Natural Beauty: Hall China’s Grove Collection

28-Nov-2017

Serving ware inspired by variations of nature Newell, W.Va.—The Hall China Company (http://www.hlcdinnerware.com/hall_china) has introduced Grove serving ware (http://www.hlcdinnerware.com/hall_grove), a line of small platters, trays, and plates destined to become a tabletop fo..
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Homer Laughlin Introduces “Bowls on a Roll” Brochure

31-Oct-2017

Bowl-focused literature assists restaurants with plating trend Bowls are on a roll in the restaurant business and show no sign of going flat. Their warmth, portability, and lack of pretention are making these “plates that go deep” the vessel of choice. In some places, they ..
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Hall China Introduces New “Studio” Collection

27-Jul-2017

Casual dining with the look and feel of handmade pottery Newell, WV—Bring the art of the potter’s studio to your table without sacrificing strength and durability. The HLC family of companies is proud to present their new Studio collection from Hall China, which evokes the a..
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Homer Laughlin China Company Represents West Virginia During White House “Made in America Week”

20-Jul-2017

Newell, WV — As the White House turns its focus to American-made products with a weeklong program showcasing homegrown goods and companies, HLC Inc. is proud to have been chosen to represent West Virginia in the “Made in America Product Showcase” as part of “Made in Ameri..
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Homer Laughlin Presents New “Earth-to-Table” Fresco Line

06-Jul-2017

One-of-a-kind design with distinctive matte glaze Newell, WV—The ever-changing earth is nature’s canvas for creativity. The Homer Laughlin China Company® captures that natural beauty and energy in its new Fresco dinnerware, bringing the art of the earth to the table. ..
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Thin and Elegant: Homer Laughlin’s Americana Collection

23-Jun-2017

Timeless beauty with an inner strength Newell, WV—The Homer Laughlin China Company is pleased to introduce its new Americana collection, designed for timeless beauty without compromising on strength. Americana is elegantly thin — in fact, the thinnest line of dinnerware in..
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Hall China Introduces Bold and Beautiful “Copper” Collection

08-Jun-2017

The look of copper that won’t tarnish or stain Newell, WV—Metallic finishes are a popular way to set a distinctive and attention-getting table, and the HLC family of companies delivers both drama and warmth in their new Copper collection from Hall China. Copper servew..
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HLC Adds Third Color to Popular Brownfield™ Line

25-May-2017

Charcoal hue now available in this artisan-inspired collection Newell, WV—Looking for inspiration? The Brownfield™ collection from the Homer Laughlin China Company has been inviting creativity to the table since its introduction last year. This line evoking the spirit of t..
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Homer Laughlin Expands Popular Brownfield Collection

03-May-2017

New items unveiled at NAFEM 2017 Newell, WV—The Homer Laughlin China Company has expanded their popular Brownfield line, introduced last year, from 13 to 23 pieces. Brownfield™, with its curvy coupe shape and peppery-speckled glaze, embodies the renaissance of the urban &ld..
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Homer Laughlin Launches Café Robusta Specialty Coffee Line

11-Apr-2017

Durable, versatile, and devoted to the perfect cup Newell, WV—The Homer Laughlin China Company is pleased to announce the introduction of their new dedicated specialty coffee line, Café Robusta. Café Robusta is a 12-piece collection of unique, American-made, h..
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HLC Introduces Newest Fiesta® Color: Daffodil

09-Mar-2017

A bright and cheerful new yellow pops up Newell, WV—The Homer Laughlin China Company (HLC Inc.) has announced the newest color in the iconic Fiesta® dinnerware line: Daffodil, a warm and brilliant yellow, was introduced in January at the Atlanta International Gift & Home ..
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Homer Laughlin’s Rustic Pesto/Indigo Line Expands, Adding New Items and Sepia Color to the Mix

23-Feb-2017

Coming to the table at NAFEM 2017 Newell, WV—The Homer Laughlin China Company is pleased to announce an expansion of the Pesto/Indigo line with additional pieces and the introduction of the new Sepia color. Sepia/Pesto/Indigo is a hearty mix of almost 30 items in unique shape..
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Homer Laughlin’s New Aurora Dinnerware Lets the Food Shine

09-Feb-2017

Elegant concentric rings put the focus on your culinary creations Newell, WV—The Homer Laughlin China Company is pleased to introduce Aurora, elegant dinnerware adding to the company’s stunning Ameriwhite® collection. Lines collectivized by the Ameriwhite brand ar..
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Homer Laughlin Promotes Sean Adkins to Director, Technical and Operations

