Gift industry financial news & reports
Nicole Braden Gifts / Divinity Boutique LLC has acquired Oak Patch Gifts, a leading supplier of distinctive women’s fashion accessories and unique gift products. Oak Patch Gifts product lines encompass a broad range of product categories including jewelry and accessories. More
April 25, 2017 -- The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index®, which had increased in March, declined in April. The Index now stands at 120.3 (1985=100), down from 124.9 in March. The Present Situation Index decreased from 143.9 to 140.6 and the Expectations Index declined from 112.3 last month to 106.7. More
NEW YORK – Co-founders of Assouline Publishing , Martine and Prosper Assouline, will be presented with the French Institute Alliance Française’s (FIAF) third annual Art de Vivre Award on June 6, 2016, at a gala reception. More
NEW YORK – Portmeirion Group has acquired Lighthouse Holdings, one of the U.K.’s largest home fragrances manufacturers, in a deal worth more than $19.9 million. More
PLYMOUTH, MN – Foreside Home and Garden has expanded its relationship with Ivystone to full national representation. After working together for more than five years, the West Coast region has now been added. More
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AmericasMart ICON Honorees
Excellence and superior achievement in the home and gift industry were recognized in July at AmericasMart's eighth annual ICON Honors. Enjoy these video stories celebrating the 2017 award recipients: Spicher and Company, Bloomingville, Wolf Gourmet, Her Majesty's English Tea Room, Kurt S. Adler, Inc., and Chris Rosse, Rosse and Associates.
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