- HFN Launches Interactive Idea Book
Having premiered with great success at High Point Market, HFN will publish digital and print Idea Books for Atlanta and Las Vegas markets, featuring trend stories, video and audio interviews, slide shows and more.
- SPONSORED: Abbyson's Fashion-Forward Collections Shine in High Point
Impactful and functional designs dominate the company's introductions, as fresh colors in leather and upholstery make bold—and sometimes subtle—statements.
- Winning Inventions at the Housewares Show
HFN polled retail and wholesale buyers who shared their favorite new product introductions from the popular Inventors Corner.
- American Dreaming
Dara Trujillo of HSN was scoping the Housewares Show for the retailer’s American Dreams entrepreneurial program. Innovators sometimes “just need one person to give them a shot,” she told HFN.
- What's Cooking with Men?
An untapped growth market, men aged 15 to their 50s are cooking in the kitchen, said Steve Katz of Man the Kitchen, and retailers should tweak their strategies to reach this group. After his presentation at the recent Housewares Show, Katz spoke to HFN about how men equip in the kitchen; “they have an own-it attitude.”
- Sweet Spot for Housewares
Joe Derochowski, executive director and home industry analyst at NPD, believes housewares is in “a nice little sweet spot” for growth due to changing demographics. He told HFN the industry needs to innovate differently to meet consumer needs.
- Sponsored: De’Longhi Unveils New Products Across Home at the Houseware Show
Home environment products with sleek designs, as well as a plethora of coffeemakers and kitchen countertop appliances dominated new introductions from the company’s new and expanded booth at the show earlier this week.
- Sponsored: Legacy Companies Debuts Newly Acquired Brands at the Housewares Show
Healthy frozen dessert maker Yonanas, the Chef's Choice professional knife sharpening system and the enhanced Omega Juice Cube are three of many new products the company is introducing in Chicago this week.