Tag Archives: Kathy Ireland

Nourison Appoints Caporale as Account Executive for New Territory

Jennifer Caporale

SADDLE BROOK, N.J.–Jennifer Caporale has been named account executive for Nourison’s North Florida, Gulf Coast area, a newly added territory that includes North Florida, the Panhandle and the coastal and southern regions of Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi. She reports to David John Appelt, regional sales manager, Southeast. Responsible for managing and developing business within thisMore »

Last updated: April 1, 2014

Alok Assumes Control Over Next Creations

Alok

DALLAS-Alok International has taken full management control of Next Creations, including the company’s branded business, its license with Charisma, and the Raymond Waites Design brand in all applicable categories. Michael Vidra is continuing as president of Next Creations and reports to Arun Agarwal, Alok’s CEO. Agarwal is taking on the additional responsibility of CEO ofMore »

Last updated: March 14, 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

WWRD Acquires Rogaška

WWRD

NEW YORK-WWRD has acquired Slovenian crystal maker Rogaška and its subsidiaries in the U.S., Slovenia and Croatia. WWRD has purchased all 21,600,000 shares issued by Steklarna Rogaška d.d. The purchase price was not disclosed. According to a statement from WWRD, which includes the Waterford, Wedgwood and Royal Doulton brands, Rogaška operates one of the highestMore »

Last updated: December 11, 2013

Celebrity Designers: More Than a Name

Celebrity Designers

An HFN Staff Report Celebrities come and go, but the best celebrity designers have staying power. Designers included here such as Candice Olson, Kathy Ireland and Thom Filicia have resonated with consumers for years; they know what their customers want—and they know their way around home furnishings trade shows such as High Point Market. ConsistentMore »

Last updated: November 1, 2013

Nourison’s Fine Design

Nourison Waverly

The company’s designer portfolio keeps growing By Andrea Lillo For more than three decades, Nourison has searched to bring new design and innovation to retail. Over the last few years, that has included bolstering its designer license portfolio, which now contains iconic brands, each offering the consumer a different viewpoint. This comes as Nourison’s AlexMore »

Last updated: November 1, 2013

More for the Floor at High Point Market

Showplace

NEW YORK–High Point Market begins on Saturday, and there will be plenty of rug-related events for attendees partake. Whether they include designer launches, educational opportunities or just a reason to relax with industry friends, these events are a great way to keep abreast of industry happenings. For highlights of rug designs being introduced at market,More »

Last updated: October 15, 2013