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In exciting news, CloserStill Media and The NAJ have announced an exclusive agreement within BATF that will see members of the Association receive significant benefits including major stand discounts.
The Jewellery Show which takes place between 5th - 6th September at London's Excel Arena, is an industry wide trade event hosting fine, contemporary, designer jewellery.
At its core, the industry is about bringing people with a common interest together and the ability to connect to generate professional opportunities.
Posted: 23 February 2022
The owner of British Craft Trade Fair (BCTF), Kerrison Exhibitions, is thrilled to confirm a return to the physical exhibition this April following a two-year hiatus. The much-loved show will take place from 10th-12th April at its usual venue of the Yorkshire Event Centre (YEC) in beautiful Harrogate.
Having run for more than 45 years, BCTF is a very special event in the trade exhibition calendar in its focus on purely handmade British goods. From exquisite hand-wrought jewellery and spectacular works of fine art; to the best of British-made ceramics, woodwork, metalwork, paper products, textiles and more, BCTF is proud to fly the flag for British artisans.
Posted: 17 February 2022
Are you looking for a new sustainable brand to entice Gen Z into your store? Do you want to add a new product category after feedback from your customers? Or are you just looking for something to excite you? If you are in the market to discover new products for your business, then London Stationery Show is a must attend.
The London Stationery Show believes in championing the full stationery supply chain. From the brands behind the latest products to the stores who lovingly select and sell a vast array of stationery to hungry consumers.
Posted: 15 February 2022
In light of recent developments with the surge of COVID across the world, the organizers of IHGF Delhi Fair have pushed back its dates to end of March. The show will now be held from 30th March to 3rd April 2022 at its regular venue – India Expo Centre & Mart, New Delhi NCR, India. The show's display themes and product propositions remain unchanged. Covering Home, Fashion, Lifestyle, Textiles and Furniture, this edition will welcome trade visitors to more than 2000 exhibitors in 14 halls and 900 Mart showrooms.
Posted: 11 February 2022
Registration is now live, as London Stationery Show returns to its time-honoured spring deadline. With exhibitors ready and raring to go, thousands of products are set to be showcased from the biggest, boldest, and best brands, all under one roof. Keeping up to date with the latest industry trends is vital for any business, and London Stationery Show does not disappoint with brand new designs and innovative concepts from independent start-ups to top market leaders. Uniting the industry across two busy days, London Stationery Show is truly an unmissable experience for all tastes, styles and needs.
Posted: 10 February 2022
Laurence King Publishing will produce two new gifts for the forthcoming The Amazing Maurice Film
Philip Contos, Commissioning Editor for Gift at Laurence King Publishing, part of Orion Books, has acquired rights to produce a 250-piece jigsaw puzzle and children's matching card game (Puzzle at £14.99 and cards at £12.99 inc. UK VAT, for children and families ages 6+) to accompany the release on Sky Cinema of The Amazing Maurice later this year. The film – produced by Cantilever Media and Ulysses Filmproduktion in co-production with Sky – is based on Terry Pratchett's novel The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents (2001), the first Discworld novel for children, which won the Carnegie Medal in 2001.
Posted: 10 February 2022
ExaClair Limited, the UK distributor for Clairefontaine, is delighted to announce its new collaboration with the renowned German graffiti art brand MOLOTOW, by releasing a selection of six fine art competence sets.
The sets contain specially chosen essentials from both of the brands to highlight watercolour or acrylic techniques. Each set combines a variety of products, such as Molotow ONE4ALL marker pens or AQUA COLOR brushes with carefully selected Clairefontaine Fine Art papers that perfectly complement these artistic instruments. All of the items are contained in either a handy portfolio or gift box that can be both personalised and easily stored.
Posted: 8 February 2022
Thousands of retail buyers, and owners of independent stores from across the UK flocked to Spring Fair at the NEC Birmingham on Sunday as it opened its doors for the first time in two years. As the largest and longest running wholesale marketplace encompassing the very best in home, gift and fashion, the busy aisles and stands across all eight Halls showing that retailers are ready for a return to business as usual and in-person trading, with a palpable thirst for newness and desire to re-stock their stores with the latest products and innovations.
Posted: 7 February 2022
Following its recent survey on the Designs Framework, the IPO has now also announced a major Call for Views on Design and IP, which is long overdue to support an important UK sector that is a USP on a world stage.
Design is a national and international asset for Great Britain and is also an impressive export sector. This is an excellent opportunity for designers/manufacturers and all those engaged who use design to innovate in many different sectors to examine whether current design laws are fit for purpose and respond by reviewing the existing Designs Framework.
Posted: 7 February 2022
As part of its sustainability mission, the 100-year-old family-owned jigsaw puzzle and board game company, Gibsons, has announced that it has joined forces with One Tribe, the certified B corporation whose digital platform enables them to help fight the climate crisis.
For every order that is placed through its website, Gibsons Games has committed to making a donation to protect 100sqm of rainforest, which in turn will help reduce its carbon footprint and helping to save our planet.
Posted: 4 February 2022