Kitchen/Bath

Kohler Co. opened the first Canadian Kohler Signature Store in Vancouver. Solely owned and operated by EMCO Corp., the Kohler Signature Store gives consumers and...more...

Toto Ltd., unveiled its Flotation Tub designed to bring about “ultimate relaxation” by inducing relaxed brain waves. The tub, inspired by flotation therapy, was on display...more...

Orlando was the place to be in January and not just because of the beautiful weather and incredible theme parks.  The city was host to...more...

The ActiClean self-cleaning toilet from American Standard has been named a 2016 GREEN GOOD DESIGN award recipient in the Green Products category. This recognition was...more...

Japan based Sanden Corporation will be introducing their next generation of Heat Pump Water Heater products, Compressor and Coil technologies, many featuring R744 refrigerant at...more...

The sensor activated toilet flush system is operated by waving your hand over the handle.

This product is easy to install on existing front mount...more...

Mansfield Plumbing employee, Ron Kline, marks 52 years of service with the company —18,980 days — with a perfect attendance record.

At 72 as a...more...

World Vision hosted the 17th Annual Crystal Vision Awards Breakfast at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Florida, during the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show...more...

Winners include a couple of new names from the show’s Discovery District.

The 2017 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show announced the Best of KBIS 2017...more...

Delta Faucet’s HydroRain offers the option to use the raincan shower, the fixed shower head or both showers simultaneously.

Designed to fit a standard shower...more...

Kohler has created Real Rain, a showering experience that emulates the feel of a warm rain shower. The look and feel of natural rain is...more...

Moen has signed a national contract with Drees Homes, a builder with a storied 85-plus year history, to exclusively feature Moen plumbing products in new...more...

For the fourth straight year, California Faucets has been recognized by Interior Design magazine’s Best of Year (BoY) Awards. This year, the DAVOLI Series Pull-Down...more...

Jacuzzi Luxury Bath has launched its first freestanding whirlpool bathtub – the Modena jetted bath.  Standard features of the Modena Freestanding Whirlpool Bath include eight flush-mount...more...

NKBA survey respondents also reported an increase in awareness for universal design features and aging-in-place elements among homeowners.

Contemporary and transitional designs have overtaken traditional...more...

The Integra Drain system is designed to seamlessly join the drain to the sink, so that they are one complete unit. The sink interior eliminates...more...

The AirTempo Control from MrSteam has been named a 2016 GOOD DESIGN award recipient in the bath category for design excellence. The award is presented...more...

The Kitchen and Bath Show (KBIS), in conjunction with the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), has painted its appeal across kitchen and baths for...more...

Moen has launched the U by Moen shower, a Wi-Fi/cloud-based digital system that offers mobile connectivity and personalization, and provides homeowners countless ways to create...more...

The AT200 SpaLet Smart Toilet is a dual flush toilet that offers a range of features to enhance the modern bathroom environment. With its multiple...more...

The lead-free brass bubbler kit includes the 7800PFLFB lead-free brass bubbler and all necessary mounting hardware. This product retrofits standard drinking fountains, making it the perfect...more...

The Kohler Signature Store by Expressions Home Gallery, a 2,822-square-foot retail space and headquarters, in Culver City, Calif., earned LEED certification under v4 of the...more...

The Beale touchless faucet with Selectronic technology and the Edgewater semi-professional faucet, both from American Standard, were named 2016 GOOD DESIGN award recipients in the...more...

To meet continued and accelerating growth, California Faucets has recently expanded its operations to include a third manufacturing facility. The new building, that opened on...more...

A total of 17 Aquasana, Inc. drinking water filters are the first products to earn certification to reduce perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS)...more...

Watermark Designs has been named a recipient in Interior Design magazine's 2016 “Best of Year” Awards. On December 1, 2016 over 900 people from the...more...

TOTO’s director of marketing will also serve on the board.

Steve Petock, senior vice president of business development, Ferguson, has been appointed to the 2017...more...

Geberit has announced that ACS Marketing will now represent Geberit plumbing products in the Southern California, Arizona and Las Vegas markets. ACS Marketing, based in...more...

