-To commemorate its 35th anniversary, Umbra will open its reinvented store on Jan. 22 in the Queen West District here. The Umbra store will serve as a design hub, containing a multimedia studio, meeting space and showroom where customers will be able to shop for innovative home accessories, all created by Umbra’s in-house design team.More »

Last updated: January 15, 2015

Dallas Market Opens Today

Dallas Lighting Market Opens Today

DALLAS-Dallas Total Home & Gift Market and Dallas International Lighting Market both open today at the Dallas Market Center, here. Thousands of new items, including lighting, home decor, gourmet and more, will debut. Today, events include a reception at Crystorama (Trade Mart, 3503), from 4-6 p.m., which is celebrating its expanded showroom. Designer Libby LangdonMore »

Last updated: January 14, 2015

Libby Langdon Set to Make Dallas Market Appearances

Libby Langdon

DALLAS-Designer, author and TV personality Libby Langdon will be on hand at several events during this week’s Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, which includes Dallas International Lighting Market. Tomorrow, Jan. 14, Langdon will be in the Crystorama showroom (Trade Mart, 3503) from 4-6 p.m. for a reception celebrating the company’s expanded space. She willMore »

Last updated: January 13, 2015

Las Vegas Market Enhances Temp Exhibits

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS-An influx of new and returning Las Vegas Market exhibitors is enhancing the temporary sections of the show, specifically in the specialty tabletop, better home decor, handmade and personal care categories, according to show owner International Market Centers. The show begins on Sunday. In addition, temporary furniture exhibits on B2 are sold-out, and giftMore »

Last updated: January 13, 2015

Ambiente Awash in Red, White and Blue

Ambiente

Nearly 100 American tabletop and housewares vendors are preparing their exhibits for the Ambiente fair in Frankfurt next month, where the United States will be the partner country and the focus will be on all things American. Among the 90 exhibitors expected from the U.S. are American Cookware, Chef’n, Design Ideas, Gibson, Hampton Forge, KitchenAid,More »

Last updated: January 13, 2015

Newcomers Get Special Display Area at NY Now

NY Now

NEW YORK-NY Now’s new exhibitors will be concentrated within the New! area at the rear of the Level Three exhibit floor. “New resources are the lifeblood of a tradeshow, and NY Now will showcase hundreds of new companies this winter,” said Scott Kramer, NY Now codirector and vice president. “The demand for exhibit space fromMore »

Last updated: January 12, 2015