New and exclusive collections ready to be unveiled at Autumn Fair
Over 1,400 brands are set to exhibit at this year’s Autumn Fair, taking place at Birmingham’s NEC, with many unveiling new and exclusive collections for the first time. Autumn Fair offers an ideal platform for companies to launch their latest products and services to a whole host of independents, multiples and online retailers, with an impressive 27,000+ visitors walking through the doors each year.
Newness will resonate across Volume & Housewares in Hall 1, with a huge variety of amazing products, available for bulk purchase. Visitors can expect to find everything from gifts, toys, housewares, cosmetics and hardware, highlighting the multitude of cross-sector buying opportunities that the Autumn Fair experience offers.
Simon Showman, CEO of Ultimate Products, said;
“This year’s Autumn Fair will be our biggest ever stock show, with £20 million of branded stock on the floor and available for immediate delivery. We have hand-picked 100s of our high-selling, high-footfall lines from our major branded ranges and brought them into stock early, ready for the show.”
Particular highlights for Ultimate Products will be the new Salter Nutri Vortex and Intempo 3D Glasses. PMS International will be returning to Autumn Fair with additional stand space to their usual offering.
Tony Goding, Director of PMS International said;
“We will be launching our new ‘licence’ stand, showcasing our new licence ranges featuring Smurfs, Sonic the Hedgehog, Paddington Bear, Street Fighter, and many more!”
New importers and distributors within the Volume sector include ITP Imports and PJA Distribution and returning exhibitors include The Henderson Group, who will be launching new licenced watch brands, including Belfield and Tokyo Laundry, at the event this year. Visitors can also catch a variety of free and informative seminars at the show this year, an offering designed to add to the Autumn Fair experience.
Sessions will include ‘Buying and selling licenced products: The basics’, ‘Delivery and Logistics Challenges’ and ‘Using licenced products in your business’, with the likes of Rob Corney (Group Managing Director and CEO of Bulldog Licencing) and Chris Evans (Managing Director, Oxford Limited), taking to the stage. Discover the very best wholesale gifts from over 150 exhibitors in the Volume & Housewares sector, including: PMS International, Ultimate Products, Orion Electronics, What More UK, EPE International, USB International, Squirrels UK, Anker International and many more. The Volume Hall at Autumn Fair opens on Saturday 3rd September from 10am.