Pacific Market International (PMI) has named Jonathan Spencer as vp/global finance. Spencer brings over 20 years experience in finance roles across the c-suite, operations and venture capital, and he will lead financial planning and analysis at PMI. He will report to David Parker, the company’s CFO and COO.
The housewares division of Helen of Troy, home to Oxo and Hydro Flask, has promoted Mike Wallenfels to the newly created divisional role of svp/global sales.
S’well has introduced nature-inspired Stone and Animal designs to its water bottle assortment.
Hydy has debuted the Estiva series of sustainable drinkware. The new bottles can be filled with fruit to infuse the water.
Zak Designs has introduced three new Zak!style branded back-to-school collections.
S’well has expanded its accessory assortment with the release of its Stainless Steel Reusable Straw set. The set includes four flexi stainless steel straws and one custom cleaning brush.
Kohl’s and WW (formerly Weight Watchers) are teaming to pilot various health and wellness offerings that include the first in-store WW Studio and the introduction of WW Healthy Kitchen products.
Cambridge Silversmiths has signed a licensing agreement with celebrity chef Robert Irvine to develop a collection of kitchen prep, cutlery and hydration products. Irvine is best known for his top-rated Food Network television show “Restaurant: Impossible.”