ThermaSol, the industry leader in steam shower products and technology for more than 55 years, has announced two position shifts in its organization. The first...more...

The Mandello 114 Volo Lario 100 Volo and vanities, designed by Meneghello Paolelli Association and are crafted in England, combine ENGLISHCAST material with nest beech...more...

The Decorative Plumbing & Hardware Association recently held its 2016 Annual Conference and Product Showcase at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville,...more...

Conventional bathroom ceramic material requires a thickness of 1.2 centimeters to ensure the necessary strength after firing. For finer forms Duravit has developed a new,...more...

The Pfister Xtract kitchen faucet delivers great-tasting, quick flowing, filtered water and regular tap water from a single faucet. The new faucet allows homeowners to...more...

Kohler is expanding availability of its renowned bath and kitchen products with the opening of the Kohler Signature Store by Plumbing Distributors, Inc., in Buckhead....more...

Worly Plumbing Supply, Inc., a Columbus Ohio-based plumbing supply distributor, released a public invitation to a series of free family-themed events at its newly remodeled...more...

Newport Brass introduces two new collections for the bath: Joffrey and Vander. Each collection offers its own unique style with both transitional elements and modern...more...

The DXV collection of 3D printed residential faucets – the Vibrato, Trope and Shadowbrook styles – have been named a 2016 R&D 100 Award...more...

All five models are made from premium 18-gauge 304 stainless steel and feature Sound Guard undercoating to dampen sounds and reduce condensation. They also feature...more...

Briggs Plumbing Products has announced the opening of a new West Coast distribution center.

The 300,000-sq.-ft. center, located in Anaheim, Calif., will serve the area...more...

Worly Plumbing Supply, Inc., announced that it has re-opened its newly remodeled Cincinnati Bath and Kitchen Showroom.

The Worly Showroom provides kitchen and bath products...more...

First Supply held a grand opening for Wisconsin’s first Kohler Signature Store, Sept. 6, in Wauwatosa, just outside Milwaukee with no less than David Kohler,...more...

Unexpected guests at the front door? Worse yet, the in-laws stopping by unannounced? It’s no worries with the new ActiClean self-cleaning toilet from American Standard....more...

Dakota Supply Group, based in Fargo, N.D., recently expanded its partnership with Kohler. DSG will now offer Kohler at all of its plumbing locations. Plumbing customers...more...

WaterPlace, an upscale kitchen, bath and lighting showroom, Crown Point,  Ind., opened by LEEPS Supply in August, will hold its grand opening celebration on...more...

 Shoppers can view and try out – but not buy – innovative product at new showroom space. 

The TP123 Pneumatic Test Plug is the newest addition to the GT Water Products, Safe-T-Seal Test Plug offering. It has a wide-reaching expansion capacity of...more...

First Supply held a grand opening for Wisconsin’s first Kohler Signature Store, Sept. 6 in Wauwatosa, Wis., just outside Milwaukee with no less than David...more...

Moen began a new ad campaign last August that shines a spotlight on the personal motivations behind choosing a plumbing fixture or accessory, asking consumers...more...

Basco Manufacturing Co., has announced that Tom Keehan has joined the company as chief financial officer. He will also serve on the company’s executive committee...more...

The National Kitchen and Bath Association, NKBA, will now offer a student membership at no cost to all those studying in the design and building...more...

New space will offer tile, stone, lighting and outdoor living products in addition to plumbing.

Blackman Plumbing Supply Co., Inc., the New York-based plumbing supply...more...

The innovative collection of 3D printed residential faucets from DXV by American Standard has been named a Silver Winner in the 36th annual International Design...more...

Company also signed an agreement to acquire ROHL.​

Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. announced the creation of a new Global Plumbing Group, a strategic...more...

Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery is proud to support the African American interior design community as a leading sponsor for the Black Interior Designers...more...

Millennials outspend other age groups when remodeling their kitchens and bathrooms, according to new research from the National Kitchen & Bath Association. The research, which...more...

