Libbey has temporarily halted production at its Toledo, OH, and Shreveport, LA, manufacturing facilities for a minimum of two weeks beginning March 23. Company officials stated the changes are in response to the continued spread of COVID-19 and uncertainty regarding the potential impact on the company’s business demand.
Forty One Madison will welcome attendees with a new buyer’s lounge, experiential programming, new products and showroom updates at the New York Tabletop Market, scheduled to be held March 31 to April 3.
Libbey Inc. has appointed Juan Amezquita as the company’s svp/chief financial officer and treasurer, effective January 13, 2020. He succeeds James Burmeister, who has served as Libbey’s CFO since March 2017. Burmeister will remain at the company as svp/chief operating officer.
Eparé has expanded its beverageware assortment with a new double wall mug set.
When it comes to new stemware, The Oneida Group has put the focus on taste, literally. The company has debuted the Flavor First collection of wine glasses developed in collaboration with wine expert and “Wine Bible” author Karen MacNeil.
Villeroy & Boch has debuted its New Moon dinnerware collection, which is said to be inspired by the asymmetrical crescent moon shape.