- May 30, 2018
- Posted by: OIA Admin
- Category: Association News
There are just three weeks left to enter the 2019 UK Outdoor Industry Awards and put your products in front of our panel of influential journalists and retail judges, including retailers Steven Reynolds, (International Manager, Bergfreunde), Jamie Shepherd (General Manager, Gaynor Sports), Daniel O’Keefe (Buying & Merchandising Director, Outdoor & Cycle Concepts) and Paul Casey (Managing Director, Hooked On Granite Ltd. T/A Joe Brown Shops and The Climbers Shop), as well as Chris Townsend (Gear Tester, TGO), Rob Ganley (Editor, The Camping & Caravanning Club), Will Renwick (Editor, Outdoors Magic) from the media.
Following the same successful format as previous years, all products entered will be initially displayed to over 1,000 visitors at the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS 2018), the UK’s largest outdoor trade exhibition, in July (3rd – 5th), where the judges will select the finalists in each category. The finalist products will then be displayed within a dedicated area to over 90,000 consumer visitors at the Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show in February (19th – 24th) 2019, allowing them to vote for their favourites in person, as well as online.
For further information and download an entry form, please visit www.theoia.co.uk/awards before 22nd June. For further information about exhibiting at OTS 2018, please contact the show organisers, MCS, on 0161 437 4634 or visit www.outdoortradeshow.com to download the booking form.