Americans will spend more than ever as they celebrate Easter nearly three weeks later this year than last, according to the National Retail Federation.
Author Greg Sleter
Despite a challenging retail environment that continues to see traditional brick-and-mortar retailers consolidate their store operations, The NPD Group is forecasting a modest sales increase for the housewares segment in 2017.
With the future of Sears and Kmart a hot topic of conversation among housewares vendors and others throughout the retail community, the parent company of the two venerable retailers is casting doubt on their future.
Small electrics supplier Kalorik is expanding its assortment with the debut of its new electric barbecue and bagless vacuum cleaner.
SodaStream is launching its Aqua Fizz sparkling water maker at the International Home + Housewares Show.
Small electrics supplier Gourmia will showcase an assortment of smart home appliances with select items equipped with cameras to allow the user to monitor the cooking process when not near the unit.
KitchenAid is expanding its roster of attachments with the debut of two new add-ons for its stand mixer.
All-Clad has debuted its Prep&Cook countertop kitchen appliance, which is touted by the company as a cooking food processor.
Midea will showcase an expanded assortment of small electrics at the International Home + Housewares Show.