06-Dec-2016

Newell, WV—The Homer Laughlin China Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Sean Adkins, PE, to the newly created position of Director, Technical and Operations. In his new role, Adkins is responsible for homogenizing day-to-day operations of the company’s engineering and..
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The Homer Laughlin China Company® and Union Reach Agreement on New Three-Year Contract

17-Nov-2016

Newell, WV—The Homer Laughlin China Company and its employee members of the Glass, Molders, Pottery, Plastics & Allied Workers Union (GMP) Local 419 today reached an agreement on a new three-year labor contract. Union officials, led by Tom Hubbard, GMP Local 419 president, informed Hom..
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Hall China Ceramic Serving Pans Maximize Temperature Distribution

11-Nov-2016

Smarter serving improves food quality and reduces food costs Newell, WV—From catered events to buffet lines, from cocktail suites to lobby shareables, managing food quality while minimizing food waste is a balancing act for foodservice operations that batch prepare and hold food ..
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Homer Laughlin Adds New Lines to Popular Retro Collection

24-Aug-2016

Newell, WV—Last year, the Homer Laughlin China Company introduced the Retro collection, 12 distinctive dinnerware patterns in blast-from-the-past designs. These whimsical, creative designs evoke fun and a distinctively Americana style. This return to the classics has been embraced with ent..
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Homer Laughlin Introduces Nadia™: Elegant Presentation With Exceptional Durability

15-Jun-2016

Newell, WV—If you’ve been searching for dinnerware that evokes elegance and beauty but is still strong and affordable, look no further. The Homer Laughlin China Company introduces Nadia™, the first refined coupe-shape dinnerware in the company’s durable and affordable ivo..
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New Brownfield™ Dinnerware From Homer Laughlin: Urban Style With a Handcrafted Look

01-Jun-2016

Brownfield to debut at NRA 2016 Newell, WV—The Homer Laughlin China Company is proud to introduce Brownfield™, a new dinnerware line that offers endless opportunities for creative, inspired plating. Brownfield is equally at home in farm-to-table bistros, bustling neighborhood caf..
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Homer Laughlin’s Carolyn Offers a Classic Shape, Modern Flair

19-Apr-2016

Scalloped edges make an impression Newell, WV—Whether your business is an urban diner, a busy, upscale hotel, or a farm-to-table bistro, you want your plated meals to leave an impression on your guests. The dinnerware you choose becomes your signature on your culinary creations. Enter ..
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HLC Debuts New Fiesta® Color

24-Mar-2016

Claret brings a rich, deep wine hue to foodservice tabletops Newell, WV—The Homer Laughlin China Company (http://www.hlcdinnerware.com) (HLC Inc.) announced Claret as the newest color in their iconic Fiesta® dinnerware line. Claret, a rich, deep red with purplish undertones, made i..
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HLC Names Foodservice & General Marketing Manager

27-Jan-2016

Katie McIlvain has assumed marketing duties Newell, WV—The HLC family of companies is proud to announce the promotion of Katie McIlvain to the position of Foodservice & General Marketing Manager in November 2015. McIlvain, who received an MBA with a focus in marketing from Duqu..
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“Made in the USA”: Homer Laughlin China Company Makes a Claim of Quality

06-Jan-2016

Independent verification and accreditation earn certification mark Newell, WV — What does it mean when a company boasts their product is “Made in the USA”? How is that claim different from “Assembled in the USA” or “Proud to be an American Manufacturer?&rd..
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HLC Holdings, RAK end distribution agreement

21-Dec-2015

Newell, WV—Dinnerware giants HLC Holdings Inc./Kenilworth Trading Co. LLC (KTC) and RAK Porcelain are ending their distribution agreement, effective January 1, 2016. HLC, through its affiliate Kenilworth, had been the exclusive distributor of RAK Porcelain dinnerware in the U.S. and Canadi..
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The Homer Laughlin China Company Union Members Vote ‘Yes’ on New One-Year Contract

16-Nov-2015

Newell, WV – The members of Homer Laughlin’s union have voted to approve a new one-year labor contract with Homer Laughlin. Union officials informed Homer Laughlin that voting by members of the Glass, Molders, Pottery, Plastics & Allied Workers Union (GMP) Local 419 was completed..
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Hall China Introduces the Pangea™ Collection

23-Oct-2015

East Liverpool, OH — The Hall China Company, part of the HLC family of companies, is pleased to introduce Pangea™ — their unique new collection of tabletop completer items and serving dishes. In this collection, every piece seemingly unfurls. Pangea is designed to be non-linear..
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A New Take on Social Impressions: Food “Beauty Shots” Show Off Distinctive Dinnerware

