Highlights from August 2014



Headline News

The Grommet Launches Wholesale Ecommerce Platform As Part of the White House Maker Faire

The Grommet, the unique product launch platform for the world's most innovative, new-to-market products is announcing the launch of The Grommet Wholesale, a digitally enabled way for brick-and-mortar stores to stock their shelves. The Grommet is announcing this endeavor at the White House's first-ever Maker Faire as a response to President Obama's [more] »


26th Annual ARTS Awards Finalists Announced

Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, announced the 26th annual ARTS Awards finalists. The ARTS Awards, presented each [more] »


Design Americas to Launch in September 2015

Emerald Expositions announces the launch of Design Americas, a new show catering to the hospitality, contract, kitchen and bath and retail design markets. [more] »


The Columbus MarketPlace Announces 2015 Show Calendar

For 2015, the Columbus MarketPlace will offer nine shows for shopping convenience. Located in Dublin, Ohio, (NW suburb of Columbus) the Columbus MarketPlace offers 40 permanent showrooms packed with more than a [more] »


IJL a Success With Increased Attendance and Robust Sales

International Jewellery London welcomed the jewelry industry in style last week to its new home at Olympia GRAND in London. With exhibitors reporting robust sales and visitor numbers positive, with early forecasts [more] »


Souvenir and Resort Retailers Gather at 2014 Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show

The sold out Las Vegas Souvenir and Resort Gift Show opened yesterday with more than 1,200 booths showcasing thousands of lines and represented the largest collection of top name resources and new products in its nine-year [more] »


Looking for Ideas & Trends - See the Latest in GWN's August GGD Digital Issue

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Giftware News' August Digital Insider Look Book is Now Available for Viewing

Don't miss the latest digital Look Book Insider issue: NOW VIEWABLE ON all devices... [more] »