As it takes a more consumer lifestyle driven approach, The Inspired Home Show has revamped its display areas to better align with the needs of retailers who are approaching customers in new ways, said host International Housewares Association.
Corelle Brands is scheduled to open the Creative Kitchen Studio, a new experiential and multi-purpose space in the Merchandise Mart in downtown Chicago in March 2020.
The International Housewares Association is changing the name of its annual Chicago event from the International Home + Housewares Show to The Inspired Home Show as part of an effort to address the changing reality and lifestyle captivation of today’s marketplace, IHA officials said.
The International Housewares Association annual International Home + Housewares Show Preview, held in New York City, demonstrated that the home merchandise sector continues to dream up new ways to make the lives of consumers easier and more interesting.
Tabletops Unlimited’s Made with Love collection, debuting at the 2017 International Home + Housewares Show, is a new handcrafted stoneware collection.
50 Strong, a brand from a second generation U.S. plastics manufacturer, is bringing its assortment to the International Home + Housewares Show for the first time. The hydration brand has had nationwide distribution at Walmart, but the company aims to expand its brand partnership with additional retailers.