Tag Archives: International Home + Housewares Show

Flooring Focus at the Housewares Show

J & M Denim

CHICAGO—Among the rows of cookware and gadgets at the International Home + Housewares Show are several exhibitors that focus on the floor. These rug and floor mat companies used the show to debut new items—or themselves—to the housewares market. First-time exhibitor Bungalow came to the show because “we’re trying to find new market channels, includingMore »

Last updated: March 18, 2014

Blog: Chicago, Chicago, It’s a Housewares Town

Starfrit

CHICAGO—It’s the third day of the International Home & Housewares Show, and it’s packed with celebrity chef appearances, educational seminars and, of course, thousands of product introductions. Among the show highlights thus far, Bodum is celebrating its 70th anniversary at the show with new colors–pink, yellow, green and blue–on a variety of products, including theMore »

Last updated: March 17, 2014

Housewares Show Opens Today

McCormick Banners

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

Lifetime Brands FY, Q4 Net Fall; Acquires La Cafetière

Lifetime Brands

GARDEN CITY, N.Y.-Higher expenses and an increased provision for income taxes slashed Lifetime Brands’ bottom line for both the fiscal year and the fourth quarter, which ended on Dec. 31. Along with announcing its financial results, Lifetime also said it has acquired U.K.-based La Cafetière from The Greenfield Group Limited, including exclusive distribution rights. LaMore »

Last updated: March 13, 2014

Vern Yip Introduces Candles Collection

Vern Yip

CHICAGO–Designer Vern Yip will launch a candle collection with The Langley Empire Candle Company at the International Home + Housewares Show here later this week. The group of nine candles take their inspiration from Yip’s childhood travels through Asia, Latin America and Europe. The 10-ounce matte metallic tumblers are parallel to Yip’s design style ofMore »

Last updated: March 10, 2014

Black & Decker Sets New Brand Identity in Small Electrics

Russell Hobbs Gains Extension of Black & Decker License Agreement

MIDDLETON, Wis.-Spectrum Brands’ Black & Decker brand will launch a new brand identity at the International Home + Housewares Show, which begins a week from this Saturday. According to a Spectrum statement, the new identity will build on Black & Decker’s “heritage of delivering honest, intuitive and thoughtful products that empower consumers to transform theirMore »

Last updated: March 6, 2014

Housewares Show to Keep Attendees Informed Through Social Media

International Home + Housewares Show 2014

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