DECEMBER 2016 / JANUARY 2017

Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, Las Vegas Market, NY Now, and Winter Fancy Food Show

   

The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market
Jan. 10-17,
Temporary Exhibits: Jan. 12-16
AmericasMart, Atlanta
www.americasmart.com

Dallas Market Center Total Home & Gift Market
Jan. 18-24,
Temporary Exhibits: Jan. 18-22
(staggered opening/closing)
Dallas Market Center, Dallas
www.dallasmarketcenter.com

Winter Fancy Food Show
Jan. 22-24
Moscone Center
San Francisco
www.fancyfoodshows.com

Winter 2017 Las Vegas Market
Jan. 22-26
World Market Center
Las Vegas
www.lasvegasmarket.com

NY Now the Market for Home + Lifestyle
Feb. 4-8
(staggered opening/closing)
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center New York
www.nynow.com

 

Oval Oak Salad Utensils
Sagaform adds several oak tabletop items to its line. Oval Oak salad utensils feature extra long oak handles with stainless steel tools. The classic Scandinavian design is both beautiful and functional. 12.2 x 2.28 inches wide. Window box. The Oval Oak salad bowl is designed in glass with an indentation for the removable oak trivet. Bowl measures 8.67 inches in diameter by 5.9 inches tall. Four-color retail box. SRP: $30, utensils; $50, bowl.
Sagaform Inc., Mount Laurel, N.J., 856-626-1340, www.sagaform.us, Las Vegas C 177, Dallas (Source One Marketing) 1949


Savu Space Saving Scale
Escali introduces its Savu Space Saving Scale. The unique and compact kitchen scale folds into itself for easy storage or to accommodate large mixing bowls. The base extends to a maximum width of 7.5 inches. It measures both liquid and dry ingredients up to 11 pounds or 5,000 grams in 0.05 ounce/1 gram increments. SRP: $29.99. MAP: $19.95.
Escali Corp., Burnsville, Minn., 800-467-6408, www.escali.com, Atlanta Gift (Kitchen2Table) B2 8-893, Dallas (Kulovitz) WTC 180 D36, Las Vegas Market C110


State Dish Towels
Cat Studio expands its line of original collegiate and geography designs that are silk-screened, then framed with a hand-embroidered border on a 100 percent cotton towel that can be used in the any area of the home. Delightfully presented in a fabulous organdy reusable gift pouch. SRP: $20.
Catstudio, Petaluma, Calif., 707-778-1100, www.catstudiosales.com, Atlanta B1 9-C-9, Dallas (Design Finds) 828, Las Vegas C505


Liquid VeganEgg
Last year, Follow Your Heart, at the forefront of vegan alternatives since the '70s, launched VeganEgg, the first to market plant-based egg replacement that could be used for baking or making omelets or scrambled eggs. That initial supply sold out in two weeks. This year, Follow Your Heart is launching a liquid version. Liquid VeganEgg was developed for easier applications in commercial and home kitchens. Available in January, VeganEgg will provide the familiar experience of real eggs in flavor and texture and will be offered in multiple packaging sizes.
Follow Your Heart, Canoga Park, Calif., 888-394-3949, www.followyourheart.com, FFS 1088


Amazonian Nutriblend Oil
La Tourangelle has created a unique, 100 percent organic blend for the best of both worlds: gourmet food and supplement. The Organic Amazonian Nutriblend could be considered a supplement oil due to its high level of vitamin E and omega 3. The blend has a nutty aroma with earthy undertones and daily use can provide essential nutrients. The Organic Amazonian Nutriblend finds its roots in the discovery of the powerful Sacha Inchi seed that grows in the Highland Amazon Forest. The Sacha Inchi seed has been used for thousands of years in traditional Peruvian medicine and has been part of the Inca diet for 3,000 years, providing protein, omega 3-6-9 balance and anti-oxidants. 500 mL tin. SRP: $14.99.
La Tourangelle, Berkeley, Calif., 510-970-9960, www.latourangelle.com, FFS 1569


Flavored Organic Hummus
Hope Foods introduces two new flavors: Black Garlic Hummus and Mango Tomatillo Hummus. Like all other 12 varieties of Hope Foods hummus, the new flavors are made with a base of organic garbanzo beans, organic tahini, organic extra virgin olive oil, organic spices and sea salt. The new flavors will be available in 8-ounce plastic containers in January. SRP: $3.99.
Hope Foods, Boulder, Colo., 303-859-0156, www.hopefoods.com, FFS 1381


