Jura Wins LEO Sales Performance Award

Jura Inc., which markets Jura automatic coffee machines in the United States, won the LEO Award for Best Overall Performance at the recent Jura Global Sales Conference in Switzerland.

Applica Introduces Water Filtration Pitcher

Applica Water Products has introduced a new Clear2O Advanced filter water pitcher, the CWF500 series.

TV Stars Highlight New SodaStream Ad Campaign

SodaStream has launched what it said is a “new environmental global campaign” that features television stars Mayim Bialik of “The Big Bang Theory” and Kristian Nairn of “Game of Thrones.”

Kiss Products Expands Hair Care Tool Lineup

Kiss Products has expanded its hair tool collection with the new Gold Series, a line of four metallic, matte gold and rose gold hair tools that launched exclusively on Amazon.

Report: Jawbone To Liquidate

Jawbone, a fitness tracker and consumer electronics manufacturer, has begun liquidation proceedings after its fitness trackers failed to garner consumer interest, according to multiple reports.

Helen Of Troy Reports Solid Start To Fiscal 2018

Helen of Troy reported a solid start for its first quarter 2018, ended May 31, 2017, with its housewares segment driving sales growth.

Jura Wins LEO Sales Performance Award

Jura Inc., which markets Jura automatic coffee machines in the United States, won the LEO Award for Best Overall Performance at the recent Jura Global Sales Conference in Switzerland.

TV Stars Highlight New SodaStream Ad Campaign

SodaStream has launched what it said is a “new environmental global campaign” that features television stars Mayim Bialik of “The Big Bang Theory” and Kristian Nairn of “Game of Thrones.”

Dyson Launches Robotic Vacuum

Dyson is launching its Dyson 360 Eye robotic vacuum in the U.S. market.

Outset Offers Hot Dog Spiral Cutter

Outset from Fox Run Brands is offering a Spiral Cutter for the summer season. The gadget is designed for cutting hot dogs in spirals, said the company.

All-Clad Launches Precision Cutlery Collection

All-Clad has launched its Precision Cutlery collection.The new cutlery collection includes a 7-piece set, a carving set and a steak knife set.

Lagostina Adds Hammered Copper Roaster

Lagostina, a Groupe SEB brand, has added to its Martellata cookware line with a new hammered copper roaster.

Hammer Stahl Launches Cooking Blog

Hammer Stahl has launched a blog on its website, “Notes from the Kitchen.” According to the company the blog is focused on how cooking at home helps create health, independence, community and joy.

Outset Offers Hot Dog Spiral Cutter

Outset from Fox Run Brands is offering a Spiral Cutter for the summer season. The gadget is designed for cutting hot dogs in spirals, said the company.

All-Clad Launches Precision Cutlery Collection

All-Clad has launched its Precision Cutlery collection.The new cutlery collection includes a 7-piece set, a carving set and a steak knife set.

Microplane Adds Grip’n Strip Vegetable Peeler

Microplane has added the Grip’n Strip vegetable peeler to its kitchen tool assortment.

Sherrill Pushes For Made In America Legislation

Sherrill Manufacturing, the only flatware manufacturer in the U.S., participated in a White House meeting on July 19 as part of the Trump administration’s “Made in America” week. The event, which hosted 20 small and medium-sized businesses in a roundtable discussion, focused on U.S. manufactured products.

Tervis, Homer Laughlin China Participate In Made In America Showcase

Homer Laughlin China and Tervis took part in the White House’s week-long Made in America Product Showcase that featured companies that manufacture products in the United States.

Viterra To Present New Art Glass At NY Now

Viterra will present new art glass collections at the upcoming NY Now market.

Midwest-CBK Expands Home Decor Collections For Summer Markets

Midwest-CBK will launch 1,000 new everyday CBK home décor and Midwest Gift garden, baby and kids gift designs for the summer markets in Dallas, Atlanta and Las Vegas.

Spectrum Diversified Designs Appoints National Sales Managers

Spectrum Diversified Designs has appointed Jim Anderson and Tony Levis as national sales managers. They are tasked with managing and building sales, creating sales strategies for national and independent accounts, as well as facilitating new business development.

Hailo Appoints Timothy Morgan VP/Sales, Marketing

Hailo, a manufacturing company specializing in ladders, storage products and housewares accessories, has appointed Timothy Morgan as its new vp/sales and marketing. Morgan will be responsible for directing and managing all sales and marketing in the U.S.

IHA To Hold 2017 Global Forum

The International Housewares Association will hold its 2017 Global Forum, September 17 to 19, in Miami. It is open to housewares suppliers new to the international arena or veteran sales executives wanting to grow their global business.

Housewares Design Awards Open For Entries

Entries are open for the 2018 Housewares Design Awards, presented by HOMEWORLD BUSINESS®.

National Retail Federation Elects Lundgren Chairman

The National Retail Federation has elected Macy’s executive chairman Terry Lundgren chairman of its board of directors.

Cost Plus World Market Opens First Oklahoma Location

Cost Plus World Market has opened its first store location in Oklahoma.