Gift of the
Year Awards






Congratulations to all our shortlisted entries in this year’s competition.


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A unique platform to showcase new and innovative products

The Gift of the Year awards are the most highly respected industry accolades, aimed at recognising the best new products, talent and inspiration in our industry each year.

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Why enter the Gift of the Year awards

Being crowned a category winner gives your business industry-wide recognition and previous entrants have seen a huge boost to their sales and revenue.

The competition has helped to elevate businesses through exposure at trade shows, our winners’ area at Spring Fair, the winners’ brochure, and social media channels.

Our goal is to bring your products to your most important audiences, the buyers and retailers.


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We are absolutely delighted that Tikiri toys was awarded the Gift of the year 2020 in the ethical Gift Category."

Tikiri Toys

"Entering Gift of the Year creates a buzz around a product and the awards are seen as an industry highlight which helps a business like ours with publicity and marketing"

Cheatwell Games

"Recognition via the awards has increased sales within our existing specialist marketplace and opened up sales in entirely new target markets"

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Whether you are a start-up or a multinational brand, discover everything you need to know about entry into the Gift of the Year Awards 2022.

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The Gift of the Year Awards are judged by over 40 industry professionals, from independent retailers to buyers for international organisations.

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Our Sponsors

Every year, our categories are sponsored by an incredible range of businesses both national and international. We are now looking to work with sponsors for the Gift of the Year 2021.

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