Our members include...
Bambino Mio Limited Huggabubba Ltd Hauck Group Ltd TotsBots Ltd FIRA International Ltd LittleLife Graco UK & Ireland Steribottle Ltd Harry & Rose My Carry Potty 2012 Ltd And Design Ltd Dorel UK Prince Lionheart UK Ltd East Coast Nursery Ltd Summer Infant Europe Silver Cross UK Ltd Kit for Kids Ltd Infababy Zip Us In Ltd Britax BubbleBum (UK) Ltd Opus Innovations Ltd PacaPod Ltd Bureau Veritas Consumer Product Services UK Ltd Hardenberg&Co Ltd Snuggle Sac Company Ltd (The) Boori Europe Ltd iCandy World Limited Premiere Baby Ltd t/a MOBA SHNUGGLE LTD Cheeky Rascals Ltd Bugaboo International BV Mamas and Papas Ltd Obaby Ltd Totseat Ltd Nuby UK Gro Company (The) BabyStyle UK Ltd Clippasafe Ltd David Lowe & Co Ltd TRL/Child Safety Centre Kid Rapt Ltd Mayborn Group High Street Textile Testing Services Apramo UK Ltd Cosatto Ltd Red Kite Baby Company Ltd (The) Columbus Trading Partners Relyon Ltd Innovative Baby Products Ltd CuddleCo Ltd Tee-Zed Products Ltd Sweet Dreamers Ltd Chicco UK SGS United Kingdom Ltd Babycup Ltd Hippychick Ltd Kiddy Children's Products UK Ltd Cuddledry Ltd Kerrikids Ltd t/a babocush

Latest News

Do you have an exciting new product idea?

05/10/2015

Do you have an exciting new product idea?

The BPA’s Concept & Innovation Awards are now open for entry to anyone from budding designers and students, to mums and dads who have discovered a gap in the market.


The nursery sector is probably one of the most innovative of all industries and it is notable that many products on the market originate from new parents with very diverse backgrounds who hatch ideas to solve problems they experience in their own parenting. In fact numerous winners of the Concept & Innovation Awards over the years have launched such products which are now successfully selling around the world.


Last year, the winner of the Innovation Award was Samantha and Markus Warwick of Innovation Makers for OmniO Rider – an ultra-lightweight, compact stroller which is due to launch to the market in 2016. The joint Concept Award winners, Laura Donnellan & Frances McCabe with Femette - a post-natal cleansing bottle; and Laura Meehan with Squijit - a universal device allowing accessories to be attached to almost any make of pushchair or pram were very early in their development stages and we look forward to seeing their possible launch in the future.
 
Deadline for entry is Tuesday 5th January 2016, after which shortlisted entries will be invited to London to present their ideas to a panel of judges who are all experts in the baby products industry.
 
Four finalists will be chosen – two with Concepts, which are products in their visionary stage; and two Innovations, which may almost be market ready but must not be on sale prior to 20th March 2016. These will be invited to present their entries to the entire nursery industry, including major nursery buyers, at Harrogate International Nursery Fair from 20th to 22nd March 2016, where the overall winners will be announced.

 

DOWNLOAD INFORMATION AND APPLICATION FORMS 

See all BPA News

Welcome
Harrogate International Nursery Fair
Department for International Trade