For relaxation in a whirlpool, or air bathtub, selecting a color to match a mood can be a rejuvenating experience.  Available as an option in...more...

The Beale touchless faucet offers the option of switching to manual operation by simply sliding a movable door to cover the sensor. Touchless operation improves...more...

Decolav announced a master distribution agreement with The Stock Market, a master distributor for finished plumbing products.

The deal, effective Aug. 1, expands the number...more...

The amount of money Americans spend renovating and improving their homes will grow to more than $320 billion by the middle of next year, according...more...

Currently, there is a commercial running for a particular automotive manufacturer that speaks to the evil of the cookie cutter. In the commercial, narrated by...more...

Each of these sinks are contemporary, minimalist bathroom designs. The smaller design styles are good for increased counter space and floor space, adding to storage...more...

Hansgrohe USA is rolling out a sweepstakes on Instagram that celebrates the company’s passion: water. The latest in a series of fun social initiatives, the...more...

Ammara is currently available throughout Forte Buying Group showrooms.

Crosswater Bathrooms acquired Ammara Designs. Europe’s leading luxury bathroom manufacturer, Crosswater Bathrooms, shares almost 20 years...more...

Designer Bath and Salem Plumbing Supply, Beverly, Mass., a third generation family business, was awarded the 2016 Family Business Award, Medium Firms Category. The Massachusetts...more...

Jacuzzi Luxury Bath begin its 60th Anniversary celebration by hosting its first event on June 9 at the newly opened Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting...more...

New American Standard research reveals consumer bathing habits from bath selfies to cleaning the tub naked.

Think about the last time you needed more shower...more...

IAPMO R&T, together with IAPMO R&T Lab and IAPMO R&T Oceana, recently participated in the 21st Kitchen & Bath China 2016 in Shanghai. The event,...more...

Trends may come and go, but great design is in perpetual demand. This is especially true in the luxury kitchen and bath industry where exceptional...more...

The new MIKADO aerator turns water streams from ordinary to extraordinary! With its delicate lines and distinctive spray pattern, the MIKADO creates a visually alluring...more...

Gerber has added two undercounter sinks to its mix of lavatory products.

The new product options include the Luxoval Round Undercounter Lavatory (Model #13-740), which...more...

Upgraded features include magnetic docking spray heads for easy use, stainless steel braided supply lines with 3/8" compression connections and quick-connect spray hose for time...more...

In partnership with client American Standard, Solve, an independent Minneapolis-based branding and advertising agency, is launching the client’s most aggressive faucet effort in history.

While...more...

A revised model for forecasting home-remodeling spending is predicting that such activity will increase by 8.6 percent annually by year's end and rise to 9.7...more...

PIRCH, a high-end retailer known for letting customer shower in private, is opening a flagship store in New York City, May 21. The 32,000 sq....more...

Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery recently opened a new showroom in The Shops Buckhead Atlanta. The 13,183-square-foot showroom offers the latest in bath and...more...

Sigma30 is the latest addition to the family of flush plates for Sigma in-wall toilet systems. Available in two versions: a single-button model with stop-and-go...more...

Geberit's 2016 Inspire brochure highlights seven projects using in-wall systems across the country. The 20-page, four-color brochure features full-color photography throughout, alongside detailed, personal reflections...more...

Initiatives are part of company’s 70th anniversary celebration.

Designer Bath and Salem Plumbing Supply in Beverly, Mass., a third-generation family business specializing in bathroom and...more...

The National Kitchen & Bath Association unveiled a series of updated professional development learning schedules and coursework designed to help members and nonmembers stay up-to-date...more...

Showroom is the region’s largest home plumbing, lighting and appliance retailer.

Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery opened a new showroom in Seattle’s SoDo district...more...

Elkay has introduced new colors and models to its E-Granite collection. The company’s new E-Granite kitchen, bar and prep sinks include 10 new models and...more...

Hansgrohe North America has named Brian C. Dunn as director of sales, global projects.

Dunn will be responsible for driving the company’s direction and management...more...

