Lifetime Brands, Inc. is a North American resource for nationally branded kitchenware, tabletop and home decor products. The Company has three main product categories: food preparation, tabletop and home d-cor. Products offered within the food preparation category include kitchenware, cutlery and cutting boards, bakeware and cookware, pantryware and spices, fondues and tabletop entertaining, and functional glassware. Products offered within the tabletop category include flatware, dinnerware, tabletop accessories, giftware, glassware, crystal, serveware and barware. Products offered within the home d-cor category include non-electric lighting, wall decor, picture frames, seasonal decorations, decorative accessories and lawn and garden decor. Lifetime Brands has introduced over 3,600 new or redesigned products during the year ended December 31, 2007. In June 2008, the Company acquired the business and certain assets of Mikasa, Inc., from Arc International SA.