Tabletop & Gifts

Tervis: Old Guys Rule

Tervis Old Guys Rule

NORTH VENICE, Fla.–Tervis is demonstrating that age is only a number with the addition of the Old Guys Rule license to its product lineup. Founded in 2003, Old Guys Rule celebrates a life well lived with its products and apparel. Old Guys Rule “has spread like wildfire” among Baby Boomers, according to Tervis. “Old GuysMore »

Libbey Elects Killion to Board

Theo Killion

TOLEDO, Ohio–Libbey elected Theo Killion to join its board of directors during its annual meeting of shareholders earlier this week.  William A. Foley and Deborah G. Miller also were reelected to the board. Killion is currently CEO and a director of Zale Corporation, the jewelry retailer. Prior to joining Zale Corporation, Killion was employed withMore »

IMC to Host Third Annual Las Vegas Market CEO Summit in Winter 2015

Las Vegas Market CEO summit

LAS VEGAS–International Market Centers and Eller Enterprises announced that the third annual Las Vegas Market CEO Summit has been scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 20, and Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. This executive-level gathering for the gift and home furnishings industry will be presented in connection with the winter 2015 Las Vegas Market, scheduled for Jan. 18-22,More »

HFN Editorial Deadline for July’s Atlanta Markets

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market (July 8-15) and the Atlanta International Area Rug Market (July 9-12). Exhibitors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of debuting products for possible inclusion. Rug and home decor submissions can be sent to Andrea Lillo (alillo@hfnmag.com), whileMore »

Tervis Promotes Teamwork with New Innovation Center

Tervis Groundbreaking

NORTH VENICE, Fla.–Insulated drinkware maker Tervis is building an Innovation Center at its corporate headquarters here in North Venice designed to encourage more open and collaborative teamwork. Members of the marketing, web, new product development, creative, licensing, and line planning departments will be housed in the new 24,000-square-foot building. There will be open working andMore »

Gift Industry to Gather at AmericasMart

AmericasMart

ATLANTA–AmericasMart Atlanta brings the global gift industry together in one time and one place with a landmark presentation of new-to-market products, marketplace innovations and trend-making seminars at The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market schedule for July 8-15. “Today’s retailers are looking for unique, design-driven products with a story,” said Mary Sullivan Harper, seniorMore »

Belk Debuts Cynthia Rowley Home Line

CYNTHIA Cynthia Rowley Lattice bed ensemble

CHARLOTTE, N.C.-Belk has partnered with designer Cynthia Rowley for a collection of home furnishings. Branded as CYNTHIA Cynthia Rowley, the line is available at 70 Belk stores and on belk.com. It includes cotton comforter sets, quilted cotton coverlets, jacquard cotton sheet sets, decorative pillows and a tabletop and entertaining collection. The designs feature Rowley’s signatureMore »

Zak to Bring DC Comics Super Heroes to the Table

Zak Designs

SPOKANE, Wash.–Zak Designs has partnered with Warner Bros. Consumer Products on behalf of DC Entertainment to create a full line of dinnerware, drinkware and on-the-go products featuring characters including Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and Justice League. “These are characters that both kids and adults love, and we couldn’t be more excited to feature them onMore »