IHA to Host Global Forum in June
May 13, 2014,
ROSEMONT, Ill.-The International Housewares Association will hold the 2014 Global Forum on June 17-18 in Chicago, featuring overviews from housewares retailers from around the world and sessions on international business issues.
Sponsored also by the International Business Council, the group of IHA members dedicated to boosting their international business, the Global Forum will include market discussions by retailers from four countries. These will include The Homewares Group in Australia, Etna of Brazil, UTC from the Czech Republic and Safat Home of Kuwait.
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