BRISTOL, Pa.—Dansk is introducing Dr. Andrew Weil’s Healthy Kitchen collection of cookware and kitchen electrics.The new line offers a grouping of kitchen electrics and cookware sets that is designed to empower consumers to embrace a healthier lifestyle. The line includes items such as food steamers, slow cookers, blenders and air purifiers.
CHICAGO—Starfrit USA announced a partnership with chef Cat Cora at the International Home + Housewares Show. The Cat Cora by Starfrit Collection of cookware, cutlery and kitchen tools is expected to debut in the fall.
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill.–Serta has signed an agreement with Paula Deen Enterprises to produce a licensed collection of mattresses called Paula Deen Home by Serta. According to a statement from Serta, the collection was designed in collaboration with the celebrity chef and Food Network star. The mattresses are made with an individually wrapped coil innerspring system, … More »
CHICAGO–Chef Mario Batali will have his own booth at the International Home + Housewares Show for the first time, located at #S-3001. On Sunday, March 14, at 11:30 a.m, Batali will be on hand to sign copies of his newest book, “Molto Gusto,” which will be released April 6. Besides cooking demonstrations and tastings throughout … More »
NEW YORK–Springs Global and Waterworks have entered into a license agreement through which Springs will offer bathroom textiles under the Waterworks brand. The debut collection will include towels, bathrobes, shower curtains and bath accessories, according to a joint statement from the two companies. This collection is slated to launch at retailers in September. Its design … More »
GARDEN CITY, N.Y.–Lifetime Brands reported increases in its year-end and fourth-quarter results for 2009, while net sales saw decreases for both periods. For the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009, net income was $5 million, up from a negative $36.8 million the prior year. Net income for the year also saw an increase, reported as … More »
NEW YORK–MG Icon, a newly formed joint venture between Iconix Brand Group and Madonna, announced its first direct-to-retail license agreement with Macy’s for the Material Girl fashion collection. Targeting juniors, the back-to-school apparel collection will launch in August. The strategy for growth will include additional categories in the lifestyle and beauty sectors, including fragrance in … More »
NEW YORK–Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber will host DIFFA’s Dining by Design event at Pier 94 on March 22. The evening, known for its dining installations created by well-known designers, begins with a gala cocktail reception at 6:30, with the gala seated dinner scheduled for 8 p.m. A Cocktail by Design event on March 18 … More »