09-Oct-2015

It’s a Social World Newell, WV — Social media is changing the way many restaurants do business. Not only are chefs composing beautiful and tasty dishes for their patrons, but they’re also keenly aware that their customers are snapping photos of their meals and posting those..
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The Hall China Company Completes the Foundry™ Collection With Introduction of 19 New Pieces

30-Sep-2015

Newell, WV — With a nod to the rugged strength and beauty of seasoned cast iron, the Foundry™ line of ceramic dinnerware and matching baking, service, and completer pieces debuted in February with 16 items. With the introduction of 19 new pieces, the complete Foundry collection was f..
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Hall China Back To Business After Fire

21-Jul-2015

East Liverpool, Ohio — Yesterday, July 20th, at approximately 5:30 p.m. Eastern time, a fire began in the mid-section of Hall China’s East Liverpool plant in one of the three ware dryers used for reducing moisture content. The afternoon maintenance man who was on duty at the time, Br..
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HLC Inc. and RAK Ceramics Announce Joint Distribution in the U.S.

08-Jul-2015

Newell, WV—HLC Holdings, Inc. (HLC) and RAK Ceramics are excited to announce a new joint distribution agreement for the United States. Since 2007, HLC’s Kenilworth Trading Company, LLC has been the exclusive distributor for RAK products in the US market. Under t..
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HLC Introduces Giro Collection by RAK Porcelain

23-Jun-2015

Premium tableware was presented at NRA 2015 Newell, W.V. — HLC Inc. recently introduced an enticing new tableware collection, Giro from RAK Porcelain, at the 2015 National Restaurant Association (NRA) show. Designed by artist Gemma Bernal, Giro is influenced by her lo..
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JOIN US Social Media Announcement

18-Jun-2015

Homer Laughlin Foodservice Division Goes Social June, 2015—Newell, WV—The HLC Family of Companies, including Homer Laughlin Dinnerware, creators of famously collectible Fiesta® dinnerware, Hall China, and Kenilworth/RAK, is feeling social. Are you? ..
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HLC Introduces Marea Collection by RAK Porcelain

15-Jun-2015

Mediterranean-inspired premium tableware debuted at NRA 2015 Newell, W.V. — HLC Inc. recently introduced a new contemporary tableware collection, Marea from RAK Porcelain, at the 2015 National Restaurant Association (NRA) show. Designed by artist Gemma Bernal, Marea i..
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The Homer Laughlin China Company Hosts IUP Hospitality Management Students at NRA

18-May-2015

Next Generation of Food Professionals Garner Tradeshow Experience Newell, WV — HLC Inc.’s Homer Laughlin China Company has partnered for a second year with Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s (IUP) Department of Hospitality Management to host a group of luck..
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The Homer Laughlin China Company Introduces the Retro Collection

17-May-2015

Timeless design for a new generation debuts at NRA 2015 Newell, WV — The HLC Family of Companies is proud to present the Homer Laughlin China Company’s Retro collection, a blast-from-the-past dinnerware line featuring 12 distinctive designs in three groups. All are..
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The Homer Laughlin China Company Unveils the Cottage Collection

16-May-2015

Nostalgic and inviting collection to be introduced at NRA 2015 Newell, WV — Homer Laughlin, part of the HLC Family of Companies, is pleased to present the Cottage collection, a handcrafted dinnerware line that evokes comfort, joy and a bit of nostalgic charm. This beauti..
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Homer Laughlin China Company Wins West Virginia Governor’s Award for Leadership in Industrial Energy

22-Apr-2015

Award winners honored at state capitol Newell, W.V. — The Homer Laughlin China Company is honored to announce that they have received the West Virginia Governor’s Award for Leadership in Industrial Energy Efficiency. The award is prompted by nominations from West Virginia U..
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The Hall China Company Unveils the Foundry Collection

22-Apr-2015

Bold new collection to be introduced at NAFEM 2015 Newell, W.V. — The HLC Family of Companies is proud to present Foundry™, a ceramic dinnerware line that captures the look and characteristic feel of cast iron, without the worry of rusting. The dishwasher-safe oven-to-..
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Homer Laughlin Ready for Their Close-Up With Maxwell House’s “Made Right Here”

17-Apr-2015

Video highlights the work and dedication behind hand-crafting Homer Laughlin China Company products for generations Newell, W.V. —Homer Laughlin China Company is pleased to be showcased in a video series produced by Maxwell House coffee. Entitled “Made Right Here (http:/..
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The Homer Laughlin China Company’s Durathin: 
The Perfect Match For A Special Event

22-Oct-2014

The Homer Laughlin China Company’s Durathin: The Perfect Match For A Special Event Strong and elegant, ideal for buffets and catering October 22, 2014 — Newell, WV — The Homer Laughlin China Company®, a member of the HLC family of companies, is pleased to highlight the..
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The Homer Laughlin China Company Introduces Embers™ – A New Plate Series to Accent Bosque®

