Gadget & Kitchen Tools
Lifetime Brands has entered into a licensing agreement with Meredith Corporation on a line of kitchen tools, food prep and storage containers, bakeware, and cutlery products to be made under the Allrecipes trademark. Allrecipes.com Inc., a leading digital food brand, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Meredith Corporation.
Georg Jensen has added two new barware items to its assortment. The Sky corkscrew and ice cubes are available now, in time for fall and holiday entertaining.
Betty Bossi is now shipping its Meat & Potatoes collection of kitchen gadgets. The new kitchenware collection is designed for preparing various meat and potato recipes.
Zwilling J.A. Henckels has launched the new Kanren cutlery collection exclusively at Williams Sonoma. The company said the collection is named after the Japanese word for “connection.”
Wilshire Industries has introduced new pakkawood bar tools under the company’s Island Bamboo brand.
Igloo has debuted a licensed Scooby Doo Playmate Elite cooler in honor of the cartoon’s 50th anniversary.
Williams Sonoma has launched a new premium glassware, bar tools and home entertaining collection in partnership with Casamigos, the tequila and mezcal brand founded by George Clooney, Rande Gerber and Mike Meldman.
Wüsthof will open its first concept “shop within a shop” at Cooks of Crocus Hill, a MN-based independent gourmet housewares store with locations in St. Paul and Minneapolis. The grand opening will take place at the retailer’s North Loop Minneapolis location on October 11 from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Zwilling J.A. Henckels is highlighting its range of self-sharpening knife blocks for the holiday season.
A Washington State jury recently awarded nearly $6 million to EkoBrew in a case where EkoBrew claimed trademark infringement and unfair competition against Adrian Rivera Maynez Enterprises (ARM) and its owner, Adrian Rivera.
The Ontario Knife Company (OKC) has introduced a five-piece Agilite cutlery block set.