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The Paula Deen Network to Launch This Fall

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SAVANNAH, Ga.–Paula Deen Ventures has announced the Paula Deen Network, an interactive, paid, subscription-based online offering, with an expected September launch. Viewers will be able to engage and access content any time they want on their computers, smartphones and tablets. Programs will feature both short- and long-form content and shows will have themes for everyMore »

IHA to Target Consumers

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ROSEMONT, Ill.–The International Housewares Association plans to unveil a consumer brand, along with a new website, to help facilitate interest in the category and ultimately spark sales for its members. IHA executives told HFN that the brand name and website will be announced next month. The website is expected to be up and running byMore »

Kohl’s Keys on “Yes” in New Campaign

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MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis.-Kohl’s has debuted a new branding campaign centering on the word “Yes”—“a philosophy that has been part of the company’s DNA for decades,” according to a Kohl’s statement. The campaign includes television commercials which began running yesterday. It also encompasses in-store materials and visuals on the company’s website (kohls.com) and throughout all broadcast,More »

GuildMaster Launches “Stories Made by Hand” Contest

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–GuildMaster has launched a contest calling for buyers to submit their favorite stories of how GuildMaster pieces have enhanced their lives for a chance to receive a $1,000 credit towards a future order. The contest will accept entries until Sunday, April 6. Buyers can enter by sharing their stories on the GuildMaster Facebook page,More »

Shopko Conducting Facebook Giveaway of Home Products

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GREEN BAY, Wis.-Beginning on Feb. 7 and extending through March 28, Shopko is offering its customers giveaways of some of its home merchandise through its Facebook page. The products that Shopko customers can enter to win include a Rachael Ray cookware set, a Dyson upright vacuum, a SodaStream soda maker, a Keurig coffeemaker, a CrockMore »

Housewares Show to Keep Attendees Informed Through Social Media

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ROSEMONT, Ill.-The International Housewares Association is expanding its array of social-media access to keep attendees of the International Home + Housewares Show informed on events at the show. IHA will be sending out Twitter feeds and Facebook postings during the show, along with providing access to the association’s show blog, providing information on events, theMore »

Softline Gets Endorsement from Fitness Expert Brignole

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GARDENA, Calif.-Doug Brignole, health and fitness expert and former Mr. Universe and Mr. America, has become the spokesman for the Simple Drape from Softline Home Fashions. Brignole will make appearances at trade shows for Softline during 2014. He is featured on a video on Softline’s Facebook page, in which he explains how the Simple DrapeMore »

Dallas Market Center Reaches 15,000 Facebook “Likes”

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DALLAS–The Facebook page of Dallas Market Center has reached more than 15,000 “likes.” DMC uses the page to serve as a resource for buyers, exhibitors and industry fans, sharing trends, showcasing product offerings, exchanging ideas and more. “Watching our social networking program flourish has been incredible,” said Meredith Hite, vice president, corporate communications, Dallas MarketMore »