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Food for Thought

Oggi

Health has become a prime driver in purchases of food-storage products By David Gill In choosing food-storage products, consumers are voting (with their dollars) for options that are healthy, according to marketers of these products on both the vendor and retail sides. By “healthy,” the marketers mean products that use materials other than plastics, suchMore »

Summer School in Session for Gourmet Catalog

Top Chef Fabio Viviani

DALLAS–Gourmet Catalog & Buying Group will host its 5th Annual Retail Summer School Event during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market this summer. The event, which will take place July 9-10 at AmericasMart, enables housewares vendors, 10 of whom have been added to the group this year, to educate Gourmet Catalog retail membersMore »

Housewares Charity Foundation Raises Nearly $2 Million for Cancer Research

Housewares Charity Foundation

ROSEMONT, Ill.-At its annual gala on March 17, the Housewares Charity Foundation raised more than $1.7 million for cancer research. Proceeds from the gala, which was held at the Navy Pier in Chicago during the International Home + Housewares Show, benefited The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, HCF’s legacy charity, and The Chicago Initiative on PancreaticMore »

Janis Johnson, Wolfgang Wüsthof to be Honored by Housewares Charity

Janis Johnson

ROSEMONT, Ill.–Janis Johnson, president and founder of Gourmet Catalog & Buying Group, and Wolfgang Wüsthof, senior partner of Wusthof-Trident of America, Inc., will be honored by the Housewares Charity Foundation during its 17th Annual Housewares Charity Foundation Gala during the 2014 International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago. Johnson will receive the Specialty Retailer HumanitarianMore »