Hyve Group have announced event changes for 2021 with Spring Fair @Home going virtual for 2021 and the live event returning in 2022.Â Â
Hyve Group have announced that due to new UK government restrictions on the reopening of business conferences and exhibition halls, Spring Fair will no longer take place in February 2021. The next planned home, gift and fashion retail event will be Autumn Fair, together with Moda, at the NEC Birmingham from September 5-8, 2021.
Spring Fair will return as an in-person event, February 6-10, 2022.
Hyve, JWF, Glee at Spring Fair and Moda are working to deliver an enhanced virtual forum with product features and exclusive seminar content designed to educate and inform participants. More information on â€œSpring Fair @Homeâ€ will be available on the Spring Fair website, while â€œFashion Togetherâ€ can be found on the Moda website over the coming weeks.
Julie Driscoll, Managing Director â€“ UK Retail said, â€œWhile it is regrettable that we wonâ€™t be able to meet in person at Spring Fair and Moda in February due to the new UK government rules, we are incredibly excited to host Spring Fair @Home and Fashion Together. Following the success of this yearâ€™s virtual forums, weâ€™re looking forward to providing our clients and customers another touchpoint to be inspired and stay connected with the retail industry.â€
Sarah Ward, Chief Executive, The Giftware Association said, â€œSpring Fair @Home will be a great networking opportunity for the industry and a chance for businesses to stay connected. I am delighted that we are able to host the Gift of the Year 2021 Awards with Spring Fair as part of the virtual forum.â€
For updates on the virtual event visit www.springfair.com