The World’s Leading Home + Housewares Show

March 5—8, 2022 | McCormick Place | Chicago, IL

The World’s Leading Home + Housewares Show
March 5—8 | McCormick Place | Chicago, IL

Exhibitor Marketing Kit

Trade Publication Opportunities

Trade Publication opportunities

Get Free Publicity Before the Show! 

Domestic EDITORIAL CONTACTS

Use the list below of trade publication editors to create your pitch list for the Show. Also, be sure to submit your new product information to the U.S. and International trade publications – this is a free editorial opportunity.

Broom Brush & Mop
Harrell Kerkhoff, Editor
204 E. Main St., PO Box 130
Arcola, IL 61910
Phone-217-268-4959
rankinmag@consolidated.net
www.rankinpublishing.com

Brushware Magazine
Kristin Summers, Managing Editor
Goodwin World Media LLC
PO Box 7093
Overland Park, KS 66207
Phone: 913-636-7231
news.brushware@
goodwinworldmedia.com

www.brushwaremag.com

Casual Living
Bill McLoughlin, Editorial Director
7025 Albert Pick Rd, Ste 200
Greensboro, NC 27409-9539
Phone-336-605-1029
bmcloughlin@pbmbrands.com
digipub.casualliving.com 

Chain Store Age
Marianne Wilson, Editor
8550 W Bryn Mawr Ave, Ste 200
Chicago, IL 60631-3731
Phone-212-756-5261
mwilson@chainstoreage.com
www.chainstoreage.com

Drug Store News
David Salazar, Managing Editor
8550 W Bryn Mawr Ave
Chicago, IL 60631-3731
Phone-212-756-5114
dsalazar@ensembleiq.com
www.drugstorenews.com

Gifts & Decorative Accessories
Lenise Willis, Editor-in-Chief
7025 Albert Pick Road, Ste 200
Greensboro, NC 27409
Phone-336-605-3817
lwillis@giftsanddec.com
www.giftsanddec.com

Gift Shop Plus
Julie McCallum, Editor-in-Chief
75 Applewood Dr, Ste A
P.O. Box 128
Sparta, MI 49345
Phone-616-520-2134
jmccallum@greatamericanpublish.com
www.giftshopmag.com 

Giftware News
Daniel von Rabenau, Publisher
704 N Wells St
Chicago, IL 60654
Phone-312-849-2220
Fax-312-849-2174
GIFTWARENEWSLETTER@GMAIL.COM

Gourmet Business
David Spencer, Editor
P.O. Box 700
Weston, MA 02493
Phone-877-438-4932
dspencer@gourmetbusiness.com
www.gourmetbusiness.com

Gourmet News
AJ Flick, Senior Editor
1877 N. Kolb Rd
Tucson, AZ 85715
Phone-520-721-1300
Aj_F@oser.com
www.gourmetnews.com

The Griffin Report of the Northeast
Kevin Atwill, Editor-in-Chief
517 Green St
Gainesville, GA 30501
Phone-770-534-8380
katwill@shelbypublishing.com
www.theshelbyreport.com

Hardware + Building Supply Dealer
Ken Clark, Editor
8550 W Bryn Mawr Ave
Chicago, IL 60631-3731
Phone-212-756-5139
kclark@hbsdealer.com
www.hbsdealer.com

Hardware Retailing
Melanie Moul, Managing Editor
1025 East 54th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46220
Phone-317-275-9400
mmoul@YourNHPA.org
www.YourNHPA.org

HFN
Allison Zisko, Editor-in-Chief
7025 Albert Pick Road, Ste 200
Greensboro, NC 27409
Phone-917-934-2876
azisko@hfndigital.com
www.hfnmag.com

Home Accents Today
Allison Zisko, Executive Editor, Home Furnishings
7025 Albert Pick Road, Ste 200
Greensboro, NC 27409
Phone-336-605-0121
azisko@pbmbrands.com
www.hfnmag.com

Home Textiles Today
Jennifer Marks, Editor-in-Chief
7025 Albert Pick Road, Ste 200
Greensboro, NC 27409
Phone-732-204-2012
jmarks@hometextilestoday.com
www.homeandtextilestoday.com

Housewares Executive
Denise Day, Managing Editor
25 East 21st Street, Sixth Floor
New York, NY 10010
dday@executivemediacorp.com

