Release date: 12.02.2019
Create and Craft welcome Tonic Studios
Create and Craft is delighted to welcome Tonic Studios to Create and Craft TV.
Tonic Studios was established in the UK in 2001 initially focusing on the stationery/office/paper crafts and garden hand tools markets in collaboration with other brands. Tonics belief has always been on high-quality products combined with innovation at affordable prices. With an in-house team of product engineers, graphic designers and illustrators, Tonic are one of the leading providers of craft products.
Tonics aim is to consistently develop quality products for the papercraft community, giving enthusiasts an environment in which to enjoy and share their creative experiences. Tonic states that they know that the connections formed through shared projects are just as important to their customer’s passion as the wonderful designs they create, therefore Tonic strive to provide inspiring platforms and unrivalled customer service, so the customer can simply have fun and create.
Tonic Studios will be launching on 1st of March on the Create and Craft channel with a product launch weekender featuring new additions to the memory book range of products and the UK release of the Nuvo Dream Drops.
Jamie Martin, Chief Executive Officer – Create and Craft, commenting said: Simon and Gareth’s leadership at Tonic and their amazing brands such as Nuvo stun their customers with innovation and fresh thinking whilst maintaining superb quality. Tonic will not only be joining Create and Craft in the UK but we jointly aim to grow our respective US businesses together. Create and Craft are proud to be working with Tonic again and we look forward to a prosperous future working together.
Simon Bathard, Director – Tonic Studios Ltd, commenting said: Tonic Studios are delighted to now be offering all our brands on the Create and Craft Channel. We are proud to offer the crafting community our continued innovation, quality and value. We believe with our versatile Tonic, Nuvo, Craft Perfect and Tim Holtz brands, we can provide Create and Craft customers across the world with more exciting new releases and inspiring demos.
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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
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