While Derek Miller has been president of the International Housewares Association for a year his history with the organization dates back two decades.
The International Housewares Association (IHA) has introduced an online process for submitting topics for educational sessions at The Inspired Home Show, IHA’s Global Home + Housewares Market in 2020.
International Market Centers has revealed that the TrendWatch program for the upcoming Fall High Point Market will feature three directional themes: Animalier, Drenching and Focus.
The Las Vegas Market said its ninth annual Up on the Roof Gift for Life fundraiser generated $16,000 for DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS.
The Dallas Market Center has announced a call for entries for the 4th Annual Gourmet Gold Housewares Awards, to be held at the market during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, January 8-14, 2020. Entries are open through October 25.
As housewares suppliers continue to grapple with disruption in the retail market and the ever-changing housewares consumer, they also must plan for the future, including attracting younger employees and exploring new markets to pursue. These issues and more will be explored during “Building for the Future… New Leaders, New Markets,” the 2019 Chief Housewares Executive SuperSession (CHESS), September 24-25 in Oak Brook, IL.
Linon Home Decor’s colorful stool and ottoman introductions for the Summer Las Vegas Market aimed to demonstrate that size, function and fun all mean something to consumers.
Dallas Market Center is planning the return of the fall Dallas Design Week, September 23 to 26, 2019, including the Dine + Design luncheon and the ColorMix Forecast 2020 presentation by Sherwin-Williams along with multiple days of seminars, receptions and networking.
As it approached the Summer Las Vegas Market, Bush Industries designated new furniture product lines for its showroom, with storage a focal point, as well as expansions and updates in its existing offerings.
Twin Star Home has once again planned a Style Takeover at the Las Vegas Market.
International Market Centers (IMC) has promoted Cain Brodie to general manager of the Las Vegas Design Center (LVDC), effective August 1. The design center is a collection of design-driven, open year-round showrooms located on the Las Vegas World Market Center campus.
Forty One Madison, home to the permanent showrooms of several tableware and gift brands, will be showcasing a selection of brands at its own pavilion at the NY Now Market. The market is scheduled to be held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, August 10 to 14 in New York City.
At the Summer Las Vegas Market, Twin Star Home will spotlight mini-collections and updates to best-selling product lines as well as new CoolGlow and PanoGlow electric fireplace lines.
International Market Centers (IMC) will launch the First Look Summer Focus: 2020 Vision at the upcoming summer Las Vegas Market, scheduled to be held July 28 to August 1.