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June 28, 2022
Gift For Life honors Warren Shoulberg with 2022 Industry Achievement Award

Gift for Life honored Warren Shoulberg, long-time industry editor and retail reporter, with its 2022 Industry Achievement Award. Fundraising in connection with the event has surpassed $23,000 for World Central Kitchen’s crisis-related hunger relief. Gift... more »

June 27, 2022
National Candle Association releases safety message

The National Candle Association (NCA) has become aware of a growing number of candles on the market that contain flammable materials including dried flowers, leaves, herbs and wood embedded in the wax near the flame... more »

June 27, 2022
DMC hosts largest June Apparel & Accessories Market since 2004

Dallas Market Center (DMC) announced its recent June Apparel & Accessories Market in Dallas was the largest apparel and accessories trade event in Dallas since 2004. Buyers from all 50 states, Canada, and Mexico attended... more »

June 24, 2022
NRF releases a statement regarding the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act

As the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act enters into force today and key components required by the UFLPA are published, including the UFLPA enforcement strategy and the Entity List, the American Apparel & Footwear Association,... more »

June 21, 2022
Messe Frankfurt India Trade Fairs experience success

Organized by Messe Frankfurt India Trade Fairs India Pvt Ltd together with Gifts & Accessories, the Exhibition Division of Netlink Solutions (India) Ltd, Paperworld India, Corporate Gifts Show and Interior Lifestyle India presented by Ambiente... more »

June 20, 2022
Atlanta Apparel experiences strong attendance this June

Atlanta Apparel’s June market, where buyers and brands can finalize orders for Autumn/Winter 2022 and source immediates, reported solid attendance and order writing, June 8-11 at AmericasMart Atlanta. “Atlanta Apparel is the premier destination for... more »

June 20, 2022
Totalee Gift lowers prices, expands showrooms

Totalee Gift has announced that it has increased its product line and lowered prices on half its products. Totalee Gift's focus is on new product this summer as it has increased its product line by... more »

June 20, 2022
Shoppe Object hosts its 7th edition in August

Shoppe Object, a curated home and gift trade show, is set to host its 7th edition this summer with a record sell-out – 14 weeks ahead of the event – bringing its unique assortment of... more »

June 20, 2022
Howard’s Inc. promotes Lisa Wohlhart to executive vice president

Howard’s Inc., a third-generation manufacturer and distributor of Women’s fashion with an emphasis on jewelry, apparel, and accessories, has announced the promotion of Lisa Wohlhart to executive vice president. In this expanded role, Wohlhart’s primary... more »

June 16, 2022
GSMA’s first summer Road Show launches June 21 at DMC

The Gift Sales Manager Association (GSMA) will host its first Road Show of the summer show season in Dallas next week. The event will be held on Tuesday, June 21, from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00... more »

June 14, 2022
The Ocean Shipping Reform Act passes the House

The National Retail Federation has issued the following statement from Senior Vice President for Government Relations David French after the House gave final approval to the Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2022. “Retailers and thousands... more »

June 14, 2022
Open with Faire program expands into the U.K and other European cities

Faire, a global wholesale marketplace, has extended $60 million in credit to over 6,000 new brick-and-mortar and online retailers through its Open With Faire program. Launched in 2021, Open with Faire was developed to provide... more »

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