Autumn Fair

1-4 SEPTEMBER 2019 - EVERYDAY SECTOR OPENS 31 AUG

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  • If you are looking to find sustainable brands, here is a snapshot of some of the ethical brands that will be showcasing their products at Autumn Fair.
  • Pushing creative boundaries encourages a brave approach in an increasingly fragile world. A rebellious attitude and brave approach to style is key. 
  • Sarah Ward, the CEO of the Giftware Association and the BTAA, talks about the current state of the retail market and where she sees it going in the future.
  • While having a presence at a trade show is the first step to expanding your customer base, there are a few tips for selling at trade shows that can help you succeed. 
  • The Internet of Things is the digital connection of products which allows data to be easily shared between them. It is transforming the retail industry in multiple ways. 
  • While sourcing private label goods can be a great opportunity, there are also some hurdles to overcome.

  • June's retail news roundup sees a positive month for international shoppers and an increase in retailers effort to be sustainable. All this and more in this month’s retail news roundup – editor’s picks.
  • Take a look at some of the wholesale fashion and jewellery brands that are coming to Autumn Fair this September.
  • The Greetings sector at Autumn Fair is full of the best greetings companies from all around the world, here is a snapshot of some of them coming. 
  • Trade shows, especially wholesale trade shows, aren’t losing their edge for many reasons so we’ve rounded up the biggest benefits of attending trade shows. 
  • Generation Z currently account for somewhere between £22 billion to £112 billion in direct spending, but their influence on consumerism does not step there. 
  • Retailers need to take these factors into account when they are trying to improve their innovation in the retail industry.
  • These five unique and innovative wholesale gifts for retailers will be a welcome addition to any store and your customers will love them. 
  • The retail industry has had a positive month this May with an increase in sales for major retailers and the launch of sustainable initiatives.  
  • The Play & Tech sector of Autumn Fair is home to the most exciting and popular kids wholesale products and brands in retail.
  • One of the most important and effective marketing methods in the retail industry is word of mouth.
  • The global furniture market is set to increase year on year, hitting €670 billion by 2024. This market can be competitive but the future looks positive.
  • There are too many fresh and exciting Autumn Fair exhibitors to list, so here’s a small snapshot of the Beauty & Wellbeing suppliers you will find at the show.
  • One of the key spring summer fashion trends for s/s 2020 is natural and honest. The wonders of nature blends contemporary craft and imperfect beauty.
  • Keep up to date with what happened in the retail industry this April, with this month's retail new roundup - editor's picks. 

  • Millennials are the largest living generation, so it’s important for retailers to familiarise themselves with their buying behaviour.
  • Subscription boxes are the most popular way to market retail subscriptions to consumers, with half of all millennials in the UK signed up to at least one.  
  • While every retail store will have multiple different types of customers, they can be broken up into five more general terms. A different sales approach will work best with each.
  • In the Living Sector, you will find some of the best furniture and homeware suppliers in the business. Here is a snapshot of some of the home companies that should be on your radar. 
  • Personalisation is very on-trend in the retail industry. Consumers want to feel an emotional connection to the brands they are using and wearing.
  • Exhibiting at trade shows can do a lot for your retail company including lead generation, developing your brand, and learning about the industry. 
  • A look at the macro fashion trends that will be evident in spring/summer 2020. The macro S/S 2020 trends will be honest, limitless, ritualistic, and brave. 
  • Find out more about where Superdry is at with their infighting, Ebay’s success with small retail businesses, Wayfair’s first step to becoming a hybrid retailer, and why April is set to have better sales than March, in this months retail news - editor’s picks.
  • When consumers shop in-store (and even online) they aren’t solely looking to buy products, they are also looking for an interactive retail buying experience.These five retailers are offering an in-store digital experience. 

  • A brand’s personality is the human element that consumers relate to when they deal with or think of a brand. How a brand expresses itself can make or break the relationship with their customers.
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