LSA International has introduced the Canopy collection of handmade, recycled glassware.
Kroger and Lindsay Goldberg, a private investment firm that focuses on partnering with families, founders and management teams seeking to actively build their businesses, have formed PearlRock Partners. The new platform will identify, invest in and help grow the next generation of leading consumer product brands, the companies said.
Following the recent imposition of 25% tariffs on $200 billion worth of products made in China, questions are being raised by some in the housewares industry as to the exact timing of when the surcharge was officially in place.
Riedel has launched its Bar Drink Specific Glassware collection at retail. The collection was created in collaboration with spirits specialist Zane Harris, who is known for his mixology at bars such as Dutch Kills, Maison Premiere and Rob Roy.
Several housewares and home goods categories are in the crosshairs of a potential next round of 25% tariffs that could be imposed by the Trump administration on an additional $300 billion in Chinese-made goods. This follows the 25% tariffs that were imposed on $200 billion worth of Chinese-made products that went into effect on Friday, May 10.
Chantal Corp. is putting the spotlight on food allergies with its new AllergenWare cookware. According to the company, if used separate from other cookware to cook safe foods and cleaned properly after use, it can reduce the likelihood of exposure of persons with food allergies to harmful allergens.
Emerald Expositions, parent company of NY Now, said its board of directors has appointed Sally Shankland to the position of president and CEO. Shankland will assume her new role on June 1, 2019 and will remain a member of the company’s board of directors.
After continued pressure from an activist investor group, Bed Bath & Beyond has announced the departure of long-time CEO Steven Temares.
A new round of tariffs put in place on Friday, May 10, by the United States is raising concerns with retailers and trade groups as the retail planning process for the 2019 holiday season begins.