Tag Archives: Nambé

Dallas Market Center Embarks on Renovations

Dallas Market Center

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center has begun to renovate the Housewares and the Expo areas of the Trade Mart to meet the needs of the growing luxury gift, lifestyle design and gourmet housewares categories in Dallas, the DMC said. The initial phase will overhaul and modernize these two sections on the second floor of the Trade MartMore »

Tea Time

lifetime

By Allison Zisko The market for tea-related products in housewares is heating up. According to the Tea Association of the U.S.A., the tea industry in the U.S. continues to flourish, with a wholesale value of roughly $10 billion in retail sales last year. New types of tea, new formulations of tea (particularly the growth ofMore »

Blog: Richard Cohen Happy in New Home

Richard Cohen showroom at 200 Lex

It’s been almost a year since well-known tabletop sales representative Richard Cohen left showroom building 7 W New York for greener pastures, and he appears to be settling in nicely in his new space at the New York Design Center at 200 Lexington Avenue. Cohen’s airy and light-filled showroom is 20 percent larger than theMore »

Tabletop | Spring Beautıes in New York | April 2014

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This month’s New York Spring Tabletop Show promises fresh additions to successful, longstanding programs; new serveware options in a variety of materials and configurations; a scattering of romantic florals; more dinnerware from Portugal; and colorful, highly detailed patterns reminiscent of tile work. CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

Badovinus Named CEO of Nambé

Wayne Badovinus

SANTA FE, N.M.–Nambé has appointed board member Wayne Badovinus president and CEO. Badovinus succeeds Bob Varakian, who left the company in January. Badovinus was the first CEO at Design Within Reach. He oversaw the modern design retailer for six years. He is also the former president and COO of Williams-Sonoma and former president and CEOMore »

Gibson to Exhibit in Atlanta

Gibson

ATLANTA–For the first time in its history, Gibson Overseas will exhibit at the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, which begins this week. Gibson will showcase several of its brands, including Elite, Nambé, Isaac Mizrahi and French Bull, in suite 829A. A company spokesperson said the company has received a lot of demand forMore »

Blog: Tabletop Scraps from Market

Gorham Dinnerware

NEW YORK-The first full day of any trade show tends to be a blur of people and product, a blitz of new patterns, colors and presentations, all to be sorted out and categorized at a later date. It’s tough to summarize the essence of market after only one day, but with all those caveats aside,More »