IPS Corp, has acquired Integra Adhesives, a manufacturer of specialty adhesives used to permanently bind solid-surface building products and interior finishes such as countertops, as...more...

The collection of 3D printed metal bathroom sink faucets from DXV by American Standard was recognized with a Best of BDwest Product Design Award at...more...

BLANCO  has  received  a 2015  Good  Design  Award  for  its  PRECIS medium  single  sink  with drainer. The Good Design Award is presented each year by...more...

Several recent homeowner surveys from the National Association of Home Builders, American Institute of Architects and Meredith Corp., confirm that regardless of age or income,...more...

The Edgewater collection of pull-down kitchen and bar faucets from American Standard was recognized with the Red Dot Award, an international distinction for excellence in...more...

Elkay has announced a collaborative partnership with granite sink manufacturer, Schock GmbH of Germany. The partnership is focused on expanding Elkay’s granite product line, enabling...more...

Bringing sophisticated styling and water-saving functionality to high-end commercial facilities, this pint urinal and wall-hung sink are added to the commercial Decorum fixture collection, offering...more...

A new products brochure from Chicago Faucets highlights additions to the company's family of faucets. Products featured include the EQ Series electronic faucets with adjustable...more...

Basco Manufacturing Co., announced the company’s national and regional sales award recipients for the most results-driven manufacturer’s sales representatives in the plumbing wholesale and glass...more...

Thanks to a partnership between Microsoft’s HoloLens and Lowe’s, customers will soon be able to use the headset to visualize redesigns of their kitchens in...more...

The fact that Ferguson Enterprises decided to open up a new showroom could be treated as old news. After all, the company already operates more...more...

Let’s face it: Everyone thinks they are the best at what they do, true or not. I have never known a company to say, “Hey,...more...

I’ve always loved design shows. The exhibits, the demonstrations, the opportunity to admire up close the latest designs and products. For my colleagues and me,...more...

Huntington Brass has expanded its offering of faucets meeting EPA WaterSense criteria and low-flow options. Most Huntington Brass stainless steel ball valve and ceramic disk...more...

Mansfield Plumbing has announced its PROTECTOR No-Overflow Toilet. Even if the toilet is clogged, a concealed secondary drain provides overflow protection that directs excess water...more...

MAAX Bath Inc. announces the MAAX Professional product line, designed to make it easier for professionals to provide their customers with trend-setting looks for the...more...

Franke, the largest stainless steel kitchen sink manufacturer in the world and a leading name in kitchen faucets, announced the expansion of Kitchen Systems North...more...

MrSteam unveils the steam shower industry’s first wireless control for residential applications. The new, user-friendly AirTempo Control offers users exceptional functionality and the convenience of...more...

According to Forbes.com, 543,000 new businesses start each month. Some of them make it, most of them don’t. But I bet one thing’s for sure...more...

KBIS 2016 went off without a hitch! The show is a spectacle with thousands of attendees chomping at the bit for the latest and greatest...more...

The Grandera collection combines high standards of quality and craftsmanship with detail and comfort. The collection will be available in a new warm sunset finish...more...

InSinkErator announces that Andrew Pace, Green Design Center, Waukesha, Wis., is the winner of a trip for two to Las Vegas, including flight, three nights...more...

The NKBA today announced a partnership with Shelly Palmer, managing director, Digital Media Group at Landmark Ventures. Palmer will serve the association as a 2016...more...

Following a successful launch of distribution in Hawaii, Duravit USA is expanding its relationship with ACS Architectural Resources. ACS will now represent Duravit in Southern...more...

It is the first change in NKBA visual branding in eight years and one of the most significant changes in the association’s 53-year history.

The...more...

The VorMax toilet line from American Standard has been named a 2015 GOOD DESIGN award recipient in the bath category for design excellence. This award...more...

Keith Yurko, currently vice president of company’s private label business, to assume leadership duties.​

Danze, Inc. and Gerber Plumbing Fixtures have announced that Michael Werner...more...

