New York, N.Y. March 19, 2015- KitchenBay, the international supplier of high quality Japanese kitchenware and housewares is pleased to announce its wide North American release of the Slimpot kettle for those who enjoy perfect pour over coffee. With its narrow low feed spout and its clean retro minimalist design, the Slimpot provides not only optimal pour over accuracy but elegant coffee house style as well.
“The Slimpot’s exceptional combination of beauty and function has made it a hit throughout Japan with coffee professionals and home enthusiasts alike” says Kei Hirano, Chief Operating Officer of KitchenBay.” “We are so excited to give the Slimpot a proper U.S. distribution to delight the coffee community here as well.”
The Slimpot comes in polished stainless steel, brushed stainless and enamel in a variety of colors. It is currently available in New York at the MoMA Design Store, Cooper Hewett Museum store and Kiosk as well as chic home and gift boutiques such as Abode in Williamsburg, J+B Design in Park Slope and Merci in Paris. In Japan, it has been featured regularly in popular fashion and lifestyle magazines such as Pen and Discover Japan as well as showing up in restaurant themed television shows.
KitchenBay is a producer and wholesaler that offers high quality products for the kitchen and home. Their original, contemporary selection is made in Japan by artisans using traditional Japanese craftsman techniques. The Slimpot is KitchenBay’s signature product and primary example of dedicated traditional craftsmanship in the service of modern domestic ritual.