Tag Archives: International Housewares Association

IHA offers free webinar series

Housewares product developers and retailers looking for guidance on where to focus critical resources in the coming months and years can find some insights in a new webinar series from the International Housewares Association (IHA). The complimentary six-part series runs from tomorrow (Thursday July 9). It features the newly created …

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‘Vibrant buzz’ at sold-out Chicago housewares show

The just-concluded 2019 International Home + Housewares Show is garnering rave reviews from the industry, according to its owner and operator International Housewares Association (IHA), with ‘an overall sentiment that the quality of buyer attendees was the strongest in years’. The Show was sold-out with 2,205 exhibitors from 43 countries …

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Global Honorees for Retail Excellence announced at Chicago show

The International Housewares Association (IHA), sponsor and organiser of the IHA Global Innovation Awards (gia) programme announced the 2019 gia Global Honorees for Retail Excellence at The International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago on March 2. The five Global Honorees are: Jumbled (Australia), Bahne (Denmark), S-KULTUR (Germany), Futako Tamagawa …

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Chicago exhibition to be renamed ‘The Inspired Home Show’ in 2020

The International Housewares Association (IHA) has announced that it is changing the name of the International Home + Housewares Show to ‘The Inspired Home Show, IHA’s Global Home + Housewares Market’ in 2020. IHA, which is a not-for-profit, full-service association that sponsors the International Home + Housewares Show, said the change …

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IHA reveals finalists for Global Innovation Awards (gia) for product design

The International Housewares Association (IHA) has named the 65 products that have reached the finals of its Global Innovations Awards (gia) for product design. The winners (called global honorees) will be announced at the gia dinner, held on the first night of The International Home + Housewares Show, which takes …

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2019 International Home + Housewares Show is sold out

The 2019 International Home + Housewares Show is sold out, according to the event’s owner and operator International Housewares Association (IHA). More than 2,200 exhibitors (including 400 new companies) from over 50 countries will show their wares at the Show, which takes place from Saturday March 2 to Tuesday March …

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2018-2019 gia national winners announced

The International Home + Housewares Show and International Housewares Association (IHA) – global sponsors and organisers of the IHA Global Innovation Awards (gia) programme – have revealed the names of the 2018-2019 national gia winners. A total of 30 home and housewares retailers from 29 countries around the globe have …

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13 companies win IHA Global Innovation Awards for product design

Thirteen housewares suppliers have been named as Global Honorees of in the International Housewares Association’s (IHA) Global Innovation Awards (gia) for product design. The winners were announced at a dinner during the 2018 International Home + Housewares Show, which ends tomorrow (Tuesday March 13) at McCormick Place at Chicago. The …

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Harrods wins two global awards for housewares retail excellence

The International Home + Housewares Show of Chicago and the International Housewares Association (IHA) of the US, the global sponsors and organisers of the IHA Global Innovation Awards (gia), have announced the 2018 gia Global Honorees for Retail Excellence. The Global Honorees are: Harrods (UK), The Chopping Block (US), Tugo (Colombia), …

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US housewares veterans to be honoured at Chicago show

Three American housewares veterans will be honoured for their philanthropic endeavours during the 2018 International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago in March. Shelley Salomon, vice president of Home for online giant Amazon; Bill Dillard III, senior vice president of retailer Dillard’s; and Georg J. Riedel, owner of housewares supplier …

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