02-Sep-2014

September 2, 2014 – Newell, WV – The Homer Laughlin China Company, a member of the HLC Family of Companies, has introduced Embers™, a plate series designed specifically to pair with its popular, forest-inspired Bosque® line of dinnerware. Embers pulls its forest-themed colo..
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Homer Laughlin China Company® Introduces Dolce New, Colorful Pattern Within the Alexa® Line

31-Jul-2014

July 31, 2014 – Newell, WV – The Homer Laughlin China Company®, part of the HLC Family of Companies, unveiled its NEW Dolce pattern at the National Restaurant Association (NRA) show in May 2014. This pattern is available on the company’s Alexa line and features bold brushstroke..
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Hall China® Adds Beverage Service to Popular SoHo Collection

17-Jul-2014

July 17, 2014 — Newell, WV — The Hall China Company®, part of the HLC Family of Companies, announces the addition of a complete beverage service to its versatile SoHo collection. The additions include a chic curvilinear teapot, modern tall mug, individual creamer, sugar stick holder ..
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The Hall China Company® Launches New Catalog


08-Jul-2014

Colors, styles and choices abound in 48-page showcase of U.S.-made tableware July 8, 2014 – Newell, WV – The Hall China Company®, a member of the HLC family of companies, is pleased to present its new catalog highlighting a full line of specialty dinnerware, in..
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Durable Homer Laughlin RE-21 Dinnerware 
Now Available in Arctic White

24-Jun-2014

Newell, WV — The Homer Laughlin China Co.®, a member of the HLC Family of Companies, is pleased to announce an exciting additional choice in their popular RE-21 foodservice-grade dinnerware line. RE-21 is widely known and well respected for its quality, strength and beauty by foodserv..
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The Homer Laughlin China Company 
Introduces New Full-Line Catalog

05-Jun-2014

Gorgeous How-to-Set-the-Perfect-Table Photography Highlights USA-Made Dinnerware June 5, 2014 – Newell, WV –The Homer Laughlin China Company, part of the HLC Family of Companies (HLC), announces the release of its new full-line catalog, a veritable feast for the eyes, featuring its ext..
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HLC Inc. Introduces New Anna Dinnerware Line by RAK Porcelain

01-Apr-2014

HLC Inc. Introduces New Anna Dinnerware Line by RAK Porcelain April 1,2014—Newell, WV—Gentle curves and soft contours define the new Anna line of lead-free, fine-quality dinnerware by RAK Porcelain, distributed exclusively in the United States by HLC Inc. Anna’s timeless be..
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The HLC Family of Companies Introduces New Website

04-Mar-2014

From white tablecloth to café to cafeteria, HLCdinnerware.com is a simple showcase of seemingly limitless dinnerware options. March 4, 2014 —Newell, WV— The HLC Inc. Family of Companies, which includes The Homer Laughlin China Co., RAK Porcelain, and The Hall China Company&r..
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Hall China® Introduces SoHo Dinnerware

22-Oct-2013

Elegant Dinnerware Line Moves Venerable Hall from Accent and Service Ware to Complete Tabletop Offering Newell, WV— The Hall China Company®, part of the Homer Laughlin China Company® (HLC Inc.) since 2010, has introduced SoHo, its first complete dinnerware launch in over a decade. ..
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Homer Laughlin Grants Candy Haugen’s Make-A-Wish® Request for a Special Tour

08-Oct-2013

W.Va. Make-A-Wish and Homer Laughlin team up to give girl a wonderful day Newell, WV — The Homer Laughlin China Company® (HLC Inc.), in conjunction with Make-A-Wish West Virginia, was delighted to offer 12-year-old Candy Haugen of Proctorville, Ohio, a day filled with Fiesta® fun. ..
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Homer Laughlin Announces Return of Mary Ellen Drake as Western Regional Sales Manager

19-Sep-2013

Industry Veteran Welcomed Back Newell, WV — The Homer Laughlin China Company® (HLC Inc.) is pleased to announce the return of former Western Regional Sales Manager, Mary Ellen Drake. Drake previously served in the same capacity from July 1993 through January 2005. In 2005, she am..
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HLC Invests in 3D Printing, Revolutionizes Mold Production and New Product Design

17-Sep-2013

System provides fabrication of physical models in hours September 17, 2013—Newell, WV—Imagine if you could go to your printer and pull from its tray a fully dimensional, live-to-size sample of what only one day before was simply a drawing on your screen. Star Trek didn’t even p..
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