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3-6 SEPTEMBER 2023

Exhibit at Autumn Fair


Exhibit at
Autumn Fair

Right Time, On Trend, In Stock

Say hello to Autumn Fair. We're THE destination for you to exhibit all things home, gift and fashion to the biggest names in retail. Have something to offer? Come and join us.



Autumn Fair is so much more than a trade show, it’s a hub for product inspiration, new ideas and exclusive industry insights that keep thousands of purchase-ready buyers returning. Taking place just in time for the Golden Quarter, it’s the season’s most important retail marketplace for buyers to stock up for the festive season. This is what makes Autumn Fair the perfect platform for you to showcase your collection. With 4 key buying destinations, Home, Gift, Moda (fashion), and Design & Source and 15 sectors, there’s no end to the variety of products you can exhibit.  

Autumn Fair puts the most sought-after products and creative thinkers under one roof. That’s why the biggest names in retail return each year from both the UK and overseas, on the lookout for YOUR products. We facilitate lasting connections between retailers, suppliers, designers and marketers, so whether you’re looking to reconnect with long-lasting customers, or wanting to meet new buyers, you’ve come to the right place. 


Why Exhibit


Meet purchase-ready buyers

Autumn Fair attracts thousands of high-quality buyers from some of the biggest names in retail, across online retailers, department stores, independents and multiples. Retailers attend to stock up on their next best-sellers and make short orders in the lead up to Christmas, Easter and beyond. You’re in the best place to meet the right contacts for your business. Don’t just take our word for it, click below to read our exhibitor success stories. 


We offer brand exposure

You provide the products, we provide the platform. Market your brand all year round, with our exciting digital opportunities. Get featured in our show guides and online exhibitor list where you can create your own profile with your product imagery, videos and contact details. We even offer newsletter sponsorships and promoted social media posts. The earlier you book, the more there is to get involved with! 


The spotlight on sustainability 

Meet buyers who value sustainable, ethical and locally sourced brands and let them find you through our Sustainability and Made in Britain Trails. Once you’ve confirmed your stand at Autumn Fair, fill out your sustainable actions on the Ezone. This enables buyers to easily find you when filtering for sustainable brands on the exhibitor list. Stand out from the crowd and find out more about our Sustainability Trail today. 


Be at the centre of UK retail 

Autumn Fair is the UK’s source for all things home, gift and fashion. Located at the NEC, Birmingham, we’re at the centre of the UK, putting your products at the centre of UK retail. Getting to Autumn Fair is stress free as we’re easily accessible by car, bus, train and plane. We welcome British, European and International suppliers to come and showcase their products with us and make new connections. What are you waiting for? 


We champion retail 

Autumn Fair is more than just a trade show. That’s why we seek to provide not only the greatest products, but also the most valuable content to both buyers and suppliers. Every day during the 4-day event we host live seminars from retail experts and trend forecasters providing exclusive insights into the retail industry. But that’s not all, for the rest of the 361 days in a year, we continue to provide free webinars, workshops and trend reports to keep you up to date. 



Autumn Fair are offering a 5% kickback on stand rates, exclusive to members of The Giftware Association, applicable if you have been a member for over 6 months. The Giftware Association, offers a wide selection of money-saving services, including free marketing, design protection, payment processing deals and legal advice.


Who will you meet?

Join us this September and meet the likes of  Fenwick, Oliver Bonas, Paperchase, Hillcrest Garden Centres and Merlin Entertainment, plus thousands more! 

who will you meet at Autumn Fair

The exhibitor’s toolkit 

Putting your brand in front of thousands of UK and international buyers is what we do – at the show, before and after. As an Autumn Fair exhibitor, you’ll benefit from our industry-leading, multi-channel marketing campaigns and social reach, including: 


  • A dedicated profile to showcase your brand and products 

  • Insightful and supportive newsletters 

  • Webinars with industry experts 

  • Social media promotion with a 90k+ cross-channel followership 

  • A dedicated profile on the Autumn Fair Show App 

  • A gallery of digital banners to promote your presence on your channels 



  • Digital exposure including regular email promotion to over 450,000 industry professionals 

  • Personalised printed and digital invites for your customers and prospects 

  • A listing in The Little Black Book, a pre-show guide planner distributed to approx. 40,000 industry professionals in August 

  • A profile listing in the official Autumn Fair Show Guide, a year-round address book for retailers 


Talk to our sales team today
about securing your stand


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