Offices and Representatives


Address + Directions

International Housewares Association
6400 Shafer Court, Suite 650
Rosemont, IL 60018

phone:
847-292-4200
fax: 847-292-4211

IHA's offices are conveniently located in Rosemont, Illinois, just minutes away from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.


From Downtown Chicago

  • Take the Kennedy (90/94) to O'Hare. Follow signs to O'Hare, exit on River Road and turn left at light.
  • Turn left onto Higgins Road (Route 72).
  • Shafer Court is the first street on the right, just before highway overpass.

OR

  • Take Kennedy to Cumberland exit, take a left onto Higgins and follow it to Shafer Court. (Shafer is the first street after River Road and just before the highway overpass.)

From the North

  • Take I-294 South.
  • Exit at 190 (O'Hare) and get into the right-hand lane quickly.
  • Just after the tollbooth, exit at Mannheim North.
  • Take to Higgins (Route 72) and turn right.
  • Go under two overpasses.
  • Just after the second overpass, take the left fork at the light onto Devon.
  • Turn right onto Shafer Court (just after the highway overpass). IHA is located in the second building on the left.

From the South, via the Tri-State Tollway (I-294)

  • Take I 294 North to O'Hare, exit River Road and turn left at light.
  • Turn left onto Higgins Road (Route 72).
  • Shafer Court is the first street on the right, just before the highway overpass.

These directions apply also for visitors coming from the west via the Stevenson Expressway (I 55) or the Eisenhower (I 90 or I 290).


From the West

  • Coming in on Northwest Tollway (90 East), exit at the O'Hare exit.
  • Immediately after passing through the tollbooth, exit onto Mannheim Road North.
  • At the second traffic light, turn right onto Higgins Road (Route 72). Go under two overpasses.
  • Just after the second overpass, take the left fork at the light onto Devon.
  • Turn right onto Shafer Court (just after the highway overpass). IHA is located in the second building on the left.

From Chicago O'Hare

  • Go to Mannheim North, go through two stoplights, turn right onto Higgins.
  • Go under two overpasses.
  • Just after the second overpass, take the left fork at the light onto Devon (just after the highway overpass).
  • Turn right onto Shafer Court. IHA is located in the second building on the left.

International Offices and Representatives

IHA’s four International Offices help members compete in the global marketplace by:

  • Promoting attendance at the International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago.
  • Serving as market information resources for IHA members who want to expand their international sales.

For further information, contact:

Tina Genualdi
Manager, International Marketing Operations
Phone: +1 847-692-0105
Email Tina Genualdi

International Offices

 
Canada Office
  CHHMA – Canadian Hardware
& Housewares Manufactures Association

1335 Morningside Ave., Suite 101
Scarborough, Ontario M1B 5M4
Canada
Contact: Maureen Hizaka
Tel: +1 416 282 0022
Fax: +1 416 282 0027
Email: mhizaka@chhma.ca
Web: www.chhma.ca

Germany Office (Germany, Austria, France, Switzerland)
  EK/servicegroup
Elpke 109
33605 Bielefeld
Germany
Contact: Melina Meyer
Tel: +49 521 2092 - 83
Fax: +49 521 2092 - 993834
Email: melina.meyer@ek-servicegroup.de
Web: www.ek-servicegroup.de

Mexico Office
  Business Development Partners,
S.A. de C.V.

Nuevo Leon 95, Desp. 4
Col. Condesa
06170 Mexico, D.F.
Mexico
Contact: Lourdes Ramirez
Tel: +52 (55) 5286-9002
Fax: +52 (55) 5286-6624
Email: L.ramirez@bdp-americas.com
Web: www.bdp-americas.com

UK Office
  Marcus Findlay
PLIMCO

Office: +44 (0) 121 580 8398
Mobile: +44 (0) 7771 877 244
Email: ihauk@plimco.co.uk

Pauline Clements
PLIMCO

Office: +44 (0) 121 580 8398
Mobile: +44 (0) 7787 563 830
Email: ihauk@plimco.co.uk

International Representatives

 
Australia
  Robert Parker
27 Browne Street
West Hobart, TAS 7000
Australia
Contact: Robert Parker
Tel: +61(0) 36231 3130
Email: robert@rpmi.com.au

China
 

H Idea Co Ltd
Room 901, Bldg #2
No.186 Dagu Road
Shanghai 200003
China

Contact: Karen Dai
Tel:
+86 138 1734 4892
Email:
karen.dai@h-idea.cn

Colombia
 

Le Cook Trading
5124 Coronado Ridge
Boca Raton, FL 33486

Contact: Catalina Moscoso
Tel:
+1 561 221 3020
Email:
cmoscoso@bylecook.com
Web: www.bylecook.com

France & Belgium
  Glop Studio
11 Rue Fenelon
75010 Paris
France
Contact: Pascal Glorieux
Tel: +33 680622863
Fax: +33 142812796
Email: pglorieux@glopstudio.fr
Web: www.glopstudio.fr

India
  CK Retail Consultancy
CK Nair
E 2003 Anmol Towers
Opp Patel Auto
SV Road, Goregaon West
Mumbai 400062
India
Contact: C.K. Nair/Esha Guha
Tel: +91 9819788859/+91 9950053777
Email: ck.nair@ckretailconsultancy.com/ esha.guha@ckretailconsultancy.com

Poland & Czech Republic
  PROMEDIA
ul. Stępińska 22/30
Warsaw 00-739
Poland
Contact: Jerzy Osika
Tel: +48 22 559 3961
Fax: +48 22 559 3962
Email: j.osika@promedia.biz.pl
Web: www.promedia.biz.pl

Scandinavia
  Hippie de Luxe ab
Hasslebybrottet 113
386 95 Farjestaden
Sweden
Contact: Linus Kolmevik
Tel: +46 70 414 67 68
Email: linus.kolmevik@hippiedeluxe.se
Web:
www.hippiedeluxe.se

South America
  Monchy Lacroix
Rua Capitao Pinto
Ferreira, 15, AP 5B
Jardins Paulista
São Paulo, SP
01423-020
Brazil
Contact: Alex Pinheiro
Tel: +55 11 95431 6634
Email: alex@monchylacroix.com
Web:
www.monchylacroix.com

South East Asia
  Watthana Trading Company
Blk 1, Kaki Bukit Ave 3
Unit # 05-17
Singapore 416087
Contact: Kar Mun Ho
Tel: +65 6 7421421
Email: watthana@singnet.com.sg

Spain & Portugal
  4HomeMenaje SC
C/San Juan Bosco, 1 portal 1 CP
22003 Huesca
Spain
Contact: Chema Martinez Román
Tel: +34 617 504 451
Email: chemamartinez@4homemenaje.com
Web: www.4homemenaje.com

Turkey & Middle East
  Furla Retail Consulting Company
Huzur Mahallesi Fatih Caddesi
No: 93 Seyrantepe
4. Levent
Istanbul
Turkey
Contact: Hakan Zihnioglu
Tel: +90 212 270 1827
Mobile: +90 532 286 07 08
Fax: +90 212 280 9429
Email: hakan@furla.com.tr

Middle East
  Marc El Chemali
P.O. Box 901737
Beirut
Lebanon
Contact: Marc El Chemali
Tel: +961 381136
Email: petemarc@inco.com.lb