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Bombay Brand Relaunches in the U.S.; QVC to Debut Collection

Bombay Brand Relaunches in the U.S.; QVC to Debut Collection

NEW YORK–Bombay Company’s globally inspired look is headed back to retail. Once a multi-channel retailer with more than 450 stores, Bombay has been repositioned for the wholesale market with programs targeting the specialty, department and mass channels. The company recently exhibited at the New York International Gift Fair, and it now has a new penthouseMore »

Overstock.com Launches Eziba.com

Overstock.com Launches Eziba.com

SALT LAKE CITY–Overstock.com has launched the latest private sale Web site, called Eziba.com. Focusing on home decor products, Eziba.com is a members-only site that offers daily sale events lasting between 48 and 72 hours. The new site is not accessible through Overstock.com, but visitors can sign up as an Eziba member for free on Eziba.com.More »

Three Products Picked for Eco-Choice Awards at NYIGF

Three Products Picked for Eco-Choice Awards at NYIGF

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–Retailers attending the New York International Gift Fair last week selected three products to receive the Eco-Choice Awards. The awards are presented semi-annually by the Gift Fair and GREENRetailer magazine to “green” gift and home products showcased in the NYIGF SustainAbility: design for a better world display. The summer Gift Fair winners are:More »

Gift Fair 2011 Dates Set

Gift Fair 2011 Dates Set

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–GLM, owner and manager of the New York International Gift Fair, has announced the Gift Fair’s dates for 2011. The winter NYIGF will take place from Jan. 29 through Feb. 3, while the summer Gift Fair is scheduled for Aug. 13 through Aug. 18. The summer show will bring the Gourmet Housewares ShowMore »

Gift for Life to Benefit From Pacific Market Center’s Tabletop by Design

Gift for Life to Benefit From Pacific Market Center’s Tabletop by Design

SEATTLE–Gift for Life, the gift, stationery and home decor industries’ sole charitable organization, will be the beneficiary of the first annual Tabletop by Design, a celebration of all things tabletop and home entertaining organized by the Pacific Market Center. The program was initiated by the Pacific Market Center as a special event complementing its SummerMore »

Bloggers Cite Top Design Products at Gift Fair

Bloggers Cite Top Design Products at Gift Fair

NEW YORK—Bloggers from design and trend-watching Web sites have selected their top products for the Bloggers’ Choice Awards from the Accent on Design section at the New York International Gift Fair. Among the chosen products were cast-iron skillets made by Borough Furnace, cited by Jennifer Lockwood of DailyGrommet.com. Also chosen was the Sundara rug collectionMore »

ARTS Awards Finalists Announced

ARTS Awards Finalists Announced

DALLAS—Dallas Market Center and the Accessories Resource Team (ART) have  announced the 22nd annual ARTS Awards finalists. The ARTS Awards for the home decorative accessories industry is held each January during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market (Jan. 19-25, 2011). This year’s gala will take place on Jan. 22, 2011, in The Grand Pavilion atMore »

Segal Speech, Kentia Rebranding Highlight California Gift Show

Segal Speech, Kentia Rebranding Highlight California Gift Show

LOS ANGELES—The keynote presentation by Gordon Segal and the rebranding of Kentia Hall as Kentia—The Global Marketplace were the highlights at the recent California Gift Show. Segal, chairman and co-founder of Crate and Barrel, spoke on his experiences in launching and operating the retail company. He focused on the importance of differentiating a store, educatingMore »