Following the recent government announcement, the Independent Toy & Gift Show has been rescheduled from 13th &14th April to 14th & 15th September 2021.
In a release sent this morning, Play-room, the organiser of the show, says Cranmore Park is set up in accordance with Covid secure measures and that recommended safeguards will be implemented to ensure all attendees feel confident, safe and secure. Government regulations are being monitored and the rescheduled event will be adjusted in accordance with the regulations applicable at the time of the event.
The Independent Toy & Gift Show is designed with the independent retailer in mind, providing everything from bespoke offers to unique merchandising solutions, and most importantly access to the most prominent toy and children’s gift suppliers. The show attracts a wide range of professional buyers including those from department stores, toy and gift shops, garden centres and leisure attractions.
The theme for 2021 is Wooden Toys, celebrating the classic play patterns and aspirational attributes of toys made of natural materials. Ravensburger is sponsoring the café and will be showcasing its popular Brio range.
Hosted by Play-Room, the toy division of buying group Associated Independent Stores, the show is open to all independent toy and children’s gift buyers and is renowned for its welcoming atmosphere, along with its relaxed buying environment.
Play-Room preferred suppliers will be notified in due course regarding bookings, those suppliers previously booked into the 2020 show will have first refusal of their originally reserved stand(s).
Highlights of the 2019 show can be seen below: