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Harrogate Christmas & Gift extends a warm welcome to all exhibitors and visitors attending the 2017 show. The doors open today (Sunday 8th January) at 9.00am and if pre-registrations are anything to go by, you can expect another very busy show this year. With two new additional halls of the Harrogate International Centre (Hall Q and The Kings Suite) and a significant increase in exhibitors, retailers and buyers can expect an action packed four days with a whole host of exciting new products to tempt their customers.

With so much to see, it is worth allowing plenty of time for your visit. If you are staying for several days in Harrogate, we hope you get to enjoy the hospitality that this beautiful North Yorkshire town has to offer, with numerous fabulous bars and restaurants, famous Betty’s tea rooms and the Royal Turkish Baths.

Don’t forget to pick up a copy of the free 2017 Show Guide when you arrive which lists all of the companies exhibiting. Alternatively, visit the website at www.harrogatefair.com which has all show information and an exhibitor list.

Three new collections

BonningtonsBonningtons continues to expand its Kingfisher Festive range which will be fully merchandised at the show and will be presenting three core Christmas collections. The Nordic Cabin Collection features and assortment of products from large iconic pieces to small charming figures; all of which have elements of cosiness and charm. Gingerbread House Collection of plush figures and accessories has a friendly homespun appeal; whilst the Classic Christmas Collection includes all of the staples of a traditional Christmas décor range featuring beautiful Santa figures in assorted designs and styles. The team will also be showing its fully merchandised decorative and string lighting, trees and indoor and outdoor decorations.

Visit Bonningtons on Stand B4

Winter wonderland

IC Innovations welcomes visitors to the world of The Snowman and The Snowdog, the iconic film that was first shown 30 years ago. The company will be launching this brand-new gift and Innovationsnovelty range alongside its bestselling Card Hang Ups and Festively Magic products. The Snowman and The Snowdog range includes fun window gels, festive snow sprays, paint your own items as well as fun games and novelty products which even include a snow man making kit! All items reflect the wintery wonder and warmth of the film which will make a stunning festive display when merchandised.

Visit IC Innovations on stand KS6.

Stay put

After the great success of the Original Haute Décor Mantle Clips in the UK since 2015, Anglo American Distributors, which exclusively distributes the range, Anglo Americanhas decided to increase its product lines for 2017. Haute Décor stocking hangers are safer for inquisitive children and pets than the heavy block type – which rely on their heavy weight to ‘stay put’. Haute Décor adjustable metal stocking hangers have grippers that hold tight, are available in a variety of finishes and will also fit most mantels.

Visit Anglo American Distributors on Stand C3

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