Nut Blends
Setton Farms' new Nut Blends are available in three different varieties, Pistachio Berry Blend, Sweet & Salty Blend and Crème Brûlée Blend. The Sweet & Salty Blend is made with almonds, cashews, peanuts, sea salt and honey. The Pistachio Berry Blend contains premium California pistachios, almonds, cashews, cranberries, cherries and white chocolate chips. The Crème Brûlée Blend is made with roasted cashews, toffee peanuts and butterscotch chips. Each blend comes in 5-ounce resealable packs. SRP: $4.99.
Setton Farms, Commack, N.Y., 631-543-8090, www.settonfarms.com, FFS 4508


Non-GMO Vinaigrettes and Organic Marinara Sauce
Lucini Italia introduces Savory Italian and Herb Vinaigrette, Basil and Romano Pesto Vinaigrette and Organic Tuscan Marinara Sauce. The vinaigrettes are Non-GMO Project Verified. Savory Italian and Herb contains 11 high-quality ingredients including bright red wine vinegar, garden fresh basil, sweet thyme and bold oregano. Basil and Romano Pesto contains 11 high-quality ingredients including garden fresh basil, freshly grated Romana cheese and lemon peel. Non-GMO Project Verified and USDA Organic Certified Tuscan Marinara Sauce contains organic fresh tomatoes, organic fresh vegetables (onions, carrots, celery), sea salt and organic fresh basil. Products feature 100 percent Italian production with estate-grown organic tomatoes and organic fresh vegetables and herbs. Tomatoes are field-to-jar within 24 hours. Available in March. SRP: Vinaigrettes, $4.99; Tuscan Marinara, $7.99.
Lucini Italia, Chico, Calif., 888-558-2464, www.lucini.com, FFS 535 (California Olive Ranch)


Organic Fruit Gel
Zellee Organic is revolutionizing the gelatin category with an organic fruit gel made with real fruit ingredients and without any added sugar, artificial ingredients or gelatin. With 100 percent daily value of vitamin C from organic fruit, it's a healthy fruit snack. Available in three flavors: Blueberry Grape, Orange Peach and Strawberry Pear. Packaged in a 3.5-ounce spouted pouch. SRP: $1.99 - $2.29.
Zellee Organic LLC, Makawao, Hawaii, 808-213-0231, www.zellee.com, FFS 5611


Muesli Squares
Muesli Squares offer a portable way to eat the breakfast cereal and come in three flavors, Blueberry Lemon Chia, Cocoa Pumpkin Seed and Banana Toasted Pecan. The bars are sweetened with fruit and organic honey, and include coconut oil and sunflower seed butter. They are free of gluten, wheat, soy, GMOs and dairy, with five to six grams of protein in each square. SRP: $1.99.
Seven Sundays, Minneapolis, 612-562-5316, www.sevensundays.com, FFS 309


Reclaimed Cedar Wood Serving Collection
A first-of-its-kind collection of eight serving trays and boards made from reclaimed cedar wood from 70-year-old homes in China is available from Bambu Home. The multi-functional cedar wood trays and boards can be used for appetizers, hors d'oeuvres and cheese platters or beyond the kitchen as a catch-all or display in the home. Cedar shares similar attributes to bamboo—it is anti-microbial and stain-resistant. The serving collection is lightweight and cleans easily with soap and water. SRPs: $10 - $25.
Bambu Home, Portland, Ore., 855-630-3149, www.bambuhome.com, Las Vegas C1112


Studio Collection Anti-fatigue Mats
WellnessMats' Studio Collection is a new line of anti-fatigue mats consisting of unique designs. This new line comes in two distinct shapes — a decorative scalloped patterned mat and a sunburst semi-circle — each in 10 colors. Scalloped Bella measures 32 x 22 inches. SRP: $99.95. Semi-Sunburst measures 36 x 22 inches. SRP: $119.95.
WellnessMats, Troy, Mich., 800-981-4979. www.wellnessmats.com, Atlanta B2 8-8109 (Ben Tally & Associates), Dallas 1901 (The Lockin Group), Las Vegas C1155


Rainforest Cheese Board with Knife
Michael Aram's new Rainforest Cheese Board with Knife features a green marble base and brass serpent handles. During a trip to Brazil, the artist was struck by the mysterious flora and fauna of the Amazon rainforest, which influenced him to create pieces inspired by the natural beauty of tropical jungles. The Rainforest Collection will debut in spring. SRP: $225.
Michael Aram, New York City, 212-242-4219, www.michaelaram.com, Las Vegas C198, NY Now 3104


