Tabletop & Gifts

Icon Honors Calls for Entries

Icon Honors Calls for Entries

ATLANTA–The Icon Honors national call for entries is now open. Created exclusively by AmericasMart Atlanta in partnership with GHTA and HFN, ICON Honors is the first international program fully embracing the gift and home categories in an independent recognition of exemplary achievement across the industry for product manufacturing, product sales representative businesses and retailing. SubmissionsMore »

Spring Tabletop Show Opens Today

Spring Tabletop Show Opens Today

NEW YORK–The New York Spring Tabletop Show begins today with the same sense of optimism and renewal that the season signifies. “I think it’s fair to say we are definitely seeing the end of that thing called 2009,” declared Laurie Burns, director of permanent showroom building Forty One Madison, which unveils nine new showrooms atMore »

Robinson Launches Oneida Spring Collection

Robinson Launches Oneida Spring Collection

NEW YORK–Robinson Home Products is building on the success of its licensing agreement with Oneida with introductions in luxury flatware, housewares flatware, fashion dinnerware, wine accessories and cutlery. “Consumers trust the Oneida brand, and we’re staying close to them using design and national advertising,” said Jim Walsh, president of Robinson Home Products.“We see 2010 asMore »

The Latest Dansk in Town

The Latest Dansk in Town

Very few brands in the home business get a chance for a second act. Once they have been compromised, dumbed down or even ignored, it’s very hard to bring back a great name, no matter how venerable it was. That’s why what is happening at Dansk these days is pretty remarkable. Largely relegated to aMore »

Slant Collection Makes Appearance on Real Housewives Show

Slant Collection Makes Appearance on Real Housewives Show

SAN FRANCISCO–The Obnoxious Affluence collection from Slant Collections made an appearance on the Real Housewives of New York City, as a character on the show presented another with the giant wine glass sporting the phrase, “Go Big or Go Home!” “We were thrilled to see Obnoxious Affluence show up on Real Housewives of New YorkMore »

NYIGF Expands Tabletop Offerings for Summer Market

NYIGF Expands Tabletop Offerings for Summer Market

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–The Accent on Tabletop will expand at this summer’s New  York International Gift Fair, scheduled for Aug. 14-19. Other tabletop-related highlights at the show include a dynamic entrance in the Tabletop & Housewares division featuring industry and design leaders, the return of key suppliers to the market, and first-time participation in NYIGF byMore »

Creative Lifestyle, Living and Giving the Themes at Tendence

Creative Lifestyle, Living and Giving the Themes at Tendence

FRANKFURT, Germany–Consumer goods trade show Tendence, scheduled for Aug. 27 to 31 here, will focus on three themes this year: Giving, Living and Creative Lifestyle. Under the Living theme, home products will be found in several areas of the show, including Hall 11. The Interiors & Decoration section in Halls 8.0 and 9.0 will presentMore »