TJX Recalls Glass Beer Mugs

In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, TJX has issued a recall for a line of glass beer mugs. The CPSC stated that the glass beer mugs can break if heated or used with hot liquid, posing burn and laceration hazards.

Depending On Housewares Again

Housewares veterans like to remind everyone how the category historically has been a dependable business, prone to neither steep gains during economic booms nor steep declines during downturns.

What We Learned In Q1

As the spring weather warmed much of the country in mid-May, the housewares industry digested the first quarter earnings reports from a host of retailers.

TJX Keeps Rolling Through Q4

For the fourth quarter ended January 28, TJX Co. posted net income of $677.9 million, or $1.03 per diluted share, versus $666.5 million, or 99 cents per diluted share, in the year-before quarter.