The Oneida Group has added to its leadership team with the appointment of three new executives, all of whom have extensive prior experience with the company. Bert Filice has been named president and chief sales officer. Mike Hanson and Mark Cymanski have been appointed svp/supply chain and vp/procurement, respectively.
Lifetime Brands is set to present the new Wilton Armetale Taos serveware collection at the upcoming winter markets. The serveware is made from a food-safe aluminum alloy.
Merritt International will debut its new collections of heavy-weight melamine for 2019 during the winter markets in Atlanta, Dallas, Las Vegas and New York as well as at the International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago.
Villeroy & Boch has rolled out the Modern To Go collection of bowls and to-go cups in three different colors.
Portmeirion Group has debuted the Spode Kingsley tabletop collection. The new range of tableware features the Kingsley pattern, taken from the Spode archives. It features a winding large-scale floral in rich shades of violet with coordinating accents in teal and ochre.
Jonathan Adler has gained $16 million in working capital from Gordon Brothers and Rosenthal & Rosenthal, Inc., two financing firms. According to Gordon Brothers, the financing is in support of the launch and execution of an exclusive e-commerce brand and product partnership with a major online retailer.