Capresso Marks CoffeeTeam Anniversary

Capresso is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the CoffeeTeam, a combination coffeemaker/burr grinder, with an assortment of four models positioned for an expanded group of consumers.

PicoBrew Adds Craft Beverage Options To Home Brewer

PicoBrew is expanding the capability of its Pico C home brewer with the launch of its Craft Beverage Bundle, which company officials said will allow consumers to make cold brew coffee and kombucha at home.

LG Launches New CordZero Stick Vacuums

LG Electronics USA is launching a new line of CordZero stick vacuums, a line of cordless models.

Bialetti Adds Lock & Strain Multi-Pot

Bialetti, which is distributed in the U.S. by Bradshaw Home, is adding a Lock & Strain Multi-Pot. The new pot is modeled after the company’s Pasta Pot but brings several other new benefits to home cooks.

Typhoon Homewares Unveils Mason Cash Pie Dish

Typhoon Homewares is bringing a new addition to the Mason Cash assortment to the market, launching a new In The Forest pie dish, a complement to its line of In The Forest mixing bowls.

Dash Teams With Chef Zakarian To Launch Mandoline

Celebrity chef Geoffrey Zakarian, in conjunction with Dash By StoreBound, is launching a new Safe Slice Mandoline.

PMI Taps Spencer As VP/Global Finance

Pacific Market International (PMI) has named Jonathan Spencer as vp/global finance. Spencer brings over 20 years experience in finance roles across the c-suite, operations and venture capital, and he will lead financial planning and analysis at PMI. He will report to David Parker, the company’s CFO and COO.

Freeheart Adds To Thermal Tumbler Collection

Freeheart has added to its lineup of Made in the USA thermal insulated drinkware. The company said it will launch 150 new designs, including nine new categories, plus new licensed collections, during the 2019 summer market season.

S’well Names Dean Chief Marketing Officer

S’well has named brand veteran Josh Dean as chief marketing officer as the company eyes product expansion and growth opportunities.

Bush Wins New York State Contract

In a kind of homecoming, Bush Industries has received its first-ever New York State contract to sell and install commercial office furniture.

One Kings Lane Teams With Minnie Driver On Furniture Collection

One Kings Lane is collaborating with actress Minnie Driver on an exclusive furniture collection featuring three hand-drawn patterns in varying colors and scales applied across 16 silhouettes including chairs, settees, ottomans, headboards, benches and pillows.

Ikea Rolling Out Two New Collections

Ikea is rolling out two new limited-time collections for June: Fornyad, celebrating student and work life, and Annanstans, promoting crafts and job creation.

New iDesign Collection Launches At Container Store

A collaboration between vendor iDesign and partner The Home Edit has rolled out at The Container Store as a curated collection of organizational products developed to help streamline life’s everyday necessities, according to the company.

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.

Ireland Featured Guest At Las Vegas Market’s Gift For Life Benefit

International Market Centers said that Kathy Ireland, chair, CEO and chief designer of Kathy Ireland Worldwide and ambassador for the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation, will be the featured guest at the 9th annual Up on the Roof fundraiser benefiting Gift for Life.

Dallas Market Center Names Gourmet Gold Specialty Food Award Winners

The Dallas Market Center has revealed the winners of the 2019 Gourmet Gold Specialty Food Awards, sponsored by Gourmet Insider magazine. The awards were given out during an awards ceremony and cocktail reception held in the World Trade Center during the Dallas Total Housewares & Gourmet Market.

AmericasMart Touts Gift Growth For Summer Markets

AmericasMart Atlanta is hosting 83 new, expanded, relocated and renewed showrooms for the July 2019 edition of the Gift + Home Furnishings Show.

Sears Hometown & Outlet Struggles In Q1 As Ownership Shifts

Just weeks after the announcement that ESL Holding was pursuing the shares of the company it didn’t yet own, Sears Hometown & Outlet Stores reported lower quarterly comps and earnings.

Report: JetBlue Sues Walmart Over Jetblack Shopping Service

JetBlue Airways Corp. has reportedly sued Walmart for trademark infringement, after the retailer began using the name Jetblack for its text-based personal shopping service.