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Managing Uncertainty Will Likely Be Name of Game Again in 2020

A strong economy has helped the housewares industry make new investments, despite continued uncertainty surrounding tariffs and cost pressures from the top and bottom. Many housewares suppliers in...

Redesigned Special Displays Help Buyers Focus on Consumer Trends, Retail & Product Innovation at The Inspired Home Show 2020

Keeping in line with the new, more consumer lifestyle-focus of the event, The Inspired Home Show (formerly the International Home and Housewares Show) has reimagined all of its display areas to...

Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago-Downtown

Welcome to the Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown! Established in 1998, our hotel was the first Hampton to break ground in Downtown Chicago. With its exciting location in the heart of the...
Managing Uncertainty Will Likely Be Name of Game Again in 2020

Managing Uncertainty Will Likely Be Name of Game Again in 2020

A strong economy has helped the housewares industry make new investments, despite continued uncertainty surrounding tariffs and cost pressures from the top and bottom. Many housewares suppliers in 2020 will be introducing new products that differentiate themselves...

Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago-Downtown

Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago-Downtown

Welcome to the Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown! Established in 1998, our hotel was the first Hampton to break ground in Downtown Chicago. With its exciting location in the heart of the River North neighborhood, this hotel is the best place to stay and enjoy:...

Epic Views and Urban Energy Thrive at W Chicago Lakeshore

Epic Views and Urban Energy Thrive at W Chicago Lakeshore

Enjoy the following when you reserve a room at W Chicago Lakeshore: Rates as low as $189 Complimentary Health Club Complimentary WiFi Complimentary “Sip” Ticket (for a drink)   W CHICAGO - LAKESHORE invites you to experience our fantastic location, near renowned...

The Limitless Opportunity of Seasonal Trends

The Limitless Opportunity of Seasonal Trends

IHA chatted with trend experts Michelle Lamb and Leigh Ann Schwarzkopf of The Trend Curve, based in Rancho Mission Viejo, Calif., to learn about how they study consumers and markets to understand the trends they will discuss at the 2020 Show. The Inspired Home Show’s...

Millennials—Look Who’s Turning Forty—and Taking Control!

Millennials—Look Who’s Turning Forty—and Taking Control!

IHA reconnected with industry veteran Marsha Everton, principal of the AIMsights Group, to learn what she will discuss at the 2020 Show about Millennials and their attitudes on about spending, technology and healthy living. The Inspired Home Show’s Innovation...

Winning the Name Game: What’s the Story Behind a Great Name?

Winning the Name Game: What’s the Story Behind a Great Name?

IHA got acquainted with Mollie Young of Minneapolis-based Nametag International, Inc., and Stacey Kalamaras, a trademark and intellectual property attorney, to learn about how to craft a market-effective and memorable brand name, which they will explain in their...