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Sourcing in São Paulo: The Brazilian Buyer Project

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By Allison Zisko Over the course of two days in early May, 51 Brazilian housewares manufacturers descended on a hotel conference room in São Paulo, Brazil, lugging suitcases filled with plastic and glass and metal goods, armed with the optimism of traveling salesmen. They set their sights on 12 international buying companies from seven countries,More »

Last updated: July 1, 2014

Blog: Something to Crow About

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CHICAGO-Roosters are rising in the pecking order as a tabletop motif. The feisty fowls never really go away as they’re a kitchen staple, but at the International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago this week, roosters made their presence known (as roosters are wont to do) in several dinnerware presentations including those at Certified International,More »

Last updated: March 20, 2014

Housewares Show Opens Today

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CHICAGO–McCormick Place will open its doors here at 10 a.m. today for the start of the 2014 International Home + Housewares Show, featuring thousands of new products across several different categories. The show starts at 8:30 a.m. for the rest of its run, through Tuesday, March 18. In addition to the miles of aisles ofMore »

Last updated: March 14, 2014

Housewares Show to Keep Attendees Informed Through Social Media

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ROSEMONT, Ill.-The International Housewares Association is expanding its array of social-media access to keep attendees of the International Home + Housewares Show informed on events at the show. IHA will be sending out Twitter feeds and Facebook postings during the show, along with providing access to the association’s show blog, providing information on events, theMore »

Last updated: February 7, 2014

Loloi Rugs to Exhibit for the First Time at Chicago’s Casual Market

DALLAS–Loloi Rugs will debut its line for the first time at Chicago’s International Casual Furniture and Accessories Market, which opens today. Located in space #8-2102, Loloi will feature six brand new indoor/outdoor collections and 121 indoor/outdoor designs in total, as well as its new 2014 Indoor/Outdoor Catalog. The six new indoor/outdoor collections will feature transitionalMore »

Last updated: September 17, 2013

Surya to Exhibit for First Time at Casual Market

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CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya will be exhibiting for the first time at the 2013 International Casual Furniture and Accessories Market, which begins today and runs through Friday, Sept. 20 at The Merchandise Mart in Chicago. At booth #8-4055, Surya will spotlight its indoor/outdoor home accessory category, which includes hundreds of rug and pillow options, as well asMore »

Last updated: September 17, 2013