StoreBound was recently featured on an episode of CNBC’s show, “Make Me A Millionaire Inventor.”
Fiscal year net sales at Spectrum Brands were up 7.4% as growth in the company’s hardware and home improvement, pet supplies and home and garden segments offset declines in its global batteries and appliances division, which includes small electrics and personal care products.
Third quarter sales at SodaStream were up double-digits as efforts to position the brand around sparkling water continues to pay dividends, company officials said.
J.C. Penney is featuring small electrics and major appliances on the cover of its 72-page Black Friday circular, the retailer revealed in an exclusive preview for those that use its mobile app.
The fourth quarter has arrived and with it the final preparations by retailers for the holiday season. While the first three quarters of 2016 were largely unspectacular across a number of housewares product segments, all eyes are now watching what steps retailers will take to drive product into the hands of consumers.
Small electrics supplier Chefman has officially launched Club Chefman, an online resource that allows consumers to obtain recipes to be used with the company’s appliances while also interacting with a professional chef who will answer cooking-related questions.
Vitamix and Perfect Company, a developer of connected kitchen products, have partnered to introduce the Vitamix Perfect Blend smart scale and recipe app.
Sansaire has raised more than $250,000 through a Kickstarter campaign for its Sansaire Delta WiFi-enabled sous vide machine.