Nespresso Launching New George Clooney Ad

Nespresso is launching a new advertising campaign that places its brand ambassador, actor George Clooney, in a host of iconic films on his journey home.

iRobot Cleans Up In Q1

Following a strong holiday season, iRobot Corp. continued to see gains in revenue and net income in the first quarter.

Ronco Promotes Every Kid Healthy Week

Ronco Brands is helping celebrate Every Kid Healthy Week by sharing several recipes with consumers.

Garmin Expands Wearable Fitness Lineup

Garmin has added to its vívosmart lineup of fitness trackers with the launch of the vívosmart 3, an activity tracker with an ultra-slim design and new tracking features.

Wahl Launches On The Go Grooming Tools

Wahl launched a variety of new grooming tools at the International Home + Housewares Show, including a complete trimming and haircutting kit and new shavers.

Former Lasko Products Chairman Oscar Lasko Passes At 96

Oscar Lasko, former chairman of home comfort appliance manufacturer and marketer Lasko Products, died on April 2. He was 96.

Philips Enters Home Environment Category With Connected Lineup

Philips has entered the home environment category with the launch of an app-connected line of air purifiers and humidifiers at the recent International Home + Housewares Show.

Nespresso Launching New George Clooney Ad

Nespresso is launching a new advertising campaign that places its brand ambassador, actor George Clooney, in a host of iconic films on his journey home.

Ronco Promotes Every Kid Healthy Week

Ronco Brands is helping celebrate Every Kid Healthy Week by sharing several recipes with consumers.

CPSC Recalls EZDRY Food Dehydrators

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a recall for EZDRY Food Dehydrators, saying the unit can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.

iRobot Cleans Up In Q1

Following a strong holiday season, iRobot Corp. continued to see gains in revenue and net income in the first quarter.

Shark Launches DuoClean Upright Vacuum

Shark has launched the DuoClean Powered Lift-Away Speed upright vacuum, its first upright to utilize the company’s DuoClean technology.

iRobot Files Patent Infringement Suits

Robotic vacuum supplier iRobot has taken legal action against five floor care suppliers, claiming that each of the companies have used its patented technology without permission.

Wilton Debuts New Baking Accessories

Wilton is bringing several new baking products to the market, including a sugar writer and a gingerbread doghouse kit.

Wilton Armetale Unveils New Grillware

Wilton Armetale, a division of Lifetime Brands, is bringing two new grillware products to the market: a Pig Griller and sauté pan for use on the grill.

Wilton Armetale Unveils New Grillware

Wilton Armetale, a division of Lifetime Brands, is bringing two new grillware products to the market: a Pig Griller and sauté pan for use on the grill.

Williams Sonoma Takes Hestan Cookware On Tour

Williams Sonoma is hosting a 10-city tour as part of the retailer’s launch of Hestan NanoBond cookware.

Kuhn Rikon Debuts Silver Star, Black Star Frying Pans

Kuhn Rikon is bringing two new fry pan collections to the market, dubbed the Silver Star and Black Star frying pan lines.

Wilton Debuts New Baking Accessories

Wilton is bringing several new baking products to the market, including a sugar writer and a gingerbread doghouse kit.

Zoku Adds Mod Ice Pop Molds

Zoku has added to its Slow-Pop ice pop mold collection with Mod Pops.

Nachtmann Debuts Punk Glassware Line

Nachtmann, as part of the continuation of its NEXTGEN program, in which the manufacturer collaborates with leading international design schools, has debuted its latest line, Punk.

TableCraft Appoints Wolf VP/Retail Sales

TableCraft Product Company has appointed Judy Wolf vp/retail sales.

Office Star Sets High Point Design Direction

The Spring High Point Market demonstrated that the designs in mass market furnishings continue to become more sophisticated.

Browning Named GelPro National Sales Manager

GelPro, known for its gel and foam-filled comfort flooring solutions, has named industry veteran Web Browning as national sales manager.

Evine Partners With Lindsay Soko On Storage Collection

Evine will premiere “Lindsay Soko Solutions,” a storage and organization collection from inventor and entrepreneur, Lindsay Soko, on April 18 and 19.

Newell Brands Releases New Ball Jars

Newell Brands has released the latest introductions of Ball home canning products in time for the 2017 canning season.

LIMA Slates Licensing University Seminars

The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association has developed a Licensing University seminar program to help inform participants in the Licensing Week events in Las Vegas this May about hot topics in the industry.

HomeWorld Named U.S. Housewares Media Sponsor For Home Improvement eRetailer Summit

HOMEWORLD BUSINESS® has been named the U.S. housewares media sponsor of the second annual Home Improvement eRetailer Summit in connection with the event’s expanded home products scope.

LIRA: Home Renovation Spending To Slow

Strong gains in home remodeling and repair activity are expected to ease moving into next year, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity(LIRA) released by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.

Sur La Table Forms Partnership With Instacart

Instacart, a retail delivery service, has partnered with Sur La Table to allow customers to shop for housewares from their phones or laptops and have their orders delivered to their door, often in as little as an hour, according to the company.

Office Depot Completes Sale Of South Korean Business

Office Depot has closed on the sale of its business in South Korea to Excelsior Capital Asia.