HomePage News
Peter Giannetti, Editor-In-Chief
Chandler Harvey, Associate Editor
6400 Shafer Ct., Suite 650
Rosemont, IL 60018
pgiannetti@homepagenews.com
charvey@homepagenews.com 
www.homepagenews.com

Kitchenware News & Housewares Review
AJ Flick, Senior Editor
1877 N Kolb Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85715
Phone-520-721-1300
Aj­_f@oser.com
www.kitchenwarenews.com

MMR / Mass Market Retailers
David Pinto, Editor
126 Fifth Ave, 12th Fl
New York, NY 10011
Phone-212-213-6000
dpinto@racherpress.com
www.massmarketretailers.com

Progressive Grocer
Bridget Goldschmidt, Managing Editor
8550 W Bryn Mawr Ave, Ste 200
Chicago, IL 60631-3731
Phone-347-962-9395
bgoldschmidt@ensembleiq.com
www.progressivegrocer.com

Specialty Food Magazine
Denise Purcell, Editor
136 Madison Ave, Fl 12
New York, NY 10016-6711
Phone-212-482-6440
dpurcell@specialtyfood.com
www.specialtyfood.com

The Shelby Report of the Midwest, Southeast, Southwest, West
Kevin Atwill, Editor-in-Chief
517 Green St
Gainesville, GA 30501
Phone-770-534-8380
katwill@shelbypublishing.com
www.theshelbyreport.com

Supermarket News
Michael Browne, Executive Editor
605 Third Ave
New York, NY 10158
michael.browne@informa.com
www.supermarketnews.com 

Tableware Today
Amy Stavis, Editor
58 Seven Oaks Circle
Holmdel, NJ 07733
Phone-732-332-1130
amy@tablewaretoday.com
www.tablewaretoday.com

Winsight Grocery Business
Jennifer Strailey, Editor in Chief
300 S. Riverside Plaza, Ste 1600
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone-312-876-0004
jstrailey@winsightmedia.com
www.winsightgrocerybusiness.com

New Product Information Opportunities

Get Free Publicity through Trade Publications Before the Show!

The international and U.S.-based trade publications want information and photos about the new products that you will display at The Inspired Home Show 2022. This is a free editorial placement and a unique opportunity for you to reach international and US buyers! Send a brief description of the product and high-resolution photo to the contact listed. Include your company name and website. Please note that international publications have earlier deadline dates than U.S. publications.

*International publications are organized alphabetically by country

Gifts & Decorative Accessories
  • Contact: Anne-Marie Earl, Managing Editor
  • Deadline: For February issue, January 8
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Only those vendors who sell to independent retailers should submit information.
    • High resolution digital images at least 5-inches at 300 dpi.
    • Full description of the product including suggested retail price.
    • Booth number.
    • Full contact information for the company including URL, phone number, addres
Gourmet Business
  • Contact: David Spencer, Editor
  • Deadline: January 2
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Item name
    • Brand name
    • Website URL
    • The Inspired Home Show booth number
    • 70-word product description
    • MSRP
    • Product image – 300 dpi or better preferred
HFN
  • Contact:
    • Allison Zisko — tabletop (dinnerware, flatware, glassware), cutlery, bakeware and floor care, small electrics, home comfort
    • Andrea Lillo — cookware cleaning, personal care, storage (food and general), kitchen tools and gadgets
  • Deadline: February 2, 2022 for HFN digital previews
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Images must be hi-res (at least 300 dpi). Prefer jpegs, eps or tiff files.
    • Images can be sent as attachments or you can direct us to an online photo-sharing service.
    • Include a brief product description and your website address
HomePage News
  • Contact: Peter Giannetti and Chandler Harvey
  • Categories: Kitchen electrics, home environment, wellness and personal care, floor care, cookware, bakeware, gadgets, kitchen tools, cutlery, barware, wine accessories, tableware, beverageware, home storage & organization, non-electric cleaning tools, home textiles, home décor/accessories.
  • Deadline: January 15
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Information submitted should be in a Word document or PDF.
    • Hi-res images (300 dpi, 4"x5") must be submitted as attachments or in separate email.
    • Please do not embed images in text document.
Kitchenware News & Housewares Review, Gourmet News
  • Contact: editor@oser.com
  • Deadline: For both magazines March issue – Jan. 24
  • Categories:
    • Kitchenware News welcomes submissions for any product to be exhibited at The Inspired Home Show. Please submit a 50-100 word description of each product, contact information for wholesale inquiries (Company name, phone number, email address if desired and web address) and a PRINT-QUALITY product shot. Please also indicate whether lifestyle photography is also available. Email to editor@oser.com with “IHS Preview” as the subject line. Earlier submissions are encouraged but will not be published before February 21.
    • Gourmet News welcomes submissions for premium cookware, tabletop products, bar and bar service items, food storage products, bar accessories, cheese service items and, of course, premium food products. Please submit a 50-100 word description of each product, contact information for wholesale inquiries (Company name, phone number, email address if desired and web address) and a PRINT-QUALITY product shot (no lifestyle shots — for Gourmet News, we are looking for an image that communicates how the item would appear on a retailer’s shelf). Email to editor@oser.com with “IHS Preview” as the subject line. Earlier submissions are encouraged but will not be published before February 21.

