Merritt International will debut its new collections of heavy-weight melamine for 2019 during the winter markets in Atlanta, Dallas, Las Vegas and New York as well as at the International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago.
Portmeirion Group has debuted the Spode Kingsley tabletop collection. The new range of tableware features the Kingsley pattern, taken from the Spode archives. It features a winding large-scale floral in rich shades of violet with coordinating accents in teal and ochre.
The gathering of family and friends around a communal dinner table has again found its stride, and dinnerware patterns at the fall New York Tabletop Market will see that trend projected onto its surfaces.
Pacific Market International (PMI) has named Bob Keller the company’s new CEO. Effective immediately, Keller is responsible for day-to-day operations of the company, reporting to the board of directors, while Rob Harris, the company’s CEO and founder, transitions to the role of PMI’s chairman of the board.
Gibson Overseas is advancing its bowl-centric product assortments with the launch of new coordinated statements at the upcoming New York Tabletop Market.
New ThermoServ Ltd., a provider of domestically manufactured drinkware and dinnerware, has launched a new brand identity as NTL.
Crate & Barrel has partnered with Draper James, Reese Witherspoon’s southern-inspired lifestyle brand, to launch a new dinnerware collection: Indigo Vine.
Ember’s temperature control ceramic and travel mugs are debuting at Bloomingdale’s as part of the retailer’s “Urban Explorer” installation of its pop-up event, The Carousel at Bloomingdale’s.
RSquared/Zrike Brands will be opening a new showroom at Forty One Madison this month. The new showroom, located on the 10th floor, will be open for the New York Tabletop Market, to be held October 9 through 12.