Alex Davidkhanian has been appointed the chief financial officer for LIXIL Water Technology Americas, American Standard, DXV and GROHE brands, effective Dec. 1, 2015.

Davidkhanian...more...

InSinkErator announces “Taste of Vegas” at KBIS 2016.

“Taste of Vegas” comprises three primary elements:

Chef Demonstrations

Recently named “Best Off-Strip Chef in Las Vegas”,...more...

With an elegant design suited for any environment, Niagara’s Stealth One-Piece Toilet combines beauty and brawn. The Stealth One-Piece is a 0.8 gallons per flush,...more...

The National Kitchen & Bath Association announced on Jan. 6 changes to its design certification program designed to raise the bar on industry professionalism while...more...

At the International Consumer Electronics Show, TOTO is presenting products from its flagship NEOREST Suite.

The NEOREST 750H toilet includes intuitive sensor operation with auto...more...

It is a new year, and its time to make some resolutions concerning business. 

Now, I had every intention of discussing the problems showrooms...more...

Bathrooms may serve a very necessary and practical function in your customers' daily lives, but there’s no reason why they can’t also be luxurious spaces...more...

Seven new hand hygiene sinks benefit environments where hygiene and cross-contamination control is of concern — hospitals, doctors’ offices, schools, child care centers, industrial buildings,...more...

This 100% stainless steel pull-down kitchen faucet features an elegant, contemporary design with modern, arching spouts and ergonomic pin handles, and a water-saving flow rate....more...

Duravit USA has enhanced its website – www.duravit.us -- making its luxurious bathroom designs even more accessible to consumers and the design industry at...more...

Ferguson Enterprises has opened its newest showroom at its Newport News, Va, corporate campus that will also serve as a training center for showroom staff from...more...

NKBA University has just announced the four finalists who will compete in the Finals for the 2016 Professional of the Year Contest, live from NKBA’s...more...

Jason International, Inc. an Arkansas-based manufacturer company of luxury hydrotherapy bath products is pleased to announce the promotion of Paulo Jacuzzi  to chief executive officer...more...

In the past year, American Standard has tripled the size of its design department.

With an eye toward fueling inspiration and supporting its commitment as...more...

These new floor-mounted tub fillers are offered in 2 appealing styles: a sculptural square model characterized by geometric shapes and crisp angles, and an elegant...more...

Join industry colleagues from 7-10 a.m., Jan. 11 at The Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas, for a “Driving Designer Business To Your Showroom, during the upcoming...more...

California Faucets Palomar Art Deco Tub Filler received the 2015 “Plumbing Product of the Year, Water Delivery” award at this year’s Decorative Plumbing Hardware Association...more...

The Kitchen and Bath Industry Show announces the brands selected to participate in the first-ever DesignBites - a quick, informative presentation format. Presentations will feature...more...

Watermark Designs was honored at the annual meeting of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce with an award in the Design category for their 30-plus years...more...

The Rook collection suite of luxury faucets, fittings and accessories for the bath combines a low spout architecture and crisp octagonal details for a stately...more...

Higher focus on aging-in-place products for the bathroom. Faster availability of products for plumbers. Continued focus on high performance, low consumption toilets. These are just...more...

Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery associates in New Jersey opened up their kitchens to some pint-size chefs as part of Ferguson Future Foodies, a...more...

Bill Darcy, CEO of The National Kitchen & Bath Association announced the appointment of Jen Bruno as Vice President, Strategic Development effective immediately. In this...more...

The National Kitchen & Bath Association’sfourth consecutive Voices from the Industry Conference Program to be held at the upcoming Kitchen & Bath Industry Show in...more...

Duravit is expanding its reach to the South Pacific with a new partnership. ACS Architectural Resources of Hawaii and Duravit are joining forces to provide...more...

I have written about many things that are important in making your showroom and company the best it can be — displays, product mix, environment,...more...

Website www.atlasobsurca.com has an interesting history of the Jacuzzi family dating back to 1886 when Giovanni and Teresa Jacuzzi were married and eventually had...more...

October is National Kitchen & Bath Month, and the National Kitchen & Bath Association is stressing the importance of hiring a certified professional for kitchen...more...

