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Food for Thought

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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 »

Container Store Debuts Pop! Loyalty Program

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DALLAS-The Container Store has introduced Pop!, a customer engagement program of “Perfectly Organized Perks,” at its 66 stores nationwide and on its website. Members of the Pop! program will be able to earn $15 Pop! Perks throughout the year, and will be rewarded with surprises including special offers, exclusive event invitations, product reviews and others.More »

Container Store Slims Q1 Loss

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COPPELL, Texas-The Container Store posted a first-quarter net loss of $3.6 million, compared to a net loss from last year’s first quarter of $4.8 million. The specialty retailer was able to lighten its red ink partly through a gain of 8.6 percent in net sales, which totaled $173.4 million. Although sales rose, Kip Tindell, TheMore »

Sourcing in São Paulo: The Brazilian Buyer Project

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By Allison Zisko Over the course of two days in early May, 51 Brazilian housewares manufacturers descended on a hotel conference room in São Paulo, Brazil, lugging suitcases filled with plastic and glass and metal goods, armed with the optimism of traveling salesmen. They set their sights on 12 international buying companies from seven countries,More »

Container Store Net Rises in FY, Falls in Q4

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COPPELL, Texas-The Container Store Group reported adjusted net income of $16.4 million for its fiscal year ending on March 1, up 1.2 percent, despite a drop in fourth-quarter net income of 10.6 percent to $10.7 million. The bottom-line numbers were adjusted for a number of items such as distributions to preferred shareholders, the costs forMore »

The Container Store Offers Bridal Shower Guide

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DALLAS–The Container Store has launched a Bridal Shower Guide that offers tips, ideas and inspiration for the “ultimate, organized shower.” With the introduction of the guide, the retailer also kicks off a monthly contest where brides can win a $1,000 Store More Card, by creating a Pinterest Board called “The Organized Shower.” The guide isMore »

Housewares Report: Investing in the Nest

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Home storage, floor care and healthy food prep poised to grow as consumers hunker down at home  By Allison Zisko A gradually improving housing market and a more financially confident consumer have put the housewares industry—traditionally a resilient category to start with—in a position to grow. Industry observers predict that the home storage and organization,More »