Lenox, home of tabletop and giftware lines by designers such as Kate Spade, Marchesa, Dansk, Scalamandre, Brian Gluckstein and more, will acquire giftware company Reed & Barton. Lenox will market brands within the Reed & Barton umbrella, including Thomas O’Brien for Reed & Barton, Lunt, Williamsburg for Reed & Barton, and R+B Everyday.
Reed & Barton flatware; image courtesy Reed & Barton
Lenox plans to expand Reed & Barton in the U.S. and to bring Reed & Barton to Lenox’s existing international markets.
“We are thrilled to welcome Reed & Barton and its array of superb brands into the Lenox family,” Peter Cameron, chief executive officer of Lenox Corporation, said. “As an American company steeped in honor and tradition, we are pleased to expand on the history, knowledge and craftsmanship of such an iconic American brand. We believe that the combination of these two prestigious brands will ensure that the next generation of American consumers elevates the experience of their guests when entertaining at home.”