Release date: 08.02.2019
Create and Craft, the UK’s leading multi-channel craft home shopping retailer goes from strength to strength!
To top off a year of significant growth, Create and Craft have received multiple International Craft Award accolades including; Best TV Shopping Channel for Crafts, Best Craft Website, Best for Customer Service, Favourite Craft Celebrity – Dean Wilson, and Best Craft Blog for the second year running!
Create and Craft recognise that their incredibly loyal customers are constantly seeking new products and innovation to challenge and grow their creativity, launching more than 15,000 new products in the last year to meet their customers’ needs.
Steve Hubbard, Head of Buying for Create and Craft commented saying “After recently winning numerous International Craft Awards we are extremely proud at Create and Craft to continue to bring our customers the best products in terms of innovation and value across a significant number of International Brands which are brought to life through our experienced Craft Experts and Presenters”
Create and Craft have also initiated partnerships with the mental health charity Mind, the Denman WI and the Academy of Scrapbooking & Arts all of which will continue into 2019 driving a new opportunity for new customers.
Create and Craft continues this growth journey in 2019 having already launched numerous International Brands and products across a spectrum of Crafts with many more established Brands coming to the Channel very soon ………….
Notes to Editors –
About Create and Craft TV
Create and Craft, part of the Ideal Shopping Direct Group, is an award winning multi – channel craft retailer. Create and Craft broadcasts live on TV and online in the UK and US to over 70 million homes. It offers paper craft, jewellery, sewing, cake decorating and knitting products. Create and Craft is part of Ideal Shopping Direct Limited, one of the UK’s leading multi-channel home shopping retailers with a growing team of 700 based in Peterborough, UK. Ideal Shopping Direct is the most prolific broadcaster of live television in the UK and the No1 direct retailer in craft in the UK. Create and Craft won GOLD in seven categories at the 2016 International Craft Awards including; Best TV Shopping Channel for Crafts, Best for Quality, Best for Customer Service, Best Website, and Best on-line shop. In July 2018, the business was acquired by Aurelius Alpha Limited, a subsidiary of Aurelius Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA.
US customers access Create and Craft via its dedicated channel on Dish TV channel 221, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Android or Apple apps via createandcraft.com 24hrs a day.
UK customers access Create and Craft via Freeview channel 23, Sky channel 683, Freesat 813, Virgin 748, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Android or Apple apps and via createandcraft.com