With less than five months to go before opening day, the 2015 International Home + Housewares Show is over 90% sold out, according to the event’s owner and operator International Housewares Association (IHA).
IHA president and ceo Phil Brandl said: “We’re very pleased with the response from exhibitors and expect to be completely sold out very soon. We’re also encouraged by the return of several familiar companies who are exhibiting after a brief absence.”
The Show will host more than 2,100 exhibitors from around the world, including 400 new companies. Examples of first-time companies as well as suppliers returning after an absence in the Dine + Design Expo include Beeline Creative, Carmie’s Kitchen, Cosmoplast, Primitives by Kathy, Rigamonti Pietro & Figli s.r.l., Sambonet, Shiraleah, Stone Candles and Terre Etoilee. Examples in the Discover Design section include Black + Blum, Crow Canyon Home, Iittala, Neolid, New Soda and Poppin.
The show will be held from March 7- 10 2015 at McCormick Place in Chicago.