10.02.2017 - 14.02.2017 — Hall: 4.1 Stand: B 16
Portmeirion Group PLC is a British company based in Stoke-on-Trent, England, and is listed on the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange. The Group has a wholly owned subsidiary in North America, Portmeirion USA Inc. and a joint venture in Canada based in Toronto.
A significant force in the homewares industry, Portmeirion Group encompasses five quintessentially British brands: Portmeirion, Spode, Royal Worcester, Pimpernel and Wax Lyrical. It is a market leader in high quality and innovatively designed tableware, cookware, giftware, tabletop accessories and home fragrances.
Portmeirion was founded by legendary ceramic designer Susan William-Ellis in Stoke-on-Trent in 1960 and has remained at the forefront of contemporary design ever since. Renowned for their tableware, cookware and gifts, Portmeirion produces beautiful and unique collections made to the highest standard to be used and enjoyed every day.
Founded by Josiah Spode in 1770, Spode revolutionised the ceramics industry with the introduction of blue under-glaze transfer printing and the development of a winning formula for fine bone china. Part of Portmeirion Group since 2009, Spode is synonymous with classic and elegant designs that are timeless and of the highest quality.
Renowned for its distinguished tableware ranges, Royal Worcester has been manufacturing high quality ceramics for over 250 years. Today, this Great British icon continues to grow with a wide portfolio of products from delightful fine bone china mugs to stunning ranges for the dining table.
Pimpernel is the premier brand for placemats and coasters offering a variety of beautiful designs and art prints for the tabletop with super-heat resistant technology. Pimpernel also produces stylish textiles that work perfectly with its sister brands' collections.
Founded in 1980, Wax lyrical is now the UK’s largest home fragrance company. From the heart of the Lake District, Wax Lyrical creates a huge variety of home fragrance products, such as candles and reed diffusers, and exports to some of the world’s leading luxury brands. In May 2016, Portmeirion Group acquired Wax Lyrical broadening its offering of lovely, British made products.
Portmeiron Group is launching versatile collections that are made for informal entertaining and modern day dining.
Inspired by its iconic design, Botanic Garden, Portmeirion has launched the contemporary Botanic Blooms, perfectto mix and match. And, in tune with relaxed entertaining, Portmeirion is showcasing Choices. With three soft colourways this new range is ideal to enjoy and share ‘world foods’. International cuisine also inspires the award-winning Sophie Conran for Portmeirion collection which sees the introduction of 14 new products, including eight bowls.
Featuring stylised drawings of admired cities with a splash of colour, a collection of Cityscapes travel mugs will be launched alongside teacups & saucers and mugs.
Royal Worcester’s Wrendale Designs, an incredibly successful licensed range for the Group, will have more gifting options such as teacups & saucers. And, Peppa Pig has two refreshingly different designs added to the children’s tableware range.
Catherine Lansfield will join the Group’s license portfolio in 2017 with various mug and tableware designs from Portmeirion PS Studio alongside another new license, Sara Miller London– an award-winning British designer who brings her colourful designs to a collection of fine china mugs.
As well as many new delightful home fragrance products from Wax Lyrical, three cutlery collections will also complement Portmeirion Group’s comprehensive offering.
Perfectly on-trend for 2017, Botanic Blooms brings casual elegance to the table. Blossoming across...
Wax Lyrical is the largest home fragrance company in the UK and has been producing scented candles...
The award-winning Sophie Conran for Portmeirion collection is a timeless classic with its freezer to...
With stylised drawings of some of the world’s most admired cities – London, Paris, New York & Rome –...