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Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares Best New Product Awards Presented at NYNOW
Five new NY NOW exhibitors were the recipients of the Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares Best New Product Awards this past week at the Summer 2014 edition of NY NOW. Twig New York - Hankook Chinaware New York Inc. received the Best of Market award for its Cutlery Series. This product and four other individual category winners are now eligible for NY NOW's Best of Home Award, which will be announced later today. In addition to the Best of Market distinction, Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares Best New Product Awards were also presented in four other product-specific categories.
BEST OF MARKET:
Twig New York - Hankook Chinaware New York Inc., for its Cutlery Series, a collaboration of Twig New York and ceramist Hayoon Kim, which began from old cutlery found in a small flea market in London. This collection is made with Fine Bone China with 50 percent of bone ash and hand painted 24K gold.
Winner: VIETRI for its Buon Gusto Medium Yellow Casserole baking dishes, which go effortlessly from oven to table. Dishes are made in Tuscany of earthenware and are dishwasher, microwave and oven safe.
Winner: Coltellerie Berti for MATCH for its Compendio Steak Knife, a set of six steak knives handmade by artisans in Italy.
GOURMET ACCESSORIES CATEGORY:
Winner: Rosanna for its Stockholm Collection of canisters, bowls and mugs, which was inspired by the bold graphics of 1960s Scandinavia with strong geometrics and contrasts.
KITCHEN PREPARATION CATEGORY:
Winner: Define | Bottle for its Define Bottle, an eco-friendly water bottle that allows users to take nutrient-rich, fruit-infused water to go.