Tabletop & Gifts

Facci Joins Julia Knight as National Sales Manager

Facci Joins Julia Knight as National Sales Manager

MINNEAPOLIS—Laurie Facci has joined tabletop and accessory company Julia Knight as national sales director, effective August 30. She was most recently at Daum and Haviland/North America as director of sales, and her prior experience includes almost 10 years as senior national account manager for Baccarat, positions in sales and marketing at Rosenthal USA and viceMore »

13 New and Expanded Show Spaces at 7 W New York for Market

13 New and Expanded Show Spaces at 7 W New York for Market

NEW YORK—Thirteen new and expanded showrooms at the 7 W New York showroom building will be open for Gift & Home Textiles Market Week, which begins tomorrow. The group includes: Two Lumps of Sugar, which markets tableware, kitchen accessories, baby products, picnic products and storage and travel pieces, in room 939; Kimaya USA, maker ofMore »

Chicago Market Announces Best In Show Award Winners

Chicago Market Announces Best In Show Award Winners

CHICAGO—The Chicago Market: Living and Giving presented 10 companies with best-in-show awards for the market completed last month. For Best Exhibit Display, the category awards went to Rolf Glass as the Gourmet Winner; W.I.N.O.S. Inc. as the What a Girl Wants Winner; Amity Home as the Home Winner; Royal Green Enterprise as the Gift &More »

Online Catalog Gallery Generates Leads for NYIGF Exhibitors

Online Catalog Gallery Generates Leads for NYIGF Exhibitors

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.—Leading up to the New York International Gift Fair, opening this coming weekend, the Gift Fair’s Online Catalog Gallery has generated thousands of leads for exhibiting vendors, according to GLM, the show’s owner and manager. By GLM’s count, the gallery has produced more than 5,700 sales leads from 128 countries for some 375More »

Forty One Madison Readies for Tabletop Market

Forty One Madison Readies for Tabletop Market

NEW YORK–Forty One Madison has lined up a full schedule for both buyers and manufacturers during the New York Tabletop Show, scheduled for Oct. 12-15. Heading up the schedule is the Oct. 13 breakfast seminar New Womenomics:  What Women Want & How To Reach Them, Teach Them & Speak Their Language. Delivering the seminar addressMore »

Gift Fair Recognizes Five Participants for Sustainability Practices

Gift Fair Recognizes Five Participants for Sustainability Practices

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.—Five exhibitors in the SustainAbility: design for a better world display at next month’s New York International Gift Fair have been recognized for achieving the highest level of sustainability in their products and manufacturing and business practices. The five exhibitors are: • DBA for the DBA 98 pen, which is 98 percent biodegradableMore »

IFDA to Present Session on Color During Gift Fair

IFDA to Present Session on Color During Gift Fair

NEW YORK—The International Furnishings and Design Association’s New York chapter will conduct a session on color during the upcoming New York International Gift Fair. Titled “The Influence of Color,” the program will explore the impact of color on buying trends in home furnishings. The panelists will be Stacy Garcia, designer and owner of Stacy GarciaMore »