Bakeware manufacturer G&S Metal Products Company announced a licensing partnership with food maker The Kraft Heinz Company to launch a line of bakeware, kitchen tools and gadgets centered on such popular Kraft Heinz brands as Kraft Mac & Cheese, Heinz, Philadelphia and others.
2020 was the year that yeast and flour were in short supply. People returned to their kitchens, both with dread and with vigor. Recipes that were saved on Pinterest for “when I have time” became recipes created in real life on a daily basis. Cookware and bakeware saw the benefits.
Gibson Overseas, Inc. has revealed its latest celebrity partnership with actress, producer, author and entrepreneur, Tia Mowry. The new Spice by Tia Mowry housewares collection is scheduled to launch in spring/summer 2021.
Meyer Corporation, U.S., which offers Farberware cookware, bakeware, and stovetop coffee percolators, is celebrating the brand’s 120th anniversary with the launch of new limited edition products that are now available for purchase on the company’s redesigned website among other major retailers.
Clipper Corp., a provider of uniforms and restaurant supplies, has won the Burger King Supplier of the Year Award.
The NPD Group’s Future of Home report predicts 15% year-over-year dollar growth for the home products sector during the fourth quarter as the COVID-19 pandemic, and the new habits it is prompting homebound shoppers to develop, continue to reorder the marketplace.
Bradshaw’s GoodCook has partnered with Gemma’s Bigger Bolder Baking, hosted by professional chef Gemma Stafford, to launch her first “Everything You Need to Know About Bakeware” series. Stafford has more than 8 million followers on her website and social media platforms, according to the company.
Tabletops Unlimited (TTU) has partnered with country music icon Dolly Parton on a new lifestyle collection that includes dinnerware; serveware; glassware; cookware; bakeware; and hydration products.
J.C. Penney is kicking off holiday shopping in mid-October with new brands and deals to get customers in the spirit of saving, offering Black Friday pricing throughout November, and capping off with value on all holiday gifts through December.
Williams Sonoma has debuted an exclusive licensed Disney collection of kitchenware. The new collection features classic Disney characters including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck, Goofy and Pluto.
Chicago Metallic from Lifetime Brands has introduced Aurora Bakeware, which is made with an iridescent finish evocative of popular trends like unicorns, mermaids, and all things galactic, the company said.
While the COVID-19 pandemic may have spurred the growth of cookware and bakeware in a variety of ways, the category is now up against an increasing battle of supply and demand. Retailers of differing sizes have been looking to add to their assortments or bolster holiday offerings, but suppliers have been backing down, citing too much demand and not enough product.