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WWRD Takes Permanent Space at Las Vegas Market

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NEW YORK—Waterford Wedgwood Royal Doulton announced today that it has invested in a permanent showroom, building C, showroom 0154, at Las Vegas Market. The company had shown in a temporary space at the two previous markets. The new WWRD showroom will feature luxury products geared towards the home decor and interior design trade. The companyMore »

WWRD: Not for Sale

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NEW YORK–WWRD said that recently published reports that its owner, KPS Capital Holdings, is exploring a sale of the company are not true. “WWRD is not for sale. The company remains entirely focused on growing its business around the world and its brand portfolio is in better shape than ever,” said a WWRD spokesman. EarlierMore »

Report: WWRD Owner Exploring Sale

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NEW YORK–Reuters has reported that WWRD owner KPS Capital Holdings is in the “early stages” of exploring a sale of the company. WWRD includes the tabletop brands Waterford, Wedgwood and Royal Doulton. Citing unnamed sources, the story said KPS is interviewing investment banks about a potential sale, “expected early next year.” Neither KPS or WWRDMore »

Las Vegas Market Continues Expansion and Refinements

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LAS VEGAS–Las Vegas Market said it will continue its exponential rate of change, growth and redefinition during the upcoming Las Vegas Summer Market, Sunday, July 27, to Thursday, July 31. Key highlights for the summer Las Vegas Market include sustained growth in permanent and temporary furniture, gift and home decor resources, as well as categoryMore »

Tabletop Presence Expands in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Six specialty tabletop brands are opening and expanding showrooms or temporary exhibit spaces as part of the c-ONE cross-category showcase for Las Vegas Market this summer. Lifestyle provider Lunares and Los Angeles-based sales representative group Vest & Associates are opening showrooms for the summer Market; WWRD (Waterford Wedgwood Royal Doulton) is expanding its presentation,More »

Royal Albert Teams with Miranda Kerr

Miranda Kerr

BARLASTON, United Kingdom-WWRD’s Royal Albert brand has formed a partnership with model and entrepreneur Miranda Kerr to produce a collection of tea sets and giftware. To be called Miranda Kerr for Royal Albert, the line is now being designed by Kerr. Specifics about the collection will be announced in the coming months, according to aMore »

WWRD Acquires Rogaška

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NEW YORK-WWRD has acquired Slovenian crystal maker Rogaška and its subsidiaries in the U.S., Slovenia and Croatia. WWRD has purchased all 21,600,000 shares issued by Steklarna Rogaška d.d. The purchase price was not disclosed. According to a statement from WWRD, which includes the Waterford, Wedgwood and Royal Doulton brands, Rogaška operates one of the highestMore »