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A shout out for gift wholesalers wanting new independent retail customers!

Are you looking for new markets and a wider customer base? Look no further than the vibrant and distinct business community of the South West of England. Join us at the Giving & Living trade show, Sunday 12th – Tuesday 14th January 2025 at Westpoint, Exeter, where the spirit of the South West meets the dynamic world of retail.

Full of breath-taking landscapes and rich cultural heritage, the South West boasts a business landscape unlike any other in the UK.

“As the organiser of an established and successful business-to-business show specialising in retail gifts and tourism products, I’ve had the privilege of witnessing first-hand the dynamism and innovation that define the South West business scene.” says Mike Anderson, MD of Hale Events Ltd.

Discover why expanding into the South West of England is a smart move for your business:

  • A strong sense of community: From busy historic towns to peaceful seaside resorts, the South West boasts a tight-knit business community that promotes collaboration and support. Whether you’re a seasoned wholesaler or just starting out, at Giving & Living you’ll find a welcoming and friendly environment conducive to building lasting relationships.
  • Embracing tradition with a modern twist: The South West may be steeped in history, but its businesses are anything but old fashioned. Here, tradition blends seamlessly with innovation, creating a marketplace that values both heritage products and cutting-edge designs, presenting a unique opportunity for gift wholesalers to tap into a market that appreciates both authenticity and creativity.
  • A hub for independent retailers: Independent retailers thrive in the South West’s retail landscape, catering to discerning customers seeking both unique and locally sourced products. By showcasing your offerings at Giving & Living, you’ll gain access to a network of retailers eager to stand out from the crowd.
  • Unparalleled networking opportunities: Our trade show facilitates meaningful connections and collaborations. You’ll have ample opportunities to engage, forge partnerships, and stay ahead of emerging trends.
  • Gateway to the tourism market: With its picturesque coastline, historic landmarks, and bustling market towns, the South West is a magnet for tourists, providing a valuable market for your products.

Whether you’re a well-established wholesaler or a budding entrepreneur, Giving & Living offers a range of affordable options to suit every budget. From large stands showcasing your full range to smaller setups perfect for face-to-face meetings with regional representatives or agents, there’s something for everyone. This isn’t just a place to display your products; it’s a platform for building meaningful relationships without breaking the bank. Experience the power of affordable lead generation and unlock new opportunities in the South West of England.

For more information about Giving & Living call 01934 733433, email, or visit the website:




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