Tabletop & Gifts

La Rochere Opens North American Subsidiary

La Rochere glassware

BRONXVILLE, N.Y.–French glassware company La Rochere has created a North American subsidiary in Bronxville, N.Y., to distribute and represent the brand in the United States. La Rochere NA Inc. is managed by a sales and customer service team with extensive experience in the import, distribution and marketing of French home decor and tabletop products, accordingMore »

NY Now to Present “Green” Programs

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-Next month’s NY Now will see the return of Degrees of SustainAbility and the Eco Choice Awards, two programs that will highlight socially responsible and eco-friendly products which are displayed in the show’s SustainAbility: design for a better world exhibit. Degrees of SustainAbility outlines industry-specific criteria for identification of “green” products and producers,More »

Rosanna Contest Seeks Sweet Tables

Rosanna

SEATTLE, Wash.–Tabletop company Rosanna is hosting its eighth annual tablescape contest, inviting participants to create one-of-a-kind, dessert-themed tables. The first-place winner will receive a $500 Rosanna gift certificate and the chance to be featured on the company’s blog and social media sites. Second-place winners receive a $200 Rosanna gift certificate, and third-place winners, a $100More »

Candle Association Elects Officers

NCA

WASHINGTON–The National Candle Association elected its officers and board of directors for the upcoming year during its members meeting in Louisville, Ky., last month, in conjunction with the Association’s Annual Conference & Expo. Nancy J. Sedlar of S.C. Johnson & Son will serve as the association’s president for the 2014-2015 term. Rick Langley of Langley/EmpireMore »

The American Made Show Joins Dallas Gift Market

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DALLAS-The American Made Show, a wholesale market for handcrafted products from American and Canadian artists, will debut in Dallas as part of the Total Home & Gift Market next summer, under a new partnership between Dallas Market Center and the producers of the American Made Show. The American Made Show to be held in DallasMore »

Designers to Discuss Trends in Vegas

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS-New trends in home furnishings will be discussed by designers Thom Filicia, Michelle Nussbaumer and Timothy Corrigan during an Ahead of the Curve event at Las Vegas Market later this month. The panel discussion will be moderated by “Today” contributor Susanna Salk and will take place on Tuesday, July 29 at 10 a.m. inMore »

Atlanta Gift Market Opens Today

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ATLANTA–The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market opens today, with the Atlanta International Area Rug Market opening tomorrow. Among the market changes is the debut of the new Market Club on Floor 6 in Building 1. Buying companies that attend five markets over a five-year period are extended membership in the lounge, where theyMore »

NY Now to Host More than 400 International Suppliers

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-More than 400 international vendors, representing 60 countries, will be among the exhibitors at the summer edition of NY Now. The show will have six international pavilions, which will include Brazil (represented by Worldwide Import/Export with 27 companies; France, represented by Ubifrance with 18 companies and Chambre Regionale de Metiers et de l’artisanatMore »