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IHA Shoots For the Stars

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Did anyone watch the Cosmos television show? The recently concluded Fox series, an updated version of the old Carl Sagan program, took viewers on trips to new, unexplored  worlds. The International Housewares Association last month unveiled a plan to boldly go where no home furnishings trade association has gone before—to the world of consumers. BestMore »

Last updated: July 2, 2014

SodaStream Debuts Ultimate Mixologist Contest

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MOUNT LAUREL, N.J.-SodaStream is launching its Ultimate Mixologist Contest in an effort to enable consumers to experiment and discover new beverages using its beverage carbonation products. Beginning today, the company is inviting consumers throughout the nation to create and submit custom cocktail or “mocktail” recipes, along with a brief video demonstration on either its FacebookMore »

Last updated: July 2, 2014

The Paula Deen Network to Launch This Fall

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SAVANNAH, Ga.–Paula Deen Ventures has announced the Paula Deen Network, an interactive, paid, subscription-based online offering, with an expected September launch. Viewers will be able to engage and access content any time they want on their computers, smartphones and tablets. Programs will feature both short- and long-form content and shows will have themes for everyMore »

Last updated: June 12, 2014

IHA to Target Consumers

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ROSEMONT, Ill.–The International Housewares Association plans to unveil a consumer brand, along with a new website, to help facilitate interest in the category and ultimately spark sales for its members. IHA executives told HFN that the brand name and website will be announced next month. The website is expected to be up and running byMore »

Last updated: June 5, 2014

Kohl’s Keys on “Yes” in New Campaign

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MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis.-Kohl’s has debuted a new branding campaign centering on the word “Yes”—“a philosophy that has been part of the company’s DNA for decades,” according to a Kohl’s statement. The campaign includes television commercials which began running yesterday. It also encompasses in-store materials and visuals on the company’s website (kohls.com) and throughout all broadcast,More »

Last updated: April 7, 2014

GuildMaster Launches “Stories Made by Hand” Contest

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–GuildMaster has launched a contest calling for buyers to submit their favorite stories of how GuildMaster pieces have enhanced their lives for a chance to receive a $1,000 credit towards a future order. The contest will accept entries until Sunday, April 6. Buyers can enter by sharing their stories on the GuildMaster Facebook page,More »

Last updated: March 20, 2014

Shopko Conducting Facebook Giveaway of Home Products

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GREEN BAY, Wis.-Beginning on Feb. 7 and extending through March 28, Shopko is offering its customers giveaways of some of its home merchandise through its Facebook page. The products that Shopko customers can enter to win include a Rachael Ray cookware set, a Dyson upright vacuum, a SodaStream soda maker, a Keurig coffeemaker, a CrockMore »

Last updated: February 11, 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