The show’s media partners and sponsors are selected to help communicate show information to the surrounding area and the whole of the UK.
Show sponsors and media partners
Denre.com is run by IT professional, Denre Bruins, assissted by his partner Charlotte Cowell, who takes care of the PR and content-marketing for their customers. They specialise in solutions for SME retail businesses.
You might be small now but you can think big! The internet is a wonderful leveller that can enable you to punch above your weight and present the best possible face of your brand to the outside world. Their great experience in the retail trade can help propel your business to the next stage of its evolution, reaching customers directly and reducing the costly commission associated with third party selling platforms.
As experts in business, The FSB offer their members a wide range of vital business services including advice, financial expertise, support and a powerful voice in government. Their mission is to help smaller businesses achieve their ambitions.
In 2018 The FSB agreed a South West regional co-branding partnership with Hale Events, enabling them to promote Hale Events’ regional trade shows to their 30,000 members. FSB Devon are delighted to be working with Hale Events as an event partner. The FSB Devon area will be supporting a number of events with the team at Hale in 2021. The Giving & Living trade show is the first of these events, and it is a perfect opportunity for all those in retail to come along and see what’s new and what they can spice up the retail offer with. FSB members will be on the stand throughout the entire show so please come along and meet the team.
The Giftware Association (the GA) is a national trade representative body and is the only UK trade association serving the gift and home industry. We recognise the remarkable talent and creativity of members ranging from retailers to suppliers, high street brands names to individual craftspeople and many others. Since 1947, the association’s commitment has always been to help and support members and help them make money, save money and save time by offering a wide selection of services and support.
Gift Focus magazine is the UK’s leading bi-monthly publication for the giftware industry, distributed to independent retailers, high street multiples, department stores, garden centres, heritage outlets and all other gift stockists. Each issue contains detailed information on influential trade shows and reviews hundreds of new or innovative products, enabling retailers to make informed and profitable buying decisions. Each issue of Gift Focus is mailed directly to named buyers & retailers to an ABC audited circulation.
Gift Focus magazine now incorporates Attire Accessories, which is aimed at fashion accessory buyers.
Home & Giftware Magazine is published by Gifts & Greetings Review Ltd. and produced by industry trade journalist, Charlotte Cowell and account director, Denre Bruins. They have over 20 years’ experience in trade publishing, covering exhibitions at home and overseas, industry news and trends and always keeping their eyes peeled for the beautiful new products that will fly off the shelves of retail businesses large and small. Their circulation includes some of the best galleries, independent retailers, museums, zoos and heritage centres from around the UK and beyond, plus garden centres, department stores and interior designers.