Initial reports of merger talks between Target and Kroger appear to be false, according to a report Friday, March 23, from CNBC.
In a night when the housewares industry came together to “Unite, Celebrate and Support,” nearly 1,000 attendees at the annual Housewares Charity Foundation gala raised $1.8 million to benefit HCF’s legacy charity, the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Wayfair is opening a customer service center in Big Flats, NY, and hiring 450 full-time management, customer service and sales employees.
Albertsons has initiated a general registration for the company’s soon-to-be-launched digital marketplace, which will allow participating vendors to direct ship Albertsons customers.
HSN has partnered with chef Michael and Liz Symon to launch Symon Home, their first collection of cooking and entertaining products.
A day after Newell Brands announced a deal with billionaire investor Carl Icahn, activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP said its four nominees for Newell’s board of directors are withdrawing their nominations.
Macy’s is rolling out two new digital initiatives that officials with the department store retailer feel will help boost the shopping experience for its customers.
DKB Household has introduced the Cole & Mason Oil & Vinegar Flow Control line, a new collection of sculptural pourers. The pourers hold both oil and vinegar in one glass container.
The Housewares Show. Utter that phrase to anyone who worked the annual event held recently in Chicago and it will conjure up a multitude of feelings that range from excitement in seeing new products to exhaustion after a long week at McCormick Place.
Spectrum Brands is expanding its George Foreman brand beyond the grilling category with the recent launch of the new Twist & Crisp air fryer.
Oxo has expanded its Pop line of dry food storage containers and added new gadgets to its kitchenware assortment.