 

Cas y Fasa — Argentina 
  • Contact: Fernando Aguirre, Editor
  • Deadline: No deadline – information published in various issues of the magazine
  • Criteria: Small electrical appliances for the home that have remarkable technological innovations
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and description
    • Company contact details
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res image of the product/range

VISUAL Latinoamerica — Argentina 
Retail SA
Uruguay
  • Contact: Henry Silva Verges
  • Deadline: For VISUAL Latinoamerica November 15 and January 15.;
    For Retail SA no deadline – information published in various issues of the magazine
  • Criteria: Housewares
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a brief description (max 200 words)
    • Company URL, contact details
    • Hi-res .jpg or .pdf image of the product/range

Appliance Retailer — Australia
  • Contact: Emily Bencic, Editor
  • Deadline: 12/6/21 for print magazine, no deadline for online publicity
  • Criteria: Kitchen electrics, household electrics, personal electrics (Smart Home, personal care, energy conservation, floorcare, appliances)
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Brief summary about the brand, key product features and benefits and unique selling points (about 300-400 words)
    • Company contact details
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res images of the product/range (several images of each product/range)

 

Australian Giftguide — Australia
  • Contact: Marion Gerritsen, Editor
  • Deadline: 11/19/21 for print magazine, no deadline for online publicity
  • Criteria: Innovative new products for the home – tableware, kitchen & dining, home décor, housewares
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and description (about 300 words)
    • Company contact details
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res images of the product/range (several images of each product/range)

 

Eletrolar News — Brazil
  • Contact: Roberta Zogbi
  • Deadline: As soon as possible, no exact deadline for online publicity
  • Criteria: Homegoods – especially kitchen, household and personal electrics, Smart Home
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and description
    • Company contact details
    • Company URL
    • Images of the product/range

Designbase — Newsletters in Denmark, Norway, Sweden
  • Contact: Pia Finne, Editor
  • Deadline: No deadline, there are DesignBase newsletters in all three countries

    every week.

  • Criteria: Interior design, tabletop, kitchenware, electrical appliances
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Press release on the new product(s)
    • Company contact details
    • Company URL
    • Images of the product/range

Home Fashion News — France
  • Contact: Blandine Scherpe, Publisher
  • Deadline: 11/26/21
  • Criteria: Innovative new products for the home – products from all Show categories.
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a short description, information on whether the product/brand is distributed in Europe or not
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res image of the product/range
Offrir International — France
  • Contact: Sophie Komaroff
  • Deadline: 1/10/2022
  • Criteria: Tableware, cutlery, knives, small kitchen appliances, cookware and kitchen utensils
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a short description
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res image of the product/range

In addition to the product preview opportunities with the Offrir International magazine, brands can register their products for free on the Offrir Retailers’ BtoB platform. Please make a free request to create an account with François Garlot – francois@johanet.net.

Genuss Professional — Germany
  • Contact: Kirsten Dittmar, Editor
  • Deadline: 12/13/21
  • Criteria: All kitchenware, kitchen electrics
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a brief description
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res image of the product/range

 

Infoboard.de — Germany
  • Contact: Alexander Druckenmüller, Editor
  • Deadline: 1/15/22
  • Criteria: SDA, especially products related to coffee, air treatment and floorcare
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a description of 100-200 words
    • Company URL
    • Images of the product/range

Stil & Markt — Germany
  • Contact: Sabine Stenzel, Editor
  • Deadline: 2/2/22 for online publicity
  • Criteria: Cook and bakeware, dinnerware, kitchenware, SDA; Products need to be distributed in Germany
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a brief description
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res image of the product/range

 

