Do we have a winner??
We are very excited to announce that our new Musical Rufus Christening toy has been shortlisted for Gift of the Year 2014.
This is the 5th time a product from the Rufus Rabbit Collection has made it onto a short list or been a hopeful nominee but the ultimate winner’s title has yet to come his way. Perhaps this time his lucky rabbit feet will work!
Products shortlisted for Gift of the Year 2014 will be judged by the following criteria:
Design innovation and originality, quality of manufacture, sales potential and commercial viability, presentation and packaging, customer appeal and value, retail profit potential, ,marketing and merchandising support to the trade and the consumer and finally, the WOW factor!!
Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony at Spring Fair onSunday 2nd February and trophies will be presented to the winning companies.Finalist products will be displayed in the Gift of the Year 2014 show house at Spring Fairat the NEC Birmingham.
The Gift of the Year 2014 judging panel is:
Lindsey Adam –Bonkers, Richard Barker –Cilla & Camilla, Ronnie Barnard –Gifts for Gentlemen, Lyndsey Brooks –Lakeland, Tina Botterill –Cool! Cards and Gifts at Handpicked Hall, Peter Burridge –Montpellier Gallery, Hilary Davenport –Scotts and Co, Judith Harris –Notcutts, Jane Hudson –Presents for Men, Mark Jones –Occasions Direct, Coralie Keech –Daisy Chain, Kirsten Linton –Cornucopia, Dick Mawdsley –Utility, Nathaniel Mobbs –National Gallery, Jenny Spivey –Frosts Garden Centres, Simon Woolgrove –Achica, Natalie Yates –Gifts From Handpicked, Zoe York –Squashed Tomato
Watch this space and keep your bunny paws crossed that these yummy bunnies are winners!