TV Stars Highlight New SodaStream Ad Campaign

SodaStream has launched what it said is a “new environmental global campaign” that features television stars Mayim Bialik of “The Big Bang Theory” and Kristian Nairn of “Game of Thrones.”

Samsung Appoints Baxter President, CEO North America

Samsung has appointed Tim Baxter to the position of president and CEO of Samsung Electronics North America, effective immediately.

Kiss Products Expands Hair Care Tool Lineup

Kiss Products has expanded its hair tool collection with the new Gold Series, a line of four metallic, matte gold and rose gold hair tools that launched exclusively on Amazon.

Report: Jawbone To Liquidate

Jawbone, a fitness tracker and consumer electronics manufacturer, has begun liquidation proceedings after its fitness trackers failed to garner consumer interest, according to multiple reports.

Helen Of Troy Reports Solid Start To Fiscal 2018

Helen of Troy reported a solid start for its first quarter 2018, ended May 31, 2017, with its housewares segment driving sales growth.

TV Stars Highlight New SodaStream Ad Campaign

SodaStream has launched what it said is a “new environmental global campaign” that features television stars Mayim Bialik of “The Big Bang Theory” and Kristian Nairn of “Game of Thrones.”

Dyson Launches Robotic Vacuum

Dyson is launching its Dyson 360 Eye robotic vacuum in the U.S. market.

Outset Offers Hot Dog Spiral Cutter

Outset from Fox Run Brands is offering a Spiral Cutter for the summer season. The gadget is designed for cutting hot dogs in spirals, said the company.

All-Clad Launches Precision Cutlery Collection

All-Clad has launched its Precision Cutlery collection.The new cutlery collection includes a 7-piece set, a carving set and a steak knife set.

Lagostina Adds Hammered Copper Roaster

Lagostina, a Groupe SEB brand, has added to its Martellata cookware line with a new hammered copper roaster.

Hammer Stahl Launches Cooking Blog

Hammer Stahl has launched a blog on its website, “Notes from the Kitchen.” According to the company the blog is focused on how cooking at home helps create health, independence, community and joy.

Outset Offers Hot Dog Spiral Cutter

Outset from Fox Run Brands is offering a Spiral Cutter for the summer season. The gadget is designed for cutting hot dogs in spirals, said the company.

All-Clad Launches Precision Cutlery Collection

All-Clad has launched its Precision Cutlery collection.The new cutlery collection includes a 7-piece set, a carving set and a steak knife set.

Microplane Adds Grip’n Strip Vegetable Peeler

Microplane has added the Grip’n Strip vegetable peeler to its kitchen tool assortment.

Nostalgia Inspires Luigi Bormioli’s Happy Days Glassware

Luigi Bormioli has introduced the Happy Days collection, an expansion of its Thermic glassware assortment. The retro inspired Happy Days glasses and bowl design would fit right into a 1950’s soda shop, according to the company.

Tamara Childs Opens Permanent Atlanta Showroom

Tamara Childs Collection has opened two new permanent showrooms, in Atlanta’s AmericasMart and in the Las Vegas World Market Center.

Midwest-CBK Expands Home Decor Collections For Summer Markets

Midwest-CBK will launch 1,000 new everyday CBK home décor and Midwest Gift garden, baby and kids gift designs for the summer markets in Dallas, Atlanta and Las Vegas.

Genius Brands Sets Licensing Deal With Jay Franco

Genius Brands International, a media company that creates, produces and licenses children’s entertainment content, has added licenses for its upcoming animated preschool series “Rainbow Rangers,” including Jay Franco for bedding and home décor.

Spectrum Diversified Designs Appoints National Sales Managers

Spectrum Diversified Designs has appointed Jim Anderson and Tony Levis as national sales managers. They are tasked with managing and building sales, creating sales strategies for national and independent accounts, as well as facilitating new business development.

Hailo Appoints Timothy Morgan VP/Sales, Marketing

Hailo, a manufacturing company specializing in ladders, storage products and housewares accessories, has appointed Timothy Morgan as its new vp/sales and marketing. Morgan will be responsible for directing and managing all sales and marketing in the U.S.

Oxo Adds Herb Storage To GreenSaver Lineup

Oxo has expanded its Good Grips GreenSaver line with an herb keeper and a crisper insert. The line is designed to keep produce fresher for longer in the fridge, noted the company.

International Market Centers Appoints Magliarditi SVP/Operations

International Market Centers has appointed Joseph Magliarditi as svp/operations and a member of the company’s executive leadership team.

Las Vegas Market Adds More Temporary Resources

The Las Vegas Market continues to grow its temporary resources, offering more than 500 temporary exhibitors at the upcoming summer market, with more than 20% representing first time participants.

Fred’s Appoints Jenne Chief Financial Officer

Fred’s has appointed Jason Jenne as evp/chief financial officer. He succeeds Rick Hans, who is stepping down from the company to pursue other opportunities.

Staples Rolls Out Robotic Fulfillment Solution

Staples has rolled out a robotic material handling solution for its fulfillment centers powered by Great Star Industrial USA.