Cooking aficionados can measure up their delight with the new Portion–Cooking Spoon with Grooves. The gadget’s handle can measure up to a quarter cup, while the spoon part of the device manages smaller measurements down to a half-teaspoon.
The major online retailers in China expect to see sales rise significantly in 2012, prompting a scramble for warehouse space. "Everyone wants more warehouses," said Ji Wenhong, chief executive officer of luxury goods retailer xiu.com. "Any warehouse bigger than 20,000 square meters will be leased the second it’s out on the market."
KitchenAid marketing that focuses on demonstrating products in action in the kitchen is proving popular with consumers. KitchenAid’s function-focused advertisements have landed atop Ace Metrix’s ad-ranking lists for the appliance sector.
A variety of manufacturers are offering modernized versions of the corkscrew that promote ease of use and durability. Products like the Peugeot Elis Electric Corkscrew take the labor out of wine bottle opening, performing most of the work at the push of a button.
The Delfino DLCG-559 Intelligent Coffee and Spice Grinder gives coffee aficionados a hands-free way to make a morning beverage. The gadget also features spice grinding capabilities with a removable, dishwasher safe grinding apparatus.