Memorable showrooms invite designers and consumers to see, touch and hear about the latest products for the kitchen and bath. To celebrate this vital part...more...

PRECIS Medium Single with drainer features an integral drainboard for drying dishes or food prep. Offers a crisp angular design, durable SILGRANIT II surface and...more...

Mansfield Plumbing has introduced a new generation of bathing experiences for tension-riddled people. The new MicroDermTM Therapeutic Bath silently infuses bathwater with millions of microbubbles...more...

Oasis Showrooms and The Beautiful Bath Showroom, divisions of APR Supply Co (APR), announced the promotion of Allison Lorelli to business development manager. She will be...more...

American Standard has breathed passion into the plumbing industry for over 140 years. The company stands for a commitment to the kitchen and bathroom worlds,...more...

Jeff Wool is the third-generation business owner of Wool Supply in Florida. I had a chance to speak to him about what it was like...more...

Registration is now open for the 2016 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show and its Voices From the Industry conference sessions. More than 500 exhibitors will...more...

I’m always on the lookout for the best design trends and this season did not disappoint! It’s an exciting time to be a part of...more...

Oftentimes, skills aren't innate. They're learned. Rhonda knows precisely how this works in the business realm. It's important that the people who work with you...more...

New York – Hastings Tile & Bath, the importers and distributors of contemporary bathroom fixtures, tile and bath furniture has recently redesigned their showroom to...more...

New York – The Manhattan Chapter of the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) held its Sizzling Summer Social in conjunction with the New York...more...

Huntington Beach, Calif. – The Los Angeles area’s most elite designers honored California Faucets by selecting its faucets and shower fittings for five distinctly different...more...

New York – Hansgrohe U.S.A is proud to announce its nationwide call for entries for the second annual Hansgrohe+Axor Das Design Competition.  

The competition...more...

Chino Hills, Calif. – Jacuzzi Luxury Baths announced that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Ferguson Enterprises Inc.

“As we near our 60th...more...

Brooklyn, N.Y. – Watermark Designs, the Brooklyn-based designers and manufacturers of bathroom faucets and fixtures for commercial and residential projects has just unleashed a completely...more...

New York – LAUFEN, the award-winning Swiss-based manufacturer of high-end bathroom solutions welcomes Wilson Caicedo as its new customer service representative. Caicedo joins LAUFEN as they...more...

New faucets and showerheads within the M•Dura line offer fresh, contemporary styles with durability and performance needed for high-use environments. Single- and two-handle widespread lavatory...more...

The Brentwood high efficiency toilet is WaterSense compliant, with a certification pending. The traditional style 1.28-gpf toilet comes with a concealed trapway and elongated bowl....more...

Erie, Penn. – Zurn Industries, LLC launches an easy-to-use reward program, “Earn with Zurn,” that allows contractors to earn cash rewards for purchasing eligible products...more...

Boise, Idaho – Best Bath Systems, a leading manufacturer of showers and tubs, introduces five videos that provide detailed and easy-to-understand instructions on installing a...more...

Forbes reports on the Pirch, a fast-growing retailer that uses in-store showers, gourmet chefs and secret entrances to the highest of the high-end plumbing and...more...

Schiltach/Offenburg – Hansgrohe SE continues its history of success and is improving its competitive position by making a significant investment in its Offenburg facility. The...more...

One of the topics of late that I am focused on is the future of showrooms within our industry, because I honestly believe this is...more...

New York – GROHE has developed a CEU, The Edge of Water – Trends & Best Practices in Building Water Use, for members of AIA,...more...

North Olmsted, Ohio – Moen is honored to be voted one of the ‘Top Workplaces’  in Northeast Ohio by The Plain Dealer. The list is...more...

Round Rock, Texas – ThermaSol is pleased to announce the hiring of Katie McKinney as CEU trainer and trade coordinator for North America. McKinney’s role...more...

The new VorMax toilets reinvent the flush, delivering top to bottom cleaning that is virtually effortless. Eliminating the rim holes around the bowl, the VorMax lush...more...

