Why Exhibit?

CHSI Stitches is the UK’s leading and only trade show for the creative craft industry. Established for over 40 years and organised by ICHF Events the UK’s leading organiser of events for the creative craft and hobby industry.

The 2020 edition will run from 16-18 February at NEC, Birmingham.

 

 

Why Exhibit?

Taking place at the start of the buying cycle, CHSI Stitches attracts thousands of trade buyers who come to discover new products, choose their new lines for the year ahead and place orders for the year ahead.

From micro to multiple retailers CHSI Stitches is the best way of accessing the UK craft market.

 

Over 50%

of UK craft businesses represented with a combined spend of £407m available

9 out of 10

visitors make buying decisions with 75% being owners / directors

35 Countries

Access to buyers from 35 countries in just 3 days

 

With a commitment and firm strategy in place to increase visitor numbers in 2020, CHSI Stitches is your opportunity to access independents, internet retailers, manufacturers and wholesalers.

 

Stand Enquiry Sample Visitor List

 

Stand Options

SHELL SCHEME

This stand will include wall panels, a fascia name board and carpet. Any extra
features such as electrics, wifi and furniture will need to be arranged separately with
the official contractors.

 

Price (per m2)
Type S1 Standard
(frontage open to aisle)
£265
Type S2 Corner
(2 sides open to aisle)
£275
Type S3 End of Aisle
(3 sides open to aisle)
£286
Type S4 Island
(4 sides open to aisle)
£318

SPACE ONLY

This stand will include floor space only (no carpet). You will need to use your own
suppliers to arrange for the construction of your own unique stand.

 

Price (per m2)
Type F1 Standard
(frontage open to aisle)
£236
Type F2 Corner
(2 sides open to aisle)
£242
Type F3 End of Aisle
(3 sides open to aisle)
£252
Type F4 Island
(4 sides open to aisle)
£286

BRIGHT SPARKS PAVILION

A new area for those companies that are just starting out, with shallower depth
stands but all the same great features and promotional opportunities available.

 

Price (4m x 1m stand)
Type F1 Standard
(frontage open to aisle)
£930
Type F2 Corner
(2 sides open to aisle)
£975

 

 

Sponsorship opportunities

We offer sponsorship opportunities that help our clients engage with and create positive experiences for our visitors and your target audience.

We offer traditional sponsorship opportunities as well as being able to work alongside you to create bespoke solutions to meet your objectives and budget. We are able to deliver sponsorship pre-show, onsite and post show through a range of mediums including digital and social media.

Sponsorship allows you to leverage your position within the event and provide exposure that reaches beyond your stand.

View the sponsorship document here. 

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor please contact Steve Mitchell on +44 (0) 1425 460 811 or email stevem@ichf.co.uk to discuss availability and the full list of options.

 

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