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20th birthday celebration for Industry Awards

Published: 24 January 2007
Britain's biggest social event for the hardware, housewares, garden and diy industry is preparing for its 20th birthday in 2007.
20th birthday celebration for Industry Awards
The Industry Awards is where the whole market comes together to applaud and celebrate the cream of the current season's product innovations.

Entry to the awards is open to any new product in hardware, housewares, garden and diy - the only requirement is that it must have been first launched to the trade between January 1 and December 31, 2006.

Awards will be made in a number of categories, including: cookware and bakeware, decorative products, diy products, garden chemicals and fertilisers, garden equipment, garden tools, hand tools, hardware, kitchenware, packaging, power tools and accessories, security products, small electrical appliances and tabletop products.

More than 450 guests are expected at the awards lunch, which is at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London on Friday, May 11.

The event will feature top names from the world of entertainment and media as a host and cabaret, and will provide the perfect opportunity to entertain key customers or to reward key colleagues.

How to book

A table for 10 at the awards lunch costs £1,200 plus VAT, with individual places at £125 plus VAT. To book call Rachael Pearson on 020 8651 7081.

As always, the Industry Awards are sponsored by some of the biggest names in the industry. Sponsors already committed for 2007 are:

  • Advent Tools;
  • BDC Independents;
  • Cuprinol;
  • Decco;
  • DIY & Garden Show with Totally Tools;
  • Dulux;
  • Exclusively Housewares;
  • Gardeners' World magazine;
  • GfK Marketing Services;
  • GIMA;
  • Good Homes;
  • Hammerite;
  • Home Hardware Southwest;
  • Jura;
  • Lakeland;
  • Lister Locks;
  • Kolnmesse;
  • Mica UK;
  • Mister Blister;
  • Nigel Wright;
  • Polycell;
  • H & L Russel;
  • Stax Trade Centres;
  • Tenax.


    Opportunities to sponsor are still available - call Rachael Pearson on 020 8651 7081 for more details.

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