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Articles

Here is a selection of features from Gift Focus magazine.

 

Mum knows best

Mummy dream team Jo McAree and Glenda Tarling have teamed up to create personalised print company, Pumpkin & Posey. ... read more

 

Dids Macdonald, ACID’s CEO, looks at the biggest IP myths in the design industry

Intellectual property (IP) is quite complicated and surrounded by many myths.... read more

 

Say it with chocolate

Morse Toad is the brain-child of Dicky Broadhurst, who was inspired by a 10,000km bike ride and a thoughtful gesture from his mum along the way.... read more

 

Buyers need to be IP savvy

Dids Macdonald, ACID's CEO explains why IP awareness is so important for British design, and explains how gift and accessories buyers can help clamp down on imitations. ... read more

 

Scotland's Trade Fair Spring 2016 review

Mark Saunders, Director of Scotland's Trade Fairs, gives us the lowdown from the 2016 spring event... read more

 

Link building the right way

David Fairhurst shares some expert advice on how to promote your business online using weblinks... read more

 

Insurance solutions: March 2016

March 2016: Gift Focus readers put their insurance queries, concerns and questions to leading brokers TH March ... read more

 

No stopping them

Mark and Angela Stevens have really cornered the market with their gorgeous fabric animal doorstops and draught excluders, and have been established for 25 years. Mark tells us all about their success… ... read more

 

No shelf life

When Jackie McLaren found an ingenious solution to stop her losing her earrings, she and her husband Simon had no idea it would be the start of a new career for both of them. The husband and wife duo, founders and directors of The Little Shop Of, tell Gift Focus how it all happened.... read more

 

Why user experience matters

David Fairhurst gives his expert advice on how to guarantee search engines and make sure your web users love you ... read more

 

Twenty years strong

Denise and Alan Edwards have enjoyed an amazing journey together in business. Both had established careers holding senior management positions in large businesses, in the hospitality and utilities sectors, before bringing these backgrounds together to form Best Kept Secrets.... read more

 

Trading in Thailand

BIG+BIH, the international trade show in gifts, household products and finely designed lifestyle goods, just gets better and better.... read more

 

BAFTS news

BAFTS, the British Association of Fair Trade Shops and Suppliers, brings you the latest news in fair trade retailing.... read more

 

Ambiente just keeps Giving

Ambiente takes place from the 12th to 16th of February in Frankfurt am Main. This year, expect the show to be bigger and better than ever before, introducing new concepts for both exhibitors and visitors. ... read more

 

It's good to talk

Dids Macdonald, CEO of Anti-Copying in Design, discusses the benefits of the company's Mediate To Resolve initiative. ... read more

 

Bringing a little culture to your sales

ACE, the Association for Cultural Enterprises, is perhaps not a widely-known organisation... read more

 

Life's luxuries

Gina Cassidy talks to Gift Focus about launching homeware and home fragrance brand Purcell & Woodcock... read more

 

A breath of fresh air

Giving & Living is back offering a fresh selection of products for buyers targeting the coast and tourism markets... read more

 

Cheers to Kelvin

A UK based company famed for creating successful, innovative life saving gadgets for babies and the elderly are now coming to the rescue of wine drinkers everywhere.... read more

 

Will you back a book to help children understand bereavement?

GA member Inspired Goodbyes is self-publishing a book to help children understand bereavement.... read more