The AER-DEC is the perfectinnovation for any high-end washroom. Soap dispenser, faucet, hand dryer, and sink basin all designed to work together as one touch-free,...more...

The PRECIS medium single sink with drainer features an integral drainboard. Has a crisp, angular design, durable SILGRANIT II surface and a unique wave-shaped integrated stainless grid that effectively doubles the...more...

Woodridge, Ill. – Danze and Gerber have also announced the addition of Sharron Edwards as business development manager in Region 6 (comprised of several southern/southeast...more...

New York, N.Y. - Hansgrohe U.S.A is proud to announce its nationwide call for entries for the second annual Hansgrohe+Axor Das Design Competition. The Hansgrohe and...more...

Lumberton, N.J. – BLANCO, German innovator of exceptional kitchen sinks and faucets, has new cause for celebration: the company recently produced its 50-millionth sink. The...more...

The Cascade™ high efficiency toilet features a rimless bowl that reduces germs and bacteria that typically hide in difficult-to-access rim areas. The bowl's 800 grams...more...

The HOT100 is available finished in chrome or satin nickel, and includes an easy push-button feature, which helps make the product one of the most...more...

San Juan Capistrano, Calif. – Fluidmaster was recognized for its extraordinary efforts related to corporate responsibility by the Orange County chapter of the Association for...more...

New York – Duravit is embracing design with a personal touch with its new L-Cube furniture series. Designed by Christian Werner, L-Cube approaches bathroom design...more...

Working in a showroom you come across a wide variety of customers and personalities. Many of the people you meet are extremely nice. Sometimes they...more...

Innovation is the name of the game at the brand new BA Kitchen, a state-of-the-art cooking, entertaining and event space at ONE World Trade Center...more...

Hackettstown, N.J. – Professionals seeking a better understanding of the current status, future prospects and general sentiments of the kitchen and bath industry can now...more...

Sugar Hill, Ga. – California is facing a historic drought that is forcing residents, businesses and hotels to reconsider their water usage, including landscape irrigation...more...

New Orleans; Los Angeles – House Beautiful’s “Kitchen of the Year” has been an inspiration since it debuted in 2008 in New York City’s famed...more...

North Little Rock, Ark. – Jason International, Inc. announced the appointment of Matt Peterson as president, and the promotion of Paulo Jacuzzi as executive vice...more...

Piscataway, N.J. ― American Standard has been honored with a Patents for Humanity award from the U.S. Commerce Department’s United States Patent and Trademark Office...more...

Menomonee Falls, Wis. – The Wellness Council of America (WELCOA), with local affiliate Wellness Council of Wisconsin, recently presented its coveted Gold-level Well Workplace Award...more...

Price, price, price. Working in a showroom, price seems to be the greatest concern most of us hear about anymore. After two decades of selling in...more...

Designed for both contemporary and transitional décors,  AVA and  ONO wall-mounted bath faucets feature single-handle operation for a cleaner look and a more convenient operation....more...

The Wynford suite features an updated, clean look with a high-arc design for easy hand washing. Several faucet options are available including a single-handle, single-hole...more...

ShowerSense has been added to the Total Sense selection of ChromaSense,  AromaSense and AudioSense Spa options of Home Spa Collection. The Total Sense TSC-450 touchscreen...more...

The H-Line faucet collection, originally designed with noted interior designer Mark Zeff for a project in New York City, combines the manufacturer’s custom capabilities with...more...

New York – After five fabulous and fun-filled days in its new location at Pier 92, DIFFA is proud to report that the 2015 edition...more...

Santa Ana, Calif. – Newport Brass, manufacturers of premium solid brass faucets and fittings for residential and commercial projects, has been recognized as a member...more...

Duluth, Ga. – Duravit appeared in two feature films and two home design shows this year across some of Hollywood's biggest names.

Diving into their first...more...

The new Loft collection of bath fixtures is designed to suit today’s contemporary-styled baths. This new suite, characterized by appealing, leading-edge styling, consists of two...more...

