Here are some new products to inspire you at the
start of 2011. Manufacturers will be showcasing
these products and more during upcoming trade
shows. We’ve included more show tips throughout
this issue, from The New York International Gift
Fair to The Winter Fancy Food Show to The
Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings
Market. See you in the aisles!
by Zak Designs, Inc.
Among the new patterns that Zak is releasing for 2011 is
Posie. The rainbow of vibrant colors in Posie jump off the
plates, tumblers and bowls that make up the line, and the
bright floral and garland patterns are tied together to
create a festive, whimsical feel.
Spend your lunch hour savoring
beauty with first-ever Aladdin
Artist Series. This initial collection
celebrates the brilliant work of
emerging artists from around
the world. Artist Series Insulated
Bowl 20 ounces (Item#: 10-
01030-001), featuring the art
of Latin-American illustrator
Catalina Estrada. Easy-grip lid.
Insulated Mug 12 ounces
(Item#: 10-01029-001) has
a flip lid and is car-cup friendly.
MSRP: $19.99 (mug)
MSRP: $19.99 (bowl)
Umami Micom Rice Cooker & Warmer by Zojirushi 800-733-6270 www.zojirushi.com The new Umami Micom Rice Cooker & Warmer features a slow-cook function,
allowing users to go
beyond rice and grains. Its Umami setting soaks and
steams rice longer for enhanced flavor. Featuring a
versatile slow cook function to cook soups and other
menus, as well as automatic keep warm, extended
keep warm and reheating cycle. Menu settings
include: white, Umami, mixed, sushi, porridge,
sweet, brown, GABA brown, rinse-free, quick
cooking and slow cook.
MSRP: $273 for the 5.5-cup