Tag Archives: International Home + Housewares Show

Trade Show Preview: Travel Plans for 2014

HFN

December is a time for planning. Along with organizing for the holidays and family gatherings, retailers and executives in the home furnishings world must also start firming up their plans for the plethora of trade shows to come in the new year. HFN’s Trade Show Preview for the first half of the year is hereMore »

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 »

Creative Bath Teams with Jennifer Adams on Bath Products

Jennifer Adams

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.-Creative Bath Products has reached an agreement with interior designer Jennifer Adams for a collection of bath products and accessories. Two new programs in this line will be launched at the International Home + Housewares Show and at the New York Home Fashions Market. One program will consist of fully coordinated bath ensembles includingMore »

IHA: 2014 Housewares Show Nearly Sold Out

International Home + Housewares Show 2014

ROSEMONT, Ill.-The 2014 International Home + Housewares Show is more than 90 percent sold out, according to a statement from the International Housewares Association, the show’s owner and operator. The show will display products from more than 2,100 exhibitors from around the world, including 400 new companies exhibiting for the first time. Among the suppliersMore »

IHA’s Jennifer Lamberg Passes Away

Jennifer Lamberg

ROSEMONT, Ill.–Jennifer Lamberg of the International Housewares Association passed away Sept. 29 after a brief illness. She was 43. Lamberg was executive assistant to IHA President and CEO Phil Brandl and Judy Colitz, manager, special events and executive services. Lamberg joined IHA in 2001. She touched many lives in the industry through her responsibilities forMore »

Holstein Housewares: Accent on Fun

Holstein Pet Treat Maker

Distrivalto’s housewares brand looks to grow in novelty small electrics By David Gill Looking to have fun while cooking? Holstein Housewares probably has a product for you. The brand, offered by Miami-based Distrivalto USA, has established a presence in the novelty small electrics market, which it hopes to expand over the next few years. AMore »