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Libbey to Distribute Reed & Barton Flatware in Foodservice

Reed & Barton

TOLEDO, Ohio-Libbey Glass Inc. will be the licensed distributor of Reed & Barton flatware products to the foodservice industries in the United States, Canada and their territories, effective Jan. 1. “We are extremely pleased that Reed & Barton will be joining the Libbey family,” said Rob A. Bules, vice president, U.S. and Canadian foodservice salesMore »

Last updated: November 20, 2014

Libbey Q3 Net Nearly Triples

Libbey

TOLEDO, Ohio-Thanks to rising sales and margins, Libbey reported a 189.7 percent jump in third-quarter net income, which totaled $13.8 million. Net sales rose 5.7 percent to $216 million in the quarter, which ended on Sept. 30. Stephanie Streeter, Libbey’s CEO, said revenue increased in every company segment and every channel of distribution. Streeter alsoMore »

Last updated: November 4, 2014

Blog: More News from New York

Lenox

A second day at the New York Tabletop Market unearthed plenty of new products and marketing plans. Libbey is referring to its new marketing strategy as “owning the moment,” reflecting a new emphasis on cultivating consumer experiences rather than focusing solely on product. It launched a new brand, Just Indulge, which is based on homeMore »

Last updated: October 23, 2014

Libbey Sales Up, Income Loss in Q2

Libbey

TOLEDO, Ohio-Libbey’s second quarter sales grew 6.5 percent, to $223.5 million. Yet a loss of $47.2 million on redemption of debt led the company to red ink in its fiscal second quarter, which ended on June 30, to the tune of $25.2 million, compared to net income of $12.4 million in the second quarter ofMore »

Last updated: July 31, 2014

Libbey Elects Killion to Board

Theo Killion

TOLEDO, Ohio–Libbey elected Theo Killion to join its board of directors during its annual meeting of shareholders earlier this week.  William A. Foley and Deborah G. Miller also were reelected to the board. Killion is currently CEO and a director of Zale Corporation, the jewelry retailer. Prior to joining Zale Corporation, Killion was employed withMore »

Last updated: May 15, 2014

CORRECTION: Libbey Goes from Profit to Loss in Q1

Libbey

TOLEDO, Ohio-With sales slipping and costs rising, Libbey reported a first-quarter net loss of $3.4 million, compared to net income of $2 million in the first quarter of last year. Net sales were down 1 percent to $181.6 million in the quarter, which ended on March 31. Sales in Libbey’s Americas segment were down 1.3More »

Last updated: May 2, 2014

Libbey Goes from Profit to Loss in Q1

Libbey

TOLEDO, Ohio-With sales slipping and costs rising, Libbey reported a first-quarter net loss of $3.4 million, compared to net income of $2 million in the first quarter of last year. Net sales were down 1 percent to $181.6 million in the quarter, which ended on March 31. Sales in Libbey’s Americas segment were down 1.3More »

Last updated: May 1, 2014

Trends | Beer Here | May 2014

Orrefors

The rising popularity of craft beers has led to an increase in specialty glassware with which to enjoy them. Specialty beer glasses and tasting glasses have taken showroom shelf space previously allotted to  varietal-specific stemware. Here is a taste of what was shown at the New York Spring Tabletop Show last month. CLICK ON IMAGESMore »

Last updated: April 25, 2014