Your direct route to the world’s best makers and manufacturers
Brand new to Autumn Fair
Sourcing, Autumn Fair’s newest sector, will feature the best manufacturers, makers and suppliers from key sourcing regions around the world including Ghana, India, Pakistan, China, Korea, Tunisia and more.
The only international sourcing platform in the UK, Sourcing at Autumn Fair offers exhibitors the best route to access the UK and European gift and homeware retail market, while visitors looking to grow or start their private label offering have direct access to key fabricating regions without the hassle of travelling overseas.
Sourcing brings the international market to the UK
New product discovery made easy
Sourcing will feature its own dedicated theatre, exclusive lounge area and a pop-up trend feature that will support buyers with their private label and international sourcing strategies.
Also exclusive to Sourcing, we are launching a brand-new advanced matchmaking service which will facilitate meetings between 22,000 buyers and 200 international exhibitors. Our brand-new Sourcing Buyer program prepares both the exhibitor and retailer for success by pairing the right buyers with the right exhibitors and starting the conversation early. Watch this space on how to join the program.
Video: On Private Label
Why it's the perfect next step for retailers
The Spring and Autumn Fair team asked retail experts, Karl McKeever, Cate Trotter and Jeremy Corner on their top tips when considering venturing into private label and why it's more important than ever to start as a way to set yourself apart from your competition.
Watch the video now.
Sourcing will highlight new products from international suppliers,
as well as design and manufacturing capabilities across gifts,
homewares, fashion, kitchen and dining, textiles and toys.