Tabletop & Gifts

Steuben Names Samitt President

Steuben Names Samitt President

NEW YORK-Steuben Glass has appointed Mark Samitt president from his position as chief operating officer, a position he’s held since June 2009. With 20 years of experience in consumer and luxury goods, Samitt held the position of chief operating officer, North America and Global Supply Chain with Movado Group before joining Steuben. “I am honoredMore »

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 »

Tabletop Market and Printsource to Run Concurrently at 7 W

Tabletop Market and Printsource to Run Concurrently at 7 W

NEW YORK–The upcoming Tabletop Market Week (April 13-16) will run in tandem with Printsource New York (April 13-14,) the market for surface and textile design.Taking place on the 11th floor, this complementary show will be an added bonus for tabletop designers and product developers shopping the market. Similarly, Printsource showgoers will be able to shopMore »

Nine Permanent Showrooms to Open at Forty One Madison

Nine Permanent Showrooms to Open at Forty One Madison

NEW YORK–Nine new showrooms will bow at Forty One Madison during the New York Tabletop Show, scheduled for April 13-16. “I think it’s fair to say we are definitely seeing ‘the end of that thing called 2009!’” said Laurie Burns, senior vice president and director of Forty One Madison. “Retailers are looking to position themselvesMore »

Zwilling J.A. Henckels to Open Forty One Madison Showroom

Zwilling J.A. Henckels to Open Forty One Madison Showroom

HAWTHORNE, N.Y.–Zwilling J.A. Henckels will unveil a permanent showroom at Forty One Madison during the spring New York Tabletop Show, scheduled for April 13-16. The Zwilling J.A. Henckels showroom at Forty One Madison will be the first exclusive and permanent showcase of its premium product offerings. The company will utilize the showroom to highlight itsMore »

Churchill China Cooks Up New Jamie Oliver Collection

Churchill China Cooks Up New Jamie Oliver Collection

NEW YORK–Churchill China has launched its Jamie Oliver tabletop collection just in time for the debut of the celebrity’s new television program on ABC. The collection was unveiled at the Ambiente fair in Frankfurt last month and at the International Home + Housewares Show last week. It includes two new dinnerware patterns since the companyMore »

Gormley Sculpture on View at 230 Fifth Ave.

Gormley Sculpture on View at 230 Fifth Ave.

NEW YORK–A sculpture by artist Antony Gormley has been installed on the rooftop of the 230 Fifth Avenue showroom building.The work is part of Gormley’s Event Horizon exhibit, and will be on display from March 26 through Aug. 15. This public exhibit consists of 31 life-size body forms Gormley cast in iron and fiberglass. TheyMore »

New Dallas Bridal Show Scheduled for Fall

New Dallas Bridal Show Scheduled for Fall

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center announced its new Dallas Bridal Show will be held Sept. 11-14, together with the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market.The all-inclusive show will focus on all things bridal, from tabletop, stationery and gift, to apparel and accessories. “We’ve created the show to address the needs of the industry and cater to retailersMore »