Tabletop & Gifts

Gift Fair Debuts Wayfinder App for Mobile Devices

Gift Fair Debuts Wayfinder App for Mobile Devices

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–The New York International Gift Fair has launched a new Wayfinder application for mobile devices, designed to help show attendees and exhibitors. The Wayfinder offers an improved keyword-search capability, allowing users to search for exhibitors and products by name, product line, product category or description. Other features include the show’s complete seminar schedule,More »

Candle Warmers Relocates in Utah

Candle Warmers Relocates in Utah

WOODS CROSS, Utah–Candle Warmers Etc. has relocated its headquarters and warehouse from Layton, Utah to a new 24,000-square-foot space in Woods Cross, Utah. The new North Salt Lake location represents a significant expansion for the candle warming appliance and giftware manufacturer and allows for future expansion, the company said. “It’s wonderful but not surprising thatMore »

Williamsburg Taps Trend and Tradition in Atlanta

Williamsburg Taps Trend and Tradition in Atlanta

ATLANTA–Williamsburg will introduce a range of home furnishings and gifts at The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market here next week that blends trend and tradition, the company said. Some of Williamsburg’s vendor partners exhibiting product here include Creative Co-Op, Department 56, Jim Shore, Andrea by Sadek, Michaelian Home and Winward. “The breadth ofMore »

Kmart to Launch Gordon Ramsay Housewares Line

Kmart to Launch Gordon Ramsay Housewares Line

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill.–Kmart has reached an agreement to be the exclusive retailer for celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay’s collection of cookware, dinnerware, cooking utensils and small kitchen appliances. Called Gordon Ramsay Everyday, the collection, which will debut this fall at Kmart stores, will be priced in the retailer’s middle price ranges for these product categories. AccordingMore »

MMPI: California on Forefront of International Design

MMPI: California on Forefront of International Design

LOS ANGELES–A strong line-up of unique, on-trend products and collections will debut at the California Gift Show later this month, according to show owner and organizer MMPI. There will be an emphasis on the region’s emerging product designers, artists and craftsmen. “California Gift Show delivers a unique marketplace for sourcing both a dynamic breadth ofMore »

AmericasMart Readies for Gift, Rug Shows

AmericasMart Readies for Gift, Rug Shows

ATLANTA–Living. Outdoor/Indoor.The Gardens continues to refine and broaden the spectrum of casual living product innovations and resources this month when AmericasMart Atlanta hosts the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market July 13 – 20 (with Temporaries taking place Friday, July 15 – Tuesday, July 19) and The Atlanta International Area Rug Market July 14More »

Chicago Market, GHTA Partner for “Shop Local” Event

Chicago Market, GHTA Partner for “Shop Local” Event

CHICAGO–The Chicago Market: Living and Giving has formed an alliance with the Gift & Home Trade Association (GHTA) to offer a Shop Local event on Aug. 1 from 4:45-7:30 p.m. The event involves a trolley tour for retailers attending the Chicago Market, who will have the opportunity to meet and network with owners of shopsMore »

HFN Deadline for Gift Fair Product Submissions This Friday, July 8

HFN Deadline for Gift Fair Product Submissions This Friday, July 8

NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its coverage of the New York International Gift Fair in August. Vendors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of products that they plan to highlight in their showrooms. Manufacturers of bedding, bath products and window treatments should submit their information to David Gill, senior editor, at dgill@hfnmag.com. Vendors ofMore »