Breville Debuts Precision Brewer

Breville has expanded its assortment of small electrics with the recent debut of its Precision Brewer, a 12-cup drip coffeemaker said by the company to offer adjustable temperature control by using digital (PID) technology.

Neato Robotics Names Petersen CEO

Neato Robotics has appointed Matt Petersen as the company’s new CEO, effective January 1, 2018.

Ecovacs To Unveil Connected Robotic Vacuums

During CES 2018, to be held in Las Vegas January 9 through 12, Ecovacs will unveil its latest connected robotic vacuum models, the Ozmo 610 and 930.

IdeaVillage Introduces MicroTouch Solo Shaver

IdeaVillage has introduced a new all-in-one razor, the MicroTouch Solo, in its MicroTouch men’s grooming line.

Oska Wearable Pain Relief Device Rolls Out On Amazon

Oska Wellness’ wearable pain relief device, Oska Pulse, is rolling out on Amazon.

Agan Aroma Releases Smart Home Scent Diffuser

Agan Aroma is releasing Moodo, a customizable smart home scent diffuser, to the marketplace. The scent diffuser is centered on customization and personalization, and works with Amazon Alexa or an app to change the room’s scent based on individual preferences.

Brandgenuity To Drive PUR Licensing Efforts

PUR has selected Brandgenuity to serve as its licensing agency in North America. The agency is tasked with extending the water filtration brand and leveraging it into new product categories.

Breville Debuts Precision Brewer

Breville has expanded its assortment of small electrics with the recent debut of its Precision Brewer, a 12-cup drip coffeemaker said by the company to offer adjustable temperature control by using digital (PID) technology.

Newell Brands Q3 Sales Down 7%

Weakness late in the third quarter was cited by Newell Brands officials as a key factor in the decline of company net sales for the three month period ended September 30.

SodaStream Q3 Sales Grow, But Americas Revenue Flat

SodaStream reported strong revenue growth in the third quarter, but the company’s Americas division was nearly flat for the three month period ended September 30.

Ecovacs To Unveil Connected Robotic Vacuums

During CES 2018, to be held in Las Vegas January 9 through 12, Ecovacs will unveil its latest connected robotic vacuum models, the Ozmo 610 and 930.

Eureka Launches FloorRover Vacuum, NASCAR Sponsorship

Eureka has launched its new Eureka FloorRover vacuum cleaner during the Phoenix International Raceway weekend, along with its official sponsorship of NASCAR driver David Starr for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. The company’s sponsorship will extend into 2018.

Kuhn Rikon Preps New Kitchenware For Atlanta Market

Kuhn Rikon will debut a variety of new kitchen tools at the upcoming Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market. The market is scheduled be held January 9 to 16 at AmericasMart.

Global Cutlery Releases Chef Ludo Video Series

Global Cutlery USA has released the first of eight online videos for its new series ”Ludo Cuts with Global Knives,” starring chef Ludo Lefebvre, Global Cutlery USA’s official brand ambassador.

Lodge Cast Iron Opens New Foundry

Lodge Cast Iron has officially made its first pour from its new 3rd Street Foundry located in South Pittsburg, TN.

Chantal To Debut Catherine Tea Kettle

Chantal will debut its new Catherine tea kettle at the upcoming winter markets.

Kuhn Rikon Preps New Kitchenware For Atlanta Market

Kuhn Rikon will debut a variety of new kitchen tools at the upcoming Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market. The market is scheduled be held January 9 to 16 at AmericasMart.

Global Cutlery Releases Chef Ludo Video Series

Global Cutlery USA has released the first of eight online videos for its new series ”Ludo Cuts with Global Knives,” starring chef Ludo Lefebvre, Global Cutlery USA’s official brand ambassador.

Libbey Extends Credit Facility

Libbey Inc., and its wholly owned subsidiaries, Libbey Glass Inc. and Libbey Europe B.V., has entered into an amendment to extend the terms of its existing asset-based loan (ABL) credit facility.

Libbey Recalls Bourbon Taster Glasses

In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Libbey Glass has issued a recall for its Bourbon Taster Glasses. The CPSC stated that the glasses can break during normal use, posing a laceration hazard.

Full Circle Home Acquires Soma

Full Circle Home, which offers an array of cleaning, kitchen and home storage products, has acquired Soma, a supplier of hydration products.

High Point Style Spotter Report Highlights Design Mix

The High Point Market Authority has published its Style Report trend analysis, and it highlights the creative mixture of elements that are defining design today.

Twin-Star Adds To Executive Team

Twin-Star International has added to its executive team with James Junker, vp/product management, Lisa Cody, vp/marketing, and Todd Outten, vp/sales.

Polder Wins Four Good Design Awards

Polder Products has received four 2017 Good Design Awards for some of the company’s recent home organization introductions.

Rubbermaid Extends Brilliance Food Storage Line Into Pantry

Rubbermaid, a division of Newell Brands, has extended its Brilliance food storage line into pantry storage. 

UMA Home Decor Readies Wine Organization

UMA Home Décor will debut new wine bottle organizational solutions at the winter 2018 markets.

Dallas Prepares Design Focus For Winter Market

The Dallas Market Center is preparing design oriented events for the upcoming winter Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, set to take place from January 17 to 23, 2018, including a full schedule of seminars, celebrity guests, educational opportunities, and events for the interior design community.

Las Vegas Market Adding Seasonal Resources

The Las Vegas Market is adding to its seasonal resources with the debut of four new vendor showrooms at the winter market, set to be held January 28 to February 1, 2018.

Las Vegas Market Readies Winter Seminars, Events

The Las Vegas Market, set for January 28 to February 1, 2018, will include a comprehensive schedule of more than 40 seminars and events.

HSN, University Of Tampa To Host American Dreams Academy

HSN and the University of Tampa’s John P. Lowth Entrepreneurship Center, Sykes College of Business, are hosting the second American Dreams Academy— an interactive, educational and hands-on two-day experience for emerging entrepreneurs.

Sears Launches DieHard Brand On Amazon

In a further move to leverage its brand portfolio, Sears Holdings is launching DieHard products on Amazon.com.

Supervalu Completes Associated Grocers Of Florida Acquisition

Supervalu has completed the previously announced acquisition of Associated Grocers of Florida, Inc. in a transaction valued at approximately $193 million.