Tag Archives: Groupe SEB

KitchenAid’s Elliott Elected IHA Board Chairman

Dave Elliott

ROSEMONT, Ill.-Dave Elliott, general manager of KitchenAid Global Small Appliances, has been elected chairman of the board of the International Housewares Association. Elliott will succeed Keith Jaffee, chairman of O2 Cool, who is maintaining his position on the IHA board. He has been with Whirlpool, KitchenAid’s parent, since February 2009. Prior to that, he workedMore »

Last updated: October 2, 2014

Groupe SEB Resets U.S. Sales and Marketing Teams

Groupe SEB

WEST ORANGE, N.J.-Groupe SEB USA has reorganized its sales and marketing teams, with changes that went into effect on Aug. 15. The company’s U.S. marketing teams have been consolidated under the leadership of Andy Padawer, vice president of marketing. Padawer’s team is now responsible for product development and commercialization for the All-Clad, Krups, Lagostina, Rowenta,More »

Last updated: August 19, 2014

Groupe SEB Expands Rowenta, to Bring Lagostina to U.S.

Groupe SEB

WEST ORANGE, N.J.-Groupe SEB is extending its Rowenta brand to encompass both floor-care and home-comfort products, and will introduce its Lagostina cookware brand to the U.S. market. Rowenta’s floor-care line includes cordless and bagless stick vacuum cleaners and hand vacuums, branded under the Rowenta Delta Force name. The vacs are designed with the company’s DeltaMore »

Last updated: July 28, 2014

Groupe SEB First-Half Net Falls 52 Percent

Groupe SEB

ECULLY CEDEX, France-Groupe SEB posted first-half net income of €25 million (about $34.1 million based on exchange rates for that period), down 52 percent from first-half net income for 2013. Net sales for the period totaled €1.8 billion (about $2.5 billion), slipping by 0.5 percent. Thierry de La Tour d’Artaise, Groupe SEB’s chairman and CEO,More »

Last updated: July 24, 2014

Gaunaurd to Retire from Imusa; Corzo to Assume Presidency

Raul Corzo

MIAMI–Manny Gaunaurd is retiring from Imusa effective tomorrow, with former vice president Raul Corzo succeeding him. Gaunaurd said he will pursue consulting opportunities. Gaunaurd and Corzo co-founded Imusa in the United States 20 years ago. Having previously overseen sales and distribution of brand products, Corzo will now also be responsible for leading product development andMore »

Last updated: May 29, 2014

Blog: Housewares Show to Leave Lasting Impression

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CHICAGO-The International Home + Housewares Show, which wraps up today, continues to attract attendees with newness around every corner. This week’s show marks the unofficial launch of Blueair’s Pro XL, a high-performance air purifier with a sleek design and particle and gas sensors….Nespresso’s VertuoLine coffeemaker is the brand’s first coffee machine that produces coffee forMore »

Last updated: March 18, 2014

Blog: Housewares Show Previewed in NYC

Anolon chef knife

-At an event here yesterday, the International Housewares Association offered a sampling of some new products that will be exhibited at the International Home + Housewares show in March. The beverage category was hot, and several companies showed larger sizes of bottles and travel mugs, due to consumer demand. Cool Gear has a new 33-ounceMore »

Last updated: January 23, 2014

Groupe SEB Names Poppens, Mangus VPs for All-Clad

All-Clad

WEST ORANGE, N.J.-Groupe SEB USA has appointed Jim Poppens and Marc Mangus vice presidents for its All-Clad brand. Poppens is vice president of marketing, responsible for leading all commercial marketing efforts in support of the All-Clad brand. Mangus has been named vice president of sales for All-Clad, effective Aug. 12, responsible for leading all ofMore »

Last updated: July 29, 2013