The Halo bathtub sports a compact design, therapy options and a deep bathing well for full-body immersion. And it’s eco-friendly, with a resin that's formulated...more...

Atherton vitreous china undercounter lavatories provide an appealing, versatile design option ideal for both remodeling and new construction. With their clean lines, simple geometric shapes,...more...

Menomonee Falls, Wis.  – Bradley Corporation, manufacturer of commercial plumbing fixtures and equipment for more than 90 years, hosted the Milwaukee-based Water Council's first quarterly...more...

Rutherford, N.J. – This year’s Academy Awards nominees took home the annual Distinctive Assets’ “Everyone Wins” gift bag, which each of the “losers” takes home...more...

Racine, Wis. – Trade partners can be more successful and confident in recommending disposers and instant hot water dispensers after completing training at the new...more...

SYLMAR, Calif. – Alno, Inc., the makers of fine decorative hardware, mirrors and bath

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Recently there has been a lot of talk about what will the showroom of the future look like. I thought I

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As the housing market picks up, the recovery has finally caught up to the most important rooms in the house. Good news! The steady stream of bad...more...

The 16" RAIN MACHINE is available in square or round with 24 finish options. This competitively priced, 1/2" IPS, all-brass

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Fort Worth, Texas – Morrison Supply Company, based here, has acquired all assets of Kiva Kitchen & Bath with four showrooms in Southern California and...more...

MIAMI, Fla. —  LAUFEN, Swiss-based designer and manufacturer of high-end bathroom solutions, has joined the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) Specify With Care program. LAUFEN...more...

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. — The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) announced the winners of the 2015 NKBA Design Competition at an exclusive awards ceremony at...more...

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – In January, the 2015 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) wrapped its 51st annual show at the Las Vegas Convention Center...more...

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — At KBIS 2015 in front of a panel of industry judges and KBIS attendees, four finalists competing for the title of NKBA...more...

ATLANTA — LUXE Linear Drains, a leading manufacturer of architectural-grade, 100 percent stainless steel linear and tile insert shower drains, has introduced the new LUXE...more...

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. — Danfoss, a leading manufacturer of high-efficiency electronic and mechanical components and controls for air-conditioning, heating, refrigeration, industrial, and water systems, has named Sean...more...

ERIE, Pa. – Zurn Industries LLC introduced a sophisticated modular sensor faucet line, the Z6950 Aqua-FIT Faucet System. The system provides multiple performance benefits, numerous...more...

To all in the K/B industry:

“As the newly elected President of the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), I am thrilled to share some...more...

By Scott Barry Kaufman Ph.D.
Special to The Wholesaler

A nice relaxing shower can feel really good, especially after a long day at work. But...more...

I hope each of you had a very happy holiday season shared with family and great friends. Well, 2014 is behind us, and here we...more...

The holiday season is a fun and exciting time for most people. Personally, it is my favorite time of year. I loved this time of...more...

As part of the Builder Light faucet line, new lead free single-handle pull-down faucets come in three styles: chrome, stainless steel and oil-rubbed bronze. The...more...

Millions of years ago a major catastrophe of some sort rendered all the dinosaurs on Planet Earth extinct. Except maybe Barney; somehow the purple guy...more...

I read a article the other day and within that article was the following quote by Roger Staubach: “There are not Traffic Jams on the...more...

I had the chance to watch a TED-Ed video by Richard St. John on the "Power of Passion" and it really got me thinking. It...more...

Ancient Greeks worshipped her as a goddess, a protector of sailors and mariners. A soothing presence, she speaks in dreams. Her name is Brizo. Thousands...more...

In previous articles I have mentioned the importance of social media and its role in promoting your showroom business. I personally think it is one...more...

For three glorious days in July, Gerber Plumbing Fixtures and Danze Inc.’s President and CEO Michael Werner led a group of almost 70 seriously dedicated...more...

FORT WORTH, Texas — Morrison Supply Company, a Fort Worth-based

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ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Hansgrohe Inc. announced the results of

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HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. — From new product debuts to trend

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