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NYIGF’s Baby & Child Division to Expand

NYIGF’s Baby & Child Division to Expand

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–Following its well-received debut in August 2010, the new juried Baby & Child division will expand by 20 percent for the winter 2011 New York International Gift Fair to feature some 150 companies offering sophisticated and purpose-driven products for children 0-10 years. “The demand for sophisticated and stylish children’s products is exploding, andMore »

Williamsburg to Showcase Licensees at Tabletop, High Point Shows

Williamsburg to Showcase Licensees at Tabletop, High Point Shows

WILLIAMSBURG, Va.–Williamsburg’s various licensees will debut products at the New York Tabletop Show and the High Point International Home Furnishings Market this week. In New York, Reed & Barton will extend the popular Williamsburg Farmyard Friends collection of baby gifts with a ceramic child’s set and a musical carousel, both decorated with baby animals basedMore »

Caffco to Unveil New Dallas Showroom

Caffco to Unveil New Dallas Showroom

MONTGOMERY, Ala.–Home decor and garden manufacturer Caffco will reveal its newest showroom in the Dallas Trade Mart in January. This launch follows the opening of its showroom in Building 2 in Atlanta’s AmericasMart earlier this year. In addition, Caffco has announced its partnership with the Dallas-based J. Brandes sales organization. When visiting the new DallasMore »

Caffco to Unveil New Dallas Showroom

Caffco to Unveil New Dallas Showroom

MONTGOMERY, Ala.–Home decor and garden manufacturer Caffco will reveal its newest showroom in the Dallas Trade Mart in January. This launch follows the opening of its showroom in Building 2 in Atlanta’s AmericasMart earlier this year. In addition, Caffco has announced its partnership with the Dallas-based J. Brandes sales organization. When visiting the new DallasMore »

Showplace Unveils Smart Phone Shopping App

Showplace Unveils Smart Phone Shopping App

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Showplace, a multi-tenant showroom building, is unveiling a smart phone shopping app at the market designed to revolutionize the buyer experience. The app, called Showplace Shopper, enables buyers to scan Quick Response codes assigned to products as they shop Showplace showrooms—capturing information about the products and images of items that interest them onMore »

Gourmet Housewares Show Scheduled for August 2011

Gourmet Housewares Show Scheduled for August 2011

NEW YORK–GLM, a dmg world media business, has announced that the Gourmet Housewares Show, the annual event for upscale gourmet products, will run alongside the New York International Gift Fair at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center beginning next August. Scheduled for Aug. 14 -  Aug. 18, the Gourmet Housewares Show at NYIGF will showcaseMore »

Simms Named Sales V.P. at Classic Home

Simms Named Sales V.P. at Classic Home

LOS ANGELES–Classic Home, a Classic Concepts company and manufacturer and distributor of eco-friendly furniture collections and other categories, has appointed Gary Simms senior vice president of sales. He reports to Harpal Singh, president and chief executive officer, Classic Concepts. With 30 years experience in the furniture and home decor industries, Simms was most recently nationalMore »