regular membership

If your housewares annual sales are under $10 million:

Regular Member $450

  • A manufacturer/supplier of consumer home and housewares product.
  • A manufacturer’s exclusive distribution/marketer in North America of consumer home + housewares products.

If your housewares annual sales are over $10 million:

Regular Member $750

  • A manufacturer/supplier of consumer home and housewares product.
  • A manufacturer’s exclusive distribution/marketer in North America of consumer home + housewares products.

Membership Year
April 1, 2018 - March 31, 2019
Inclusive of the 2019 International Home + Housewares Show


Become a Member - Contact Ginny Costello >

Ginny Costello
Manager, Member Services
Sales & Marketing
phone: 847-692-0114


Take a look at the variety of services and benefits that help Regular members operate and market more effectively.

International Home + Housewares Show

Save substantially on booth space fees at the 2019 Show and reach the $355.4 billion world of housewares retailing. Members pay $16.50 per square foot; non-members pay $22.00. For exhibitors with booths of 100 square feet (10'x10') or more, the savings on booth space fees will more than pay your dues!


Member Benefits:

Global Opportunities

IBC — globalize your business, increase export profitability, learn from your peers. Enhance your ability to compete and grow in the global marketplace by joining the International Business Export Council.*

International Trade Missions — learn about global markets through turn-key trade missions. Participate in retail tours and meet directly with key buyers.

International Pavilions — test the global markets cost effectively. Participate in leading industry shows in Europe, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East.

International Offices — reach buyers around the world. Get assistance from IHA’s offices in Canada, Germany, Mexico and the UK.

IBC Global Forum — This annual event features industry-savvy specialists discussing relevant export topics and providing education on market entry, global product development and marketing strategies.


Publications, Education & Research

State of the Industry Report — purchase a broadtrend analysis of the housewares industry.Learn details of U.S. housewares sales by category and channel and the distribution of the worldwide housewares market.

Housewares MarketWatch – receive free sales and consumer data formajor housewares categories . Learn about consumer buying habits by receiving this quarterly report.

IHA Member Connect — keep up with the Association, member companies, the industry. Enjoy IHA’s online monthly e-newsletter. Member news can also be found on our blog.

Educational Programs — learn about color/design, the retail environment, today’s consumer. Experience value-added sessions during the International Home + Housewares Show. Recordings are available as part of IHA’s industry education library.


Peer Groups

CORE — share experience with other industry decision-makers for growth.
Join a networking peer group in your area, designed exclusively for CEOs and held in key cities around the country.*


Association Initiatives, Industry Support

Industry Resources — Access industry resources to help you grow your business. Resources include Shipping Discounts, Legal Issues and Assistance, Manufacturer Reps Directories and Service Providers and more.

Housewares Charity Foundation – be part of an industry that gives back. Donate to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) on our website, and participate in the 22nd Annual Housewares Charity Foundation Gala, scheduled during the 2019 International Home + Housewares Show. The event raises funds for critical charities, unites our industry and honors its leaders.