Tabletop & Gifts

Las Vegas Market Opens Today

World Market Center

LAS VEGAS-The Summer Las Vegas Market opens  today, with numerous new exhibitors exemplified by 50 scheduled ribbon-cutting ceremonies. The new exhibitors include well-known vendors such as Agio, Amer Rugs, Malouf, Décor-Rest, Andrea by Sadek and Moe’s Home Collection. The market is also presenting the largest number of temporary exhibitors in its history, showcasing nearly 500More »

WWRD Takes Permanent Space at Las Vegas Market

WWRD

NEW YORK—Waterford Wedgwood Royal Doulton announced today that it has invested in a permanent showroom, building C, showroom 0154, at Las Vegas Market. The company had shown in a temporary space at the two previous markets. The new WWRD showroom will feature luxury products geared towards the home decor and interior design trade. The companyMore »

NY Now “Made in the USA” Display to Spotlight 314 Products

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-A record 314 products will be showcased in NY Now’s “Made in the USA” exhibit when the trade show takes place next month. Curated by designer Paul Thompson, the exhibit will feature a cross-category assortment of handmade and factory produced products. Merchandise in the display will represent all four NY Now collections. NearlyMore »

Lorena Gaxiola to Exhibit for First Time at NY Now

Lorena Gaxiola

SAN DIEGO-Lorena Gaxiola, the luxury home decor designer, will exhibit at next month’s NY Now trade show for the first time. Located in booth 3009 in the Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares division, Gaxiola will present her collection of Meaningful Objects for the Home. This line will include her Soft Rocks Glasses, La Loteria Casual Dinnerware,More »

NY Now Partners with HGTV Magazine

Scott McGillivray

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-NY Now has formed an alliance with HGTV magazine to bring two blogger initiatives to the summer show next month. The programs are HGTV magazine’s first-ever Blogger Block Party, which will include opportunities for bloggers to meet, craft and share their experiences, and which will take place on Aug. 18 from 12-8 p.m.More »

Las Vegas Market Sells Out Temp Space

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market, for the first time, has sold out the temporary presentation space in the C-ONE cross category showcase for the summer edition of the market, which takes place later this month, according to International Market Centers, which owns and operates the show. “We have experienced 41 percent growth in temporary exhibits sinceMore »

ICON Honors Awards Innovation in the Gift and Home Industry

Surya’s Satya Tiwari with his two awards

ATLANTA–The fifth-annual Icon Honors recognized the best in global innovation at a gala event during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, which ended earlier this week. More than 1,000 people attended the event, which included a musical performance by Heart. The Icon 2014 Innovation Honors went to  Surya for Technology Innovations and  LeftbankMore »

Le Creuset, Kuhn Rikon, Fusionbrands Among Red Dot Winners

Fusionbrands' Grill Comb

ESSEN, Germany–The Red Dot Award: Product Design 2014 winners were presented last week at a gala event here. Seventy-two entries received the highest award of the Red Dot: Best of the Best, 1,120 products were awarded a Red Dot for outstanding product design and 123 works were given an honorable mention. In the tableware andMore »