Gift Focus - Jan/Feb 2020 (Issue 117)

117 SPRING FAIR PREVIEW  AMSCAN INTERNATIONAL Stand: 5J70-K71 Amscan International will be showcasing its latest ranges of partyware, balloons and costumes at Spring Fair 2020. New licensed additions include a refreshed Peppa Pig party ensemble; featuring a bright colourful design to complement its existing foil balloons and dress-up. Amscan is excited to be launching a range of licensed Warner Bros. costumes and accessories, which will be ready to view at Spring Fair. The initial range launch will include icons from the DC Universe from Batman to Supergirl, as well as Scooby Doo and leading characters from the Wizard of Oz ; with many more to be revealed throughout the year. That’s not all, Disney fans will love Amscan’s new Mickey and Minnie Mouse foil balloons. Also joining Amscan’s party offering is a Dino-mite party ensemble and an ‘On the Road’ range; both perfect for pre-schoolers. There’s also a new Confetti Fun birthday collection ideal for all ages, which includes mix and match milestone options from ages 18 to 80. Visitors to Spring Fair will also get to see Amscan’s new spherical Marblez TM balloons by Anagram. There are six stunning colour options in the range, which make a stylish party decoration for any occasion. EARTH SQUARED Stand: 1H11 The brand-new spring/summer collection from Earth Squared will be on display at Spring Fair. You can visit this fair-trade accessories brand in hall one to view gorgeous new styles in a soft summery palette for the warmer months. Highlights to look out for include new spot collections, stylish printed cottons and new scarves. Many of the new collections for spring 2020 share a mutual colour palette meaning easy merchandising and cross- selling opportunities. Oil cloths are popular right now and staple designs have been updated with four new colourways on offer. The stunning new colour selection including greys, powder blue and mustard are seen in favourite styles such as backpacks, messenger bags and totes. Best-selling appliqué animal products have been updated for the new season with tweed or plain wool backgrounds and a selection of adorable furry friends. If you’re not visiting the show, you can always contact the friendly sales team on +44 (0)1620 892 289 or email sales@