Bradshaw Home has appointed Scott Henrikson as svp/international, effective immediately. In this new role, Henrikson will lead international sales and business development activities for the company, which also includes Canada.
GoodCook, a division of Bradshaw Home, continues its partnership with the Emeril Lagasse Foundation through its support of Emeril’s Culinary Garden & Teaching Kitchen. Established by the foundation, the program integrates culinary gardens and teaching kitchens in schools to create interactive learning environments centered on food.
Robinson Home has introduced a range of new baking tools from the CraftKitchen brand, in time for the holiday entertaining season.
Williams Sonoma has debuted an exclusive licensed Disney collection of kitchenware. The new collection features classic Disney characters including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck, Goofy and Pluto.
Regal Ware has finalized the acquisition of the Espro brand of premium coffee and tea presses and accessories. The Espro brand has become an integral part of Regal Ware’s line of kitchen products since the company became majority shareholder, according to Regal Ware.
Chicago Metallic from Lifetime Brands has introduced Aurora Bakeware, which is made with an iridescent finish evocative of popular trends like unicorns, mermaids, and all things galactic, the company said.
Robinson Home Products has inked a licensing agreement with ViacomCBS for the Nickelodeon properties SpongeBob SquarePants, JoJo Siwa and Paw Patrol.
While the COVID-19 pandemic may have spurred the growth of cookware and bakeware in a variety of ways, the category is now up against an increasing battle of supply and demand. Retailers of differing sizes have been looking to add to their assortments or bolster holiday offerings, but suppliers have been backing down, citing too much demand and not enough product.
Rigwa Life, manufacturers of the Rigwa stainless steel food storage bowl, has developed the Divide & Conquer insert.
Dreamfarm’s new Spina and Orlid kitchen gadgets have won 2020 Good Design Awards.