Industry News November 2015


What’s happening in the CanGift community

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Lug Canada has introduced its new Infinity Collection (available November 18).


Zwilling Canada opened its first outlet store in Canada at the McArthur Glen Designer Outlet Centre in Richmond, B.C. on October 23, 2015.


Prim Pickins (distributed by Enesco Canada) will be featured on a special holiday episode of the Dragon’s Den on December 9.


Leave Nothing But Footprints announced their line of menswear (available as of November 10).

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Wildly Delicious Fine Foods launched an online retail store in September. Their Brie Baker & Brie Brûlé is featured in the November 2015 edition of Oprah Magazine. From October 31 to December 23, 2015 they are holding their 14th annual warehouse sale.


Williams Sonoma named IVO Cutlery International Inc. in their “The Best of Europe” knife collection.


The 5 Second Rule ® party game (distributed in Canada by Outset Media) has become one of Ellen DeGeneres’ favourite new games to play on her show. It has been played on air with celebrities like Ricky Gervais, Elizabeth Banks, Pamela Anderson, Felicity Huffman and band 5 Seconds of Summer.

Four other Canadian distributed products from Outset Media were featured in Today’s Parent Magazine Ultimate Toy Guide 2015.


Le Creuset is celebrating 90 years with limited edition designs including the Black & White collection.

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My Brilliant Star became the exclusive distributor of Herrnhut Stars in Canada and an official partner in the U.S. They will also be at the Vancouver Christmas Market for the third year in a row.


Tealish Fine Teas relocated its retail store from Queen Street in Toronto to 367 Roncesvalles Ave.

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Upper Canada Soap introduced the new Frosted Cranberry Fragrance from Brompton & Langley. They also plan to make a Rose Gold Collection of implements available soon.


Foxy Originals was featured in the latest edition of Where Toronto magazine.


Mary Macleod’s Shortbread can now be found at Second Cup stores across Canada.


Hofland is celebrating the holidays with its 12 Days of Christmas giveaway on Instagram.

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Cate & Levi was featured in the Pregnancy & Newborn Magazine A-list of toys that play to baby’s developmental needs.

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Sloane Tea has a new line of signature caddies in pastel colours.


Long-time member and exhibitor Pottery Lane Imports will be closing its business at the end of November.


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