Rotating Vegetable Peeler
The Rotating Vegetable Peeler performs two functions in one. This smart peeler adapts to the preferred method of peeling and easily converts from a vertical position to a horizontal position with a simple sliding motion. Simply choose the ideal position for the type of vegetable being prepped. For example, slide the peeler vertically for potatoes and horizontally for carrots. A stainless steel swing blade provides quick and effortless peeling for any type of vegetable. A built-in extractor removes stubborn potato “eyes” with ease. The ergonomic design fits comfortably in hands, and it is dishwasher safe. Julienne Peeler and Fruit Peeler also available. SRP: $12.99.
Widgeteer Inc., Crystal Lake, Ill., 847-462-8938, www.widgeteerinc.com, Atlanta Booth 876A, Dallas 1949, Las Vegas C1105 (Muir Sales)


Cutting Boards
Demdaco's byDesign Serving collection includes decorative and functional cutting boards. The multi-functional pieces feature bamboo and glass cutting surfaces; removable tempered glass inserts double as charming serving trays. Artful designs and decorative word art turn practical products into trendy home décor accessories. Wood and Glass Cutting Board, 9 x 12 inches, Bamboo Cutting Board, 10 x 15.5 inches. SRP: $36. Cheese Cutter Set, porcelain, stainless steel, 2 x 5 inches. SRP: $17.

The byDesign Toasting collection features fashionable bottle stoppers and openers. The quality resin construction gives the appearance of sophisticated ceramic. Wine Bottle Stoppers—resin, metal, rubber, 2 x 4 inches, SRP: $15. Bottle Openers— resin, stainless steel, 2.5 x 4 inches, SRP: $15.
Demdaco, Leawood, Kan., 913-402-6800, www.demdaco.com, Atlanta 2 8-8109 (Ben Tally & Associates), Las Vegas C996


Pea Pod Cheese Board
Table Art by Michael Michaud Design presents the Pea Pod Cheese Board, a walnut wood cheese board adorned with the classic Pea Pod design, hand cast directly from the plant clipping. The board measures 8 x 5 inches and is ¾-inch deep. It features a gold tone Pea Pod, which is hand relieved for a natural finish and paired with glass pearls. SRP: $91.
Four Seasons Design Group, Bellmore, N.Y., 800-295-6784, www.fourseasonsdesigngroup.com, Las Vegas C1106 (Happily Handmade USA)


Milk Chocolate Murphy Tote Gift Box
The Milk Chocolate Murphy Tote is Spokany Chocolatier's founding product. The whipped vanilla center is hand-dipped in milk chocolate and rolled in toasted coconut. It is a one-of-a-kind treat. 5-ounce package. SRP: $8.50.
Spokandy Chocolatier, Spokane, Wash., 800-721-2731, www.spokandy.com, Las Vegas C-1112U


The Metal Collection
The Double Striped Okana Bowl from Circa Asia is available in Crimson, Forest Green, Orange, Goldenrod and Amethyst. The 6.5- x 6-inch bowls are great for candy, nuts and more as they show off their true colors—inside and out. Set of 4. SRP: $120.

Small Lotus Bowls also are available in Turquoise, Orange, Goldenrod and Forest Green. 8 x 3 inches. SRP: $42.

The Chess Tray is available in Mahogany/White, Crimson/White, Forest Green/White and Black/White. 14 x 7 inches. SRP: $49.
Circa Asia, Novato, Calif., 800-541-7226, www.circaasia.com, Las Vegas C1112G


Channing Platter
B by Brandie introduces the Black and Gold Bone China Channing Platter. The mesmerizing black and gold geometric design brings just the right amount of drama to any place setting. Use it to plate hors d'oeuvres or flaunt a main entrée. Also available in Red, Navy and Turquoise. SRP: $125.

Other new items include Turquoise and Gold Zelda Bone China Dinner Plate, a Turquoise and White Kaleidoscope Dinner Plate that works well with other patterns or solid pieces. Also comes in Red, Navy, Gold and Black. SRP: $38.

The Navy and Gold Hutton Bone China Salad Plate, which can also be used as a dessert plate, is a classic beauty. SRP: $26.
B by Brandie, Richardson, Texas, 972-231-8209, www.bbybrandie.com, Dallas TM 2301-21, Las Vegas C179