AquaPlumb®, a World and Main brand, and the value leader in the plumbing specialty and repair parts industry, launched its new line of faucets at the International Hardware Show, May 3-5, 2016, in Las Vegas, NV. AquaPlumb entered the faucet category with 60 new product offerings and a complete retail support program including consumer-friendly packaging, point of sale displays, and flexible assortment programs.
WordLock® Previews New Back-To-School Products, Displays and Marketing Support Because Words Are Easier To Remember Than Numbers
WordLock®, a World and Main brand, and the #1 selling word combination lock, is previewing cool back-to-school retail-ready assortments, with specially designed merchandising displays along with new innovative products, at the National Hardware Show, May 3-5, 2016, in Las Vegas, NV. The WordLock back-to-school programs are in stock and ready to ship now to retailers, to arrive in plenty of time for the 2016 fall selling season.
World and Main Launches New Paint Tools Brand with Upgraded Products and Refreshed Packaging for Retail Partners
PXpro™, a World and Main, LLC brand and a leading distributor of professional and DIY paint products, displayed its 2016 product collection at the National Hardware Show in Las Vegas, NV. PXpro rolled out its “best” paint product assortment with new and improved products and refreshed packaging to expand its portfolio.
World and Main, LLC announced today that its Spring Market set a new attendance record for the number of customers, vendor exhibitors, and attendees participating in the 2016 World and Main Spring Market in Edison, New Jersey, April 2-4, 2016. The number of attendants jumped 50% over the 2015 Fall Market numbers. Formerly known as the HBC Home and Hardware Spring Market, the World and Main Spring Market is a major buying event for customers from the New York/ New Jersey/ Pennsylvania area to take advantage of deals and special pricing on thousands of products for the spring selling season.
Distribution America and PRO Group had some nice words for the new Comfort Zone Propane Heater and Stove at the 2016 Executive Planning Conference, held Nov. 17-19, 2015. The heater and stove was named "best new product" in the housewares and seasonal category thanks to selections from distributor attendees.
The Comfort Zone 2-in-1 Propane Heater and Stove was chosen as the best new product in the housewares and seasonal category by suppliers and distributors at the 2016 Executive Planning Conference hosted by Distribution America and Pro Group. The Comfort Zone 2-in-1 Propane Heater and Stove is designed for outdoor heating and cooking, according to a statement from World and Main, parent company of the Comfort Zone brand. The portable heater can direct 6,500 BTUs sideways to heat or upward to its built-in cast-iron cooktop.
Suppliers and distributors at the 2016 Executive Planning Conference, hosted by Distribution America and PRO Group, selected World and Main’s Comfort Zone brand propane heater and stove as the best new product in the housewares and seasonal category, the company said.
Comfort Zone®, a World and Main, LLC brand and a leading manufacturer of personal heaters and portable fans, unveiled its 2016 new portable fan product collection at the 2016 International Home and Housewares Show, Chicago, IL. The Comfort Zone Spring 2016 new product collection includes ten portable fans with smart functionality in the hottest selling colors, and value priced for retail partners. The new collection is boxed in consumer-friendly packaging to support its trade partners in attracting consumers.
The organizers of the first World and Main Spring 2016 Houston Market (formerly the Handy Hardware Spring Market) pointed to a number of reasons for scoring its best attendance mark of its last five market events. Under the new name 'World and Main (Houston)', the event packaged broader product selections, aggressive pricing and promotions, new dealer marketing support programs and a private concert by country music star Kevin Fowler.
World and Main, LLC announced today that it has filled seven (7) key positions in its organization to support the execution of its business strategy in 2016. The new World and Main executives are: Ben Small, CPA, Chief Financial Officer; Evan C. Burstein, Vice President Sales Food and Drug; Thomas Grunewald, Vice President MRO, Commercial and Industrial, Wholesale Hardware Division; Cara R. Allard, Category Director Housewares; Maria Arhontoulis, Marketing Communications Manager; John Gearing, promoted to Chief Information Officer; and Diane Dunne, promoted to National Director Ecommerce.