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household

the occupants, contents and the interior of a house; the greater part of the environment of the average companion animal.

household cluster
a grouping of animals or occurrences of disease within a household as occurs with some infectious diseases such as feline leukemia virus-related disorders.
household product poisoning
poisoning by materials that are normal contents in the average person's house, e.g. cleaning fluids, proprietary medicines.
household residency
duration of a companion animal's stay in a household. Controlled by disease, age, age at acquisition, financial viability of the owner, habits and personality of the animal.
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HFN's annual The Housewares Consumer Speaks research, presented as our cover story beginning on page 24, also points to healthy buying intentions among shoppers, with Millennials and Gen Xers picking up steam, helping to drive category innovation and success.
The popularity of private label housewares has been rising, aided by increasing numbers of well-informed purchasers of kitchenware, cookware, small appliances, bakeware, table ware, housewares and other home products.
Housewares is a key part of our business and we continue to work hard to develop our selection of houseware products, ensuring we include all the newest innovations on the market.
This isn't the case when looking at total housewares sales.
Melissa Bailey, housewares manager, has the challenge of being a one-stop shop for her customers' housewares needs so they don't have to leave the island.
Within the housewares universe as defined by the IHA (based on the composition of IHA membership) 93% of housewares are distributed directly from manufacturers to retailers.
The International Housewares Association published a white paper in 2010 that highlights how many smaller-margin housewares purchases are generally impulse-driven.
Many grocery industry officials stressed that they were looking at lower-end housewares products, specifically the kitchen gadget market, as a sure bet in 2012.
That production of molded housewares is off only slightly this year is remarkable, given the prevailing business conditions that have historcally affected this market.
On March 16, gia's three expert judges -- Wolfgang Gruschwitz, Scott Kohno and Martin Pegler -- will conduct a special session in the Housewares Design Theater on "Driving Retail Sales with World-Class Best Practices: Store Design & Architecture; Merchandise Display; and Retail Branding.
Final attendance figures are in for the recent Gourmet Housewares Show, which was held May 9 to 11 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Target, the downmarket discount chain, has lately added a few dozen more housewares to its "Michael Graves Design Collection.