Discover Design Nearly Sold Out for 2014 Housewares Show
December 5, 2013,
ROSEMONT, Ill.-Discover Design, the section of the International Home + Housewares Show that highlights products with unique designs, is nearly sold out for the show that will take place this coming March.
The more-than 100 exhibitors that are taking part in this section will include newcomers Ary Trays, David Rasmussen, Ekobo Ecology, Finell, Make International, Rosendahl Timepieces, R.F. Yamakawa, Scandinavian Child and Winestor. Returning exhibitors in the section will include Alessi, Blomus, Charles Viancin, Govino, Joseph Joseph, Koziol, Nambe, Present Time, Robert Welch, Room Copenhagen and Sagaform.
In addition, the section will spotlight an expanded Design Debut, the show's design incubator program, with 10 exhibitors new to the show. Participants at the March show will include Andie Olive, Chisel & Mouse, Exclusivas Saigo, Johnny Hermann, Maia Ming Designs, Manual, Materious, Nicole Porter, Port Living and S2BH.
For the gia award, Discover Design companies can submit two new products and one collection for consideration. The 11 winners will be announced at the invitation-only gia dinner on March 16, at the Radisson Blu Chicago.
Other Articles By Author
Adriana Hoyos Relaunches Brand at High Point Market
HFN's DIGITAL EDITION
2017 State of the Industry Report
Cautious Optimism, Mixed Results
Many expected 2016 would be a banner year, but the political and economic climate softened consumer confidence. It was also a year consumers spent more lavishly on home remodeling rather than decorating.
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:
- TJX Unveils First U.S. Homesense Store - In a time when retailers are reducing store counts, TJX continues to get physical.
- Ikea’s Fluid Spaces - The retailer’s new intros reflect multifunctional rooms.
- N.Y. Home Fashions Market Preview - Textile textures get soft and cozy, colors warmer.