In the Industry - February 2013

In the Industry

China Sourcing Fair: Home Products Set For Hong Kong In April 2013

The China Sourcing Show: Home Products takes place April 19 to 22, 2013 at AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong. Exhibitors include suppliers and manufacturers from China and other Asian countries that offer on-trend, quality products, many of which are eco-friendly.

Products on display span a broad range of categories that include: kitchenware, tableware, bakeware, cookware, wine and bar accessories, glassware, ceramics, pet care, bathroom accessories, appliances, home décor, home textiles, outdoor furniture and decorations, sports, leisure, and bags and travel.

For the first time, the Home Products event will feature a special pavilion for do-it-yourself (DIY) and home improvement products, and include the new categories of health and personal care products.

AsiaWorld-Expo is easily reached via a short ride on the Airport Express train from Hong Kong International Airport and is 28 minutes from downtown Central.

Receive a free entrance badge by registering online at, where you can also preview exhibitors and browse products.

China Sourcing Fairs is part of Global Sourcing Marketing Solutions, a business-to-business media company and primary facilitator of trade with Greater China. China Sourcing Fairs celebrates its tenth anniversary in 2013. For more information, visit, call (852) 8199 7308 or e-mail

Rizzy Home Opens New Las Vegas Showroom

Rizzy Home unveiled its expanded new showroom at the World Market Center during the Las Vegas Market, Jan. 28 to Feb. 1, 2013. Formerly showing in Building B, the new showroom, which measures more than 9,300 square feet, is located in Building A, Suite A444.

In January, Rizzy Home also announced the promotion of Kevin Welch, formerly the regional sales and national account manager, to national sales manager. Based in Dallas, TX, Welch oversees Rizzy’s sales team as well as handles certain key accounts.

Joining the company are two new sales representatives. Rich Schaefer covers the state of Connecticut and specializes in flooring and furniture stores as well as design customers. Elizabeth Keegan, based in Los Angeles, covers South Central California and focuses on key retail, design and hospitality accounts.

Shaw Debuts New Showroom In Las Vegas

Shaw Living opened its new showroom at the World Market Center in Building B, Suite B449-455, during Las Vegas Market held Jan. 28 to Feb. 1, 2013. The company’s move to a new space allows it to showcase more than double the number of products that had been on display in the previous showroom.

“We are continuously looking for new opportunities to introduce our area rugs in spaces that truly inspire,” says Kimberly Barta, Shaw Living brand manager. “This new Las Vegas showroom provides a wonderful space in which we can showcase a plethora of design solutions for our customers.”

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