TOP DRAWER TO END 2013 BUYING SEASON WITH A BANG

07 Aug 2013

Top Drawer returns to Olympia London this autumn from the 15th-17th September. As the final buying event of the year, Top Drawer offers retailers an unrivalled opportunity to source design-led products, hand-selected for their commercial appeal, quality and price point, in time for retail’s busiest buying season. Top Drawer presents an unmissable opportunity for buyers to stock up on the best-selling gifts, the ones that sell, that can only be found at Top Drawer.

AN EDITED CHOICE
Top Drawer offers buyers an edited selection of the best in UK and international design. A fantastic mix of products can found across 6 dedicated sectors; Gift, Home, Fashion, Wellbeing, Greetings & Stationery and Children’s.

Retailers attending Top Drawer this autumn will see thousands of new and exciting ranges from over 700 of the industry’s leading brands and new independent designers including:
 

  • House Doctor
  • LSA International
  • Berlin Boombox
  • Chive
  • Avenida Home
  • Xystos
  • Green & Spring
  • Rice A/S
  • Designosaur
  • Crabtree & Evelyn
  • Wax Lyrical
  • Lisbeth Dahl
  • W2 Products
  • Grand Illusions
  • Orange Tree Toys
  • Decorque
  • Emma Cowlam
  • The Renovation Store
  • Linum
  • Tiny Todds
  • Pucket Enterprises
  • Avoca
  • Notable Designs
  • Coconutgrass
     

EXHIBITORS CHOOSE TOP DRAWER - EXCLUSIVELY
Many brands have chosen Top Drawer as their only show this season, which is testament to the strength of the show as a buying event. Just some of the exclusive brands at Top Drawer include: Alessi, Arco Candles, Crabtree & Evelyn, Grand Illusions, House Doctor, Jan Constantine, LSA International, Lisbeth Dahl, Parlane International, Linum, Nkuku, Northlight Design, Rice A/S, W2 Products, Mia Kora, L-Living, Wax Lyrical, Caroline Gardner, Cavallini Papers & Co and many more.

AN INTERNATIONAL BUYING DESTINATION
Top Drawer continues to internationalise with its offering of over 50 companies from across the globe. Retailers can source new and commercial ranges from International designers such as:
 

  • Petit Jour Paris
  • La Luna C
  • Design Grafik
  • Deux Filles en Fil
  • Mark’s
  • Papeti
  • Stars & Tart
  • Werkaus Design
  • Trousselier
  • Ulrich Christensen
  • Les Jouets Libres
  • Labprig
  • Apple & Bee
  • Iris Hantverk
  • Jiovanna Agama
  • Studio Vertu Europe
  • Egmont Toys
  • Legami Milano
  • Lovi Oy
  • Miho Unexpected
  • Sence Copenhagen
  • Sue Ure Ceramics
  • Tiara
  • Max Benjamin
  • Foxford Home
  • Alljoy Design
  • Archie Grand

FASHIONGROUP MEDIA
Top Drawer is pleased to be working in partnership with FashionGroup, the leader in online services for fashion professionals. FashionGroup’s International Development Associate Lauren Walker comments;

“Top Drawer’s edited selection of brands ensures that we will make quality contacts through the show. The team is not only a pleasure to work with but also extremely efficient and thorough, making my job that little bit simpler. We are extremely pleased to be in collaboration with the show.” – Lauren Walker.

IN THE KNOW
Top Drawer once again offers a compelling seminar programme featuring free advice for retailers on Multi-Channel Retailing, Visual Merchandising, Trademarking and eCommerce, as well as an exclusive presentation from international brand Rice A/S, on their new book on colour and design for the home. With over 700 of the best UK and international designers showcasing their latest lines and launches, Top Drawer is the one buying event of the year retailers cannot afford to miss. Join us for the final buying event of the year at London’s Olympia 15th – 17th September 2013.
Show Director Raj Gill comments;

‘Exhibitors & retailers continue to increase Top Drawer’s importance with their growing presence. A combination of leading design-led products, fresh talent, and clear layout makes for an easy & targeted buying experience before Christmas. The quality of buyers who visit Top Drawer are integral to the success of the event, which is why new partners choose to work with us – further strengthening our position within the gift industry.’

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