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inForm News & Notes

Inside Track NEWS IN BRIEF Artful Mugs Fine bone china coffee mugs covered with the artwork of Robert Bateman are new to McIntosh Trading, featuring four of the iconic Canadian artist’s bird studies. 888-977-1370, www.mcintoshtrading.com Salt Responsibly Summer Kitchen’s new Take Control Spice Programme empowers cooks to exercise control in the kitchen by allowing them to customize the salt levels in their marinades. The program includes four different seasoning packages which include a spice rub and an unrefined sea salt. 416-621-8641, www.summer-kitchen.com. What’s Your Number? Interior designer Ashley Botten and graphic designer Nina Jones have partnered up on a new company called Toofifteen. Made entirely of Tyvek – a sustainable material which looks and feels like paper – the products in the collection are organizational in nature and thoroughly durable, recyclable and non-toxic in design and construction. www.toofifteen.com

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Perfectly Plush Aurora World’s newly released spring catalogue boasts more than 200 new skus. Distributed in Canada by Nearly Famous, the popular plush line is expanding three of its bestselling lines: Lopsie Wopsie, YooHoo & Friends and Pom Pom Chick. 888-918-5023, www.nearlyfamous.ca. Top of Table Designed by a group of young designers, the Dea Gourmet line of tabletop, new to Canitra Agents, is modern and fresh. The launch coincides with the company’s new website and the hiring of new sales representatives: David Thibault in British Columbia and Alberta; Alexandra Mathurin in Vancouver Island; Richard Waters in the Toronto area and Dianne Brunelle in Quebec. 888-221-7809, www.canitraagents.com

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InStore Fall 2014: The Launch Issue!  

InStore magazine is Canada's definitive resource for independent retailers selling giftware, home decor, fashion accessories and lifestyle i...

InStore Fall 2014: The Launch Issue!  

InStore magazine is Canada's definitive resource for independent retailers selling giftware, home decor, fashion accessories and lifestyle i...