Veteran housewares chief executive Antonio Galafassi has launched a new company— Warefor— to provide what the company describes as a turnkey solution to help domestic and international manufacturers bring home products to the U.S. market rapidly and cost effectively.
O2Cool LLC has acquired LunchBots, known for its stainless steel bento boxes and on-the-go meal and snack accessories.
Target has unveiled a lookbook for its new Levi’s collection, providing a glimpse at the more than 100 apparel and home items featuring denim, recycled glass and other elements in the Levi brand’s classic style.
Newell Brands reported fourth-quarter sales growth from most of its core operating segments that include home and housewares brands.
Crate and Barrel reported it has partnered with direct-to-consumer cookware brand Caraway to release a new set in a limited-edition colorway, silt green, marking Caraway’s first collection sold through a retailer.
The Cookware Manufacturers Association (CMA) board of directors has named housewares veteran Fran Groesbeck managing director.
Cinsa USA named cookware industry veteran Web Browning vp/sales.
International Market Centers is expanding and renaming its Atlanta March buying event, now the called the Spring Market, to meet the needs of buyers and sellers who want another opportunity to gather earlier in the year.
Groupe SEB’s global headquarters in France announced a new partnership agreement as part of a minority investment in Chefclub, a France-based digital cooking, food and lifestyle content and education platform.
The Atlanta Market, January 12 to 19 at AmericasMart, is showcasing housewares that touch on the Made From Scratch trend.…