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The Giftware Association has been hosting ‘Meet The Buyer’ events for its members and non-members, as a practical, stress-free way to meet buyers on a one to one basis without the expense of a trade show. This is where we need your help…


As a supplier, we would like you to attend our event on Tuesday 17th October, held in The GA’s hometown of Birmingham in the charismatic venue of The Bond, situated next to the Grand Union Canal in the creative hub of Digbeth, it represents what we stand for as a creative and forward thinking  association as well as a unique venue in  beautiful city.

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The event will comprise of set meetings with confirmed buyers from The National Gallery ,Ocado, Not On The High Street, Gates Garden Centre and Choice Marketing allowing you time to showcasing your products Past events have seen gifts from across the home and gift world, from cards, wrap and stationery,  toys and children’s gifts through to food and drink, design-led products, handy gadgets and scented candle. There is something from all across the home and gift sector and we would love for you to meet these buyers and senior decision makers from top stores.


Our past events have been very successful with buyers from The National Trust, Choice Marketing, Stratford Garden Centres and John Lewis meeting suppliers and on occasion putting in orders on the spot as well as building the foundations to successful business relationships.

If you are interested in attending and meeting the buyers with a more intimate and approachable touch, please get in touch with Simone at Or book here

Thank you

The Giftware Association Team

To find out more about our past events, click here

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