Friedrich Advances Smart Air Conditioner Lineup

At the 2019 National Hardware Show, Friedrich Air Conditioning Co. unveiled its updated and expanded Wi-Fi-enabled room air conditioner product lineup.

Newell Q1 Sales Down, Net Loss Grows

First quarter sales at Newell Brands were down as the company also reported a net loss for the quarter ended March 31.

GoodCook Debuts New Sweet Creations Bakeware Line

GoodCook, which is marketed and distributed by Bradshaw Home, is debuting its latest bakeware collection, dubbed GoodCook Sweet Creations Best Ever Bakeware.

Grand Fusion To Distribute New Kitchenware Designs

Grand Fusion is the exclusive distributor for several new kitchenware products, including the ButterOnce Corn Butter Knife and the One Twist Can Spatula. 

Pacific Merchants Debuts Acaciaware Yin Yang Bowl

Pacific Merchants is debuting its Acaciaware Yin Yang two compartment serving bowl. According to the company, the design of the bowl makes it ideal for serving chips and dips or an assortment of snacks.

Mikasa Hospitality Launches At NRA Show

Mikasa Hospitality will launch its brand and products into the front-of-the-house hospitality sector at the National Restaurant Association Show (NRA), held in Chicago, May 18 to 22.

South Shore Recalls Libra Chests

In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, furnishings manufacturer South Shore Furniture has recalled its Libra style three-drawer chests due to tip-over and entrapment hazards.

Dorel Navigates Changing Market Conditions In Q1

In the first quarter, as home division revenues continued to gain, Dorel Industries recorded a net loss of $8.3 million, or 26 cents per diluted share, versus $4.7 million, or 14 per cents per diluted share, in the year-before period.

Mark Feldstein Readies Holiday Season Lineup

The holiday season already has begun for Mark Feldstein & Associates, which has released new home decor items suitable for merry making.

Igloo Recalls Marine Elite Coolers

In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Igloo Products has recalled its Marine Elite Coolers. The cooler’s stainless-steel latch can automatically lock when the lid is closed, allowing a person to become locked inside the air tight container, posing entrapment and suffocation hazards.

Vericool Launches Ohana Recyclable Cooler

At a time when the beach is considered not only in terms of summer fun but also global pollution problems, Vericool has launched a recyclable and biodegradable cooler for consumers.

NPD: Office Organization Products Key Sales Driver In Storage Category

The start of the year is traditionally a time when consumers look to clean up from the holidays and get better organized at home.

Las Vegas Market Grows Home Decor Resources

International Market Centers has confirmed 33 new, expanding and relocating permanent and temporary home décor resources for the Summer Las Vegas Market, running July 28 to August 1.

IMC Names Knox Chief Technology Officer

International Market Centers (IMC) has hired Shannon Knox, a former vp/technology for Hilton Worldwide, as its new evp/chief technology officer.

Dallas Market Center To Host Folk Art Collection

In partnership with the International Folk Art Alliance, the Dallas Market Center will host the International Folk Art Market Collection, June 19 to 23, during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market.

Williams-Sonoma Reviewing Made In The U.S.A. Claims

Willliams-Sonoma is addressing concerns that some of its products that carry Made in the U.S.A. claims may not meet U.S. Federal Trade Commission standards for such labeling, the company has maintained.

Fred’s Store Closing Sales Enter Last Phase

Store closing sales at 264 Fred’s locations across the Southeast, supervised by SB360 Capital Partners, will run through the Memorial Day weekend.

Sears Opens Three Home & Life Stores

Sears has opened a new smaller format Sears Home & Life store in Lafayette, Louisiana. Two other Sears Home & Life stores are also opening this weekend in Anchorage, Alaska, and Overland Park, Kansas.