Welcome to your Industry Body
The Giftware Association is at the heart of the UK's gift and home industry
With over 70 years experience, we are the voice of the industry
We support and educate businesses of all sizes on their journey, by becoming a member you will be able to take advantage of our wealth of knowledge, experience and network of industry experts. We can help you and your business thrive.
LAURA NEWBOLD BREEN JOINS ACID AS CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Industry veteran Alison Graham joins Clarion Retail
Sara Davies Promotes Gift of the Year
FOUR DAYS TO GO...
Spring Fair and Autumn Fair Strengthens the Leadership Team with the Appointments of Jackson Szabo and Soraya Gadelrab
The Puppet Company launches special Christmas Collection to support Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day
Join us to start benefiting from our support
The GA is at the heart of the gift and home industry and is best place to connect you with the right people and services to build your reputation and to help your business thrive.
We are Creative
Experience internationally recognised awards, competitions, marketing support, networking events, new creative opportunities, podcasts, collaborations.
We are Protective
Experience Copywatch, legal and HR advice, product testing support, new product launch advice…
We are Community
Experience regular meet-ups both in person and online, where you can network with your peers, learn, share knowledge and come together as one community…
We are Connected
Experience the benefits of our enormous level of expertise. The GA connects you to experts, suppliers, retailers and service providers – all with one goal: to help your business grow.
We are Education
Source Evergreen content within our resource library where you can learn 'how to' upgrade your business skills with our expert knowledge.
We are International
Experience our specialist International Department with links to Government, the Department for Business and Trade and International Shows. They are able to help with all kinds of international trade issues.
We have been supporting the home and gift industry for over 70 years and over this time we have created courses both in-person and online to help you, your business, and its staff to achieve greatness and success.
Read and learn from our latest documents to help your business thrive and grow. Find white papers, trend reports, and more.
View our collection of videos and educational resources which will covers topics such as social media, trends, mental heath and well being and everything in between.
Discover a range of courses that will help you, your business, and staff level up and help your business succeed even in the toughest of times.
Experience regular meet-ups both in-person and online where you can network with your peers, learn, share knowledge, and come together as one community helping others in our industry. Our events are one of our most popular member benefits, designed to connect, inspire, and engage our community.
Check out our library of past events and view our calendar to see what is relevant to your business and what events we have coming up
WOMEN IN GIFTS EVENT
Ladies, get ready for a two-day celebration of the incredible women in our industry! Taking place at our headquarters in the Jewellery Quarter in Birmingham, this event promises to be the highlight…
Llandudno Gift Fair
The Llandudno Gift Fair is the ideal destination for businesses that want to stock a wide variety of products for garden centres, zoo’s, visitor centres, tourist attractions, farm shops, gift shops…
Giving and Living
Giving & Living 2024 – Gift-Coast-Home - Ideas that sell.
Top Drawer London
Held in the heart of London, Top Drawer is the UK's leading design-led trade show, carefully curated with buyers in mind. Join us at Olympia London on 14-16 January for the S/S edition.
Our Patrons and Partners
Our Patrons and Partners stand with us to deliver opportunities to the entire industry.
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