Kitchenware International — Global
Tableware International — Global
  • Contact: Mairead Wilmot, Editor
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Criteria: Kitchenware (small appliances, linens, accessories, knives, kitchen gadgets, etc.) and Tableware (dinnerware/flatware/glassware, etc.)
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Name and description of products - information on the collections, which will be exhibited at the Show, particularly focusing on new collections.
    • Interesting information about the company and/or the products.
    • The Inspired Home Show booth number
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res image of product/range

 

Hardware & Homestyle — Ireland
  • Contact: Martin Foran, Editor
  • Deadline: 12/31/21
  • Criteria: Tableware, kitchenware, cookware, home organization, small appliances. Products need to be distributed in Ireland.
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a brief description
    • Contact details for more information / to order products
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res image of the product/range

The Home Living — Japan
  • Contact: Eri Isono, Editor
  • Deadline: 1/28/22
  • Criteria: Furniture, furnishings, home accessories and relative products
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a brief description
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res image of the product/range

Designbase — Newsletters in Denmark, Norway, Sweden
  • Contact: Pia Finne, Editor
  • Deadline: No deadline, there are DesignBase newsletters in all three countries

    every week.

  • Criteria: Interior design, tabletop, kitchenware, electrical appliances
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Press release on the new product(s)
    • Company contact details
    • Company URL
    • Images of the product/range

Ambiente.info.pl — Poland
  • Contact: Ewa Fijalkowska, Editor
  • Deadline: No deadline (latest one month before the Show)
  • Criteria: Tableware, kitchenware, home décor, home textiles, small appliances – products that are innovative by function or design.  
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a brief description (5-6 sentences)
    • Company URL
    • 1-3 images of the product/range (.jpg) 
Posuda — Russia
  • Contact: Tatyana Kovshova, Editor
  • Deadline: 12/25/2021
  • Criteria: Tableware, cookware, small household appliances, kitchenware
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a brief description
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res images of the product/range
Posudka.ru — Russia (Online Publication)
  • Contact: Konstantin Peregudov, Editor
  • Deadline: No Deadline
  • Criteria: Cookware, tableware, accessories for preparing and serving food and drinks (non-electric)
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a brief description
    • Company URL
    • Images of the product/range
    • If available, links to YouTube videos 
4HomeMenaje — Spain (Online Publication also reaching Latin American Countries)
  • Contact: Chema Martínez Román, Editor
  • Deadline: No deadline - There are 4HomeMenaje newsletters every week.  
  • Criteria: Novelties in tableware, kitchenware, cookware, home organization, cleaning, pet products
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a descriptive text highlighting what distinguishes the product from other similar products
    • Contact details to the export contact within the company
    • Company URL
    • (Lifestyle) image of the product/range (min 72 dpi)
    • If available, links to YouTube videos

 

ar+th — Spain
  • Contact: Joan LLuis Balague, Publisher
  • Deadline: 1/15/22
  • Criteria: Innovative new products for the home – products from all Show categories.
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and description (100-200 words)
    • Company contact details
    • Company URL
    • Two hi-res images of the product/range

Designbase — Newsletters in Denmark, Norway, Sweden
  • Contact: Pia Finne, Editor
  • Deadline: No deadline, there are DesignBase newsletters in all three countries

    every week.

  • Criteria: Interior design, tabletop, kitchenware, electrical appliances
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Press release on the new product(s)
    • Company contact details
    • Company URL
    • Images of the product/range

Perspective — Switzerland
  • Contact: Werner Singer, Editor
  • Deadline: 1/28/22
  • Criteria: All product groups in the household sector (crockery, glassware, cooking utensils, kitchen accessories, kitchen and household electrics, etc.)
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a brief description (preferably in German)
    • Company contact details
    • Company URL
    • Hi-res image of the product/range

VISUAL Latinoamerica — Argentina 
Retail SA
Uruguay
  • Contact: Henry Silva Verges
  • Deadline: For VISUAL Latinoamerica November 15 and January 15.;
    For Retail SA no deadline – information published in various issues of the magazine
  • Criteria: Housewares
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and a brief description (max 200 words)
    • Company URL, contact details
    • Hi-res .jpg or .pdf image of the product/range

Brush Expert — United Kingdom
  • Contact: Alice Castle, Editor
  • Deadline: No deadline for online publicity
  • Criteria: Brushes, brooms, mops, squeegees and handheld cleaning tools
  • Specifications for submitting information and photos:
    • Product name and description (at least 200 words)
    • Company contact details
    • Company URL
    • Unlimited images of the product/range