Create and Craft, the UK’s leading multi-channel craft home shopping retailer, are thrilled to report the continued success that craft book supplier Search Press has seen with the company in 2018. Working closely together this year, Search Press’ sales on the channel have seen a massive 235% growth YTD.
Commenting on the brands growth, Create and Craft buyer Anya Ilic said; ““Search Press joined the Create and Craft family in 2007. With a wide variety of books available for the Knitting and Sewing customer, there library of new and existing books has proven invaluable to the Create and Craft account. With the opportunity to offer new and exclusive books in the market, we are looking forward to what we can bring to our customers going forward”.
Martin de la Bedoyere, Managing Director for Search Press commented: “We’ve always greatly valued our collaboration with Create and Craft. Our books are instructional and beautiful to look at and featuring them on Create and Craft connects wonderfully with so many of our customers old and new. We generate sales, as well as promoting Search Press and our many authors, with Create and Craft an invaluable route to market in these challenging retail times”
Stay tuned for more news from Search Press and Create and Craft’s other brands and product launches.
Notes to Editors –
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, jewelry, 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 and its associated brands won in nine categories at the 2017 International Craft Awards including; Best TV Shopping Channel For Crafts, Best Craft Website, Best Craft Blog, Best for Quality and Best for Customer Service.
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