Important deadlines approaching for IHHS
Retail Editor 1 -- Home Textiles Today, December 27, 2013
Chicago - Innovative and green suppliers planning to exhibit at the International Home + Housewares Show have some important deadlines coming up.
The show's display Going Green, located in the Hall of Global Innovation in the Lakeside Level 3 Lobby, will offer retailers a look at the latest green products and packaging. Entries will be reviewed by sustainability experts who will select the items to be displayed. The deadline for exhibitors to submit their products and packaging for consideration is Friday, Jan. 3. For detailed information, visit http://www.housewares.org/marketing/GoGreen
The third annual IHA Innovation Awards highlights the cutting-edge innovation. To be eligible, a product must be entered in the new product showcase, which will be located in the Buyers Club in each show building. A panel of judges, including designers, retailers and industry experts, will select submissions that represent the best in each of 13 product categories. The cost is $300 per single item displayed and entry deadline is February 7. For entry details, go to http://www.housewares.org/marketing/newproductshowcase/.
In other news from the IHHS, reservations for the Housewares Charity Foundation Gala on March 17 or tickets to the Industry Breakfast on March 18 will be available at the show store.
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