Friday, 20 May 2011

Showcase opportunity: Toronto Show 6-11 August

Post Pat Steele

This August there's a prestigious giftware and lifestyle show in Toronto. This is a wonderful showcase and collaboration opportunity for Interiors & Lifestyle Futures companies designing and manufacturing high quality, high value, innovative giftware and tableware.

Canada remains an important market for Giftware and lifestyle products, with a retail market worth approximately C$10 billion in retail sales. British made branded products have traditionally sold very well in Canada. British quality and design is recognised and appreciated, and there is always interest in products that offer something new and different to the current ‘mix’.

Benefits for companies
-participation in a group visit from within Interior & Lifestyle industries.
-opportunity to experience first- hand a high profile exhibition in Canada.
-opportunities to meet potential business partners or representatives in market
-excellent networking opportunity
-new contacts and shared market intelligence within the group.
-reduced costs through package offered.
-support of International Trade Adviser pre and post and during the event

Support Package includes:
-participation in Showcase stand at the CGTA show
-carefully targeted audience invited to the showcase stand
-in market support from staff of British Consulate Toronto and UKTI International Trade advisers
-travel grant subject to qualifying criteria

Any Interiors & Lifestyle Futures companies wishing to take part need to complete an application by Tuesday 31 May.

Please contact me, Pat Steele, for an application form and/or further information.

T: 01782 202222/224401