Henri is actively involved in the following Trade Associations. She fully supports their objectives as each help to raise the profile of the industry in the wider market.
The Giftware Association plays a pivotal role in lobbying UK and Euro Parliaments on trade issues like regeneration of our high streets, trade levies and anti-dumping regulations. They offer valuable support to their members by providing industry related advise and information and help make connections between different elements of the industry (suppliers and retailers) to make it more proactive. Membership benefits also include networking opportunities, discounts on related specialist areas, product/supplier information.
The Giftware Association (The GA) is a national trade representative body and is the only UK trade association serving the gift and home industry.
Henri is currently Vice Chairman and will take on the role of Chairman in June 2016.
The GCA is the trade association for the greeting card industry. Their aims are to represent, promote and celebrate this wonderfully innovative sector. The GCA has been the voice of the greeting card industry since 1919 and today comprises over 490 member companies, large and small.
Henri became an Associate Member of the Greetings Card Association (GCA) when it invited retailers to join in 2013.
Henri is a member of ACE, the UK’s only organisation for professionals in the field of cultural and heritage commerce.
Henri is a member of The BOSS Federation, the trade association which serves the UK office supplies and services industry by providing a range of initiatives, cost saving benefits and services, to enhance the business performance of its members.