To enhance visitor experience and increase buyer participation, International Market Centers said it will launch a three-year, $280 million investment in new initiatives to enhance its market participation in Atlanta, High Point and Las Vegas.
The Dallas Market Center has named the winners of the 2019 Gourmet Gold Housewares Awards, sponsored by Gourmet Insider magazine. The awards program recognizes manufacturers in the housewares industry exhibiting at Dallas Market Center. Winners will be celebrated during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, January 16-22, 2019.
Registration for the Spring 2019 High Point Market, April 6 to 10, is now open for buyers, international buyers, exhibitors, trade/industry, press and students, the High Point Market Authority has announced.
London-based industrial designer Sebastian Bergne has selected 26 kitchen tools and home gadgets for Solutions, a product and design showcase that will be presented at the upcoming Ambiente show.
The National Retail Federation will close its 2019 Retail’s Big Show convention with a keynote presentation by Magnolia’s Chip and Joanna Gaines.
With retailing’s middle ground becoming more vulnerable between price-driven and luxury sectors, the stakes are higher for retailers to become more “remarkable,” said Steven Dennis, founder and president of retail strategist SageBerry Consulting. Dennis, in his keynote to open the third annual Home Improvement eRetailer Summit in Chicago, said the urgency of a remarkable makeover is underscored by the immediate challenge faced by many middle-market retailers— physical, digital or omnichannel.
The Dallas Market Center has named its judging panel for the Gourmet Gold Housewares Awards. The awards will be presented during the winter 2019 Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, set to take place from January 16 to 22.
Celebrity chefs and culinary experts will make their presence felt at the 2019 International Home + Housewares Show, March 2 to 5, with Robert Irvine making his debut in the Cooking Theater.
HOMEWORLD BUSINESS and the Las Vegas Market have announced that digital food and travel network Tastemade will be honored with the third annual Design Influencer of the Year award at the 2019 Housewares Design Awards, on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, at Las Vegas Market.
The January 27 to 31, 2019, Winter Las Vegas Market will offer a range of educational and other industry-relevant programming, including the 14th annual Las Vegas Market Design Icon Award, the 2019 Housewares Design Awards, the First Look trend presentation and seminar, and Best of the West, which spotlights some of the best designers on the West Coast, according to show host International Market Centers.
The Dallas Market Center has unveiled a new branding campaign, debuting a new logo and magazine as part of the initiative. Both elements are part of a comprehensive, multi-stage strategy to lead with purpose in the new era of wholesale buying, according to the market.
The Dallas Market Center is putting an emphasis on a complete market experience at the upcoming Dallas Total Home & Gift Market with new events, showrooms and other enhancements. The market is scheduled to take place from January 16 to 22, 2019.
AmericasMart has updated its Holiday & Floral/Home Décor collection in preparation for the upcoming Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market. The market is scheduled to be held January 8 to 15.