The 2018 edition of the trade’s most prestigious awards event, the UK Jewellery Awards (UKJA), launches today (October 20) and is now open for entries.
Accepting entries in 16 of 19 enterable categories, the UKJA 2018 is the only awards for the jewellery and watch trade in the UK and will recognise excellence across the industry, looking to reward the best businesses and individuals spanning all areas, from design and supply through to sales and retail.
For 2018 some new awards categories have been introduced to ensure the event stays relevant. For more information on the categories, the entry criteria or to start you submission, please click here.
Next year’s awards ceremony will take place on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at the Artillery Garden at the Honourable Artillery Company (HAC) Estate in the heart of the City of London.
This summer party venue, which is new for the awards next year, can accommodate up to 1,000 guests and is set against the historic backdrop of Armoury House, just minutes from Liverpool Street and Old Street stations.
It includes an inside awards venue as well as an outside space and garden, complete with adjacent fun fair.
Welsh jewellery brand Clogau has been named as headline partner of this important industry event for the fifth year running.
Other sponsors already confirmed for the 2018 event include watch brand Citizen, trade show International Jewellery
London, insurance specialists TH March and jewellery brand Uno de 50, as well as official supporter the National Association of Jewellers.
Applications for the 2018 awards can be completed any time from now until January 19, 2018 at https://awards.retail-jeweller.com/.
For sponsorship enquiries please contact Emily.Mills@emap.com