Victims of Hurricane Irma also will receive assistance from Good360, the charity the International Housewares Association has partnered with to provide hurricane victims with home goods products as they rebuild their lives and homes. IHA previously announced its partnership with Good360 to help Texas recover from Hurricane Harvey.
The Housewares Charity Foundation is donating $100,000 to the American Red Cross, with the funds allocated to assisting victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Five new directors have been elected to the International Housewares Association’s board of directors and a new board chairman has been named.
The International Housewares Association has named Mark Adkison as vp/international, beginning September 18.
The International Housewares Association has partnered with Good360 to provide Hurricane Harvey victims with home products as they rebuild their lives and homes.
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.
The International Housewares Association’s Inspired Home Housewares for the Holidays event, held at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York, provided a sense of what consumers may expect for the end-of-year shopping season, with a focus on colorful housewares to enliven celebrations throughout the year, especially those involving food and drink.
Jeff Murphy, vp/international at the International Housewares Association, passed away June 7 during a hiking trip to Yellowstone National Park. He was 53.
CHICAGO— Phil Brandl, the president of the International Housewares Association, told HomeWorld Business that the association is working to analyze and respond to the problem of counterfeit products as it impacts the housewares industry.