Why Enter?


There are many benefits to entering into this unique awards event, your company and products will automatically be exposed to our distinguished panel of judges, these being buyers and buying directors from leading retailers, independent retailers and industry experts.

AND... you will automatically be invited to the high profile awards ceremony held on Sunday evening at the NEC Spring Fair where our industry guest speaker presents trophies to the winning companies.

In addition to the above benefits, if your products are chosen as 'winners' or 'highly commended' your company or products will recieve...

Profile-raising media coverage as part of the major PR campaign to the national trade and consumer press.

Product Endorsement with the acclaimed Gift of the Year status – Winner or Highly Commended or even Judges’ Overall Choice.

Inclusion in the Gift of the Year catalogue distributed within the UK and overseas.

Dedicated Gift of the Year point of sale and marketing material for use at exhibitions and for instore displays.

For the winner of the Overall Judges’ Choice category the winning company will receive a FREE exhibition stand space at Autumn Fair 2017.