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Midwest-CBK Splits into Two Brands

Midwest Seasons Nordic Winter collection

CANNON FALLS, Minn.–Midwest-CBK has split into two separate and distinct brands—CBK and Midwest Seasons—that will debut at the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market next month. “Two great, heritage brands are now two great, new brands,” said Dick Duff, Midwest-CBK general manager. “The Midwest Seasons and CBK teams have worked hard to develop twoMore »

Last updated: December 10, 2013

Midwest-CBK to Launch New Gift Brand

The G! holiday collection

CANNON FALLS, Minn.–Midwest-CBK will launch G!, a high-margin, design-driven giftware brand, during the winter gift shows. The initial introduction will feature 900 seasonal and everyday gift SKUs that combine the best in high-margin products and fashion-forward design, according to Midwest. “We’re hearing time and again from independent retailers that they’re hungry for higher margins andMore »

Last updated: November 20, 2013

Blog: Odds Are on New at Vegas

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LAS VEGAS-The Las Vegas Summer Market expansion of exhibitors and showrooms, particularly in the gift category, resulted in a noticeably busier opening day yesterday compared to last year’s July market. The common areas of Building C, where many of the new showrooms are located, were especially packed with attendees. As expected, the show has brought,More »

Last updated: August 12, 2013

Ganz Acquires Noelle Brand

Ganz Acquires Midwest-CBK

TORONTO-Gift resource Ganz has swung a deal to purchase the Noelle brand of women’s fashions, accessories, gifts and other products. A purchase price was not disclosed in a Ganz statement. Under the terms of the deal, Noelle will continue to operate as a stand-alone company under its current management team, staff and operational infrastructure. ItMore »

Last updated: July 11, 2013