The Japan External Trade Organization doubled the size of its participation in the International Home + Housewares Show this year. Exhibitors included companies from parts of Japan affected by tsunami damage, with the Japan contingent displaying a variety of products including wooden dinnerware, pottery, jewelry boxes and lacquered resin tableware.
The Rollie Eggmaster Cooking System provides a new, easy way to cook and serve eggs. The countertop device prepares the egg on a stick with no user intervention and automatically pops up the finished product ready to consume.
World Kitchen is bringing two new designs of the Corelle brand’s Boutique line to department stores in the U.S. and Canada next month. The initial designs, both in white, are the square-shaped Cherish and round-shaped Swept.
The growing popularity of juicing as part of healthier lifestyle choices has prompted new product line development from a variety of small and big name-brand producers. Breville has a range of juicing products available, and Phillips has unveiled a line of QuickClean Juicers.